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Salt Lake Airport Launches a New Era
SLC airport embarks on a transformative $1.8-billion project to replace its outdated main terminal and parking structure.

Rendering courtesy of HOK/Salt Lake Dept. of Airports

CDOT Rolls Out New Tools to Meet Growth Needs
Innovative funding mechanisms, private-sector partners and smart-roads technology are among the agency’s newest tools.

Image courtesy of CDOT

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05/04/15 Bryan Construction, Drahota to Merge
The new firm will do business as Drahota – A Bryan Construction Co., headquartered out of Fort Collins.
04/08/15 CDOT Honors Fallen Employees on Annual Remembrance Day
In 2013 there were 11 work-zone crashes, resulting in 14 work-zone fatalities in Colorado.; in 2014 there were nine crashes, resulting in 10 fatalities.
04/08/15 Two Colorado Firms Earn 2015 National AGC Safety Awards
The companies presented outstanding guidance in safety and safety program innovations.
04/08/15 2015 Rocky Mountain Green Conference Doubles Previous Attendance Records
The event was hosted the Colorado chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council, which said attendance was up by more than 50% over the previous year.
04/08/15 SMPS Colorado Chapter Presents 2015 Marketing Excellence Awards
The Colorado Chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services honored on March 5 the recipients of its 2015 Marketing Excellence Awards.
03/25/15 POWER Engineers Hosts 2015 Power Delivery Design Conference
PDDC features sessions on overhead and underground lines, substations, and electrical systems.
03/25/15 Architects West Selected to Design Idaho School Projects
The Post Falls School District’s $19.5-million bond will fund five school projects.
03/25/15 Denver Union Station Transit Project Earns Two National AGC Awards
AGC of America recently honored the DUS project with a first-place Alliant Build America Award as well as a Merit Award for its partnering efforts.
03/25/15 Denver's Pecos Bridge Replacement Project Wins National ACEC Award
Wilson & Company Inc. of Denver was honored during the 49th Annual Engineering Excellence Awards.
02/10/15 CCA Launches New Branding At Its 82nd Annual Conference
The three-day event was highlighted by the unveiling of the association’s new logo, branding and slogan.
02/06/15 USGBC Ranks Colorado 2nd in U.S. in 2014 for LEED Green Building Per Capita
Colorado certified 102 projects representing 15,816,498 sq ft of real estate, or 3.15 sq ft per resident in 2014.
01/29/15 AGC of Utah Members Greet 2015 With Optimism

Transportation funding and the $1-billion-plus construction of a new state prison loom large for the state's contractors.
01/27/15 ABC Rocky Mountain Honors Chapter Award Winners, Installs New Board of Directors
ABC's Chapter Awards are presented to leaders in the commercial construction industry who have shown outstanding commitment and dedication.
01/26/15 Fox Business Story Gets the Facts Wrong, AGC Says
A Fox Business News segment reported recently that federal gas taxes can be used to finance construction of museums and other non-transportation projects.
01/26/15 New AGC Survey Says 80% of Contractors Plan to Expand Their Payrolls This Year
A new AGC survey says that most contractors are optimistic about the year ahead and ready to expand in 2015.
01/15/15 New National Ops Center Launched to Support Transportation Safety, Mobility
NOCoE is a comprehensive technical services center that will help transportation professionals utilize state-of-the-art management techniques.
01/14/15 Dodge Momentum Index Increases in December
The index is currently at its highest reading since February 2009.
01/09/15 USGBC Colorado Previews 2015 Green Building Trends
Colorado will continue to grow as a center of green construction expertise and ownership, USGBC says.
12/29/14 The Alliance Center Will Launch LEED Dynamic Plaque
The LEED Dynamic Plaque empowers landlords, tenants and guests to view energy, water, waste, transportation and human experience on an ongoing basis.
12/18/14 Labor Issues Cloud An Otherwise Sunny Horizon for Many Regional Subcontractors

Most regional contractors say they have plenty of work but are concerned about the availability of labor to do it.
12/18/14 Douglass Colony Group Selected Mountain States Specialty Contractor of the Year

Colorado-based roofing company finds its niche in doing tough, creative work.
12/17/14 Idaho AGC Hosts Annual Convention in December
The event also commemorated the chapter's 80th anniversary.
12/16/14 ARTBA Forecasts Modest Growth for U.S. Transportation Infrastructure
The U.S. transportation construction market will grow 3.1% from $185.9 billion in 2014 to $191.7 billion in 2015.
12/04/14 USGBC Colorado Presents 2014 Commercial Green Building Achievement Awards  
The U.S. Green Building Council of Colorado recently named the winners of its first-annual Commercial Real Estate Green Awards.
11/18/14 U.S. 36 Project Provides Colorado With Nearly 250 Jobs
On the U.S. 36 project, the partnership helps train general craft field employees and professional service employees.
11/18/14 Swinerton Builders Makes the Lead Gift to Create a CM Cares Endowment at CSU
CM Cares instills students with leadership abilities beyond technical and managerial skills.
11/18/14 ABC Rocky Mountain Presents Excellence in Construction Awards
The Rocky Mountain Chapter of ABC honored its members’ efforts in merit shop construction on Oct. 24.
11/17/14 RTD FasTracks Continues to Transform the Region
Nov. 2 marked the 10-year anniversary of the start of the FasTracks initiative in Denver.
11/17/14 ACEC Colorado Presents Its Excellence in Engineering Awards
The American Council of Engineering Cos. of Colorado honored the winners of its 2015 Engineering Excellence Awards on Nov. 3.
11/17/14 AGC of Colorado Honors 2014 ACE Award Winners
AGC of Colorado presented its annual project awards on Nov. 14 in Denver.
10/15/14 AIA Colorado Sections Present 2014 Design Awards
AIA Colorado and its local sections recognized their 2014 Design Award winners on Oct. 9 in Silverrthorne, Colo.
10/09/14 Honnen Equipment Celebrates Grand Opening of Its New Salt Lake City Facility
The new 60,000-sq-ft facility is located at 1380 S. Distribution Dr. in Salt Lake City.
10/09/14 GSA Helps Army Attain Its Net-Zero Energy Goals
GSA identified four breakthrough areas to help the Army meet its sustainability goals.
10/09/14 Owner Confidence Increases During First Half of 2014
The recovery of nonresidential construction, already robust, is positioned to continue into the year ahead.
09/25/14 Wheeler Construction and Mining Technology Becomes SITECH Intermountain
SITECH Technology Dealers represent Trimble and Caterpillar machine control systems for contractor fleets of heavy equipment, regardless of machine brand.
09/25/14 ACEC-CO Online Business Essentials Certificate Accelerates Leadership Readiness
The new certificate is intended to bridge the gap between technical expertise and leadership education.
09/25/14 Avery Block Project Wins 2014 Governor's Award
The project was awarded the Best Façade Program recognition by the governor’s office and Downtown Colorado Inc.
09/25/14 Construction Industry Launches First National Private Insurance Exchange
The private exchange was designed by Willis for AGC to reduce costs and administrative burdens for association member firms.
09/10/14 New Learning Landscape Created at Conservatory Green School in Denver
Animal and nature themes are also interwoven throughout the landscaping of the site.
08/27/14 Jacobsen Construction Named 2014 Intermountain Contractor of the Year

Jacobsen is headquartered in Salt Lake City and concentrates on projects along the Wasatch Front.
08/27/14 Haselden Construction Named 2014 Colorado/Wyoming Contractor of the Year

The Colorado-based contractor pushes deeper into Wyoming and pursues new market sectors.
08/27/14 Construction Backlog Indicator Reaches All-Time High
CBI improved 5.4% following a 2.8% decline in the first quarter.
08/13/14 2014 Outlook Brightens, Says Landscape Architects Survey
The survey revealed a marked rise in billable hours and inquiries for new work.
08/13/14 CSU Team Named a Finalist in National Green Energy Challenge
The energy-renovation project focused on CSU’s Hartshorn Health Services building as part of the Green Energy Challenge.
08/13/14 Four Regional Projects Earn National DBIA Awards
The 2014 Design-Build Project/Team Awards showcase design-build best practices.
07/02/14 Kiewit-Turner, Veterans Top Out New VA Hospital in Aurora
The team celebrated the milestone with a ceremony that drew more than 1,200 people.
07/02/14 ABC Utah Recognized Nationally for Political and Grassroots Involvement
The Silver Level status illustrates a commitment to continued development in the grassroots arena for the Utah chapter.
07/02/14 Utah Transit Authority Named Transit System of the Year
The award is bestowed on public transportation systems that have demonstrated “achievement in efficiency and effectiveness.”
06/19/14 AGC of Colorado Presents Annual Safety Awards
The National AGC Safety Awards evaluate a firm’s safety record against other firms of similar size and construction type across the country.
06/18/14 Honnen Equipment Opens New Facility in Salt Lake City
The new building spans 14 acres near the corner of Bangerter Highway and California Avenue.
06/18/14 LVI Services, NCM Group Holdings Merge
cNorthStar Group Holdings LLC will become the country’s largest provider of services for environmental remediation, deconstruction and demolition.
06/09/14 AECOM Chosen as ENR Mountain States Design Firm of the Year

Consulting giant brings global clout to its regional design work.
06/04/14 ABC Rocky Mountain Recognizes Members for Their Safety Efforts
ABC Rocky Mountain honored its member companies for their safety efforts during the association’s Safety and Education Awards banquet on May 15.
06/03/14 Saunders Construction Creates Unique Partnership With Heath Construction
The agreement allows Heath to acquire more local work and tackle more complex and larger projects in Northern Colorado.
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