ACEC Colorado Honors 2021 Young Professional of the Year 

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC Colorado) honored Christine Britton, PE (JVA, Inc. – Boulder) as the 2021 Young Professional of the Year at its virtual Leadership & Scholarship Achievement Celebration ceremony on May 5. The Young Professional of the Year award recognizes the notable skills and …


Aging Critical Systems Replaced at Denver’s Granite Tower

Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS), KBS and Haynes Mechanical Systems, Inc recently completed a highly technical project to update aging essential equipment located on the roof of Granite Tower, one of the most iconic office properties in downtown Denver. The 31-story, 593,527-square-foot Class A office property located at 1099 18th Street in Denver …


ACEC Colorado Installs 2021-22 Elected Board of Directors

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC Colorado) installed its newly elected 2021-22 Board of Directors at the organization’s Annual Meeting on April 22. Bill Green, PE (The RMH Group – Lakewood) will serve as president and accepted the gavel virtually from Past President Karlene Thomas, PE (Pinyon …


MTech Mechanical Opens New Office to Serve Northern Colorado

Colorado’s largest Design-Build-Maintain Mechanical Contractor, MTech Mechanical, is expanding operations with a new satellite office located in Loveland, adjacent to the Northern Colorado Regional Airport. Strategically positioned in an area where MTech has been historically active, the new location will allow MTech to have a strong and visible presence in northern Colorado to …


Southern Land Company Breaks Ground on First Master-Planned Residential Community in Colorado

Southern Land Company (SLC) has broken ground on Westerly, a new 400-acre master-planned community in Erie, a first in Colorado. Located at the intersection of Erie Parkway and County Road 5, SLC will invest more than $140 million in infrastructure improvements into the Town of Erie with the project that will …

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Eastern Regional Pipeline Project Receives ACEC Award

Dominion Water & Sanitation District (DWSD), a wholesale water, wastewater and stormwater provider for northwest Douglas County, has received the Excellence Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC Colorado) for the Eastern Regional Pipeline Project. The project is critical to the commercial real estate industry and …


MOA Announces 2020 Dimensions Award Winners

Denver-based MOA ARCHITECTURE has announced the 2020 recipients of its annual MOA Dimensions Awards. In addition to high-quality job performance, these awards acknowledge the overarching values and attitudes that the firm holds in common with their collaborators, including a commitment to live and work with the highest character, respect, and …


Fentress Architects Announces International Student Design Competition

Denver-based Fentress Architects is accepting entries to its 2021 Fentress Global Challenge (FGC), paving the way for students to re-imagine the future of airport terminal design and mobility. Now in its 8th year, the annual international student design competition challenges students to envision a forward-thinking concept for an airport of the future, …


Stantec to Revitalize Infrastructure at U.S. National Parks

Stantec has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to serve as architect and engineering consultant by the National Park Service (NPS). Under the U.S. $30 million contract, Stantec will work closely with the NPS Denver Service Center to find design solutions to address the backlog of infrastructure maintenance within …

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Aspen Snowmass to Debut All-Electric Slope-Side Development

East West Partners will begin construction this April on Electric Pass Lodge in Aspen Snowmass — one of the first of its kind slope-side, ski in/ski out for-sale residences that is 100 percent powered by renewable energy. The building will include 53 ski-in/ski-out, for-sale residences at the base of the iconic …