New Staff Joins Davis Partnership Architects
Denver, CO — Michael DeFries, Samantha Claman, Ryan Collier, Leslie Casper and Ramona Mayes have joined Davis Partnership Architects. Michael and Samantha as architect interns, Ryan as architect, Leslie as controller and Ramona as administrative assistant. They will assist in the development of design and construction documents, financial planning,... Read more
Event Round-Up: USGBC CO Commercial Real Estate Forum, “Planes, Trains & Cranes – On Track with Green Development”
By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – The U.S. Green Building Council Colorado (USGBC Colorado) in partnership with DLR Group hosted its third annual Commercial Real Estate Forum, “Planes, Trains & Cranes – On Track with Green Development,” at the Forney Museum of Transportation on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. Approximately... Read more
CO Construction Defect Law Featured in Wall Street Journal
View here Colorado’s construction defect laws make national news with an article in the Wall Street Journal, entitled Threat of Lawsuits Crimps Condo Developments. The article notes that condos have been the slowest segment of the U.S. housing market to make any kind of “comeback” and that the construction defect laws... Read more
Advanced Facilities Management & Engineering Conference Sept. 14-15
Denver, CO — The Advanced Facilities Management and Engineering Conference (AFEC) has announced the dates for its 2016 event. The conference will be held Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 14-15, at the Crowne Plaza DIA, John Q. Hammons Convention Center (15500 E. 40th Ave.) Denver, Colorado. The AFEC is designed... Read more
Hyder Completes New Beaver Creek Firehouse
Denver, CO – Hyder has completed construction on a new $3.8 million firehouse, Station 11, for the Beaver Creek Metropolitan District (BCMD). The project includes four private bunk rooms designed to house three separate crews with two shared restrooms. There is a large exercise room and a training mezzanine... Read more
Local Denver Civil Engineering Firm Joins Ware Malcomb
Denver, CO – Ware Malcomb recently announced Jansen Strawn Consulting Engineers, a Denver-based civil engineering firm, has joined the Ware Malcomb team. In acquiring Jansen Strawn, Ware Malcomb significantly augments the breadth and scope of its civil engineering services to complement the firm’s leading architectural design services. The terms... Read more
Fort Collins, CO – CSU and Mortenson celebrated a milestone with the building team last week that is constructing the on-campus stadium to toast the halfway point of the historic project. The “topping-out” event – meant to mark the placement of the structure’s final beam – included remarks from... Read more
Affordable Housing Proposal Vote Moved Back to September
View here Denver City Council will now have until September to consider the affordable housing proposal that is set to raise $150 million in the first ten years, funded by taxes and fees on new and existing real estate. Photo of Palace Construction’s Stapleton Affordable Housing Project: Northeast Denver Housing Center, Photography... Read more
Comunale Properties Celebrates Groundbreaking at Summit at Colorado Technology Center
Denver, CO – Comunale Properties recently announced the official groundbreaking at the site of Summit at Colorado Technology Center, a new speculative development bringing Class A industrial space to small-bay users in Boulder County. The 62,400-square-foot industrial and flex property located in the CTC business park in Louisville, Colorado, is the first... Read more
Market Insight: Global Green Building Materials Market to Reach $255 Billion by 2020
View here In the latest report released by Zion Research, the global green building materials market is set to reach $255 billion by 2020. Driving factors include government regulations for sustainable construction, and greater awareness of environmental issues. Building sectors such as public facilities, commercial, education and industrial drove demand... Read more