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The new “Link” / Scott Engineering Center Renovation

Approved by the NU Board of Regents on Aug. 3, 2019, this project will create and update spaces in the Scott Engineering Center and the Link, a 34-year-old structure that connects the Scott building to Nebraska Hall. When completed, the updated facilities on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s City Campus will benefit students, faculty and research.
More About Phase 1
The Details
Architects RDG Planning and Design; HOK / CM: Hausmann Construction
CM Hausmann Construction
Total cost $75,465,000
Total gross square footage 68,000 sf renovated space (Scott Engineering Center); 3,600 sf (new building)
New addition start and completion November 1, 2019 – July 15, 2021
SEC renovation start and completion July 1, 2021 – December 31, 2022
Project funding $70 million - bond proceeds / $5.456 million - private donations
More New home for Civil & Environmental Engineering Department and Electrical and Computer Engineering Department / Graduate students' offices and collaborative spaces / More than 50 advanced research labs; State-of-the-art teaching labs

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Looking north at new Scott Engineering Center/Link along 16th Street Looking at new entrance to the Scott Engineering Center Looking east towards the new Scott Engineering Center facade Looking west from 17th street towards the new Scott Engineering Center/Link
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Kiewit Hall

A $20 million commitment from the Omaha-based Peter Kiewit Sons’ Inc., to build Kiewit Hall was announced in September 2019. Designed to enhance engineering education, this building will enable 21st century teaching and learning and create the next generation of engineering, computing and construction professionals. More About Phase 2
The Details
Architects The Clark Enersen Partners; Ballinger
CM Kiewit
Total cost $85,000,000
Total square footage TBD
Start Date Fall 2020
Completion (estimated) Fall 2023
Project funding Private donations; $20M naming gift
More Focus on enhancing engineering education; home to Construction Management program on City Campus; student design and collaborative spaces; instructional classrooms and labs; college administrative offices

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Southwest aerial rendering of Kiewit Hall Southeast aerial rendering of Kiewit Hall South ground view rendering of Kiewit Hall Southeast ground view rendering of Kiewit Hall Southwest ground view rendering of Kiewit Hall North ground view rendering of Kiewit Hall North Othmer Connection view rendering of Kiewit Hall South Othmer Connection view rendering of Kiewit Hall Northwest aerial rendering of Kiewit Hall Northwest aerial 2 rendering of Kiewit Hall

We are building a College of Engineering that will be a major source of economic development in the state and region while addressing problems of global importance.

Lance C. Pérez Dean, College of Engineering