College of Engineering Research and Teaching Space 1 (West 1)

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Project Stage: 
Out to Bid
Project Description: 

The Penn State University West 1 project is an estimated $167M, 284,000 square foot new Research and teaching building on the West Campus of Penn State – University Park Campus in State College, Pennsylvania. The project will consist of a new building located at the terminus of the Westgate ramp on the north side of the new West Quad. The West 1 building will be PSU’s new “Heart of The College of Engineering” and “iconic arrival point at the West Campus.” West 1 will have a large auditorium in the basement and additional general-purpose classrooms of various sizes, group study rooms, faculty offices, and multi-media production rooms. There will be teaching labs and various specialized research labs, such as the Pressurized Wind Tunnel, Anechoic Chambers, and Flight Simulators.

PSU Project Leader: 
Document Cost: 
Bid Date and Time: 
Tuesday, September 26, 2023 - 3:00pm

The following second-tier trade contractors shall be prequalified to perform work for Penn State University: Demolition, Fire Alarm, Telecommunications, Fire Protection, & Access Control, and Surveillance. Contact Nick Bitler at (814) 574-7530.

Additional Information: 

As a project delegated to Penn State by the Pennsylvania Department of General Services (DGS), this bid opening is public via Zoom Webinar. Registration is required.

The project will be bid through Building Connected. Contact Nick Bitler at (814) 574-7530.

Professional Consultant
Company Name: 
Payette Associates Inc.
Contact Name: 
Philippe Genereux

290 Congress Street
Fifth Floor
Boston, MA 02210-1005

(617) 895-1078
CM Firm
Company Name: 
Contact Name: 
Kris Satterfield

White Course Drive
State College, PA 16801

(302) 273-6800
Document Distribution
Anticipated Document Delivery: 
Monday, August 21, 2023
Company Name: 
Electronic download via Building Connected
Contact Name: 
Nick Bitler
(814) 574-7530
Previous Bid Packages
Package Number Title Anticipated Document Delivery Pre-Bid Date/Time Pre-Bid Meeting Bid Date/Time Awarded To Document
TC01 Final Cleaning 08/21/2023 08/29/2023 1:30 PM Recommended but not Mandatory 09/26/2023 3:00 PM NexClean File Bid Tab