GE Johnson tops out Pikes Peak Summit Complex ahead of shortened winter schedule

Last month, GE Johnson and Peak Custom Fabrication crews erected and installed the highest steel beam on the Pikes Peak Summit Complex. Per tradition, the beam was flanked by the American and Colorado state flags.

Kris Oppermann Stern

December 23, 2019

Engineers overcome intense conditions to rebuild Pikes Peak Summit House

Crews are in the second year of construction of the new $56 million, 38,000-square-foot Pikes Peak Summit Complex, a three-building campus consisting of a visitor center with dining and rooftop terraces, observation decks and interactive displays, and a high-altitude research and communications center.

Building Dialogue

September 16, 2019
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Growth in Colorado Springs Drives Wellness Focus

The charming town of Colorado Springs, founded by Gen. William Jackson Palmer in 1871, has long been a popular destination. The beautiful scenery welcomed U.S. and international visitors, and the plentiful sunshine and dry climate drew those seeking health benefits.

Building Dialogue

February 25, 2019