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About the Austin Convention Center Expansion and Redevelopment


Here you’ll find information on the contracting process of the Austin Convention Center expansion, including links to active and closed solicitations.

Contracting Opportunities

On June 10, 2021 the Austin City Council approved the Construction Manager at Risk (CMR) method of contracting as the delivery method of best value to the City for the Convention Center expansion project which would demolish and rebuild portions of the existing Austin Convention Center and construct new elements for a facility expansion. This approval will allow staff to proceed with the following steps:

A link to the agenda item and associated backup can be found here. As part of the approval of this item, the Council passed a resolution that provided further direction related to the CMR process. That agenda item may be found here. On June 8th, the interim director of the Convention Center released a memo that describes the CMR process in more detail.

Open Solicitations

Closed Solicitations

Request For Qualifications (RFQ) - Design Services for Convention Center Redevelopment

Request For Proposal (RFP) - Construction Services for Convention Center Redevelopment

Request For Qualifications (RFQ) - Project Management and Technical Services for Convention Center Redevelopment

Future Solicitation Information

Commercial Development at Austin Convention Center – March 1, 2024