R&R Engineers – Surveyors, Inc. Collaborates with Cherry Creek Innovation Campus

R&R Engineers – Surveyors, Inc., a Denver-based land survey and civil engineering firm operating primarily in the Rocky Mountain Region, recently completed a two-day mentoring and teaching initiative with the Cherry Creek Innovation Campus (CCIC). The event afforded students the unusual opportunity of learning exactly what happens when surveyors and …


Construction Update: McGregor Square (PHOTOS)

By Katie Rapone, editor of Mile High CRE. Last week, the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Colorado provided a first-hand look of one of Denver’s most eagerly awaited projects: McGregor Square. Named in honor of the Rockies’ late president, Keli S. McGregor, the project is expected to reenergize LoDo upon its completion in January 2021. Project …


McWHINNEY Gives Back at Centerra

Centerra, in partnership with High Plains Environmental Center (HPEC), recently organized a fall community give back day within its master-planned community in Loveland. Volunteers from local businesses and residents came together to clean up areas along the Centerra trail system and lakes which is managed by local non-profit HPEC. Volunteers …


AIA Practice and Design Conference: Designing for a Healthy Future

By Katie Rapone, editor The annual AIA Practice + Design Conference gathers more than 600 architects and design professionals from across the state for education and networking. This year’s event, held October 31-November 2 in Breckenridge, explored the future of architecture through AIA’s theme, Future Forward. Rapid changes in the environment, …


ABC Rocky Mountain Announces Winners of Excellence in Construction Awards

The Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Chapter (ABCRMC) celebrated the 18th annual Excellence in Construction (EIC) Awards on Friday, October 25, at Infinity Park Event Center in Glendale, CO. The event featured a cocktail reception courtesy of Alliance Construction Solutions and Hensel Phelps Construction Co., a plated dinner, and an awards presentation, …


Avison Young to Hold Sixth Annual Global Day of Giving

Avison Young, the world’s fastest-growing commercial real estate services firm, will hold its sixth annual global Day of Giving this Thursday, October 24. Each Avison Young office is completing a community project on behalf of a local charity. The Denver-office will host its event at 8:50 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Habitat for Humanity, …


Colorado Architecture Conference Aims to Shed Light on Equity

By Marisa Pooley, APR, AIA Colorado An annual favorite event among local architects, The 2019 AIA Colorado Practice + Design Conference will gather more than 600 design professionals for a weekend of learning, networking and inspiration October 31 through November 2. Centered around the theme “Future Forward,” nationally and internationally-renowned speakers will share …

Construction Career Day of Southern Colorado

ABC Members Volunteer at Construction Career Days of Southern Colorado

On Wednesday, September 18th more than 14 members of the Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Chapter (ABCRMC) volunteered at the 11th annual Construction Career Days of Southern Colorado (CCD). CCD hosts more than 600 high school students for a day-long event where they rotate through a variety of stations …


JHL Constructors Hosts Kids Classic Golf Tournament Benefiting NSCD

On Friday, September 13, JHL Constructors, in partnership with Moody Insurance Agency, hosted the annual Kids Classic Golf Tournament benefiting the National Sports Center for the Disabled (NSCD). More than 150 golfers took the course at the Pinery Country Club in Parker and raised more than $115,000. The NSCD offers adaptive lessons for …


ABC Hosts Construction Day for Denver Metro Boys & Girls Club

On Thursday, September 12, more than 32 members of the Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Chapter (ABCRMC) volunteered and hosted a Construction Day for more than 150 kids at the Denver Broncos Boys & Girls Club. ABC members hosted a variety of construction themed activities for the kids to …