Fred Pirkle Engineering Technology Center

Project Details:

The new Fred Pirkle Engineering Technology Center will house the Department of Agricultural and Industrial Sciences. This 53,500 sq. ft. building will be centered around an Innovation Lab, consisting of a main collaboration area supported by shops, clean manufacturing spaces, and ancillary laboratory classrooms for Electronics, Robotics, and Sustainable Energy. This building will also house new classrooms and laboratories for Agricultural Sciences as well as an office suite for the department chairs and a full complement of administrative and faculty offices.


Milestone was engaged as Program Manager on behalf of Texas State University System. MPM is overseeing the project and ensuring that the project scope, budget and timeline meet the original metrics approved by the Board of Regents.

Started: June 2015
Substantial Completion: October 2016

Total Project Cost: $25M
Construction Cost Limitations: $16.6M

Project Address:

Sam Houston State University - Huntsville, TX

Milestone Personnel:

Scott LaTulipe, Project Executive
Kamal Ariss, Project Manager

Project Team:

Lawrence Group

General Contractor: