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Denver to Grow by 3.4 Million Square Feet of Office in 2018

DENVER – Commercial Café recently looked at office construction activity in the Top 40 U.S. Markets. According to information tracked by CRE research and data platform Yardi Matrix, new office and mixed-use projects encompassing roughly 101 million square feet are on track for 2018. According to Yardi, Denver overtook Chicago as …

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SMPS Colorado Announces Incoming Board

DENVER – SMPS Colorado, a volunteer organization for marketing professionals in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (A/E/C) industries, recently announced the appointment of its next Board of Directors for the program year 2018-2019. The new board includes members of SMPS/SMPS Colorado, all of whom represent and help the organization in meeting its mission …

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MAX Construction, Inc. Builds Denver’s Gill Foundation Headquarters

DENVER — Saiber Saiber Architecture of Denver and MAX Construction Inc., a Denver-based tenant finish construction firm, recently completed a high-end tenant finish build-out for the Gill Foundation, located in the Triangle Building at 1550 Wewatta St. Completed in 2015, the LEED Gold Certified building offers some 226,000-square-feet of space, …

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Construction Supply Group Acquires Constar Construction Supply

DENVER — Construction Supply Group (“CSG”) — a Denver-based leader in the distribution of construction materials, accessories and tools, primarily for professional concrete and masonry contractors in the United States — has completed the acquisition of Constar Construction Supply, a construction supply distributor operating two branches in California. CSG has 87 branches with …

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Lean Construction Offers Solution to Effects of Labor Shortage

DENVER — According to the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America’s 2018 Workforce Survey, 63 percent of Colorado firms report that projects are taking longer than anticipated and 59 percent of firms indicate costs are higher than originally anticipated as a result of staffing challenges. To alleviate these issues, lean construction …

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Construction Underway for Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science and Engineering

GUNNISON, CO – Construction of the Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science and Engineering at Western State Colorado University began this week on Western’s campus in Gunnison, Colorado. The ultra-modern, state-of-the-art facility will have approximately 75,000 square feet of versatile teaching and lab spaces including cutting-edge instrumentation rooms, faculty offices, and areas designed …

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Groundbreaking: TOD Development in Denver’s Sunnyside Neighborhood

DENVER – Construction has begun on a $123 million project called Zia Sunnyside, an affordably-priced residential and retail development planned for Denver’s Sunnyside neighborhood. A collaboration between Confluence Companies and Craine Architecture will provide 434 residential units, with 314 for-rent apartments and 120 for-sale condos, on 2.3 acres, next to the 41st and Fox …

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Land Near Gaylord Rockies Hotel Sold for $45M

Two parcels near the Gaylord Rockies hotel have sold for $45 million, according to Adams County Public Records. 64th Holdings LLC sold to Painted Prairie Owner LLC for $30 million and RRC Development Inc. sold to Painted Prarie Owner Phase I LLC, Painted Prairie for $15 million. Both parcels are …

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ICC Set to Vote this Fall on Construction of Wood Buildings Up to 18 Stories

DENVER— The International Code Council, which provides the basis for building codes around the world, is set to vote this fallon whether it will back a code change to allow construction of wood buildings up to 18 stories. The effort is opposed by the International Association of Fire Chiefs. According to the nationwide poll …

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Two New Tenants Confirmed for World Trade Center Denver

Two new Denver tenants are confirmed for World Trade Center Denver: Adam James International and Change Finance. The project is located at 3800 Blake St. in RiNo and is expected to be complete in the second half of 2020. The development will include 260,000 square feet of office space, 30,000 …

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