Grand Opening: Boulder Valley School District Transportation Center

BOULDER — On January 25, the Boulder Valley School District (BVSD) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of its new Transportation Center, the first of three major projects to support educational opportunities in the 31,000-student district. The $15.3 million transportation facility is the result of a master planning effort that …


WORKNOW Platform Connects 705 Metro Denver Construction Workers to Jobs

DENVER — WORKNOW an employment platform that connects construction workers to local high-paying, high-growth construction careers and family support services, is currently exceeding expectations within the industry. Since the program’s launch, 705 metro Denver residents have enrolled in WORKNOW. Members can enroll to get connected to jobs on local projects, access career or …


Haselden Construction Breaks Ground on Broomfield High School Expansion

BROOMFIELD – Haselden Construction recently broke ground on the expansion of Holy Family High School in Broomfield. The 34,000-square-foot expansion will include eight new classrooms, a fitness center and auxiliary gym with expanded locker rooms, and an enlarged cafeteria, allowing the school to grow from 690 students to 800 students. “As the current …


293-Unit Apartment Community Coming to Lakewood

LAKEWOOD — Denver-based investment and development firm Riverpoint Partners and Iron River Management, LLC are set to deliver Brickhouse at Lamar Station, a high-end 293-unit market rate apartment building by Fall 2021. The project will be located on a 3.75-acre site at 6300 W. 13th Ave., Lakewood, within walking distance to the Lamar Station light …


AGC of Colorado Honor 25- and 50-Year Associate and Supplier Members

DENVER — AGC of Colorado honored 50-year and 25-year associate members who provide essential professional services and equipment to the construction industry at the December 2018 Breakfast with the Board and Outlook 2019 Associate/Supplier Showcase. With more than 400 construction industry professionals in attendance, AGC of Colorado recognized the importance of …


ENT Credit Union to Build New HQ in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS — ENT Credit Union plans to build a new 30,000-square-foot headquarters on more than 20 acres of land at The Campus at Foothills Farm, a La Plata Communities development near Interstate 25 and Interquest Parkway in Colorado Springs, to support the company’s back-office growth. The headquarters will house Ent’s centralized operations, …


Topping Off: Northfield Fire Station No. 39

DENVER – PCL Construction recently celebrated the topping-off of the Northfield Fire Station No. 39 located at Central Park Blvd. and 50th Avenue in Stapleton. The Fire Station, which is scheduled for completion in May, will provide faster response times to surrounding neighborhoods and schools while continuing to address the increased need …


Renovations and Expansions for Northeast Elementary School and Overland Trail Middle School Now Complete

DENVER — 27J Schools recently celebrated the completion of Northeast Elementary’s and Overland Trail Middle School’s expansion and renovation projects at two ribbon cutting ceremonies held in Brighton on Thursday, January 10. GE Johnson Construction Company completed the expansion and renovations projects. The architect for the project was Studiotrope in Denver. MTech Mechanical, a …


Denver Sets New Records Spanning Investment Sales Volume, Lease Rates and Absorption

DENVER – CBRE just released its Q4 2018 reports analyzing the year-end performance of metro Denver’s office, industrial and retail real estate sectors. Investment sales volumes soared for both the office and industrial sectors, while the office and retail sectors each recorded all-time high lease rates at the end of the year. Net …


Construction Costs Increase as Markets Remain Active

DENVER — Turner Construction Company’s Fourth Quarter 2018 Turner Building Cost Index—which measures costs in the non-residential building construction market in the United States—has increased to a value of 1120. This represents a 1.36 percent quarterly increase and 5.86 percent yearly increase from the Third Quarter 2018 and Fourth Quarter 2017, …