Civil Engineering Firm EPS Group Celebrates a Year of Major Milestones

Arizona-based civil engineering firm EPS Group, Inc. continues to build on momentum gained over the past two years. Among the many notable events the company experienced, EPS Group was named ENR’s Southwest Design Firm of the Year in 2022, and successfully launched its new market office in Loveland, Colorado in 2021. …


Owner of Blake Street Tavern Submits Plans for 300 Apartments on Blake Street

Following the announcement that downtown Denver’s beloved Blake Street Tavern will close on April 9, its landlord, Seattle-based Urban Renaissance Group is planning to add almost 300 apartments on the parking lots adjacent to the bar. That’s according to a formal site development plan recently submitted to the City and County …


Pinkard Construction Reflects on 60th Milestone and Looks to the Future 

On March 30, 2022, Pinkard Construction celebrated its 60th year in business. Tony Burke, Pinkard’s current president, and Jim Pinkard, Pinkard’s former CEO, are reflecting on the company’s history and its future as this milestone year comes to a close.    In 1962, James W. Pinkard (known to his employees as Jay or …

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Brothers Redevelopment Awarded $6K Grant from ALTA Good Deeds Foundation

The American Land Title Association (ALTA) Good Deeds Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded by ALTA, the national trade association of the land title insurance industry, has awarded $6,000 to Denver-based Brothers Redevelopment, Inc. Andy Mollock, regional title officer of Heritage Title Company in Denver nominated the nonprofit to receive …


New Classroom Breaks Ground at Colorado School of Mines

On March 2, GH Phipps and the Colorado School of Mines celebrated the groundbreaking of a new classroom building and parking garage. The $65 million project, designed by OZ Architecture, will include a four-story, 50,938-square-foot classroom building located at 17th and Arapahoe Streets and an attached parking structure with 935 spaces. …

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Mile High Q&A: Jaymes Kralicek, Project Executive, The Opus Group

Jaymes Kralicek, project executive with The Opus Group, oversees a portfolio that typically includes large and complex projects. His responsibilities include leading the sales and marketing, negotiations, design, and construction processes on projects. He also has primary accountability for communicating with external clients, partners and vendors. Jaymes holds a Bachelor of Science in …


Denver-Based Highside Companies Closes on Equity Partnership with Canadian Investment Company

Highside Companies, a Colorado-based real estate company, has formed an equity partnership with Westmount Park Investments, a family office, based in Ontario, Canada. The partnership will combine Highside’s robust United States footprint with Westmount Park’s capital formation and Canadian real estate market expertise. The result of this potent combination will mean …

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Embrey to Build 283-Unit Apartment Community on Leetsdale Drive

San Antonio-based Embrey, a diversified real estate investment company, has purchased 5231 Leetsdale, a 219,562-square-foot (5.04 ac) land property in Denver. A sale price was not disclosed. The site is home to a small retail strip building and a hardwood flooring company. Embrey plans to demolish the buildings and build a …


Trammell Crow Completes Phase 1 of 104th Commerce Park

The first phase of development at 104th Commerce Park, a 1.17-million-square-foot industrial park located at 104th Avenue, just east of the intersection of State Highway 85 and Interstate 76 in Commerce City, is now complete. Phase 1 of the Trammell Crow Company (TCC) and JV partner Clarion Partners, LLC project includes …


12-Story Multifamily Project Breaks Ground in Denver’s Golden Triangle

On March 14, Revesco Properties/Alpine Investments (RPAI), Pinkard Construction, and OZ Architecture celebrated the groundbreaking for akin Golden Triangle, a 12-story, multifamily project. Construction commenced in early February and is expected to continue into Q4 of 2024. The luxury-boutique building will contain 98 units of multifamily and amenities. “The Revesco and Alpine teams, along with …