Facilities Development & Operations News

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Construction Notification

Temporary Football Facilities North of Aquatic Center

Site preparation will begin on the Temporary Football Facilities located north of the Aquatic Center. Site work will begin on May 28, 2015. The work will include grading, tree removal, utility infrastructure and installation of temporary buildings. Anticipated completion date is September 1, 2015. 

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 is in 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 continue accessing buildings during the week of June 1: 10, 14, 15, 16, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 40, 77, 86, 88, 89, 90, 95, 201, 202, 203, 204, 901, 910, 920, 921, 922, 925, 930, 82B, 901A, 901B, 901C, 901D, 910E, 910F, 910G, 910G, 910H, SHCC01, SHCC02, SHCC03. 

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, tperri@uwf.edu.


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 the $11 Million is requested.