Denver Architecture Firm Merges with Chicago-Based Firm

DENVER — Sink Combs Dethlefs, a Denver-based architecture and design firm that specializes in sports, recreation and entertainment design, will merge with Perkins & Will, a Chicago-based architecture company worth $540 million. Denver will become Perkins+Will’s 24th design studio worldwide.  The merger significantly bolsters Perkins+Will’s position in sports, recreation, and entertainment market in the Rocky …

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Iconic Design Feature Being Installed at RTD’s Civic Center Station

DENVER – Work on the Regional Transportation District’s Civic Center Station has been progressing steadily over the past 15 months, with completion approaching later this year. A notable milestone on the approximately $31 million project is taking place now: installation of three iconic canopies framing views of the Capitol, the …

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In an Era of the Disappearing Mid-Sized Firm, 4240 Architecture Opts to Grow from Within

DENVER — 4240 Architecture, a Denver-based 35-person architecture and planning firm, recently expanded its leadership team with several internal advancements. These advancements include Michele Decker, CPSM, to Principal, Marc Snyder and Brandon Mixon to Associate Principal, and Ian Wilson and Ken Roberts to Associate. “In a firm where titles carry weight …

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Proposed Skyscraper will be Denver’s Tallest Building

View here New York-based Greenwich Realty Capital announced on Wednesday, their intentions to build a 90-story spire featuring 248 luxury condominium residences, 22,000 square feet of retail space and 500 parking spots. According to the project’s website, 650 17th Street in downtown Denver, designed by internationally acclaimed architect Carlos Ott, will …

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OZ Architecture’s Re-Design of Eben Ezer Senior Living

DENVER — OZ Architecture has launched its design plan for phases two through four of the Eben Ezer Lutheran Care Center, located in Brush, Colorado — the next phases of the 10-step master plan for redesigning the 100-year old care center. Phase two involves designing the new short-term rehab and …

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Groundbreaking: Observatory Flats Fill Denver’s Condo Void

DENVER – The Ground Breaking Ceremony was held today for a new $11 million, 5-story for sale condo project in the University of Denver neighborhood. Observatory Flats, located at 2368 S. University Boulevard, features 53 high end condominiums, developed by Dublin Development, a Denver-based residential development company founded by Shawn Bookout and Jae …


RNL Designs a Mixed-Use TOD in Denver’s Arapahoe Square Neighborhood

DENVER – RNL, an international architecture, design and planning firm, is providing architecture and programming, as well as interior, lighting and landscape design services for Radiant, a 329-unit, mixed-use apartment community currently underway for LMC — a multifamily real estate development and operating company. The 351,396-square-foot, transit-oriented development (TOD) is …

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Multidisciplinary Design Firm Rebrands to Align with Industry Needs

DENVER — K2, formerly K2 Audio, rebrands as a multidisciplinary firm to better align with architectural needs. In addition to acoustics and audio-visual design, K2 has expanded their service offerings to include tele/data and electronic security systems. The latest AIA Business of Architecture 2016 Firm Survey Report indicates a trend towards …

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Local Prefab Company, Fastwalls, Builds Wall Panels for New Holiday Inn Express, Aurora

DENVER – Local prefab company Fastwalls — a leader in providing prefabricated steel stud framing systems — is pleased to showcase recent progress from the construction site of the new Holiday Inn Express in Aurora, with Brown Contractors, Inc. The Fastwalls team has been hard at work for months in the production shop creating …

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Elsy Studios Remodels Interior of Historic Dodge Brothers Showroom

DENVER  – Elsy Studios, a Denver‐based full-service commercial interior design firm, recently completed design work for a 12,130-square-foot workspace for Solidifi, a Real Matters Company, in the historic Dodge Brothers Showroom building, commonly referred to as the “Ballet Building,” located on the corner of Lincoln and 13th Streets. Solidifi is a leading independent provider of valuation and closing services supporting residential …