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Construction Project Updates
How DO I get on the A/E List?
Vendor Standards
Get updates on DCCCD's current major construction projects here. Visit the Purchasing Department's Web site to learn about Advertised Bids and Proposals.
To be placed on the list of preapproved A/E firms, interested parties should contact the Facilities Management Department to set up an interview.  After the interview the Facilities staff will recommend qualifying firms  be placed on the list for selection to do work with DCCCD.
Learn what standards you must meet in order to do business with DCCCD's Facilities Management and Planning.
Construction Project Updates
Get updates on DCCCD's current major construction projects here. Visit the Purchasing Department's Web site to learn about Advertised Bids and Proposals.
How DO I get on the A/E List?
To be placed on the list of preapproved A/E firms, interested parties should contact the Facilities Management Department to set up an interview.  After the interview the Facilities staff will recommend qualifying firms  be placed on the list for selection to do work with DCCCD.
Vendor Standards
Learn what standards you must meet in order to do business with DCCCD's Facilities Management and Planning.
Map to District Service Center
Facilities Management and Planning is located in the East Building of the District Service Center at 4343 IH-30 in Mesquite (see map below).

Clyde Porter, Assistant Vice Chancellor/Director of Facilities and District Architect, has a staff of 14, who are responsible for the following areas:

  • Architectural - preparation and review of plans and specifications for major projects and renovations to the campuses as they pertain to architecture
  • Interiors - preparation and review of plans and specification for major projects and renovations to the campuses as they pertain to interior finishes and equipment
  • Engineering - planning, construction, and maintenance of roads, structures, water supply, sewer, flood control, or traffic and parking lots
  • Mechanical - planning and maintenance of heating, ventilation, air conditioning systems as well as plumbing and fire protection 
  • Financial Management - review, allocation, distribution of facilities project funds; oversee all facilities project management contracts

Facilities handles more than 900 projects worth more than $70,000,000 each year. Selected projects are outsourced to preapproved architectural, mechanical and engineering firms.  (See  sidebar for inquiries as to how to be preapproved for A/E projects at DCCCD. )

The department is committed to using energy efficient and "sustainable design" whenever possible, and works closely with Cedar Valley College's Energy Efficient Green Building Institute to stay abreast of cutting edge techniques.

Contact information
phone: 972-860-7760
fax: 972-860-7765

Mailing Address
District Service Center
4343 IH-30 (formerly known as N. Highway 67)
Mesquite, Texas 75150

Map of District Service Center