The Hub: RiNo’s Biggest, Newest Office Buildings Fit Right In
Denver’s gritty and funky River North neighborhood, one-time warehouse district now hipster central, has been going through a makeover for the last decade. But, after last month’s $86 million sale of 13-acres in Denargo Market for a “game-changing development,” it’s clear that RiNo’s pace of grunge-to-upscale might be kicking into overdrive.
Building DialogueAugust 30, 2019
It’s Time for a New Workplace Narrative: Moving Past Open Versus Closed Spaces
Today’s organizations are challenged with creating work environments for employees that stretch over five generations, that attract and retain the best talent and, above all, provide a great experience at work. The debate around workplace environments continues to generate significant attention.
Building DialogueJuly 14, 2019
Howell Construction completes Western Union’s global headquarters
Howell Construction, Gensler and Jacobs recently completed Western Union’s global headquarters relocation project, referred to as “Project Hometown.” The Western Union Co. is a Fortune 500 financial services and communications company that is now headquartered in the Denver Tech Center.
Kris Oppermann SternJune 16, 2019
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 DialogueMay 12, 2019
Prologis: Move to LoDo Fosters Communication
When warehouse powerhouse Prologis, the world’s leader in logistics real estate, decided to relocate their operational headquarters from the outskirts of Denver to a historic and artsy micro district in Denver’s urban core, they put a stake in the ground, thereby initiating a paradigm shift that would re-energize their workforce and re-establish their Denver operations.
Building DialogueJanuary 27, 2019
AERIAL FUTURES: Constructed Landscapes
Aerial Futures: Constructed Landscapes think tank asks how airports are catalyzing urban development and new modes of mobility.
CREJJanuary 25, 2019
16 Chestnut: Future Home of DaVita
Straddling LoDo’s past and future, 16 Chestnut is one of the final pieces of the Union Station puzzle. It’s the final project in the heart of “the Saunders block,” so nicknamed for the numerous buildings Englewood-based Saunders Construction has built there.
Building DialogueJune 4, 2018
Talking Virtual Reality for Architects and Clients
We’ve been using VR for a few years now, primarily for 360-degree rendering and we share those with clients through Samsung Gear headsets in the office. Overall clients love it. It blends both seeing the design of their project with the novelty of being able to use a VR headset. We’ve had a very positive reaction and it’s certainly a real asset to our design process.
Building DialogueApril 23, 2018