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State revenue forecast calls for continued economic momentum

DENVER — The Governor’s Office of State Planning and Budgeting (OSPB) today released its quarterly economic and revenue forecast. General Fund revenue continues to rebound modestly from its marked weakening in FY 2015-16. After an increase of just 1.7 percent last fiscal year, General Fund revenue is forecast to increase …

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New Report Reveals Sports & Performing Arts Venues are Embracing LEED Green Building

The U.S. Green Building Council released its LEED in Motion: Venues report, which highlights the efforts of convention centers, sports venues, performing arts centers, community centers and public assembly spaces to transform their environmental, social and economic footprint through LEED certification. The report showcases some of the most impressive green …

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Denver’s “Smart City” Development Featured in Building Design & Construction

View here Peña Station NEXT, Denver’s “Smart City” development located at the 61st Avenue and Pena Boulevard, was recently featured in Building Design & Construction‘s online edition. The article focuses on the “new-age” technology Panasonic is providing for the site. Pictured: The Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (PESCO) facility, which is the first vertical …

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Industry Spotlight: Engineering Firm on the Ground Floor of Colorado’s Growth

When Bob Thompson founded his own geotechnical engineering firm in 1971, his only employee (and wife) typed up client reports on onion skin with carbon paper, using a manual typewriter. Reporting styles have changed a lot since then, and so have engineering practices, thanks in no small part to Thompson …

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