AwardsEvents

SMPS Colorado Marketing Excellence Awards, March 7th

DENVER — SMPS Colorado will be celebrating the achievements of Colorado’s top AEC firms and professionals at the chapter’s Marketing Excellence Awards event Thursday, March 7, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. The awards allow the chapter to recognize excellence in marketing communications by professional services firms in the design and construction industry. The …

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DevelopmentEvents

Developer Calls for Community Input for Larimer Square Revitalization

View here  Jeff Hermanson in partnership with Denver-based Urban Villages, Inc., is seeking public feedback as the development team considers potentially landscape-changing new construction for Larimer Square, as part of its strategy to invest in the oldest commercial block in Denver. The famous square is facing an estimated $130 million in restoration needs.  …

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ArchitectureEnergyEventsSustainability

AIA Colorado Materials Matter Series Kicks off in Denver

By Liz Gibbons Hosted across the country from Portland to Philadelphia, the AIA Materials Matter series kicked off in Denver last Friday. The series empowers architects to become advocates for materials transparency and design healthier, greener buildings. The first session challenged architects to do more with less and have a …

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DevelopmentEvents

SMPS Colorado February Luncheon: Opportunity Zones

DENVER — The Colorado Opportunity Zone Program is expected to pump millions of dollars of new investment into development in once overlooked areas. The program has the potential to fund a wide variety of projects, including real estate development, new infrastructure, affordable housing, renewable energy projects and startups. With such a substantial impact on …

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DevelopmentEventsTransit

Century Communities Announces Two New TOD Townhome Communities in Lakewood

LAKEWOOD — Century Communities, a leading national home builder, announced this week it will deliver two new townhome communities—designed for today’s urban lifestyle. Both communities have been specially designed for an urban lifestyle, close to light rail stations in Lakewood.. Oak Street is a new neighborhood developed with seven new townhome floorplans …

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AGC of Colorado Honor 25- and 50-Year Associate and Supplier Members

DENVER — AGC of Colorado honored 50-year and 25-year associate members who provide essential professional services and equipment to the construction industry at the December 2018 Breakfast with the Board and Outlook 2019 Associate/Supplier Showcase. With more than 400 construction industry professionals in attendance, AGC of Colorado recognized the importance of …

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ConstructionDevelopmentEducationEvents

Renovations and Expansions for Northeast Elementary School and Overland Trail Middle School Now Complete

DENVER — 27J Schools recently celebrated the completion of Northeast Elementary’s and Overland Trail Middle School’s expansion and renovation projects at two ribbon cutting ceremonies held in Brighton on Thursday, January 10. GE Johnson Construction Company completed the expansion and renovations projects. The architect for the project was Studiotrope in Denver. MTech Mechanical, a …

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AEC Firms Challenge You to a Race to Support the Wells Fargo Ski Cup Benefitting the NSCD

DENVER — The snow is falling and ski season is here, which means that it’s almost time for National Sports Center for the Disabled (NSCD) 44th Annual Wells Fargo Ski Cup. New this year, the first annual AEC Challenge is comprised of architects, engineers and contractors racing to claim industry …

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DevelopmentEvents

Globeville Site Selected for 2019 Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge

DENVER— Land Title Guarantee Company and NAIOP Colorado have selected the 40.5 acre Denver Shops site, located at 5151 Bannock Street in Denver, as its prime subject for the 17th Annual Rocky Mountain Real Estate Challenge to be held on May 2, 2019. ‘The Challenge” is the premier real estate competition that pairs graduate-level students from the University …

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ArchitectureEvents

Denver-based Architect to Design U.S. Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

DENVER — Fentress Architects has been selected to design the U.S. Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai as a consortium partner with Big Things Group, a world leader in building, funding, and operating major expositions and public diplomacy events. The yet-to-be-revealed project builds on Fentress’ experience in the region where the …

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