Denver BD Guild Announces Two Part Virtual Series

This week, the Denver Chapter of the Business Development Guild will host the first of a two-part virtual series titled The Lifecycle of Winning Work – Part 1. Business Development pursuits eye the destination (i.e. the win), but it is truly a journey–pre and post.  The timeline is involved and …


GH Phipps Completes Renovation of Solvista Health West Campus

GH Phipps Construction Companies has completed the Solvista Health West Campus Remodel in Canon City, Colorado. Solvista’s West Campus facility was previously a newspaper publishing plant, purchased in 2015 for business expansion. As an established healthcare provider serving Fremont, Custer, Chafee and Lake counties, Solvista Health identified a need to …


The Neenan Company Breaks Ground on Two Projects for Yuma School District

Fort Collins-based design-build firm The Neenan Company will break ground on two separate projects for Yuma School District this month. Funded in part by a bond measure passed by voters last year, these projects will enhance building safety and security, while also modernizing school facilities. The first phase of the …


Colorado Construction Cautiously Optimistic

By Katie Rapone, editor. At this time, commercial construction in our state appears to be ticking along nicely due to the industry being deemed “essential.” Local construction companies have tackled the pandemic with grace and resilience and fortunately most businesses remain relatively unaffected. However, much uncertainty remains surrounding what’s next …


Lowry’s Exchange at Boulevard One Tops Out

Development partners Confluent Development and Kelmore Development held their first virtual topping out event amidst the landscape of new COVID-19 protocols, celebrating the construction milestone for the commercial mixed-use redevelopment project in the heart of Denver’s revitalized Lowry neighborhood: Exchange at Boulevard One. Even amid COVID-19, the project’s initial phase …


Construction Begins on 6-Story Commercial Building in Cherry Creek North

Denver-based real estate investment company BMC Investments (BMC) has begun construction on a 76,000-square-foot, six-story commercial building at 240 St Paul Street in Cherry Creek North. A yet to be announced, world class fitness club and popular fitness brand will anchor the new building, taking 33,000 square feet on the first three floors.  …

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Progress at Veterans Renaissance Apartments Project in Aurora

According to an update from Alliance Construction Solutions, the Veterans Renaissance Apartments project in Aurora is well underway. The project is being developed by Colorado Coalition for the Homeless and designed by Studio Completiva. The Veterans Renaissance Apartments project is an addition to the Fitzsimons Campus, and is located near the new …


AGC of Colorado Aids Colorado Economic Recovery Efforts

The CEO of the Associated General Contractors of Colorado (AGC of Colorado), Michael Gifford, has been appointed to the economic recovery councils at both the state and local levels in Colorado, to aid COVID-19 relief. The State of Colorado’s Governor, Jared Polis, named Gifford along with AGC of Colorado’s Chairman …

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Pinkard Continues Safe Construction on Green House Homes at Mirasol

Pinkard Construction and Loveland Housing Authority are still on schedule despite the COVID-19 pandemic that arose shortly after the March groundbreaking on the new Green House Homes at Mirasol expansion, Colorado’s first Green House® community, created as the vision of the Loveland Housing Authority to offer skilled nursing care. The first new …


Temporary Change in Works for Landmark Demolition Review Process

To address challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Denver City Council is considering a bill that would move any action associated with landmark review of demolition and certificate of demolition eligibility (CDE) applications for properties deemed potentially historic to after August 3, 2020. The intent of the landmark demolition review …