Working with K-12 school districts has been a major part of Jasmine Engineering. We have been consistently involved in providing services to school districts and working closely with administration, staff, and the surrounding communities as a whole to ensure that our K-12 clients get quality projects accomplished within established budgets and scheduling parameters.
Southwest Key Programs, Social Enterprise Complex, Austin, TX
Construction Cost: $3 million
Size: 14,000 GSF
Services: Project Management, Total Building Commissioning, LEED Enhanced Commissioning, and Owner’s Representative Services
Project Savings Realized: $500,000
The new Social Enterprise Complex is a 3-story, semi-detached addition to the Southwest Key’s national headquarters facility in Austin, TX. The project acheived LEED Silver certification.
Austin ISD, 1983 to 2008 Bond Program Projects, Austin, TX
Construction Cost: Bond Programs 1980s to 2004 — $1.1 billion; 2008 Bond Program – $396 million
Size: Varies with each project
Services: Owner’s Representative Services; Design and Constructability Reviews
Project Savings Realized: $12.7 million Combined Total
Between 1983 and 2008, Austin ISD successfully passed and implemented five (5) successive capital improvement school bond programs. Jasmine Engineering provided Owner’s Representative Services for the majority of the Bond Programs listed. Services included Design and Constructability Review of design and construction plans and specifications prepared for the project by the A/E Design team, and Project Management Augmentation for the Austin ISD Construction Management Department.
Edgewood ISD, 1992 Bond Program, San Antonio, TX
Construction Cost: Bond 1992– $27 million
Size: 1.1 million GSF
Services: Program Management; Programming
Project Savings Realized: 1992 Bond Program Savings retained by the Owner – $6.4 million (22% under budget)
Jasmine Engineering provided services for the Edgewood ISD in various capacities related to the District’s 1992 and 2001 Bond Programs and other on-going District projects.
- Completion of 1992 Bond Program Management
- Project Management for Design/Build Projects (15 Lease/Purchase Elementary School Gymnasium Projects) as part of the 1992 Bond Program
- Facility Assessment and Programming for District Football & Baseball Sports Facilities in support of the 1992 Bond Program
In addition to the 1992 Bond Program:
- Project Management for HVAC Renovation at Coronado-Escobar Elementary School (Design/Build)
- District-Wide Facility Assessment (22 Campuses) in preparation for the 2001 Bond Program
- Programming for the 2001 Bond, a $44 million bond program
Kingsville ISD, New H.M. King High School, Kingsville, TX
Construction Cost: $25.2 million
Size: 164,000 GSF
Services: Project Management
Project Savings Realized: Approximately $900,000 to date through Jasmine Engineering Value Engineering items
Jasmine Engineering provided Project Management services for the construction of a new state-of-the-art 2-story high school facility to replace the existing high school. The Construction Manager at Risk delivery method was used for this project. The new high school facilities included Administrative Offices, Classrooms, Science Labs, Media Center, Commons Area, Library and Cafeteria, along with associated Parking Areas, Support Functions, and Site Improvements. The existing high school was immediately adjacent to the construction site and remained in full operation during construction.