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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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Chilled Water Plant & College Hall A/C Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2016-603
Status: Design
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
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.
College of Pharmacy Building
Project Number: UH 09-348
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Project managed by OCI, Contact Maynard Young (808) 956-4071
Construction Manager: DAGS
Estimated Time: 2016-09-01 to 2018-06-01
Description: Provide permanent facility for the proposed College of Pharmacy
Affected areas: UH Park - S. Aohoku Street, View UH 09-348 Map (PDF)
Emergency Back-Up Generators
Project Number: UHH-2013-313
Status: In design.
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
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
Emergency Shelters for Student Housing
Project Number: UHH-2013-310
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
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)
Energy Management Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2012-203
Status: Preparing the Energy Performance Contract Solicitation
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
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
Energy Storage & Green Waste to Energy
Project Number: UHH-2016-604
Status: Design
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2017-03-01 to 2017-08-01
Description: Design & construction of Energy Storage & feasibility study of a Green Waste to Energy plant.
Hale Ikena & Imaloa A/C Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2016-616
Status: Design
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2017-03-01 to 2017-08-01
Description: This project will replace none work A/C systems.
Hale Kehau Dishwasher Replacement
Project Number: UHH-16032
Status: Design Contract
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Description: This project will replace the dishwasher in Hale Kehau Dining Hall.
Hale Kehau Roof Replacement
Project Number: UHH-2013-308
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: SSFM International
Estimated Time: 2016-05-01 to 2017-08-01
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)
Kapiolani & Kawili Street Sidewalk & Crosswalk Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2014-404
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
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)
Life Science Building Renovation
Project Number: UHH-2011-105
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Brian Hill
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)
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 2016-12-01
Description: This project will provide PV panels on Living Learning Community Facilities.
Marine Science Building A/C Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2014-419
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Ted LeJeune
Estimated Time: 2016-05-01 to 2016-11-01
Description: Replacement of the Marine Science Building Air Cooled Chillers.
Affected areas: Marine Science Parking Lot & A/C Enclosure
Modernization and Repair of UH Telescopes on Mauna Kea
Project Number: UHH-2015-514
Status: Construction
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
OMKM Renovation & Infrastructure Improvements
Project Number: UHH 2014-407
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: Bowers + Kubota
Estimated Time: 2016-08-01 to 2017-08-01
Description: This project will provide design and construction for infrastructure improvements and renovation within UH's managed lands on Mauna Kea, including the mid-level facilities at Hale Pohaku, the summit access road and the Mauna Kea Science Reserve.
Affected areas: Mauna Kea Visitor Center
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.
PACRC Cover-All Roof
Project Number: UHH-2016-605
Status: Bidding
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2016-12-01 to 2017-03-01
Description: This project will replace the tensile membrane roof in PACRC.
Panaewa Farm Traffic Safety Improvements
Project Number: UHH-2014-403
Status: Construction
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
Refinish Gym (Bldg, 320B) Floor
Project Number: UHH-2016-606
Status: Bidding
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2016-11-01 to 2017-01-01
Description: Project will resurface and re-stripe the existing Gym floor.
Renovate Pharmacy Modular Buildings
Project Number: UHH-16037
Status: Design Contract
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Description: This project will renovate areas of the existing modular buildings from offices/classrooms into research laboratories.
Repair & Renovate PB 8, 8A & 9
Project Number: UHH-2012-202B
Status: Design
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2017-05-01 to 2017-12-01
Description: This project in general consists of repairing and renovating PB-8, 8A and 9 to reduce UH Hilo's backlog.
Repairs & Renovations of PB 1-4 & PB 5-7
Project Number: UHH-2016-617
Status: Design
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Description: This project will repair & renovate PB 1-4 & 5-7 to remove backlog. PB 1-4 & 5-7 was constructed in 1960's & 70's.
Repave Tennis Courts
Project Number: UHH-2016-618
Status: Design Contract
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Estimated Time: 2107-08-01 to 2017-12-01
Description: The project will remove existing Tennis courts pavement and replace with new.
Reroof Wentworth Hall
Project Number: UHH-2014-401
Status: Construction
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: Engineering Partners
Estimated Time: 2016-05-01 to 2016-12-01
Description: This project will replace the roof of Wentworth Hall.
Affected areas: Wentworth Hall, View UHH-2014-401 Map (PDF)
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
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: 2016-08-01 to 2016-12-01
Description: Addition of Power Assisted Door Operators to the Student Services Center & Hale'olelo
Affected areas: Student Services Center & Hale'olelo
Transformer & Switchgear Condition Assessment
Project Number: UHH-2016-602
Status: Field Investigation
Project Manager: Ted LeJeune
Construction Manager: To be determined
Description: Assess conditions of transformer & switchgear on campus.
Utility Improvements for Food Court
Project Number: UHH-16040
Status: Design Contract
Project Manager: Lo-Li Chih
Construction Manager: To be determined
Description: This project will allow UH Hilo to provide a variety of food vendor options -based on a 2008 campus wide student survey. It will also enhance the Campus plaza as a ore active student gathering place.