Construction

The Last Crane

Each new day on the Capitol Complex Project brings a flurry of activity carefully choreographed for maximum safety and efficiency. And while most of us think of construction as happening on the ground, there is also plenty of action taking place in the sky. At the height of the exterior construction phase, six massive tower cranes, strategically located throughout the site, stayed busy moving thousands of pounds of construction material from delivery points to where the work was happening. [...]

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Construction Progress Report, November 1, 2021

1801 Congress – George H.W. Bush State Office Building – (Package 4) Work on our flagship building is progressing quickly. The curtain wall (exterior skin) has been completed from the ground floor to the roof. Conditioned air from the new Central Utility Plant is now flowing from levels 2-10, and three elevators have been installed. Interior sheetrock work has started, and the Texas Lottery studio on the ground floor is taking shape. All other future tenant Agencies have received preliminary [...]

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Relocation Resources for State Agency Employees

The interiors of the new Capitol Complex buildings are progressing rapidly and the anticipation of the relocation into these beautiful new buildings is growing for hundreds of State Employees. The Texas Facilities Commission will be managing the relocation of over 20 State Agencies into this modern complex next summer. To facilitate the distribution of information about the relocation, we have created a new State Employee Relocation Resource webpage. State Employees relocating can also sign-up for a special relocation newsletter [...]

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Construction Cameras, November 1, 2021

Three construction cameras are documenting this iconic project. Watch the progress on all these projects via the construction cameras on our project website: www.TexasCapitolComplex.org. For a more in-depth understanding of the enormity of the project, visit our virtual construction tour at Virtual Construction Tour | TFC-CCP. Here you’ll see the story of each package and how the sum of these projects will produce a world-class government complex.

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Construction Traffic Updates, November 1, 2021

SAFETY ALERT Monday, November 8 Lane Closure – One lane of westbound 15th Street will be closed between Guadalupe and Lavaca from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Drive defensively and slow down on MLK Blvd. between Lavaca and IH 35. REMINDERS MLK Blvd. and Congress Lane Closures: An eastbound lane of MLK Blvd. from Colorado to Brazos Street (in front of the Bullock and Blanton Museums) will be closed for the duration of the Capitol Complex construction project. This lane will be used [...]

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Construction Traffic Updates, September 23, 2021

SAFETY ALERT Drive defensively and slow down on MLK Blvd. MLK Blvd. and Congress Lane Closures: An east bound lane of MLK Blvd. from Colorado to Brazos Street (in front of the Bullock and Blanton Museums) will be closed for the duration of the Capitol Complex construction project. This lane will be used as a construction loading zone for the underground parking garages. Watch out for heavy equipment and construction vehicles entering and exiting the site at Congress Avenue. THE SIDEWALK [...]

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Construction Progress Report September 23, 2021

The construction of the new Capitol Complex continues on time and within budget. To follow the progress and learn more about the enormity of the project, visit our virtual construction tour at Virtual Construction Tour | TFC-CCP. See the construction story and major milestones that will produce a world-class government complex.

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24/7 Construction Cameras

Three construction cameras are documenting this iconic project. Watch the progress on all these projects via the construction cameras: George H.W. Bush State Office Building Barbara Jordan State Office Building Texas Capitol Mall

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Construction Progress Report Summer 2021

This has been a busy and challenging year for our construction teams. Despite the inconveniences of the pandemic and a historic winter storm, the Capitol Complex project has worked continuously to keep the project on track for completion in the Summer of 2022.  We are proud to report the project has achieved several important milestones and remains on budget and on schedule. As you may recall, this very large construction project was divided into six concurrent projects or packages. All [...]

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Watch the Project Progress on Our Construction Cameras

Three construction cameras documenting this iconic project. Watch the progress on all these projects via the construction cameras on our project website. www.TexasCapitolComplex.org For a more in-depth understanding of the enormity of the project, visit our virtual construction tour at Virtual Construction Tour | TFC-CCP. Here you will see the story of each package and how the sum of these projects will produce a world-class government complex.

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