Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) early administrative and planning records, 2005-2010 UA 218



creator Rice University.
Title: Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) early administrative and planning records
Dates: 2005-2010
Identification: UA 218
Quantity: 5.0 linear ft.(5 boxes)
Language:
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Historical note

The Collaborative Research Center (CRC) later renamed The BioScience Research Collaborative is an 477,000 square-foot building where scientists and educators from Rice University and other Texas Medical Center institutions work together to perform leading research that benefits human medicine and health. (Excerpted from ) Construction of the BRC began in 2006 and was completed in July 2009. The building was constructed on 2.9 acres of land owned by Rice University and houses the department of bioengineering.


Scope and Contents note

Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) early administrative and planning records consists of planning materials related to the construction and design of the Collaborative Research Center (CRC) renamed the BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC). The bulk of the material dates from 2006-2007.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access note

This material is restricted. Access requires permission from the Rice University Office of the President. Contact woodson@rice.edu for assistance.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) early administrative and planning records must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.


Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Rice University.
Genres
clippings (information artifacts)
compact discs
letters (correspondence)
reports

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC) early administrative and planning records, UA 218, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Diana Randall, Program Director, Collaborative Research Center, 2010.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I. Collaborative Research Center Binders 2004-2006

Box Folder
1 1 Vibration Data 2006
2 Physics Compatibility Data 2006
3 City, Region, State, Federal Government 2006
4 Public Relations/Communications 2006
5 Trammel Crow Company
6 Branding, Identity, Graphics 2006
7 Rice Facilities & Engineering 2006
8 Ownersip/Financing Options 2005-06
9 Baylor College of Medicine 2005
10 UT Health Science Center. UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center 2005
11 Methodist Hospital Research Institute
12-13 Core Data 1 (2 folders)
14-15 Core Data 2 (2 folders)
16-17 NIH Research Facilities Improvement Grant (2 folders)
18 Harvard Bond Document
Box Folder
2 1-2 Rice Architectural Planning (2 folders)
3-4 Rice Bioengineering Architectural Program (2 folders) 2007
5-6 Operations, n.d. (2 folders)
7-8 Meetings (2 folders)
9-11 Presentations (3 folders)
Box Folder
3 1-2 Architectural Programming (2 folders)
3-4 Shared Amenities & Retail (2 folders)
5 Harvard: Report from Task Force on Science and Technology May 2004
6 Vivarium
7 Rice Policy
8 Research Lab Design Guidelines 2005
9 Energy Efficient Lab Design 2006
10 Reference Material: Guidelines for Major Capitol Projects
11-12 Facilitating Interdisciplinary Research (2 folders)
13-14 Architectural Program Documents-Draft (2 folders)
15 Linbeck - Concept Estimate June 16, 2006
16 Linbeck - Pre-Construction Services Proposal June 7, 2004
17 Linbeck - Initial Guaranteed Maximum Price September 6, 2006
Diana Randall notes (6 spiral notebooks)
Box Folder
4 1 Research Facilities Design - Vivarium Experience
2 Research Facilities Design - Laboratory Building Design September 2004
3 RFP for Pre-Design Phase, FKP Architects 2004
4 Respose to request for Information - Waggoner Edstrom October 2006
5 Integrated Communications Proposal, Waggener Edstrom November 10, 2006
6 HBG Profile
7 Vollmer PR November 21, 2006
8 Weber Shardwick Capabilities November 20, 2006
9 Ernst & Young Global Biotechnology Report 2006
10 Symposium Media Release Forms 2006
11 Team Building Workshop August 10, 2006
12 Life Sciences Real Estate & Facilities Conference November 15, 2004
13 Branding
14 Edelman December 15, 2006
15 Gulf Coast Consortia brochure
16 Letter from President David Leebron
17 CRC Symposum November 28, 2006
18 Diana Randall info
19 Magazine article - "The Profit Zone "Cite magazine Fall 2004
20 Magazine article - "Market Intelligence Local: Houston," Architect November/December 2006
21 Barnes and Noble Bookstore option 2005



Series II. Media and Oversize Materials

Box
4 Presentations - CDs & DVDs
1 Waggener Edstrom Response to Request for Information 2006
2 Rice/TMC Relationship (Kathy Matthews) August 2006
3 CORG Design - CRC Symposium November 28, 2006
4 CRC Symposium - Panelists roughcut (2 copies) November 28, 2006
5 Baylor College of Medicine - Inventing the Future of Medicine
6 CRC Collaboration 2003
7 CRC IT May 12, 2005
8 CRC Vivarium Presentation
Oversize Materials
Box
5 Brand Studies - HBG
"Texas Medical Center, A vision for strategic growth. A 50 year Master plan. 2006 update." 2006
CRC Symposium poster 2006
Elevations, CRC. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP December 4, 2006
Laboratory Prototypes and Initial Tenant Improvement Guidelines, Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill LLP September 7, 2007
Laboratory Prototypes and Initial Tenant Improvement Guidelines, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, LLP (2 copies) October 20, 2006
Tenant Improvement Schematic Design Package, FKP Architects (2 copies) November 8, 2007