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ArchitectureConstructionDesignEngineering

A Star-Spangled Beam Rises Up Over GH Phipps’ Candelas K-8 Project

Greenwood Village, CO – Under a bright blue Colorado sky, the GH Phipps Construction Companies project team last Friday helped the Jefferson County Public Schools celebrate the topping off of the K-8 School at Candelas. Joining Phipps were members of the Jeffco school board and facilities department, Hord Coplan Macht, …

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ArchitectureConstructionDesignEngineeringMultifamily

Pinkard Construction Begins Preconstruction Services On Two Low Income Housing Tax Credits Projects

Lakewood, CO  – Pinkard Construction Company is kicking-off phase II preconstruction services on two Denver-area affordable housing projects recently awarded Federal and state Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) by the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA). Atlantis Apartments, developed by Atlantis Community Foundation, and Vida at St. Anthony’s, developed by …

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GE Johnson and CRB Break Ground on Large Expansion of New Agilent Technologies Facility

Frederick, CO – Agilent Technologies, GE Johnson Construction Company, and CRB broke ground at a ceremony attended by more than 150 people on a multi-structure expansion project on Agilent’s Fredrick Campus.  The site will comprise of several structures initially, including a Manufacturing Building, a Bulk Tank Farm and a Lab/Office building. The …

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LEED Platinum Awarded to University of Colorado Recreation Facility

Boulder, CO –  Saunders Construction is proud to announce that LEED Platinum Certification was achieved for the design and construction of the University of Colorado Recreation Center in Boulder, Colorado.  Saunders has completed 43 projects that have achieved LEED Certification – four of which achieved LEED Platinum, the highest level in certification program …

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Mortenson Honors Outstanding Trade Partner Efforts at 10th Annual Star Awards Event

Denver, CO – Mortenson held its 10th annual Star Awards on October 5th. The event at Mile High Station recognizes outstanding efforts by trade partners in the past year. “Mortenson is proud to be celebrating its 35th year of doing business in Colorado. We could not be where we are …

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Federal Regulators Cautioning the Backing of Commercial Real Estate Loans

View here In order to influence banks to strengthen loan terms, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is cautioning commercial real estate industry lenders. Small U.S. banks are affected the most, especially after the Federal Reserve indicated earlier this summer that prices in the …

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BREEAM USA In-USE Assessor Training: November 9 – 10

Starting in October, a U.S. version of BREEAM – a third-party green building certification system that preceded LEED – will be available to benchmark and certify existing buildings.  The Institute for the Built Environment (IBE) at Colorado State University is hosting a training course November 9 – 10, 2016 where participants, …

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Haselden Gives Back (packs!) as Fort Morgan Middle School Opens its Doors

Centennial, CO – For Fort Morgan, their new middle school isn’t just a school. It’s a community center that residents and neighbors, old and young, can take advantage of. Because of this, it wasn’t just the students and staff that were excited at the prospect of replacing the 88-year-old middle …

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ConstructionProfiles

ISEC & AGC Support Workforce Development through Colorado Funded Intern Program

Denver, CO — The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment’s Innovative Industries Internship program allowed ISEC to continue to support workforce development and educating future leaders in construction. ISEC, a prime trades contractor or construction and architecture firms, utilized this state program that supports industries critical to Colorado’s economic future, …

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Industry Spotlight: Relationship-Based “Concrete Contractor”

According to Downtown Denver Partnership’s 2016 State of the Downtown Denver Report, $2.5 billion of investment is under construction or planned for Downtown Denver in 2016. In addition, as of the mid-way point of 2016, 18 projects are under construction and 14 more projects are planned for development in Downtown …

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