21CSP009 - MSI - Renovation of MSEC (S32)

Project Summary

The abbreviated Summary of Work is as follows:

  • Marine Science Institute (MSI)
  • The renovated Patton Marine Science Education Center is located at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute in Port Aransas Texas.The project consists of renovations of approximately 7,160 square feet of the 11,615 square foot facility that will house a partially renovated assembly space, enlarged restrooms, and a marine science exhibit space featuring an aquarium with multiple tanks.  The project includes storefront and interior demolition, new storefront installation, new finishes and fixtures, exhibits and graphics installation, new aquaria and LSS, and mechanical, electrical and plumbing upgrades.
  • The general Construction Budget range for the project is approximately $3,200,000.00 to $4,000,000.00
  • Please use this link to receive electronic copies of the Solicitation via UT box.  https://utexas.box.com/s/ia2myecdfqet4xfdh6vxbkxtn7c3gp9b

Project Details:

  • RFP Number: 21CSP009
  • CP Number: CP671570
  • Project Manager: Scott Meares
  • Professional Service Provider: Turner | Ramirez Architects Point of Contact: Jodi Goings
  • Contract Specialist: Cynthia Rangel

Key Dates:

PMCS Offices - Do Not Mail Envelopes.  The PMCS building is currently closed.  All submissions must be made via the link provided for the UT Drop Box.

Directions to Marine Science Institute at Port Aransas For Pre-Submittal Site Visit:

The University of Texas Marine Science Institute's official address is 750 Channel View Drive, Port Aransas, Texas 78373. The main entrance for visitors is located at 855 East Cotter Avenue, Port Aransas, Texas 78373. Maps of the area are posted at https://utmsi.utexas.edu/about/maps

Directions from the Ferry to visitor entrance:

Go straight on Cotter Avenue through both stoplights and the 4-way stop sign towards the beach; UTMSI will be on the left before you get to the beach.

Directions from Padre Island to visitor entrance:

Take highway 361 to Port Aransas, go straight on South Alister, at 2nd stoplight, turn RIGHT on Cotter Avenue, go straight through the 4-way stop sign towards the beach; UTMSI will be on the left before you get to the beach.