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 May 18, 2018

A printable version of our Weekly Project Update is available.

The Bill & Lucille Magers Family Health & Wellness Center

Jerry Compton, Project Manager

The contractor is completing punchlist items. The generator should be operational by late May.


Renovation of Hass-Darr Hall, West Plains Campus

RobRoy Viau, Project Manager

Drywall installation continues throughout the renovation.  Concrete floor polishing has started in the addition.  The waterproofing barrier installation is complete and metal wall panels are being installed on the south side of the building.  They have started preparing for site concrete to be poured.


Renovation, Hill Hall

Mark Wheeler, Project Manager

Drywall installation is nearly complete, while drywall finishing continues throughout the first floor. The second floor ceiling tile is installed. Emergency egress and fire alarm devices are in place and operable. Flooring on the third level has been installed in all rooms except the main corridors, emergency egress devices, fire alarm devices and the majority of light fixtures are installed and operable. The fourth floor drywall installation is complete, drywall finishing and painting continues. Handrail/guardrail modifications and drywall installation are progressing in the stairwells.


Locker Room Addition, Greenwood Laboratory School

Jerry Compton, Project Manager

The structural steel for the roof has been installed. Installation of the roof deck is underway. Construction of the brick masonry walls has begun. Connection to the campus steam system is scheduled for the week of May 21.


Renovation, Woods House

RobRoy Viau, Project Manager

Work has been concentrated on the north electrical room addition and basement mechanical room in preparation for the electrical outage.  The roof for the electrical room addition has been flashed and will receive a parapet cap this week.  The contractor will be moving the site fencing on the south side to prepare for dumpsters, which will be set on the south lawn.  The contractor has also been given a portion of Lot 9 for staging.  A crane will be mobilized to the site next week to work on the rooftop mechanical units.


Mechanical Engineering Improvements, Plaster Center

Jerry Compton, Project Manager

Work continues on construction of the metal studs for new walls. Installation of electrical, plumbing, and HVAC work continues.


Einstein Bagel Modifications, Glass Hall

RobRoy Viau, Project Manager

The contractor is scheduled to be on-site next week.  Final finish selections have been made and product has been ordered.  Two of the large classrooms adjacent to the project have been closed to eliminate noise disruptions to classes.


FY18 Preventative Parking Lot Maintenance

Adam Shuler, Project Manager

Construction is anticipated to start in June and is scheduled to be completed before that start of fall classes. A kickoff meeting will be held next week.

  • Renovation at Hill Hall

  • Locker Room Addition at Greenwood Laboratory School

  • Renovation at Hass-Darr Hall

  • New Wellness Center Construction

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