Winthrop University: Projects
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Facilities Management
349 Columbia Avenue
Rock Hill, SC 29733
803/323-2261
803/323-4295 (Fax)

Projects

Current Capital Renewal & Major Maintenance

North Campus Monument Sign

North Campus Monument Street Signage

Project Overview: Replace monument sign at Oakland and Cherry road and repair brick walls that were damaged during the Cherry Road pedestrian improvements and resurfacing projects. 

Project Cost: $200,000 (ICPF)

Construction Start: Fall 2021

Expected Completion Date:  Winter 2022

 

Starbucks Concept

Digiorgio Campus Center: Starbucks Refresh

Project Overview: Starbucks will receive a long awaited brand refresh, offering a brighter and welcoming environment. 

Project Cost: $350,000 

Construction Start: August 2021

Expected Completion Date:  November 2021

 

Joynes Exterior

Joynes Hall Renovation

Project Overview: Interior renovations will improve the building to accommodate the relocation of Alumni Relations and the Division of University Advancement offices along with Admissions.  

Project Cost: $1,100,000 (Gift)

Construction Start: December 2021

Expected Completion Date:  May 2022

 

McLaurin Roof Replacement

McLaurin Hall Roof Replacement

Project Overview: Roof replacement was identified in Winthrop’s ten year deferred maintenance plan and prioritized by the Strategic Risk Management plan.  When the roof has been replaced, an assessment of the interior space will be conducted to determine a schedule and budget for repairing water damage.

Project Cost: $750,000 (Capital Reserve Funds)

Construction Start: February 2021

Expected Completion Date:  October 2021

 

McLaurin Window Replacement

McLaurin Hall Window Replacement

Project Overview: Window replacement was identified in Winthrop’s ten year deferred maintenance plan and prioritized by the Strategic Risk Management plan.  The new windows will improve the quality of the interior space, increase energy efficiency, and improve the overall aesthetics of the building. 

Project Cost: $750,000 (Capital Reserve Funds)

Construction Start: February 2021

Expected Completion Date:  October 2021

 

DiGiorgio Campus Center Plaza

DiGiorgio Campus Center Plaza Tile Replacement

Project Overview: Project will replace the tile at the plaza between the West Center and Campus Center as well as tile plaza overlooking the Campus Green.  The construction will be phased to accommodate the various user groups who regularly use these spaces. 

Project Cost: $480,000 (ICPF Funds)

Project expected to bid October 2021

Expected Construction Start: December 2021 

Expected Completion Date:  June 2022

 

Coliseum Exterior

Winthrop Coliseum Roof Replacement

Project Overview: Roof replacement was identified in Winthrop’s ten year deferred maintenance plan and prioritized by the Strategic Risk Management plan.  When the roof has been replaced, an assessment of the interior space will be conducted to determine a schedule and budget for repairing water damage.

Project Cost: $2,000,000 (Capital Reserve Funds)

Construction Start: February 2022

Expected Completion Date:  August 2022

 

High Voltage Substation

High-Voltage Electrical Substation & System Upgrade

Project Overview:  Prioritized by the Strategic Risk Management plan, project will replace the university’s main substation of its 50-year-old electric distribution system.

Project Cost: $2,000,000 (EDA Grant & Capital Reserve Fund)

Construction Start: December 2021

Expected Completion Date:  September 2023

 

Byrnes Interior

Byrnes Auditorium Renovation & Accessibility Improvements

Project Overview:  Will provide accessibility improvements including an exterior ramp, elevator, restrooms, and seating within the auditorium. 

Project Cost: $3,700,000 (Capital Reserve Fund)

Construction Start: TBD

Expected Completion Date: TBD

 

Byrnes Exterior  

Byrnes Fire Restoration

Project Overview: The restoration of Byrnes will address the smoke and extinguishing agent that was spread through the building by the mechanical air handling system.  This work must be completed prior to beginning the renovation project.  

Project Cost: $4,900,000 

Construction Start: TBD

Expected Completion Date: TBD

 

Projects Pending Approval

The following projects are funded and are pending approval from CHE, JBRC, and SFAA.  

Roof Replacements: West Center, Joynes Hall, Dacus Library, Central Energy, and Operations Building  

Phase I forms submitted. .  Approval expected September 2021

Estimated Project Cost: $4,100,000

Joynes Hall Mechanical System Replacement

Phase II forms submitted.  Approval expected September 2021

Estimated Project Cost: $1,000,000

Architectural Detailing (Boxing) Repairs: Bancroft, Johnson, McLaurin, Sims, and Joynes Halls

Phase II forms submitted.  Approval expected September 2021

Estimated Project Cost: $1,200,000

Upgrade Campus WiFi 

Phase II forms submitted.  Approval expected September 2021

Estimated Project Cost: $3,000,000

Campus Classroom Technology & AV Improvements

Estimated Project Cost: $2,866,000

Wofford Demolition 

Phase I forms submitted.  Approval expected September 2021

Estimated Project Cost: $3,600,000

Oil Tank Demolition

Phase II forms submitted.  Approval expected September 2021

Estimated Project Cost: $1,200,000

 

Future Capital Renewal & Major Maintenance

The Comprehensive Permanent Improvement Plan (CPIP) is a tool that informs decision-makers of the anticipated permanent improvement projects an agency plans to initiate over a five-year period. It promotes awareness of funding needs for permanent improvement projects and informs the Joint Bond Review Committee and State Fiscal Accountability Authority of the projects that will be forthcoming through the approval processes.

2019-2020 Comprehensive Permanent Improvement Plan (For plan years 2020-2024; pages 1121-1145)  

Facilities Management Projects Finance Committee Update - November 5, 2020

E&G Deferred Maintenance Master Plan 2019-2030

Auxiliary Deferred Maintenance Master Plan 2019-2030

Last Updated: 10/29/21