GE Johnson’s Safety Summit Unites More Than 20 Local Subcontractors

On Wednesday, June 5, more than 20 trade partners along with GE Johnson leadership and the company’s safety professionals united to cultivate relationships and share best safety practices at GE Johnson’s inaugural Safety Summit in downtown Colorado Springs. GE Johnson’s approach to this Safety Summit is unique in that it …


Governor Jared Polis to Sign Clean Energy Bills into Law

DENVER — This Thursday, Colorado Governor Jared Polis will sign seven new clean-energy focused bills into law — at JeffCo Community Solar Gardens in Arvada. The HB-1003, the Community Solar Gardens Modernization Act, is the key piece of legislation that allows consumers the choice of how and by whom their …


Denver Photo and Event Space to Open Next Month

DENVER – Realm, a new photo studio and event space, will open its doors June 8., in the industrial park at 3851 Steele Street, Unit B, in Denver’s up and coming Clayton neighborhood. Founded by EB and Jonathan Combs and Rachel Nichols, the space was born out of a desire …


Two New Retail Tenants Open at Dairy Block

DENVER – Joining tenants Sarah O. and Run for the Roses that opened earlier this month, two new Denver retail destinations – FREE MARKET and HEYDAY – are now open at Dairy Block, downtown Denver’s newest micro-district that celebrates the maker. FREE MARKET is an ever-evolving collective that develops and markets curated …


DU Defends Title Winning 2019 Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge

DENVER — The NAIOP 17th Annual Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge presented by Land Title, was held this month on May 2., at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Denver. An audience of more than 700 students, special guests and industry professionals from more than 250 companies gathered to watch DU defend their 2018 …


ACEC Colorado Honors Professional Engineering Contributions 

DENVER — The American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC Colorado) honored several individuals for their contributions to the engineering profession and society at its Annual Meeting Luncheon on April 26 at Warwick Hotel Denver. The highest honor ACEC Colorado bestows is the Orley O. Phillips Award, which is …


Expanded Pueblo Convention Center Celebrates Grand Opening

PUEBLO – On May 3, H.W. Houston Construction and DLR Group celebrated the opening of the expanded Pueblo Convention Center with representatives from the city of Pueblo and the state of Colorado. H.W. Houston Construction and DLR Group partnered for the design-build delivery of the project. Located at 320 Central …


Local Pre-Apprenticeship Program Answers Colorado Construction Labor Demand

DENVER — Construction Careers Now (CCN), a local construction pre-apprenticeship program, has answered the Colorado construction labor demand by graduating more than 1,000 students since the program’s inception in September 2016. Of the 1,035 graduates, 56 percent have been hired by local construction firms and 16 percent are continuing their education …

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Workforce Housing Project in RiNo Breaks Ground

DENVER – Zeppelin Development, recognized for more than 40 years of delivering catalytic projects to Denver’s urban core neighborhoods, broke ground yesterday on its latest project “Kabin,” 194 workforce housing units located at 3461 Ringsby Court within the TAXI community in RiNo. Many employees of Denver-based companies are forced to live …


Platte Valley Medical Center Renovation Complete

GH Phipps has announced the successful completion of the SCL Health Platte Valley Medical Center’s Third Floor Medical/Surgical Unit Renovation. The general contractor joined Platte Valley’s executive team, staff and members of the surrounding communities for a ribbon cutting and open house. The renovation work included adding 28 new patient rooms …