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Welcome to the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo's Facilities Planning and Construction web site. Here you may find information on current and future projects. Click on a project title to jump to a detail of that project.

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Living Learning Community, Phase IIB
Project Number: UHH-2011-123B
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Brenda Hamane
Construction Manager: Rider Levett Bucknall
Estimated Time: 2015-01-01 to 2016-04-01
Description: This project will provide PV panels on Living Learning Community Facilities.
Water Infrastructure Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2010-024
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: SSFM
Estimated Time: 2012-07-01 to 2016-04-01
Description: This project will provide a well and water infrastructure to meet UH Hilo development needs.
Signage Master Plan & Standards
Project Number: UHH-2013-311
Status: Planning
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Description: Provide Way-finding & Signage Master Plan and Signage Design Standards for UH Hilo Main Campus., PresentationView Presentation
OMKM Renovation & Infrastructure Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2014-407
Status: Design
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: Bowers + Kubota
Estimated Time: 2017-03-01 to 2017-09-01
Description: Planning for Visitor Information Station improvements, design & construction for improving the ingress & egress of the Visitor Information Center, and the design of the road repairs at the summit.
Modernization and Repair of UH Telescopes on Mauna Kea
Project Number: UHH-2015-514
Status: Design
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: Bowers + Kubota
Estimated Time: 2017-03-01 to 2017-10-01
Description: Modernization and Repair of UH Telescopes on Mauna Kea
Energy Storage & Green Waste to Energy
Project Number: UHH-2016-604
Status: Fee Negotiation
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2016-11-01 to 2017-07-01
Description: Design & construction of Energy Storage & feasibility study of a Green Waste to Energy plant.
Emergency Shelters for Student Housing
Project Number: UHH-2013-310
Status: Construction Contract
Project Manager: Michael Murakami
Construction Manager: Bowers + Kubota
Estimated Time: 2016-05-01 to 2017-05-01
Description: Project will retrofit the ground floor of Hale Kauanoe for use as an emergency shelter.
Affected areas: Hale Kauanoe, View UHH-2013-310 Map (PDF)
Reroof Wentworth Hall
Project Number: UHH-2014-401
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Michael Murakami
Construction Manager: Engineering Partners
Estimated Time: 2016-05-01 to 2016-09-01
Description: This project will replace the roof of Wentworth Hall.
Affected areas: Wentworth Hall, View UHH-2014-401 Map (PDF)
Kapiolani & Kawili Street Sidewalk & Crosswalk Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2014-404
Status: Bidding
Project Manager: Michael Murakami
Construction Manager: SSFM International
Estimated Time: 2016-06-01 to 2017-06-01
Description: This project will provide an ADA compliant sidewalk along Kapiolani Street and make improvements to the Kapiolani/Kawili Street intersection.
Affected areas: Kapiolani Street and Lanikaula Street, View UHH-2014-404 Map (PDF)
Chilled Water Plant & College Hall A/C Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2016-603
Status: Fee Negotiation
Project Manager: Michael Murakami
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2017-05-01 to 2017-08-01
Description: Replace chiller in the Chilled Water Plant & College Hall A/C Improvements.
Repair/Renovate Old Student Services Building
Project Number: UHH-2010-013
Status: Under Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: SSFM
Estimated Time: 2014-12-01 to 2016-02-01
Description: Repair and renovate existing Student Services Building.
Affected areas: Old Student Services Building, View UHH-2010-013 Map (PDF)
Campus Wide Elevator Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2010-030
Status: All shafts are renovated and in operation. Final supporting improvements are being completed at all locations.
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: SSFM International
Estimated Time: 2013-05-01 to 2016-03-01
Description: Renovate various Elevators on Campus.
Affected areas: CAFNRM 319 & OSSB 338
Life Science Building Renovation
Project Number: UHH-2011-105
Status: Design being updated.
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2016-12-01 to 2017-12-01
Description: Various Renovations to the Life Science Building Complex including Roofing, HVAC, Electrical, Finishes and Lab Renovations.
Affected areas: Building 344 A,B,C & D, View UHH-2011-105 Map (PDF)
Campus Security Improvements Phase 1
Project Number: UHH-2011-118
Status: Under Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Engineering Partners
Estimated Time: 2014-05-01 to 2016-02-01
Description: The project includes campus wide data network improvements to support new video surveillance system and blue light call stations expansion and improvements.
Affected areas: Campus Wide, View UHH-2011-118 Map (PDF)
Energy Management Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2012-203
Status: Preparing the Energy Performance Contract Solicitation
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2017-01-01 to 2017-06-01
Description: This Project includes the preparation of an Energy Performance Contract solicitation, review and award. It also includes the collection of retrocomissioning baseline data necesary for the preparation of the Offers.
Affected areas: Entire Campus
Campus Security & Emergency Operations Center
Project Number: UHH-2012-212
Status: Under Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Rider Levett Bucknall - Kevin Mitchell
Estimated Time: 2014-05-01 to 2016-02-01
Description: This project includes the construction of an addition to the UCB that will house the Campus Security and Safety Offices. It also includes the creation of two flex space Emergency Operations Centers within UCB. Structured cabling improvements will be made to 30 structures.
Affected areas: West side of UCB & Various Buildings
Hale Kehau Roof Replacement
Project Number: UHH-2013-308
Status: Bidding
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: SSFM International
Estimated Time: 2016-05-01 to 2016-08-01
Description: This project includes the replacement of the Hale Kehau Dining Room and Dormitory roof and repairs to the structure and finishes.
Affected areas: Hale Kehau Dining Hall & Dormitory, View UHH-2013-308 Map (PDF)
Emergency Back-Up Generators
Project Number: UHH-2013-313
Status: In design.
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2016-09-01 to 2017-03-01
Description: This project will provide Emergency Backup Power for critical building systems and operational functions in the event of short term and long term power outages.
Affected areas: Campus Wide
Panaewa Farm Traffic Safety Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2014-403
Status: Bidding
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: SSFM International
Estimated Time: 2016-04-01 to 2017-04-01
Description: This project will provide acceleration and deceleration lanes on highway 11 to facilitate safer entrance and exit to and from the UHH Farm.
Affected areas: Highway 11 at the UHH Farm Entrance
Transformer & Switchgear Condition Assessment
Project Number: UHH-2016-602
Status: Fee Negotiation
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Description: Ass conditions of transformer & switchgear on campus.
Marine Science Building A/C Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2014-419
Status: Bidding
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Ted LeJeune
Estimated Time: 2016-05-01 to 2016-08-01
Description: Replacement of the Marine Science Building Air Cooled Chillers.
Affected areas: Marine Science Parking Lot & A/C Enclosure
Student Service Center & Hale'olelo Power Assisted Door Additions
Project Number: HH-2016-601
Status: Under Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Ted LeJeune
Estimated Time: 2015-12-01 to 2016-04-01
Description: Addition of Power Assisted Door Operators to the Student Services Center & Hale'olelo
Affected areas: Student Services Center & Hale'olelo
Administration Building Door Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2015-520
Status: Under Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Ted LeJeune
Estimated Time: 2015-06-01 to 2016-02-01
Description: Replacement of the front and rear storefront doors at the Administration Building to include power assisted door operators and SALTO access controls.
Affected areas: Admin Building Front & Rear Doors