Brain and Cancer Center 

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

With a targeted focus on specialty care, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center’s Brain and Cancer Center will establish an internationally recognized brain institute, new research programs and expand academic and clinical support space for the Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center. The $240M project will include 450,000 SF of building space and a 1,000-space parking garage. As civil engineering consultant, JQ is tasked with designing the site layout. The vast 24-acre site includes a variety of civil features, including retaining walls, an underground detention structure, nearly a mile of storm piping, drainage structures, a complex network of existing utilities on site that require careful design and coordination, and extensive regrading to assure proper drainage for the site.

Location: Dallas, TX
Size: 450,000 SF, 24 acres
Services: Civil Engineering
Cost: $240M