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Delivery Method

# of Projects: 1
100% of the Results

Background informationProject Created: June 3, 2010

Project Name: New Federal Courthouse (Austin, TX)
Year in Operation:
Sector: Buildings
Subsector: Other Government Building
Status: Design / Construction
Type: New Facility
Description: 230,000 sqft federal courthouse in downtown Austin, occupying a full city block west of Republic Square. A highly compact, complex cubic building form with eight stories -- the building will have 8 courtrooms and chambers for 10 judges. The structure wlil also house a number of federal workers. The design includes features that make use of natural light, a rainwater collection system for irrigation, and a high-efficiency air-conditioning unit.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located: Design Bid Build
Is the project still active: Yes
Comments: Designed by MSME Architects of Altanta, in collaboration with others. The project was delayed for lack of funding from 2008. This is a GSA project, whose budget went up from 65million to $123 million when funds were made available from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Project Locations

Address: Republic Square
City: Austin
Country: United States of America

Address: Republic Square
City: Austin
State: Texas
Country: United States of America

Address: 450 San Antonio St
City: Austin
State: Texas
Country: United States of America

Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)

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Souces of Project Support (Monetary)

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From Public (Government) Sources to Producers

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Direct Cash Support: Some GSA appropriated funds, but most of money is stimulus funds.

Project Delivery & Finance Method

Project Delivery:
All Public Finance. Public Sponsor contracts for initial design, and separately contracts for initial construction. Public Owner operates and maintains the resulting facility.
Construction Manager At Risk Variants: Public Sponsor contracts with Construction Contractor after Design is Complete.

Procurement Approach

Project Component
Based Selection
Request for
Request for
for Bids

Term for Key Components & Forms of Contract

Project Component
Initial Design and Construction
Mandatory Statutory Form
GSA formats for contracts. 

Project Value (If and As Known)

Date of Estimated Project Value: June 3, 2010
Project Value
Hard Cost
Hard & Soft Costs
< $10 Million US
$100-250 Million US


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