New Energy Plant Operational


The new renewable energy facility, which burns local wood chips and wood by-products, started operation on August 2, 2013. Up to six truck of wood chips are delivered each day depending on the campus steam demands.  Project Details.


New Academic Building Under Construction

The new Jamrich Hall is revealed with the demolition of the old facility

 Project Details.

Jamrich Demo

Jamrich Furnishings Repurposed

The demolition of the original Jamrich Hall began the week of June 16, starting with the connector to West Science. Demolition of the building itself was scheduled to begin a week later. Most of the furnishings have been repurposed elsewhere on campus or by area schools and community organizations.

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Fire Alarm Replacement Project

The project will include the full replacement of the existing fire alarm and detection systems in the following buildings: PEIF, Superior Dome, Berry Event Center, Cohodas Hall, Art & Design, Thomas Fine Arts, McClintock Building, Forest Roberts Theater, Learning Resource Center, Services Building, Jacobetti, and University Center. All individual building systems shall communicate to a new central station located in the dispatch area of the Public Safety Department within the Services Building.

Superior Dome Skylight Replacement

The existing skylight was installed as part of the Superior Dome construction project completed in 1991. The five sided skylight is located at the center of the cupola approx. 142 ft above grade. Over the years the skylight exterior surface has weathered and shown signs of panel deterioration.

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Soccer Field Improvements, Dugouts

The NMU Soccer team has received a generous donation to construct team dugouts at the soccer game field. These dugouts will be installed adjacent to the soccer observation building constructed last summer and will provide the NMU Soccer Team with a great enhancement to the team’s facilities. Construction has begun and will be completed prior to the start of the 2014 soccer season.

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Builders and Architects

If you'd like to learn more about current or upcoming NMU facilities renovations and construction projects, including being added to bid lists, contact us.

  • Engineering and architectural firms:
    NMU Engineering and Planning
    1401 Presque Isle Avenue
    Marquette, MI 49855
  • Information about current bid projects:
    NMU Purchasing Department
    1401 Presque Isle Avenue
    Marquette, MI 49855

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