Moorings Park_Biophilic Design White Paper_Copyright Chris Cooper, Courtesy Perkins Eastman
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White Paper: Biophilic Design in Senior Living

Perkins Eastman recently released their latest white paper that highlights the social aspects of design in relation to sustainability in the senior living market. “Biophilic Design: An Alternative Perspective for Sustainable Design in Senior Living,” examines biophilic design, its impacts on the health and well-being of senior residents and includes several …

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Event Round-Up: Deja Vu Rendezvous Charity Event

By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – The 9th Annual Deja Vu Rendezvous, in support of the Assistive Technology Partners program at the University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus took place Friday, May 13th at the iconic Mile High Station and mirrored a “who’s who” in the architecture, engineering and …

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Turner Construction Begins Extensive Renovations to Boulder High School

Denver, CO – Turner Construction’s Special Projects Division has begun extensive renovations to Boulder High School. Originally constructed in 1937, the 245,971 SF facility will undergo a series of interior, exterior, and site improvements. Hord Coplan Macht is serving as the architect. Exterior building improvements include repair/replacement of windows, doors, …

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DBIA Rocky Mountain Region’s May 20th Conference: “Culture of Integration: Great Teams Make Great Projects”

Denver, CO – The DBIA Rocky Mountain Region, is hosting their regional conference “Culture of Integration: Great Teams Make Great Projects” on May 20, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center from 7:30am – 6:00pm. Registration is open and same-day registration is also available. Below are highlights from the …

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Event Round-Up: SMPS CO Healthcare-Focused Luncheon

By: Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – SMPS Colorado hosted their monthly luncheon program last Wednesday, May 11th at the Denver Athletic Club with a focus on the expanding healthcare and senior care markets in the AEC industry. Moderator, Nancy Byrd, CTS, LEED GA, Director of Business Development for K2, led the …

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Sage Hospitality Adds Additional Boutique Hotel to Denver Market

View here Sage Hospitality announced the opening of The Maven – a new, boutique hotel that will be part of the Dairy Block development in LoDo. This 172-room hotel will include a 2,300 SF ballroom that will adjoin to The Alley – a compilation of local retailers and chefs, that …

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Turner Construction Completes 10-Story Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center

Aurora, CO – The new 10-story Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center is now open for business. This 207,000 square foot facility features 249 guest rooms and an adjoining 30,000 square foot IACC accredited conference center that features an expansive dividable main ballroom, 11 break out meeting rooms, a cyber-lounge, and …

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NexCore Group completes St. Anthony North Medical Pavilion in Westminster

Westminster, CO – NexCore Group, has completed a 41,400 square foot Medical Pavilion on the new St. Anthony North Health Campus. The 35-acre campus is located at the epicenter of a major retail trade area and growing residential community in Westminster, at the interchange of I-25 and 144th Avenue. The …

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Denver & Boulder Firm Arch11 Expands, Adding New High-powered Designers

Denver, CO –  Arch11 recently added Susan Massey and Linnaea Stuart to its Boulder and Denver, Colorado offices, announced Arch11 Principal E.J. Meade. With educational backgrounds that include a Fulbright and Harvard, and project experience ranging from the Rural Studio’s $20,000 House to the Whitney Museum, these two new staff …

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Importance of Resiliency in Buildings Codes/Standards

Washington D.C. – Helping buildings and their systems withstand and recover from natural disasters requires a lot of technical knowledge. Fortunately, ASHRAE has dozens of resources available to help designers make buildings more resilient. The Society took part in the May 10th White House Conference on Resilient Building Codes. “The …

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