Weekly Project Updates

The Office of Planning, Design and Construction is pleased to share weekly project updates with the campus, the community, and beyond. While not a comprehensive list, the updates reflect our more substantial campus projects. Below are our most current updates and previous updates are available at the bottom of this page. If you would like additional details, or information regarding a project not listed below, please contact our office at 417-836-5101 or email us at DesignandConstruction@Missouristate.edu. Thank you for your interest in projects at Missouri State University.

Update for Week Ending November 15, 2019

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Ozarks Educational Center, Bull Shoals Field Station

Adam Shuler, Project Manager

The interior door frames have been installed in the main building.  Ductwork and electrical rough-in are underway.  An above ceiling and in wall rough-in inspection has been scheduled for next week.  Roof, siding, and storefront windows will be installed in the coming weeks.

Cooperative Engineering Expansion and the eFactory Business Incubator Expansion, Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise

Adam Shuler, Project Manager

Demolition work continues including removal of concrete curbs and old flooring material.  The elevator shaft has been located and soils are being tested in the crawl space below the building to ensure there is proper compaction. 

Upgrade Mechanical and Electrical Systems, Blair-Shannon House

Shanon Mitchell, Project Manager

Screening is being added to the condensing units on the roof of the Networking & Telecommunications building to aid in keeping tree debris out of the coils.  Anticipated installation date is mid-November. 

Phase II Renovation, Woods House

Shanon Mitchell, Project Manager

The Contractor is addressing remaining punch list and warranty items.  Corrosion is developing on the bathroom door hardware. Ventilation is being evaluated, along with materials being reviewed for compliance with specifications and the environment.  Test & balance reports have been evaluated by the engineer and the contractor is working on adjustments.  Cleaning methods were tested on the 2nd floor bathrooms this week.  It appeared to remove the corrosion from the materials.   These methods will be monitored before completing the remaining floors bathrooms.  The contractor is working on closeout documents for this project.

Multi-Purpose Addition, Greenwood Laboratory School

Jerry Compton, Project Manager

Paving of the westbound lane of Bear Boulevard is underway but the work has been impacted by unfavorable weather conditions.  Construction of the masonry walls is underway.  Work on the foundation for the west connecting corridor is underway.  The Transitway will be closed until March in order to conduct construction activities.

Classroom Addition, McQueary Family Health Sciences Hall

Michael Mardis, Project Manager

Pier drilling is wrapping up and the drill rig will be removed by November 14.  The contractor continues to work on grade beams.  Chilled water line work on Holland Avenue is ongoing.  The shop drawing and submittal process continues.

New Residence Hall

Bruce Colony, Project Manager

Weather has continued to affect progress on the remaining structural concrete.  The contractor plans to have the third of four pours complete this week.  The scheduling consultant has completed their November 2019 assessment, and the project completion dates will be reviewed for potential adjustment.  The start of the dining center infill project has been rescheduled to start December 15.

ESports Complex, Springfield Campus

Mark Wheeler, Project Manager

A coordination meeting has occurred with the consultant who will develop the mechanical and electrical design work.  The consultant will examine the existing conditions and complete a 3D scan of the space.  The floor plan for the new space is being developed and equipment requirements are being determined.

  • Developer Led Residence Hall, Holland House

  • Developer Led Residence Hall, Holland House

  • Developer Led Residence Hall, Holland House

  • Developer Led Residence Hall, Holland House

  • Developer Led Residence Hall Progress Photos

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