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Landmark SLC Theater Gets a Modern Dance Partner
03/24/15
The Jesse Eccles Quinney Ballet Centre gives dancers room to move and complements downtown’s growing performing arts district.

Image courtesy of HKS Inc. - Jack E. Madsen III


World-Renowned Denver Rehabilitation Hospital Gets a Major Renovation
02/24/15
Craig Hospital project demands careful coordination to minimize disruptions for a highly sensitive patient population.

Image by Cooperthwaite Photography + Productions

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02/06/15 DIA Chooses Swinerton Builders to Lead Design-Build of New Parking Structure
The 1,795-space garage will be located on the southeast side of DIA's Jeppesen Terminal.
12/18/14 Denver’s Cherry Creek North Booming With New Multi-Use Projects

The upscale neighborhood is wrestling with greater density and taller buildings as the city approves new growth plans.
12/18/14 Use of Prefab at New Saint Joseph Hospital Saved $4.3 Million
The use of prefab modules also cut 72 workdays off the construction schedule.
12/18/14 Yates Pavilion Becomes An Elegant Addition to Kent Denver Campus
The new addition includes a competition court with a higher seat count capacity than the adjacent gym.
11/05/14 University of Wyoming Opens New Gateway Center in Laramie
The new Gateway Center provides a highly recognizable entrance to the campus.
10/31/14 2014 Intermountain Best Green/Best Overall Project: Energy Innovation Laboratory
The Energy Innovation Laboratory is one of only 22 labs worldwide certified as LEED Platinum.
10/22/14 2014 Best Intermountain Manufacturing and Award of Merit Safety: eBay Data Center
DPR’s regional safety management team is very active in bringing safe subs to a jobsite.
10/22/14 2014 Colo./Wyo. Best Overall & Best Safety Project: Denver Union Station Transit
At $374.8 million, Union Station is the largest multimodal project in the U.S.
10/22/14 2014 Colo./Wyo. Safety & Sports/Entertainment Awards of Merit: WSCU Field House
JE Dunn safety orientations are tailored to specific projects and their inherent safety risks.
10/22/14 2014 Best Intermountain Safety Project and Award of Merit Office: Xactware Bldg.
The Xactware building features offices with panoramic views of Utah Valley.
10/22/14 2014 Best Colo./Wyo. Safety Project & Highways/Bridges: Pecos/I-70 Bridge
This bridge replacement project has received national attention for its many innovations.
10/09/14 Denver Public Schools Completes Byers Junior High Renovation
The 110,000-square-foot building sat vacant for a decade after Denver Public Schools closed the facility.
09/25/14 Odyssey Elementary Becomes the Greenest School in Utah
The school is on track to achieve LEED-Gold certification.
09/25/14 Colorado Ballet Moves Into Its New Denver Facility
The new space is comprised of eight studios as well as improved amenities for the company.
09/25/14 Denver Botanic Gardens Opens New Science Pyramid
The 5,258-sq-ft pyramid will showcase the research being done at the gardens on contemporary botanic and environmental issues.
09/10/14 U.S. Custom House Building Remodel in Denver Aims for Energy Savings
The $43.5 million project employed 80 full-time workers. It was completed on time and on budget.
09/10/14 Baker Hall at CU Boulder Reopens With Modern Perks, Historical Details
The building’s new green features are especially evident in the upgrades to each student room.
08/27/14 Regional Contractors See Slow, Steady Upside to Most Market Sectors in 2014

Most firms are finding more work opportunities but continue to struggle with labor shortages.
08/27/14 I-225 Light Rail Line Will Connect the East and South Sides of the Denver Area

The 10.5-mile light rail line, dubbed the Aurora Line, is being built as a public-private partnership.
08/27/14 University of Utah Campus Being Wired for the Future

Coordinating the upgrades on an active campus has been nearly as challenging as designing and installing the new systems.
08/13/14 New Aspen Art Museum Features Green Interior Systems Wrapped in Wicker Design
The $45-million, 33,000-sq-ft building features a striking glass exterior screened in criss-crossed wooden strips to resemble a giant woven basket.
07/31/14 Denver Union Station Celebrates Public Grand Reopening
Union Station has been renovated to include a new boutique hotel, travelers’ services and multiple restaurants and shops.
07/17/14 First DDI in Idaho Receives State Transportation Award
Construction was completed in 2013 on Idaho’s first diverging diamond interchange.
07/16/14 Fourth Solar Array Opens on North Side of DIA
The Solar IV array is located on the north side of DIA’s property and can generate up to 2 MW.
07/16/14 DIA Begins $25M in Runway Lighting, Resurfacing Projects
During the project, workers will replace approximately 400 concrete slabs that are showing signs of deterioration.
07/16/14 Childrens Hospital Colorado Opens New Seacrest Studio
The 1,000-sq-ft studio is the seventh one funded by Seacrest’s foundation to help patients and their families.
07/16/14 CDOT Begins Constructing I-70 Peak-Period Shoulder Lane
The project will upgrade 13 miles of Eastbound I-70 within CDOT’s existing right-of-way.
07/11/14 CU Rec Center Uses Green Technologies to Reduce Its Energy Footprint
The project is on track to attain LEED-Platinum certification, a first for a facility of its size and type nationwide.
06/09/14 Bringing More Arts and Culture to Salt Lake City

The 2,500-seat Utah Performing Arts Center is one of the new projects intended to help enliven downtown Salt Lake City and its adjacent neighborhoods.
06/09/14 Design Firms See Better Revenues in 2013, But Also New Causes for Concern

Design leaders point to escalating construction costs and tight budgets as new challenges.
06/04/14 Building a Unique Student Experience at Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind
Residential schools have a unique culture, educational approach and philosophy.
06/04/14 Alta Alameda Station in Baker Neighborhood Nearly Complete
The 338-unit Alta Alameda Station transit-oriented development in Denver completes in June.
06/03/14 New Hunger Relief Center Starts Construction in Denver
The $3.4-million project replaces a cramped and deteriorating building constructed in the 1950s.
05/19/14 New DAM Administration Building Catalyzes Staff, Boosts Productivity
The $11.5-million project also contains collection storage and a research library for scholars.
05/19/14 University of Denver Breaks Ground on School of Engineering and Computer Science
The new building project is designed to organize instruction and research by themes.
05/08/14 Denver Union Station Remodel Becomes Multi-Modal Transit Hub

The Union Station design-build project stretches across 40 acres in downtown Denver’s Central Platte Valley.
05/07/14 Kansas State North End Zone Project to Begin Later This Year
The project marks the third phase of the Bill Snyder Family Stadium master plan.
04/24/14 Unique Partnership Makes S.H. 172 Intersection Improvements Possible
The project will reconstruct the intersection by adding acceleration and deceleration lanes on S.H. 172.
04/11/14 Five (More) Things to Watch Across the Mountain States Region

Here are five more "things to watch" in our second installment of key regional trends, issues and projects across the Mountain States.
04/11/14 New Xactware Headquarters in Lehi Built for Efficiency

A software maker builds its new Utah headquarters with the preferences of younger employees in mind.
03/25/14 CDOT Building Its First Continuous Flow Intersection Near Durango
CFIs reduce congestion and increase safety at high-traffic intersections.
03/13/14 Plans Unveiled for $98-Million Mixed-Use Development Near Denver Union Station
The project will include a boutique Kimpton Hotel, an office building with retail and a 100-space underground public parking complex.
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