Arc flashes pose serious danger for maintenance teams

Franklin’s approach to this important 18th century experiment may have been practiced with more safety and caution than the safety practices implemented at modern day buildings

CREJ

July 2, 2017
tryba's google campus

Stitching the Urban Fabric: Tryba Architects

David Tryba founded his eponymous Denver firm in 1988 after starting his career in New York City when “a more human, urbanized city” began to bloom, he says. “That whole connectivity to the waterfront is still being formed. It was in the early stages of that where my frame of reference was formed in terms of the importance of connectivity.”

Building Dialogue

June 30, 2017
Civica Cherry Creek

Standout trends among new office properties

Access to outdoor space, parking and fitness centers are the most popular amenities new office buildings are offering in Denver, according to data collected from many

Michelle Askeland

June 28, 2017
16 Chestnut

Office project roundup

Following is a roundup of 16 office properties around Denver that are either recently completed or under construction. Buildings were required to be around 100,000 square feet or larger and needed to be

Michelle Askeland

June 28, 2017
Digital signs

Considerations for acoustic, AV upgrades

Within office environments, acoustics, audiovisual and security elements can be an overwhelming task to manage. New technologies bring new design considerations, which means in addition

CREJ

June 28, 2017

Debunking the myth of the suburban office downfall

You can’t drive more than one block in downtown Denver without your view being interrupted by a towering crane. All the new construction concentrated within a few

CREJ

June 19, 2017

Can economic diversity reduce construction cycle volatility?

Economic diversity could be one of the defining factors in commercial real estate and apartment construction cycles in Colorado. Economic diversity measures how financial

CREJ

June 19, 2017

Denver’s Zoning: Are We More Divided than Ever?

I sat on the Denver Planning Board in the 1990s and watched the beginning of today’s debates about growth. When we developed Blueprint Denver, the ideas about stability and change emerged through community dialogue.

Building Dialogue

June 19, 2017

UCHealth to help meet the need in Cherry Creek

The five-story, 89,000-square-foot building, which will offer primary and advanced care, including cancer care, women’s care, additional specialties, state-of-the-art imaging and an outpatient surgery center, is being designed and constructed through a partnership with Brookhaven Capital Partners.

Jennifer Hayes

June 4, 2017
country club interior

Upside: Country Club Towers

In development, everyone is looking for an advantage. What can be offered that no one else has and/or how can what everyone else has be offered in a way that is new, different and more appealing. On the whole, Denver has what few other cites do – year-round fantastic weather; immediate access to one of North America’s premier outdoor playgrounds; an easygoing vibe; a healthy love of dogs; and, on the grand scale of American cites, at least the remnants of affordability.

Building Dialogue

June 4, 2017