135 adams

Pando Holdings, GH Phipps break ground on 135 Adams project

GH Phipps recently broke ground on 135 Adams, a fivestory micro-apartment building. Designed by Saiber Saiber for Pando Holdings, the development will include 37 units, which are approximately 300 to 800 square feet. 

Kris Oppermann Stern

May 17, 2019
Biscotti's Cafe

Community by Design: Creating Space to Encourage Social Interaction and Connection

What is community? As designers and builders, when we think about communities, we often think about the streets, homes, sidewalks, signs, parks and other buildings that help define the physical aspects of a place. We spend countless hours ensuring that the “vision” of a new neighborhood comes together.

Building Dialogue

May 17, 2019
brand identitiy

One Weapon in the War for Talent May be Your Brand

What is the return on investment of branding your workplace? To answer this, it is first important to recognize that most companies and subsequently their brands are facing herculean challenges today.

Building Dialogue

May 12, 2019
denver medical center mob

Turner tops out Denver Health’s Outpatient Medical Center; services to be centralized

Turner Construction recently topped out Denver Health’s new 293,000-square-foot Outpatient Medical Center.  Construction is on schedule for completion of the seven-story OMC in 2020.

Kris Oppermann Stern

May 12, 2019
ent center

Ent Center for the Arts: Collision of Performing Arts, Community and Academia

Driving north out of Colorado Springs, the mountains have competition. The sleek glimmer of metal panels and eye-catching curves of the Ent Center nearly demand your attention. The building’s exterior is a showpiece, it too has competition – the interior. 

Building Dialogue

May 5, 2019
ouray hot springs

Sustainable Hot Springs Facility Design Brings New Life to Colorado Tourism

The vast majority of thermal hot springs in our country flow abundant in the western half. These “healing waters” have provided rejuvenation and relaxation to people through the ages. Today, innovative design and planning at these facilities help them evolve to bring joy to new generations.

Building Dialogue

April 28, 2019
emily griffith

Mortenson breaks ground Emily Griffith Opportunity School redevelopment

Mortenson Construction last month broke ground on Stonebridge Cos.’ redevelopment of the historic original Emily Griffith Opportunity School into a pedestrian-friendly hotel and retail destination. Stonebridge Cos. serves as the property owner and developer, and will operate the future hotel upon the project’s completion. Mortenson is the design/builder. 

Kris Oppermann Stern

April 28, 2019
260 North

GE Johnson Construction tops out 260 North

GE Johnson Construction Co. recently topped out 260 North Josephine, bringing Cherry Creek North.Owner Elevation Development Group, architect Open Studio Architecture and general contractor GE Johnson have collaborated to deliver this project across multiple zoning boundaries and in an extremely dense work area.

Kris Oppermann Stern

April 14, 2019
benjamin russell hospital

It’s a Brave New World in Health Care Design Today

Seeking to attract healthy patients as well as the sick, health care providers strive to deliver a continuum of care to a population that is growing in quantity and increasing in age. Patients, empowered with choice and well-versed in comparison shopping, seek value and convenience from their health care providers.

Building Dialogue

April 14, 2019
colorado square

Unico completes nearly $2M renovation of Colorado Square

Unico Properties recently completed a $1.9 million renovation of the 257,253-square foot, 14-story Colorado Square building, located at the corner of Pikes Peak Avenue and North Nevada Avenue in downtown Colorado Springs. 

Kris Oppermann Stern

April 7, 2019