Mayor Hancock Announces 2019 Mayor’s Design Awards Winners

Last week, Mayor Michael B. Hancock honored a dozen projects during the 2019 Mayor’s Design Awards ceremony held at the Chambers Grant Salon of the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. View a slideshow of the winning developments here. “These exceptional buildings and spaces are examples of design that is intentional and …


RiNo Apartments Refinanced for $60.3M

Edison at RiNo, a newly constructed, 277-unit multi-housing complex along Brighton Boulevard in Denver’s RiNo neighborhood, has been refinanced $60.3 million. JLL worked on behalf of the borrower, Clarion Partners, LLC, to place the seven-year, 3.05 percent, fixed-rate loan with an insurance and financial services company. JLL will service the …


AGC Presents 2019 ACE Awards

More than 700 contractors and industry leaders attended the Associated General Contractors of Colorado Industry Gala and ACE Awards banquet at the Hyatt Regency Colorado Convention Center on November 1. Seventy-two project entries were submitted by AGC Colorado member companies. Projects demonstrated the creativity, skill and excellence of Colorado’s builders, architects, …


LEED Surpasses 100,000 Commercial Green Building Projects 

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is celebrating a new LEED milestone, announcing it has surpassed 100,000 registered and certified LEED commercial projects. “In 1998, we created LEED to measure and define what green building meant, and to provide a roadmap for developing sustainable buildings,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and …


Residential Development in Uptown Denver Tops Out

On Friday, November 1, Southern Land Company (SLC), a national real estate developer of award-winning mixed-use developments and master planned communities, held a Topping Off celebration for its new residential development in Denver’s Uptown neighborhood. Bespoke Uptown, located at 17th Avenue and Pearl Street, will feature 316 apartments and more than 10,000 square …


Denver Company Wins Two National Scaffolding Awards for Gaylord Rockies

Scaffolding is often an unrecognized backbone of the construction industry, and yet many ancient wonders of the world and modern day skyscrapers would not exist without the creative utilization of temporary scaffold structures. This past month, the Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA) announced the recipients of its annual project …


Brinkman Construction Opens New Office in RiNo

Recently named one of the Top Contractors in the region by ENR Mountain States, Brinkman Construction has made a strategic move to support their presence throughout the Front Range. The general contractor has moved to a new office in RiNo at the Larimer 30 development, located at 2935 Larimer Street. …


Construction Making an Impact: How Andy Stewart, Vice President of Howell Construction, Applies Industry Knowledge to his Role as Founder and President of True Impact Ministries

By Maggie Brown, marketing coordinator, Howell Construction In 2005, a group of nine people travelled to Uganda, East Africa, to build a new school building, pit latrine, and rainwater collection system for the community of Nkonya. What started out as a few people with a common goal to make a difference, has now grown …


Construction Moving at a Rapid Pace at the DPS Paul Sandoval Campus

Construction for the $65.7 million project, which includes a two story 46-classroom building; a music/drama addition, two new auxiliary gyms; four new tennis courts; and a new soccer field, is on schedule to be completed August 2020. The buildings are on Denver Public Schools property, while the fields are on Denver Parks and …


AGC of Colorado Leadership Team Celebrates 105 Years in Construction Industry

AGC of Colorado’s four-person leadership team commemorates a milestone of a combined 105 years of experience in the construction industry going into 2020. Michael Gifford, president and CEO; Bryan Cook, chapter operations director; Andrea Berumen, director of membership and communications; and Bradley Gassman, Safety and Environmental director, make-up the leadership …