USGBC CO Commercial Real Estate Forum_Denver CO
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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 80 …

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AGC 38th Annual Golf Tournament_Lakewood CO
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Event Round-Up: AGC 38th Annual Golf Tournament

By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Lakewood, CO – The Associated General Contractors of Colorado (AGC) hosted their 38th Annual Golf Tournament at the Lakewood Country Club on Monday, August 8, 2016. The event sold out months before with a total of 252 attendees this year, representing several contractors and specialty …

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Denver Capitol_Construction Defect Laws
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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 in …

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AFEC Conference Denver CO
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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 to …

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Hyder Construction_Beaver Creek Firehouse
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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 and …

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CSU & Mortenson Celebrate On-Campus Stadium Milestone

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 CSU …

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Palace Construction_Affordable Housing_Denver CO
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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 @theunfounddoor

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Summit at CTC Groundbreaking
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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 project …

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Turner-Flatiron Habitat for Humanity_Denver CO
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Turner Construction Teams with Flatiron for Habitat for Humanity

Greenwood Village, CO – Volunteers with Turner Construction teamed up with volunteers from sister company, Flatiron Construction, to participate in a Habitat for Humanity build. The group of 12 spent the day at Sable Ridge Townhomes where they helped work on five separate townhouse units. Renovations to the townhomes were …

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Green building market 255 billion by 2020
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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 for …

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