Projects / Municipal

New Central Library – Austin, Texas

Owner: City of Austin
Contact Person: Cynthia Jordan | Project Manager
Date Completed: Spring 2016
Construction Cost: $120,000,000
Project Description:

New 200,000 sq. ft. central library to house the collections and programs presently located in the John Henry Faulk Central Library.  It will include increased research and circulating collections augmenting branch collections, additional seating, meeting and study room space, a café, and an auditorium, improved information technology including a high tech center, program and exhibit space for community and cultural events as well as a dedicated program space for youth and teens, and a family center offering programs and services for all ages. A 250 space underground parking garage and an outdoor landscaped area is part of the project.

Services Provided:

Jose I. Guerra Inc. provided complete structural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering design and construction administration services.

Awards / Recognition:

Project is expected to achieve USGBC LEED Platinum Certification

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