capital planning and development

FacOps golf tournament funds scholarships

Photos by Tim Marsh, WSU Today.     PULLMAN – Nearly $10,000 was raised for WSU student scholarships during the second annual Jess Ford of Pullman Hardhat Classic Golf Tournament.   Sponsored by Facilities Operations as a benefit for the FacOps Scholarship Fund, the 18-hole open-to-the-public event at Palouse Ridge Golf Club was held Aug. 14. […]

Rolls of sod ready to brighten roof

  PULLMAN – After a two-year drought during the renovation of the Compton Union Building, the Terrell Library Roof will once again be sporting green grass.   According to James Stone, construction engineer with Capital Planning and Development, soil preparation began Thursday morning for placing sod in the area. Large rolls of turf waiting in Terrell Mall […]

Roots run deep in community

Large, rolled-up sheets containing project plans and piles of papers and journals cover his desk. A constant frenzy of people come in and out asking for advice. The phone is ringing while he responds to an e-mail. This is everyday, organized chaos, and Keith Bloom, assistant director for Capital Planning and Development (CPD), loves it.After […]

Infrastructure updates add comfort and convenience

People returning to Pullman this fall undoubtedly have noticed new buildings, trimmed shrubbery and re-paved roads. However, many less obvious aspects of the university infrastructure also have been altered. WSU’s infrastructure — the facilities and services that allow most of us to accomplish our jobs — includes everything from Internet access and antivirus systems, to […]

Projects keep season busy

Here are more of the projects on tap for summer and beyond at WSU:Capital Planning and Development: • Cleveland Hall/Education Addition• Plant Bioscience Building• Wilson Road• Library Road, phase 2, including Terrell Mall repairs• Electrical distribution duct bank • South Fairway parking lot• North Fairway Road replacement Facilities Operations: • Fulmer Hall exterior renovation• Morrill […]