A part of North Carolina Department of Administration, the State Construction Office provides professional architectural and engineering services and management leadership for various state agencies. The office processes cost estimates and contracts related to construction and renovation of buildings. It also reviews and approves plans and specifications. The State Construction Office supervises contracts and building designs. The office inspects and accepts construction materials. It assesses state facilities to identify deficiencies. The State Construction Office provides administrative and technical support services for the State Building Commission.