St. Francis Medical Center Expansion and Renovation Project Tops Out

On Wednesday April 14, GE Johnson placed the final precast beam on the St. Francis Medical Center Expansion and Renovation project in Colorado Springs. The milestone was celebrated with a socially distanced ceremony with Penrose-St. Francis Health Services team members, the design team, community leaders, and construction trade partners. Speakers …

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Aberdeen Construction Completes Highlands Ranch Spec Suites

Denver-based Aberdeen Construction recently completed the spec suites at 200 Plaza Drive in Highlands Ranch. This project proved to be the first major test for Aberdeen Construction’s Agile Construction Process introduced at the front end of the COVID-19 pandemic. Building manager CBRE originally planned for one large suite but decided during …


Koelbel Urban Homes Brings to Market 94 New Townhomes in Superior

Koelbel Urban Homes (KUH), a division of Koelbel and Company, and Resolute Investments Inc, a local real estate investment firm, have launched the sales of Montmere at Autrey Shores, a new townhome community that will bring to market 94 townhomes across 20 buildings at the shores of Autrey Reservoir, just …


Construction Careers Now Partners with Adams County School District 14 for Workforce Training

Construction Careers Now (CCN), a construction pre-apprenticeship program, partners with Adams County School District 14 (Adams 14) in Commerce City to offer the local community opportunities for construction workforce training. CCN currently hosts this no-cost, four-week program virtually at Adams City High School (ACHS) in the evenings to accommodate a …

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103 Income-Restricted Residential Units Under Construction in Capitol Hill

Construction is officially underway on Capitol Square Apartments, a 103 income-restricted residential project one block from the Colorado State Capitol Building on the corner of 13th Ave. and Sherman St. in downtown Denver. Developed by Denver-based Mile High Development and Chicago-based Brinshore Development, and designed by KTGY, the new six-story, …

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New Residential Offering Announced for Centerra Master-Planned Community

Avenida Partners has announced plans to develop a resort-inspired apartment community for active adults age 55 and older, at McWhinney’s Centerra master-planned community. The 180,000-square-foot building will be constructed on 6.5 acres, complementing the wide-range of residential offerings across the community. Construction for the project begins this month, and Avenida is planning for a grand opening …


16th Street Mall Improvement Project Moves Ahead

The Downtown Denver Partnership recently announced that the city’s plans to reimagine, reconstruct, and revitalize the 16th Street Mall from Broadway to Market Street is moving forward to final design and construction with a $149 million design/build contract with PCL Construction Services, now fully signed and executed following approval by Denver …


Groundbreaking: Mixed-Use Community ‘The District’

On Wednesday April 7, Brue Baukol Capital Partners‘ latest mixed-use project ‘The District’ broke ground, adjacent to RTD’s Dry Creek Station in Centennial. Spanning over 36 acres, the mixed-use development will offer 2.5 million square feet of office space, a 200-key hotel, 1,800 residential units, and more than 30,000 square feet …


Howell Construction Completes Denver Wastewater Building Renovation

The Denver Wastewater building is an iconic feature along the South Platte River valley in downtown Denver. Adjacent to both I-25 and 6th Avenue, thousands of motorists pass this building every day. Howell Construction was selected as the construction manager/general contractor by the City and County of Denver to renovate the interiors …


Modular Construction: A Contemporary Approach to a Traditional Process

By Tom Merlo, PIOVTEK Business Development Associate Manufactured building components simplify the traditional construction process by reducing typical challenges from the job site. Trade stacking, schedule congestion, inconsistent quality, and variance are critical challenges facing traditional methods of construction. Utilizing manufacturing methods to optimize construction greatly increases productivity and quality while reducing labor requirements …