Open Office Space Acoustical Trends

By Deb Britton, CTS, Principal and Founder K2  As open office space trends continue to evolve, design and construction teams must account for the various issues these spaces create in order to meet owner’s goals and satisfy end-users.  Understanding these demands for open offices and the resulting solutions necessary to…

Criterium Engineers Opens New Affiliate Office
Monument, CO — Criterium Engineers, a Portland, Maine-based firm, continues to grow with the addition of a new affiliate office; Criterium-Cona Engineers, focused on the South Denver Metro area. Criterium Engineers is an international engineering consulting company founded in 1957 with offices in more than 30 states. Criterium-Cona Engineers is a new full service consulting engineering... Read more
Madrid-Based Ferrovial May Lead DIA Terminal Renovation
View here The Madrid-based conglomerate Ferrovial — a leading infrastructure and services operator — may lead the $1.8 billion terminal renovation at DIA, if the City Council approves a partnership contract at tonight’s meeting. Ferrovial — whose airport operator is leading a team of equity and construction partners in a proposed 34-year arrangement at DIA... Read more
Millennials’ Influence on the Multifamily Market: Analysis & Trends
By Keith E. Moore, AIA, Architect at RMG As the nation’s largest living generation, millennials stand to make quite an impact on the future of the multifamily commercial real estate market. Already at 76 million, their numbers are expected to peak in 2036 at 82.1 million, surpassing the baby... Read more
Denver’s Mariposa District Celebrates Completion of Apartment Units
View here Denver’s Mariposa District development is celebrating the completion of its apartment units. The Denver Housing Authority (DHA) is redeveloping the existing distressed public housing to provide Denver residents with affordable and market-rate living options that offer easy access to the nearby 10th and Osage light rail station. Three more... Read more
Former Home to U.S. Engineering Sells for $2M
Loveland, CO– CBRE recently completed the $2 million sale of a 6.44-acre industrial campus located at 729 8th Street Southeast in Loveland, Colorado. The property was previously occupied by U.S. Engineering, which recently relocated its operations to Johnstown, Colorado. Mike Eyer, Julius Tabert, Jon Rue and Kit Brown of CBRE’s Fort Collins office represented... Read more
Colorado Construction Engineering Giant in “Advanced Talks” to be Sold
View here CH2M, the largest privately-held company in Colorado, based in Douglas County, is reportedly in talks to be sold to a Texas-based rival. CH2M played a lead role in the expansion of the Panama Canal. The deal would combine two global construction and engineering giants. The Times of London... Read more
Five Colorado Companies Among ENR’s Top 100 Design-Build Firms 2017
View here Colorado firms: Hensel Phelps, PCL Construction Enterprises, CH2M, Flatiron Construction, and Arcadis/Callison RTKL, are among Engineering News Record’s Top 100 Design-Build Firms for 2017. Read more
NSPE-CO Award Dinner 2017
DENVER — On Thursday, June 15, 2017, the National Society of Professional Engineers of Colorado (NSPE-CO) held an award dinner at Lone Tree Golf Club and Hotel for 30+ attendees. Speakers at the event included: Past Winners, Steve Conklin (President of NSPE-CO), Patrick Roberts (Senior Project Engineer at Martin/Martin, Inc., President Elect NSPE-CO,... Read more
Metro State’s Aerospace and Engineering Sciences Building Aims for the Stars
DENVER — Metropolitan State University of Denver’s Advanced Manufacturing Sciences Institute marked the recent opening of the new Aerospace and Engineering Sciences Building, attended by more than 300 students, employees, and members of the huge team that built a top-of- the-line facility devoted to the future. “The idea for this building came... Read more
Award-Winning Crossroads Commerce Park Development Announces Completion
DENVER – Ware Malcomb, an award-winning international design firm, today announced the Crossroads Commerce Park project located in central Denver has recently been completed and honored with multiple industry awards. Ware Malcomb provided architecture services for the project and Jansen Strawn Consulting Engineers, a Ware Malcomb Company, provided civil engineering services. A... Read more