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ASHRAE/IES Publish 2016 Energy Efficiency Standard

Numerous energy savings measures resulting from industry input are contained in the newly published energy efficiency standard from ASHRAE and IES. This 2016 version is the 10th edition published since the original standard was first published in 1975 during the energy crisis of the United States. ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2016, Energy Efficiency …

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Construction fastest growing sector in Colorado
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Metro Denver Area Unemployment Rate Drops with Construction as Fasting Growing Sector in the State

View here The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment released its latest data indicating that unemployment in the metro Denver area is at 2.9% for September 2016, down from 3.2%. Construction added 2,700 jobs in September and reflects a 19% rate of growth over the year, making it the fastest growing …

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Etkin Johnson Unveils 3-Phase Development Plan for The Gateway at InterQuest

Colorado Springs, CO – Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners has finalized the conceptual plan for its recent purchase of The Gateway at Interquest, a 77-acre tract of land in northern Colorado Springs. Development plans for The Gateway at InterQuest include three distinct multi-family housing projects, as well as retail, office and …

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CO Highlighted as ‘Model for the Nation’ at North American Infrastructure Leadership Forum, Gov. Hickenlooper to Keynote

Denver, CO – Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper and Senator Cory Gardnerwill address over 500 public and private sector executives focused on increasing investment in strategic infrastructure projects at the 8th North American Infrastructure Leadership Forum in Denver on October 24th and 25th.  The Leadership Forum will also feature a luncheon with Kansas …

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Pinkard & gkkworks Complete 8181 Arista Place

Broomfield, CO — Pinkard Construction Company has completed the 8181 Arista Place project, a new mixed-use office building in Broomfield. Located in the Arista Development, 8181 Arista Place is a five-story office facility adjacent to its sister office property 8001 Arista Place, both of which are located near the 1STBANK Center. The …

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GE Johnson Construction Company Announces President

Colorado Springs, CO –  GE Johnson Construction Company announces the promotion of Dan Starr to president. Dan is responsible for strategic planning, operations, and business development for the company. Dan brings 35 years of experience working for GE Johnson in various roles, most recently executive vice president, operations. Known for …

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CFC Construction Breaks Ground on Iliff Station in Aurora

Aurora, CO – CFC Construction recently announced the official ground breaking of Iliff Station in Aurora, Colorado. The Transit-Oriented Development (TOD), located near RTD’s new light-rail station off East Iliff Avenue and Interstate 225, is a 424-unit, garden-style apartment complex in 18, three- to four-story buildings. “Iliff Station brings a new …

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The Neenan Company Completes Two Healthcare Projects in Colorado

Fort Collins, CO — The Neenan Company reported the completion of two healthcare projects in Louisville and Holyoke, Colorado. In September, The Neenan Company celebrated the completion of the first skilled rehabilitation facility to open in the Louisville, Colorado area – Flatirons Health and Rehabilitation. Completed in partnership with client Physicians …

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Commerce City Breaks Ground on New Recreation Center

Commerce City, CO – Commerce City broke ground on the new recreation center near E. 112th Avenue and Potomac Street today, celebrating the fourth project underway in the city’s voter-approved capital improvement program. The new recreation center is planned as a 106,000-square-foot facility that includes an indoor pool, multi-court gymnasium …

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Rising Construction Prices & Labor Shortages Tightening Contractor Margins

View here The Associated Builders and Contractors released a report last week analyzing the Bureau of Labor Statistics data which indicated that construction materials pricing rose 0.3% between August to September 2016 and is 0.1% higher year-over-year from September 2015. September 2016 is the first month since November 2014 that nonresidential construction …

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