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Kent Denver School Campus Awarded LEED Platinum Certification

The new middle school at Kent Denver School is the first of several recent projects undertaken by Denver-based architects Semple Brown, as part of the transformation of educational space. The campus is comprised of a range of new construction and extensive renovations of existing space, totaling more than 100,000 square …

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Lennar to Transform Denver’s Golden Triangle

Lennar Multifamily Communities is set to transform the Golden Triangle neighborhood adding multiple high-rise residential buildings that will replace unsightly parking lots. The developer broke ground on a 17-story residential tower at 10th and Acoma in December and recently submitted plans for an additional 17-story high-rise multifamily building at 12th and Acoma, as …

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Collegiate Banks Opens 5th Location in DTC

Collegiate Peaks Bank, division of Glacier Bank, has opened a new branch location in the Denver Tech Center at 5450 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Ste. 100. The bank has moved into the building’s approximately 6,500-square-foot main floor space. The new building was developed by Urban Esprit, a Colorado homebuilder since 1989. That company will occupy …

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Stantec Leading Transformational Design of Great Hall Project

In alignment with its 25th anniversary, Denver International Airport (DEN) recently announced that construction has recommenced on the Great Hall Project, with Stantec—a global integrated design firm—serving as lead designer. The work will include a renovation of the airport’s Jeppesen Terminal to create an airport for the future with enhanced safety and security, …

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Commercial Connected Lighting Saves Energy and Money, Study says

A new report from Boulder-based Navigant Research explores the role connected lighting can play in advancing the intelligent buildings market. The report focuses on the how vendors must pivot their solution offerings in the new ecosystem of stakeholders  and value-added services that can provide increased opportunities while solving customer pain points. The …

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Denver Developer Unveils Modular Condo Development in Uptown

Locally owned and operated Denver area developer, Highland Development Company (HDC), will break ground this spring on its innovative new modular condo building in Uptown Denver, The Nightingale, named in honor of Florence Nightingale. “I am so excited to bring an innovative and affordable housing option to the Denver market, and to …

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Local Data Center Engineering Firm Donates $25k to CU Boulder College of Engineering

Denver-based Swanson Rink — provider of mechanical, electrical design and commissioning services for data centers, airports and corporate developments — has made a $25,000 donation to the University of Colorado Foundation as part of its commemoration of 70 years in the engineering business. This contribution will support scholarship funding for …

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One Platte Breaks Ground

One Platte, a 5-story mixed-use project located at 1701 Platte Street in downtown Denver’s vibrant Central Platte Valley neighborhood, has officially broken ground. The project is being developed by Nichols Partnership, in a joint venture with Shorenstein Properties, LLC, an owner and operator of high-quality office, residential and mixed-use properties across the …

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Keiding Gives Office Building in DTC a Refresh

Despite the rapid pace of new office buildings coming online across metro Denver, the bulk of that inventory still is dominated by 1980s and 1990s product. Consequently, owners of those and other older buildings have been rushing to improve the quality of their assets in order to compete with each other, and with …

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125-Acre Industrial Park Announced for Aurora

Mortenson, a top-20 U.S. builder and developer with operations in Denver, in partnership with Minneapolis-based Hyde Development, has announced the purchase and planned development of a 2.2 million-square-foot, Class A industrial park in Aurora. The undeveloped 125-acre site is ideally located along E-470 at 64th Avenue in Aurora, east of the …

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