Facilities Development & Operations News
New East Campus Parking Lot
Construction of a new 54 space parking lot located west of Argonaut Village on the North side of Campus Drive has begun. The planned completion date is August 7, 2015.
Tennis Courts East Campus Athletic Complete, Phase I of II
Site work has begun for the storm water and infrastructure improvements. Included will be enlarging a retention pond near parking lot SP2 and creating a new six (6) lane batting cage facility that will service the baseball and softball teams. The building will be located east of the existing baseball field. The planned completion date is August 7, 2015.
Energy Savings Performance Contract
The University of West Florida will be starting the initial phase of an Energy Savings Performance Contract to identify inefficient electric and HVAC components. The Siemens Company, our partner for this project, will begin accessing buildings during the week of April 13th: 4,6,8,10,11,12,13,19,21,22,32,36,37,38,40,41,43,46,48,19,50,51,52,53,54,58,63,70,71,72,73, 74,75,76,77,78,79,80,81,82,83,84,85,86,88,89,90,91,92,93,94,95,99,100,146,147,158,194, 200,201,202,203,204,205,209,210,211,213,214,219,223,224,225,233,281,291,960,20E,20W, 58A,58B,76A,82B,SHCC01,SHCC02,SHCC03,SHCC04.
Note: Some buildings require special precautions. The Facilities team is working with a designated faculty or staff member from each building to accompany the Siemens Technician into sensitive areas.
Temporary Office Space
There are temporary, portable office spaces installed in the green space east of the Camellia Garden and between the service roads. These leased office spaces are being used to house building 53 occupants during the total renovation of building 53 (College of Business Phase III) which should begin soon. The portables will be on site for approximately 12 months and the site will be fully restored once the portables are removed. There will be no impact on Camellia Ardent. Contact Terri Perry, FPC Project Manager. 850-474-2006, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The College of Business Phase III of III
This is a $8.4 million FY 2013/14 State of Florida appropriated funded project. Building 74 was completed. Building 76 will be completed in December, 2014. Building 53 is in the design consultant selection phase. Construction is expected to start in the winter of 2014 and be complete during early Fall, 2015.
Building 58 Lab Sciences Renovation, Phase I of II
This FY 2014/15 $11 million of Florida appropriated project is on-hold providing re-appropriation for a new Lab Sciences Annex. The new building will be connected to Building 58 on the south elevation. An Additional $8.671 million to th e$11 Million is requested.