University of Washington Facilities building A+ processes with Onit and Stantec

SEATTLE, Wash., Dec 2023 – University of Washington’s (UW’s) Facilities Department has selected Onit Management Consulting to develop its Construction Project Delivery Process Manual, designed to align the University’s Project Delivery Group procedures and policies with statutory requirements and best practices.  To carry out this mission Onit has assembled an engagement team that includes experts in construction project management, higher education administration, business process optimization, and organizational change management. Onit is also proud to be supported in this effort by its partner Stantec, a global engineering firm with a 40-year relationship with UW spanning more than 500 individual projects.


UW Facilities manages the University of Washington’s buildings, infrastructure, and land across the institution’s multiple campuses. It has more than 1,100 employees in fields including Asset Management, Operations, Campus Energy & Utilities, Real Estate, Finance & Administration, and Business Innovation & Technology. UW Facilities supports more than seven miles of utility tunnels beneath UW’s main campus, 643 acres of grounds, 22 miles of roads and pathways, and services including capital planning, power, HVAC, cleaning, waste, maintenance, sustainability, and construction for more than 15 million square feet of space.


Founded in 2013, Onit Management Consulting provides expert management consultants for roles in technical and business project and program management, organizational change management (OCM), ESJ / DEI program evaluation and management, Lean / Six Sigma business process improvement, communications and more. Our business is solving our clients’ problems, and we are proud to count among our client list many of the Pacific Northwest’s leading commercial and government institutions including City of Seattle, King County, Tacoma Power, Seattle City Light, the State of Washington, Microsoft, Premera Blue Cross, Sound Transit, Puget Sound Energy, and more. 


Stantec is a global engineering firm with strong roots in the Pacific Northwest and a footprint that spans the globe. The Stantec community unites approximately 28,000 employees working in more than 400 locations across six continents. Stantec’s Program Management and Construction Management group represents owners and provides independent project management solutions to public and private sector clients undertaking multi-project capital programs or stand-alone, mega-capital projects. Its team specializes in strategy, planning, implementation, management, operational readiness, and control solutions in the aviation, buildings, energy and resources, transportation, and water markets.