DBIA Rocky Mountain Region’s May 20th Conference: “Culture of Integration: Great Teams Make Great Projects”
Denver, CO – The DBIA Rocky Mountain Region, is hosting their regional conference “Culture of Integration: Great Teams Make Great Projects” on May 20, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center from 7:30am – 6:00pm. Registration is open and same-day registration is also available. Below are highlights from... Read more
Event Round-Up: SMPS CO Healthcare-Focused Luncheon
By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – SMPS Colorado hosted their monthly luncheon program last Wednesday, May 11th at the Denver Athletic Club with a focus on the expanding healthcare and senior care markets in the AEC industry. Moderator, Nancy Byrd, CTS, LEED GA, Director of Business Development for K2, led... Read more
Sage Hospitality Adds Additional Boutique Hotel to Denver Market
View here Sage Hospitality announced the opening of The Maven – a new, boutique hotel that will be part of the Dairy Block development in LoDo. This 172-room hotel will include a 2,300 SF ballroom that will adjoin to The Alley – a compilation of local retailers and chefs,... Read more
Turner Construction Completes 10-Story Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center
Aurora, CO – The new 10-story Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center is now open for business. This 207,000 square foot facility features 249 guest rooms and an adjoining 30,000 square foot IACC accredited conference center that features an expansive dividable main ballroom, 11 break out meeting rooms, a cyber-lounge,... Read more
NexCore Group completes St. Anthony North Medical Pavilion in Westminster
Westminster, CO – NexCore Group, has completed a 41,400 square foot Medical Pavilion on the new St. Anthony North Health Campus. The 35-acre campus is located at the epicenter of a major retail trade area and growing residential community in Westminster, at the interchange of I-25 and 144th Avenue.... Read more
Denver & Boulder Firm Arch11 Expands, Adding New High-powered Designers
Denver, CO –  Arch11 recently added Susan Massey and Linnaea Stuart to its Boulder and Denver, Colorado offices, announced Arch11 Principal E.J. Meade. With educational backgrounds that include a Fulbright and Harvard, and project experience ranging from the Rural Studio’s $20,000 House to the Whitney Museum, these two new... Read more
Importance of Resiliency in Buildings Codes/Standards
Washington D.C. – Helping buildings and their systems withstand and recover from natural disasters requires a lot of technical knowledge. Fortunately, ASHRAE has dozens of resources available to help designers make buildings more resilient. The Society took part in the May 10th White House Conference on Resilient Building Codes.... Read more
Atlas Real Estate Group and Bilingual Elementary School Children Bond Over Xeriscape Garden
Denver, CO – To celebrate spring, the environment, and early childhood education, local real estate firm Atlas Real Estate Group hosted 36 first and second grade students from Escuela de Guadalupe, a small, bilingual Catholic elementary school in west Denver, for a field trip filled with lessons on the importance... Read more
Alternative Proposed to CO Construction-Defects Reform Bill
View here In response to the failed construction-defects reform bills, which fell apart last Thursday in the Colorado Legislature, Senate Bill 213 offers an alternative with a study group to help advance negotiations. The group would propose recommendations by March 2017 to the construction-defects litigation in an effort to increase... Read more
JE Dunn & gkkworks Add Sustainable Research Center CU Campus
View here The University of Colorado Boulder’s East Campus is now the home of the Sustainability, Energy and Environment Complex (SEEC) that renovated the existing 289,000 SF MacAllister Building to connect with the new 142,000 SF SEEC building that will serve as a multidisciplinary energy and environment research facility. The... Read more