Apogee Stadium, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

Profile:One of UNT's largest construction projects to date, Apogee football stadium seats opened in time for the 2011 football season. The grounds of this facility by HKS Inc. provide a tailgating environment; inside, the alumni pavilion, luxury suites and a private club host revenue-generating events. Apogee also serves the entire North Texas region as a venue for outdoor concerts, community events, high school playoff games and band competitions. In line with UNT's "Mean Green" reputation, the stadium achieved LEED Platinum certification. It features high-efficiency MEP systems, including three wind turbines.

 

Services: DataCom Design Group provided low-voltage technology design and consulting for the project's IT (voice/data/wireless) and OSP components. The project included comprehensive pathway systems; Contract Administration was provided for 24 months.

 

Type: New Construction    Size: 426,000 SF   Cost: $78 Million