UCF Property Development

  • UCF files plans for new marching band building, up to $2M investment projected

    UCF files plans for new marching band building, up to $2M investment projected

    The University of Central Florida is finalizing construction plans for the first phase of a new building for its Marching Knights band, and should open general contractor bidding later this year.  UCF's current marching band has more than 300 students, while the band program itself serves roughly...

  • Developer behind UCF hotel talks design progress, groundbreaking

    Developer behind UCF hotel talks design progress, groundbreaking

    KUD International, the developer approved to lease 5.44 acres near University of Central Florida's entrance and build a 135-key hotel, has filed stormwater management plans and expects to break ground by August, a lead executive for the company told GrowthSpotter.  UCF and Harris Civil Engineers...

  • UCF seeks lenders for $2.5M to fund arena enhancements

    UCF seeks lenders for $2.5M to fund arena enhancements

    The University of Central Florida is out to bid with bankers, having issued a request for proposals for $2.5 million as part of a project to overhaul the scoreboards and video displays at its football stadium and basketball arena. The $2.5 million would be earmarked for an overhaul of the audio...

  • UCF project to expand student union sets high standard for contract bidders

    UCF project to expand student union sets high standard for contract bidders

    The University of Central Florida has started seeking bids for a $14.5 million expansion of its student union food court, but it will hardly be a cakewalk to win this contract. The 15,000-square-foot food court on the first floor of UCF’s student union building will be totally renovated, with another...

  • UCF posts RFP for Downtown Campus, seeks architect/engineer & construction manager proposals by April 25

    UCF posts RFP for Downtown Campus, seeks architect/engineer & construction manager proposals by April 25

    The University of Central Florida posted a Request for Proposals (RFP) for its Downtown Campus project online Wednesday, seeking an architect/engineer and construction manager for work on campus infrastructure, a new academic building and renovation of the existing Center for Emerging Media, valued...

  • UCF library project includes books retrieved by robotic arm

    UCF library project includes books retrieved by robotic arm

    The University of Central Florida’s oldest academic building is going to stand alongside a very high tech project. The John C. Hitt Library, named for the man who has been president of the school since 1992, is the most tenured building on campus, completed in 1968, when the school was called Florida...

  • UCF to spend $38M on new building, rehab of Colbourn Hall

    UCF to spend $38M on new building, rehab of Colbourn Hall

    The University of Central Florida is spending $38 million to put a new building on its central campus, and to rehabilitate an adjacent one that is among its most aged. The new Trevor Colbourn Hall will occupy 79,000 square feet, with construction to start next fall and bidding on the project to...

  • UCF attracting bidders for $9M parking garage project

    UCF attracting bidders for $9M parking garage project

    The University of Central Florida has started taking bids for a parking garage extension that will add 600 spaces at a cost of $9 million, and the project is seeing considerable interest. The spaces will replace those that were lost to construction of the main campus’s UCF Global building, which...

  • UCF building $30M multi-use laboratory

    UCF building $30M multi-use laboratory

    The University of Central Florida is planning a $30 million three-story research laboratory on its main campus. UCF is also looking at a 39,000-square-foot second phase that would create a new building and add space to the first. Phase two would cost an estimated $17 million. The first phase will...

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