Design and Construction Management
To make the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth a place where the facilities and grounds are aesthetically pleasing, clean, well maintained, energy efficient and appropriate to support the institutional mission, while providing a working environment that promotes teamwork and professionalism, and which provides responsive, friendly, and efficient customer support
Services We Offer
- Cost Estimation – Initial opinion of cost based on preliminary planning & conceptual scope. To be used as a tool to create a budget to request funding
- Project Management
- Construction Management
- Interior Design – Selection of finishes, ff&e, art, and initial schematic drawings and scope development
Design and Construction Process - Owner Expectations
Line of Communication and Roles Defined
Construction and Renovation Project Request
All new construction and renovation projects must be
requested through the Construction Management department. All requests must be submitted using the Construction and Renovation request form. Form must be completed by requesting department and approved by appropriate Vice Presdient. Once the authorized Construction and Renovation request form is received, the Construction Office will schedule initial project scope meeting to complete preliminary schematic drawing and opinion of construction cost estimate. Or if project is large enough will be contracted out to Design Professional for design services.
The Construction and Renovation request form then will be submitted to the V.P. for Operations with the construction cost estimate for final approval. The V.P. for Operations will evaluate the construction estimate with the source of funding to determine final approval.