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DU Unveils Three New Campus Buildings

As students return to a full, in-person campus experience at the University of Denver’s (DU) campus, they will occupy and utilize three large new buildings that have opened gradually over the course of the pandemic. The buildings include a new community commons, a new residence hall for first-year students, and a new career …


Topping Out: Hydro Building on CSU Spur Campus

The HYDRO building, one of three new facilities located on the CSU Spur campus at the National Western Center, will top out this week. The ceremony, when the final steel beam is placed on the Hydro structure, will take place at noon on September 16. Attendees may watch via live …


RTA Architects Awarded Best Education Project

RTA Architects, an award-winning Colorado Springs-based architectural and interior design firm recently received the highest honor in the Education category from the Rocky Mountain Region of the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) during its annual awards program. The Best Education Project Award recognized the design and construction of the William …


Snyder Building Construction Completes Vivos Institute Training Center Complex

Snyder Building Construction recently completed their second construction project with Vivos Therapeutics, Inc., a medical technology company with innovative and breakthrough products for the diagnosis and treatment of sleep and breathing disorders. Vivos’ new international training center for The Vivos Institute is strategically located near the Denver International Airport at Frontier Center One complex, 7001 …


Well-Positioned Office Building in Lakewood Sells to CCU

Colorado Christian University (CCU) recently paid $5 million for a 35,741-square-foot office and medical building—formerly known as Key Bank Plaza—located at 333 S Allison Parkway in Lakewood, just one block from the amenity-rich Belmar regional shopping mall. CCU plans to use the building for its main offices and the future site of …


Boulder Workplace Solutions Company Purchased by David Chapman and Laura Boyd Chapman

BC Interiors, a Boulder-based workplace solutions firm that creates innovative working and learning spaces for the commercial and educational markets, has been acquired by established business leaders David Chapman and Laura Boyd Chapman. Incoming President and Co-Owner David Chapman is a strategic and operational leader with more than 20 years …


First-of-its-Kind Center for Creativity Opens in Five Points

The first phase of ArtPark Community Hub, a new creative center in the Five Points neighborhood for innovation, education, small business and community building, is now complete. Located at 35th Street and Arkins Court in Denver, the $4.5 million ArtPark is an adaptive reuse project built by RiNo Art District, a 501(c)(6) …


Nonprofit Moves Downtown Denver HQ to DTC

Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, a nonprofit that inspires and prepares young people for success, has sold its office space, located at 1445 Market Street, for $5.1 million to the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, as it plans to merge its offices with a new educational facility it will be building in the …

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JE Dunn Completes CU Denver Student Housing and Learning Commons Project

JE Dunn Construction recently joined the University of Colorado Denver, Stantec, and other members of the design-build team to celebrate the delivery of the brand-new CU Denver City Heights Residence Hall and Learning Commons project. Construction on the project started in December 2019 and despite the impacts and challenges from …


GH Phipps Breaks Ground on Elementary School in Evergreen

GH Phipps and Marshdale Elementary School have broken ground on a new elementary school campus located in Evergreen. The groundbreaking event was led by Principal Zak Martin, along with Jefferson County Superintendent Tracy Dorland. Teachers and students were also in attendance to celebrate the start of construction. The new 68,875-square-foot, single …