UC Santa Cruz is undertaking a major housing initiative. The Student Housing West project is part of President Napolitano’s system-wide initiative to build 14,000 beds across the UC by 2020. The UCSC initiative was announced in December 2016.
The Merced 2020 Project will see the Merced campus expanded to support a significant increase in student intake including enhancements to academic, administrative, research, recreational, student residence and student services buildings, utilities and infrastructure, outdoor recreation and open space areas, and associated roadways, parking and landscaping. The project is intended to be completed in phases and is slated by UC to cost circa USD 1bn.
WT Partnership are assisting the Hawaii Department of Accounting and General Services (“DAGS”) and the facilities operator, The Hawaii Department of Public Safety (“DPS”), in managing the OCCC project’s planning and procurement effort. Our role includes providing ongoing advice and guidance on project delivery and financing options which is currently envisaged to be an alternate delivery mechanism involving design / construction / financing and maintenance for the development.
The New Aloha Stadium Entertainment District project entails the remediation and construction of a world-class mixed-use development across 100 acres. Central to the plan will be delivery of a new build stadium for approximately 40,000 seats alongside complimentary commercial developments including hotels, restaurants, retail, public realm, as well as connectivity to a newly constructed transit-oriented development (TOD) node.
WT Partnership are acting as cost advisors to the Trust. Our role has included working as part of the team which developed the PSC, providing capital and lifecycle costs, cash-flows and advice on programme on the PSC.
WT Partnership was engaged by the Department of Health (formerly the Department of Human Services) to provide full quantity surveying services through the master plan, feasibility, pre-contract, design, construction and post contract phases of the project.
WT provided cost estimates and planning, quantity surveying and cost management services throughout the bid, design and construction stages, including insurance claim management and dispute resolution expert reports.