Weekly Project Updates


Planning, Design and Construction is pleased to share weekly project updates with the campus and community. 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 December 1, 2023

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Addition & Renovation, Blunt Hall

Laura Derrick, Project Manager

Work for the building footings and foundation walls is complete. The underfloor work continues for the existing electrical room in the basement. The first portion of the basement slab is complete. Level one coordination has commenced.

Autism Student Support Center, West Plains Campus

Adam Shuler, Project Manager

Site excavation continues and unforeseen conditions have been discovered below grade. A house foundation and abandoned tank were discovered underground. The soil around the tank is being tested for hazardous material and will be safely removed and remediated. Sitework will continue for several weeks to deal with this issue and then concrete formwork will be set up.

Addition & Renovation, Kemper Hall

Shanon Mitchell, Project Manager

The contractor has started mobilization and the construction staging area fence is in place. Submittals are in progress and being reviewed. Concrete wall demolition will start the latter half of the week, pending weather.

Agricultural Innovation Hub, Darr Agricultural Center

Shanon Mitchell, Project Manager

A pre-construction kick-off meeting was held on November 29. The contractor is working on subcontracts and will start submittals soon. Mobilization is not anticipated until after the first part of 2024.

Sidewalk Improvements, Springfield Campus

Laura Derrick, Project Manager

Sidewalk grinding has commenced and is 20% complete.

Printable weekly updates