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Jongeward Plant Services, 
205 East 11th Avenue
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7523

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Central Washington University
Facilities Management Department
400 E. University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7523

Campus Mail Stop: 7523

24-Hour Telephone Line:
(509) 963-3000


Snow Removal
CWU wildcat statue installation


Project Manager: Doug Ryder

CWU Project #: 15002

Consultant: Schreiber, Starling & Lane Architects of Seattle, WA

Contractor: Lydig Construction of Spokane, WA

Scope: Located in the heart of the Central Washington University campus, the existing 107,000 square foot Samuelson Union Building, vacated in 2006, is a conglomerate of segments constructed between 1928 and 1967. The existing 49,250 square foot north wing underwent a major renovation and the 57,750 square foot south wing was demolished and replaced with new construction. Samuelson houses the Departments of Computer Science, Information Technology and Administrative Management, Mathematics, and Sociology. Construction of Samuelson was completed in Fall 2018.

Construction Notice: Samuelson Circulation Map

Milestone Timeline:     

  • Advertisement for Bids:                        March 10, 2016
  • Pre-Bid Conference:                              March 22, 2016
  • Bid Opening:                                           April 14, 2016
  • Notice to Proceed                                  May 17, 2016
  • Substantial Completion                        March 2018
  • Occupancy                                              August 2018


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