AGC CO President Named Chairman of AGC America Executive Leadership Council
“With the surge of construction activity and industry-related legislative advocacy that is taking place in Colorado right now, I am honored to take on the role of Chairman at the national level and share our lessons learned with other chapters,” commented Michael Gifford. DENVER, CO —  Michael Gifford, President... Read more
Donna Smith at Neenan Appointed to Transit Alliance Board of Directors
Fort Collins, CO — Donna Smith, vice president of business development at The Neenan Company, was recently appointed to the board of directors for Transit Alliance. As a member of the board of directors, Smith will assist Transit Alliance in its mission to empower citizens to lead the transformation of... Read more
Careers in Construction Project Builds Next Generation Construction Workforce
Colorado Springs, CO —  During this present construction boom in Colorado where the evolving skylines are brimming with construction cranes, the industry as a whole is still facing shortages for qualified laborers. According to the Associated General Contractors’ 2015 National Workforce Survey, 86% of construction firms nationwide are having... Read more
Byron Haselden Named CEO of Haselden Construction
CENTENNIAL, CO – Ed Haselden has passed the baton to his brother Byron Haselden who is now leading Haselden as CEO. “Becoming Chief Executive Officer is a great responsibility which I do not take lightly,” stated Byron. “Following in my brother Ed’s footsteps will be a daunting challenge, but... Read more
Hyder Construction Revamps Columbine Country Club Clubhouse
Littleton, CO – Hyder Construction is starting work on a $20 million facelift to the Columbine Country Club in Littleton. The original clubhouse will come down this spring to make way for a 45,000 square-foot new building. The new clubhouse will include sophisticated finishes, locker rooms, conference space, dining... Read more
Pinkard Tops Out 8181 Arista Place Mixed Use
Broomfield, CO — Construction Manager/General Contractor Pinkard Construction Company has topped out the 8181 Arista Place project, a new mixed-use office building in Broomfield. Located in the Arista Development, 8181 Arista Place is a five-story office facility adjacent to its sister office property 8001 Arista Place, both of which... Read more
Craig Hospital’s $90 million Expansion & Renovation Nears Completion
Englewood, CO—With initial planning begun in winter of 2012 and a target completion date set for late 2016, Craig Hospital’s $90 million expansion and renovation is nearing its conclusion. The Hospital recently announced that it has exceeded its $68 million fundraising target by $5 million. The success of the... Read more
Haselden Construction Tops Out Learning Commons & Innovation Center
DENVER, CO – Last week marked the topping out of Graland Country Day School’s new addition, the Learning Commons and Innovation Center. The new building includes open learning spaces, science rooms, and an invention lab, as well as conference rooms and office space. Graland administrators and project architect Cuningham... Read more
MTech Mechanical Receives National Excellence in Construction Award
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced MTech Mechanical as a 2015 National Excellence in Construction Pyramid award winner at the 26th Annual Excellence in Construction Gala on March 2 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The award was given for their work on the International Broadcasting Center at the 2015 FIS... Read more
Construction Writers Collaborative Launches in Denver
Sue Rose, Principal of Sue Rose Public Relations LLC, launched the Construction Writers Collaborative in early 2016 to fill a void in the construction sector for solid, reliable, and high-quality writing and media relations services. “With explosive growth in the Denver market, companies in the AEC, MEP and earthworks... Read more