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Facilities Management, Planning & Construction

Capital Projects

Capital Maintenance, Capital Outlay and Disclosed Capital Projects
As a member of the Tennessee Board of Regents, ETSU must present all Capital Maintenance, Capital Outlay and Disclosed Capital Projects to the TBR for approval and funding through the State Building Commission. These projects include a new construction of a building or structure; a major maintenance, repair or renovation by direct appropriation or exceeding $100,000.00; a renovation of any building or structure which changes the functional use or operation of space in buildings or structures. Each institution within the Tennessee Board of Regents system must submit a prioritized summary list of capital projects they are requesting. The TBR using a prioritization formula then determines which projects will be submitted to the Tennessee Higher Education Committee and the State Building Commission for funding. For a current project list, click the "PITS" link below and follow the instructions to enter the site.

TBR - "PITS"

Capital Maintenance Projects

Capital Maintenance Projects are SBC approved projects that renovate or replace existing utilities or structures. These projects are prioritized by the University and approved by the Tennessee Board of Regents and the State Building Commission. These projects are designed by a professional engineer or architect who prepares the appropriate drawings and specifications to complete the project. These projects are awarded to state licensed contractors through a general bid process. The contractor with the lowest bid and meeting all qualifying factors is awarded the contract. Following is a current list of approved SBC Capital Maintenance Projects and a prioritized list of projects awaiting approval.

Capital Outlay and Disclosed Capital Projects

Capital Outlay Projects are SBC approved projects to construct new utilities or structures. These projects are prioritized by the University and approved by the Tennessee Board of Regents and the State Building Commission. These projects are designed by a professional engineer or architect who prepares the appropriate drawings and specifications to complete the project. These projects are awarded to state licensed contractors through a general bid process. The contractor with the lowest bid and meeting all qualifying factors is awarded the contract.

Current pending requests can be found on the TBR Office of Facilities Development website under "Capital Budget Request"

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