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NCARB Launches ARE 5.0

Washington, DC —After four years of development, the latest version of the Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®), ARE 5.0, launched on November 1, 2016. The updated exam incorporates new testing technologies and features six divisions that align with current practice and the progression of an architecture project. ARE 5.0 was developed …

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Industrial Market Dominates Latest DBJ Update to Crane Watch

View here The industrial market takes center stage in the Denver Business Journal’s latest update to their new Crane Watch feature. According to the DBJ, more than two million square feet of industrial space are currently under construction. Image: JLL’s 12415 Dumont Drive in Denver’s Southwest market; courtesy of JLL …

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Jordy Carter Furnishings Promotes New Director of Business Development & Welcomes Two New Hires

Denver, CO – Jordy Carter Furnishings recently promoted Bill O’Meara to director of business development and hired Corey Gines and Mike Rustin as account manager and project coordinator, respectively. “As a growing business, we love when we have the ability to hire from within,” said Kirby Carter, principal of Jordy Carter Furnishings. …

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Construction of New CDOT Region 2 Headquarters in Pueblo Nearing Start

Pueblo, CO – Back on September 15th, the Colorado Transportation Commission approved the $28 million spending budget for CDOT’s new regional headquarters in north Pueblo. Construction is set to start in November or December and is expected to take about 18 months to complete. CDOT plans to move into the …

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Adolfson & Peterson Construction Breaks Ground on the New UNC Campus Commons

Greeley, CO – Adolfson & Peterson Construction (AP), in partnership with design teams Semple Brown Design and Handprint Architecture, celebrated the groundbreaking of the new and innovative University of Northern Colorado (UNC) Campus Commons project. When complete, this 114,000-sf student recreation center will showcase the University’s world-class music and musical …

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Overview of Dodge 2017 Construction Outlook: Mature Phase, not a Decline

View here Chief Economist Robert Murray of Dodge Data & Analytics presented the 2017 Dodge Construction Outlook on Oct. 20th where he commented that despite smaller growth in construction starts, the industry is headed towards more of a mature phase of expansion and not a decline. Image courtesy of Business Rewritten

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DU’s Engineering & Computer Science Building Opens Its Doors to the World

Denver, CO — The University of Denver chose Homecoming Weekend to show off the new Engineering and Computer Science Building, which houses the new state-of-the-art Daniel Felix Ritchie School of Engineering and Computer Science, and the Knoebel Institute for Healthy Aging. GH Phipps Construction Companies built the 130,000-square-foot building, which was …

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ASHRAE/IES Publish 2016 Energy Efficiency Standard

Numerous energy savings measures resulting from industry input are contained in the newly published energy efficiency standard from ASHRAE and IES. This 2016 version is the 10th edition published since the original standard was first published in 1975 during the energy crisis of the United States. ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2016, Energy Efficiency …

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Market Perspective: Emerging Copyright Case

By: Casey Quillen, Esq., Attorney at Ruebel & Quillen, LLC Member of the AIA Trust Legal Network The Architectural Works Copyright Protection Act provides protection to original designs of architecture in virtually any form, including architectural plans, drawings and buildings. These designs have historically been treated as intellectual property belonging to the …

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Etkin Johnson Unveils 3-Phase Development Plan for The Gateway at InterQuest

Colorado Springs, CO – Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners has finalized the conceptual plan for its recent purchase of The Gateway at Interquest, a 77-acre tract of land in northern Colorado Springs. Development plans for The Gateway at InterQuest include three distinct multi-family housing projects, as well as retail, office and …

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