Design & Construction Projects

Design & Construction Projects

To learn more about these and other UNC design and construction projects, refer to the General Administration Capital & Construction website.

Capital Improvement Project Request form

Library Revised Phase 3

Funding: New Library $24,920,000; Phase III Project Budget $1,659,000.

Designer: Gensler

Est. Timeline

  • Design Start                       February 2017
  • Design Finish                     June 2017
  • Construction Start             January 2018
  • Construction Finish           June 2018

Current Status:
Awarded to Central Builders Inc. of Mebane, $1,028,000. Construction to start imminently. The project is financed by state-appropriated capital funds. 

Performance Place Renovation

Funding: NC Connect Bond Project $2,900,000 and Private Donor $5,000,000.

Designer: Vines Architecture

Est. Timeline

  • Design Start                    February 2017
  • Design Finish                  February 2018
  • Construction Start         August 2018
  • Construction Finish        June 2019

Current Status:
Pending SCO approval.

Old Library Renovation (Connect NC Bond Project)

Funding: NC Connect Bond Project $8,000,000.

Designer: Szostak Design

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start                     February 2017
  • Design Finish                   June 2018
  • Construction Start          October 2018
  • Construction Finish         September 2019

Current Status:
Pending SCO approval.

Campus Master Plan Phase II

Funding: 2016 Carry Forward, Institutional Trust Funds - Project Budget $499,999.

Designer: Robert A. M. Stern Architects (RAMSA) 

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start                November 2017
  • Design Finish               February 2018

Current Status:
99% pending UNCSA approval.

Gray Building North End Restrooms Fit-up

Funding: 2015 Repair and Renovation Funds – Project Budget $200,000.

Designer:  Gensler

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start                     February 2017
  • Design Finish                   September 2017
  • Construction Start           December 2017
  • Construction Finish         April 2018

Current Status:
Complete.

Gray Elevator Replacement

Funding: 2016 Repair and Renovation Funds - Project Budget $305,000.

Designer: HH Architecture

Est. Timeline:

  • Designer Start                 September 2017
  • Designer Finish               January 2018
  • Construction Start          May 2018
  • Construction Finish         August 2018

Current Status: Awarded to Davie Construction.

Design & Production Ceiling Replacement

Funding: 2016 Repair and Renovation Funds - Project Budget $270,000.

Designer: Davis Kane

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start                        November  2017
  • Design Finish                      March 2018
  • Construction Start             May 2018
  • Construction Finish           August 2018

Current Status:
Under review.

William Buck Building HVAC Upgrades

Funding: 2016 Repair and Renovation Funds - Project Budget $260,000.

Designer: SUD Engineering

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start               November 2017
  • Design Finish             January 2018
  • Construction Start     May 2018
  • Construction Finish    August 2018

Current Status: Awarded to Professional Air Systems.

Campus-wide IT Infrastructure Improvements

Funding: 2015 Carry Forward Funds - Project Budget $300,000.

Designer: Multiple

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start                 November 2017
  • Design Finish               Various
  • Construction Start       Various
  • Construction Finish     June 2018

Current Status: Facilities Management Department complete.

Campus Police and Central Storage Improvements

Funding: Capital Carry Forward Funds - Project Budget $129,000

Designer: ADW Architects

Est. Timeline

  • Design Start             January 2018
  • Design Finish            March 2018
  • Construction Start    July 2018
  • Construction Finish   October 2018

Current Status: Architect selected: ADW Architects. In Design.

Hanes Commons "Well" Project

Funding: Private Funds - Project Budget $100,00

Designer: Gensler

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start              December 2017
  • Design Finish            March 2018
  • Construction Start    June 2018
  • Construction Finish   August 2018

Current Status: Determining scope of design improvements to make the space more inviting for student use.

Immersive Media (Study)

Funding: Private Funds - Project Budget $50,000

Designer: DLR Architects

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start             February 2018
  • Design Finish           September 2018
  • Construction Start   TBD
  • Construction Finish  TBD

Current Status: Study to determine the space needs for emerging programs in the School of Filmmaking. 100%

Workplace West HVAC, Fire Alarm Replacement

Funding: 2017 Repair and Renovation Funds- Project Budget $955,000

Designer: TBD

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start
  • Design Finish
  • Construction Start
  • Construction Finish

Current Status: Designer selection for construction documents to replace the HVAC and Fire Alarm systems at Workplace West.

School of Music HVAC Chiller Replacement

Funding: 2017 Repair and Renovation Funds - Project Budget $200,000

Designer: Brady Services

Est. Timeline:

  • Construction Start     April 2018
  • Construction Finish   April 2018

Current Status: Complete

de Mille Theater Site Storm Water Management

Funding: 2017 Repair and Renovations-Project Budget $383,000

Designer: TBD

Est. Timeline:

  • Design Start
  • Design Finish
  • Construction Start
  • Construction Finish

Current Status: Designer selection for construction documents to redesign and rebuild the storm water systems at de Mille Theater.

Steven Center Emergency Repairs

Funding: 2016 Repair and Renovation Funds- Emergency Authorization $302,000

Designer: Engineered Concepts

Est. Timeline:

  • Construction Start      December 2017
  • Construction Finish    March 2018

Current Status: Complete.

de Mille Theater AC Replacement

Funding: Project Budget 175,000

Designer: Brady Services

Est. Timeline:

  • Construction Start    May 2018
  • Construction Finish  June 2018

Current Status: Equipment has been ordered.