Ambient Energy’s Denver Office Awarded WELL Silver Certification

Ambient Energy, a third-party consulting firm specializing in commissioning, energy analysis, and sustainable design, has received WELL Silver Certification for their Denver office space.  The company is one of only six in Colorado and among the first in the nation to achieve this important certification.  The certification was awarded by …


Delta Dental of Colorado Moves to New, Larger Office in Greenwood Village

Stantec—a global leader in design—is leading the design and construction of Delta Dental of Colorado’s new 55,000-square-foot office at the Peakview Tower in Centennial. With social distancing and other safety precautions in mind, work is nearing completion. The new office will accommodate nearly 200 team members who work for the …


Major Restoration on Tap for Denver’s South Platte River

A leader in river restoration and development, S2O Design and Engineering has been selected to execute a signature component of downtown Denver’s River Mile development—the restoration of the iconic South Platte River. The effort will incorporate sustainability, aquatic and riparian habitat enhancements, and flood control along a more than 1-mile-long …


Semple Brown Receives 5 Interior Design Awards

Denver-based interior design firm Semple Brown, was recently honored with five awards by The IIDA RMC (International Interior Design Association, Rocky Mountain Chapter) during the association’s annual BESTawards virtual event. BEST is a design excellence awards program that recognizes interior design projects going beyond a pretty picture and truly encompassing Brilliantly …

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Denver’s Market Center Unveils Transformation

By Katie Rapone, editor Almost four years since renovations first began at Market Center, Urban Renaissance Group (URG), Stars REI and City Street Investors are celebrating their impressive transformation of the five-story office and retail buildings at 17th and Market streets. At a time when new construction of mixed-use buildings has reached a peak in …


MTech Mechanical Raises $10k for Suicide Prevention Coalition of CO

MTech Mechanical held its first annual Samborski Memorial Clay Shoot in October at Kiowa Creek Sporting Clays. $5000 was raised completely through internal donations and matched by MTech to donate $10,000 directly to the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Colorado (SPCC). “Due to current pandemic, our team had to adapt and …


Evolve Towers Receives Unanimous Approval

Evolve Towers, 23-story residential development in Arapahoe Square, designed with a “net zero” energy goal, received unanimous approval by Arapahoe’s Downtown Design Advisory Board (DDAB) last week. According to public records, Denver-based Ubuntu Partners purchased 838 Park Avenue West and 2250 Champa St. in Arapahoe Square in November 2019, for $5.5 …


Elsy Studios Designs Outdoorsy, Adventurous Office in DTC

Elsy Studios, a Denver‐based full-service commercial interior design firm, has completed AvalonBay Communities, Inc.’s new 7,000-square-foot Denver office on the 10th floor of the Class AAA 50Fifty office tower in the Denver Tech Center. “Taking inspiration from AvalonBay Communities’ mission statement, ‘Creating a Better Way to Live,’ we worked closely with …


Colorado Springs Apartment Community Offers Lowest Density Rate in the Area

Colorado-based developer Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners, recently completed FalconView, a 288-unit apartment community located near the intersection of I-25 and InterQuest Parkway in Northern Colorado Springs. Situated on 19-acre parcel with only 15.1 dwellings per acre, FalconView offers the lowest apartment density rate in the area. “Every aspect of FalconView …


Boulder-based Interior Design Firm Introduces New Business Model

Front Range Design Center, a Boulder-based team of interior design experts for the residential and commercial real estate industry, has evolved its business model to provide critical procurement and logistics support to general contractors, architects developers and designers.  The approach is enabling companies in the built environment industry to ease …