News Category: construction

Teamwork transformed food court into Athletics Hall of Fame

Larger-than-life bronze Bevo greets Hall of Fame visitors. Photo courtesy of Turner Construction Company.
Sept. 4, 2020

The opening of the new Frank Denius Family University of Texas Athletics Hall of Fame, located within the Red McCombs Red Zone in the north end zone of DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium, marked the beginning of the 2019 football season. This exciting and complex Texas Athletics project came to fruition through a broad partnership of experts and stakeholders managed by Project Manager Nina Hammoudeh of Project Management and Construction Services (PMCS).

Showing the way, with safety in mind

campus signage
Nov. 13, 2019

Campus Safety and Project Management and Construction Services (PMCS) are working together on projects that use wayfinding concepts to help make people feel safe and find locations easily. Four projects supporting campus navigation are currently in the works, with expected completion dates of February 2020. Once in place, wayfinding signage will support a reassuring sense of direction to people on main campus and the J.J. Pickle Research Campus (PRC).     

Navigate campus construction with available tools

Construction on Speedway
Aug. 2, 2019

Construction and large renovation projects are increasingly a part of the UT Austin campus scene as buildings age and are replaced or upgraded. Recognizing that these projects can make it challenging to get around campus, departments have developed tools in addition to email to help the campus community navigate.