Wal-Mart E Commerce Center_Aurora CO
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DBJ Sources Confirm Wal-Mart to Build E-Commerce Center in Aurora

View here Although it was reported on public record that Walmart Real Estate Business Trust purchased 169 acres of land just south of the Denver International Airport in July for $13.5 million, Wal-Mart did not respond to requests for comment on what it intends to do with the land. However, …

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The Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (PESCO) facility is the first vertical construction project to be built at Peña Station NEXT, Denver's "Smart City" development located at the 61st Avenue and Pena Boulevard rail stop on RTD's new University of Colorado A-Line. Mortenson delivered this 112,500-square-foot facility for Westfield Company. The project is part of Fulenwider's larger 400-acre Peña Station NEXT development, where Mortenson is also providing solar and battery storage services. Designed by Farnsworth Group, the building allows PESCO to attain best-in-class facility performance and minimizes waste and environmental impacts. The primary building systems are investment-grade, tilt-up concrete panels and structural steel with extensive glazing in the office areas. Specialty electrical systems were constructed to service the testing and development needs of the ECO lab inside the warehouse and the roof-mounted solar panels. The project is pursuing LEED Gold certification. The facility accommodates 100+ PESCO engineers, scientists and management personnel of the Energy Solutions Group and Sensory Solutions Group of PESCO, as well as Panasonic CityNOW, which is Panasonic's smart city initiative in North America. This facility also includes a 24/7 network operations center that monitors a nationwide network of large-scale solar photovoltaic installations. Mortenson is also part of the team installing the patented dual incline canopies from Solaire on the carport, currently under construction, and owned by Denver International Airport. Mortenson is also building its first battery storage project at the site, as part of the Panasonic and Xcel Energy team bringing the Peña Station NEXT microgrid to life. Learn more about Mortenson's just-released study on the Rise & Future of Energy Storage or contact Gene Hodge, vice president, project development.
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Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (PESCO) Operations & Technology Center at Peña Station Now Open

Denver, CO  – The Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (PESCO) facility is the first vertical construction project to be built at Peña Station NEXT, Denver’s “Smart City” development located at the 61st Avenue and Pena Boulevard rail stop on RTD’s new University of Colorado A-Line. Mortenson delivered this 112,500-square-foot facility for Westfield Company. The project …

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Castle Rock Town Hall Commemorated with Groundbreaking

Castle Rock, CO— After a brief ceremonial groundbreaking for the Town of Castle Rock’s Town Hall Addition, the director of development services gave a presentation that explained what the project entails, then lauded GH Phipps. The January 4th ceremony was quick because the ground was frozen, though members of the …

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Influx of Technology-Focused Companies at Newly Renovated Scala Building

Denver, CO – NexusTek recently signed a lease for 16,000 square feet at Scala, a 95,000-square-foot office building located at 5889 Greenwood Plaza Blvd. in Greenwood Village, Colorado. Six months following the building renovations, Scala’s tenant base is now 30 percent technology-focused companies. Transwestern’s Senior Vice Presidents Andrew Piepgras and …

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Mikron Automation Expands U.S. Headquarters in Metro Denver

Denver, CO – Mikron Automation and Confluent Development recently announced the expansion of Mikron Automation’s U.S. headquarters in Arapahoe County’s Dove Valley Business Park. The industrial facility will expand to include 19,000 square feet of needed space to help support the company’s rapid growth, increasing the facility’s total size to 82,000 …

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Holland Partner Group_Union Denver
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Union Denver Tops Out Its Third & Final Tower

Denver, CO – Holland Partner Group (Holland) and NORTH AMERICA SEKISUI HOUSE, LLC (NASH) recently announced the topping out of the third and final tower for Union Denver, a LEED Gold 580 unit mixed-use community.  Located at the corner of 17th Street and Wewatta in downtown Denver adjacent to Denver’s …

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Event Round-Up: Bisnow Denver’s 3rd Annual Future of Southeast Suburban

By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Littleton, CO – Bisnow Denver hosted the Third Annual Future of Southeast Suburban event on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at the Denver Marriott South at Park Meadows with various members of the commercial real estate industry in attendance. The first panel entitled, The Southeast Scene: Community & …

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Springhill Suites by Marriott to be Developed on 3.5 Acres in Parker

Parker, CO – NavPoint Real Estate Group recently closed on the sale of 153,331 SF (3.52 Acres) of land at Westcreek 9400 Twenty Mile Rd in Parker. The seller was NexGen Westcreek Holdings, LLC. The buyer was 2 Combs Enterprises, Inc.  Heather Taylor, Matt Kulbe, and Anthony Damico of NavPoint …

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Tom Clark, CEO of Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation, Announces Retirement

View here Tom Clark, CEO of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation, recently announced his retirement to take place at the end of March 2017. One of his most notable projects he was involved in included RTD’s University of Colorado A Line that connects Denver’s Union Station to the Denver …

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JLL Denver’s Q4 Office Stats Show Positive Net Absorption Q4 after 3 Previous Quarters of Negative Net Absorption

Denver, CO – JLL Research recently released their fourth quarter 2016 office statistics which indicated a positive net absorption for Denver’s office market in Q4, after experiencing negative net absorption during the first three quarters of 2016. The negative net absorption in Q1 – Q3 of 2016 came after 13 consecutive quarters …

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