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Well-Being a Core Tenant of the Saunders Workplace

By Brad Marsh, vice president of Safety and Human Resources, Saunders Construction, Inc. With a tight construction labor force and one of the lowest unemployment rates in the nation, never has it been more important for Colorado employers to find creative ways to attract and retain employees. Saunders Construction, Inc., a leading …

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Pinkard Construction Awarded Highlands Ranch Service Center Renovation

Pinkard Construction has been awarded the Highlands Ranch Metro District’s renovation and addition to its service center facility. The existing 12,000-square-foot service center was constructed in 1999 for the Parks, Recreation and Open Space Department and provides workspaces for Administration, Recreation, Planning, Facilities, Parks, Parkways, Park Services, Open Space, Forestry, and Fleet Sections. …

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Construction

Alliance Construction Solutions’ Growth Spurs Rebrand 

Alliance Construction Solutions (Alliance), a premier general contracting firm serving Colorado, Wyoming and surrounding mountain states, recently underwent a rebrand to reflect the changes and growth the company has gone through in the last several years. Aligning their overall brand, internally and externally, with continuation of the culture Alliance has …

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Denver Art Museum Partners with OMA New York to Realize New Design Galleries

The Denver Art Museum (DAM) will unveil its new design galleries and hands-on design studio on June 6, 2020, as part of the phased reopening of the newly renovated Gio Ponti-designed Martin Building (formerly North Building). The DAM chose OMA New York to help realize the design for nearly 10,000 …

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Denver to Host First Community Meeting for Triangle at National Western Center

To support the development of future iterations of the RFP for the Triangle Project at the National Western Center (NWC), the City and County of Denver’s Performance Based Infrastructure Office (PBI) is launching the first in a series of community meetings on January 25, 2020 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Swansea …

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Saunders Construction Opens New LoDo Office

Saunders Construction, Inc., has opened a new corporate office in the historic Struby-Estabrook building in Denver’s LoDo. Saunders completed tenant improvement services for the space, located at 1660 17th St., Suite LL1, at the end of December. Saunders will continue to manage its main operations out of its headquarters, located in Englewood, Colorado. However, some …

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Affordable HousingArchitectureConstructionDevelopment

Construction of $55M Workforce Housing Community Begins in Westminster

Denver-based St. Charles Town Company, LLC has closed on financing to construct St. Mark Village, a 216-unit workforce housing community on 97th Avenue and Federal Boulevard in the City of Westminster. The community will replace a vacant lot that is adjacent to the long-serving and much beloved Wishbone Restaurant. Construction has …

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Construction

ABC Rocky Mountain Announces 2020 Board of Directors

Today, ABC Rocky Mountain Chapter has announced four new members joining the chapter’s Board of Directors. Marc Hendrikson with Sunflower Bank, David Hite with CRS Insurance Brokerage, Ted Kuck with Kuck Mechanical, and Dave Pavelka with Kenny Electric began their three-year board terms on January 1, 2020. Marc will be joining …

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ArchitectureConstructionDevelopmentMultifamily

New Apartments to Break Ground at 1,100-acre Mixed-use Community in Broomfield

Colorado-based real estate investor and developer, McWhinney, will break ground in early 2020 on Park 40, a new multifamily development consisting of 313 apartment homes at Baseline, the new 1,100-acre mixed-use community in Broomfield. Part of West Village at Baseline, situated at Highway 7/Baseline Road and I-25, Park 40 plans to feature 51 studio apartments, …

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Denver Adopts Tall Mass Timber Codes

On December 23, the City of Denver voted to adopt the 2019 Denver Building Code, which includes the tall mass timber code provisions approved for the 2021 International Building Code (IBC). As part of the adoption of the new code, there will be a four-month period where new projects can …

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