Colorado: Growing Their Own Talent

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John Hickenlooper aims to plant Colorado’s flag on the summit of red-hot growth sectors like cybersecurity and unmanned aerial systems. Read: Colorado: Growing Their Own Talent at BusinessFacilities.com. Leveraging his state’s impressive assets, Gov.

Texas Has Best Business Climate; Colorado Tops In Growth Potential

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Texas is Business Facilities' top-ranked state for Best Business Climate and Colorado was named no. Read: Texas Has Best Business Climate; Colorado Tops In Growth Potential. 1 in Economic Growth Potential in the magazine's 13th Annual Rankings Report.

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TCS Expands In Colorado, Adds 120 Employees In Denver

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A Blueprint For Success In Rural Colorado

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leverages state partnerships and specialized resources to address the economic development goals of rural areas of Colorado. A total of 17 communities across Colorado will be involved in initiatives that include branding, coworking, film production, outdoor recreation and tourism promotion.

Colorado Green Project Award of Merit: Colorado Health Foundation Headquarters

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The new headquarters of The Colorado Health Foundation is environmentally conscious from the ground up

UCHealth Selected as 2018 Colorado Owner of the Year

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Billion-dollar expansion plan spreads nonprofit UCHealth’s reach along Colorado’s Front Range

Sports/Entertainment: Best Project: Canvas Stadium at Colorado State University

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After decades away from school, football has returned to the Colorado State University campus

Ransomware Hijacks Colorado DOT Computers

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Wednesday morning, a variation of the SamSam ransomwear virus grabbed more than 2,000 employee computers in the Colorado Department of Transportation.

Concrete U-Girder Gaining Traction Outside Colorado

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A horizontally curved, precast-concrete, trapezoidal type of box-girder design, created more than a decade ago in Colorado, is gaining traction in Florida and Pennsylvania

Trimble Begins Construction on Colorado Campus Expansion

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Trimble announced last week it has begun construction on a second building in Westminster, Colorado.

Colorado to investigate construction worker misclassification

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The state's governor formed a task force to eliminate payroll fraud that would occur when employers intentionally misclassify their employees as independent contractors

Martin/Martin Chosen 2018 Design Firm of the Year in Colorado, Wyoming and the Dakotas

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Colorado-based engineering firm has grown steadily thanks to its reputation for solid design work and long-term client loyalty

2017 Colorado Legacy Award: Bob Thompson

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Colorado Legacy Award winner Bob Thompson improves geotechnical-engineering practices and mentors young engineers

Test Drive: 2015 Chevrolet Colorado

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Though fuel economy was not as high as expected, the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado is a truck that most anyone in construction can drive without much effort.

Update: Colorado DOT Spends $1.5 Million To Recover from Ransomware

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StateScoop.com reports the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has spent up to $1.5 million to recover from February's ransomware attack by the SamSam virus

Colorado's RoadX Program Seeks Smarter Mobility

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Although several state DOTs are investing in AV research and pilot programs, Colorado’s RoadX program may be farther down the highway than most

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Colorado Environmental Firm Strikes a Sustainable Balance

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Colorado environmental-restoration contractor intentionally limits the number of clients it serves to maintain quality and integrity

Visa Expanding Global Technology Center In Colorado

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Greenland Ranch, Douglas County, Colorado. Colorado Gov. Visa has approximately 7,500 employees around the world, including 700 in Colorado. “We are excited that Visa has selected Colorado for its expansion.”

Colorado’s First Passive House

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Brookfield Residential’s Midtown Residence Eight in Denver, is the first Colorado home to receive the Passive House Institute U.S. PHIUS) certification. It is also the first house made by a US production builder to receive this certification. The home was designed by KGA Studio Architects.

OSHA cites, fines two Colorado contractors in deadly fall

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According to the agency, Hammers Construction and Montes Construction did not provide sufficient fall protection and did not keep employees from standing on the mid-rails of scissor lifts

Free Construction Training Program Launched in Colorado

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Donna Lynne and the Associated General Contractors of Colorado announced Wednesday the launch of Construction Careers Now, program to train people just starting out in their careers and older adults changing industries.

Colorado Government/Public Building Best Project: Auraria Library Renovation

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The Auraria Higher Education Center in Denver features the nation’s only academic library that’s shared by three institutions of higher learning—the University of Colorado Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver and the Community College of Denver

Small Amount of Water Yields Big Benefits for Colorado Landscapes

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The study looked at the 3 percent of total Colorado water used for landscapes and found a return on investment

GE Johnson Chosen 2017 Contractor of the Year for Colorado, Wyoming and the Dakotas

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Colorado Springs-based firm cultivates a culture of employee loyalty and longevity to build an impressive list of loyal clients

AIA Colorado West Presents 2016 Design Awards

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Western Colorado architects recognized for excellence in designing the built environment

AIA Colorado Presents Annual Design Awards

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AIA Colorado recognized 36 projects across the state for design excellence

Modular Homes Offer Additional Use of Land Near Downtown Colorado Springs

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A Boulder, Colorado-based land developer has found an unusual way to offer a solution to a growing land-use problem in downtown Colorado Springs. Reclaimed Glam Tent Heading to Colorado. Prefab colorado architecture colorado springs pre-fabricated homes prefab victorian home

City Scoop: Colorado Springs

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AGC Colorado Presents 2017 ACE Awards

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Eighty-five project entries were submitted by AGC-member companies for the annual competition

Ray Nunn of Nunn Construction Honored as 2016 Colorado Legacy Award Winner

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Colorado Springs general contractor Ray Nunn has spent his career building projects that matter

AGC of Colorado Presents Its 2016 ACE Awards

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AGC Colorado member companies submitted 69 project entries

CannonDesign expands its presence in Colorado with BWG acquisition

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This alliance gives CannonDesign its first office in Colorado, and represents its second acquisition within the past few months.

Colorado's Infrastructure Lesson for the U.S. Economy

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Colorado got it right. Click here to watch Bloomberg Editor-in-Chief Emeritus Matthew Winkler discuss his Bloomberg View column touting the economic benefits of smart infrastructure investment.

Massachusetts, California Continue As Energy Efficiency Leaders

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New Jersey, Connecticut, Colorado, and South Dakota are most improved states, according to ACEEE's 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard. California Colorado Connecticut Energy Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Massachusetts Missouri New Jersey Rhode Island Surveys & Research Utilities 2018 ACEEE california Economic Development Electric Vehicles Energy Efficiency Scorecard Manufacturing massachusetts Site Selection zero energy buildings

AIA Colorado Presents Annual Honor Awards

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AIA Colorado says that the Honor Awards recognize firms and individuals who are setting examples in both design and leadership in the state

Rock Slide Closes I70 in Colorado

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Monday's rock slide has indefinitely closed Interstate 70 near Glenwood Springs, Colorado, forcing drivers on a 140-mile detour. A tractor-trailer truck was damaged when a boulder the size of a small car crashed into the truck’s trailer, but driver, Ray Hatch of Las Vegas, was not injured.

New Colorado law could stimulate stalled condo market

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Despite an influx of young adults to the state, Colorado’s condominium market has been stuck in the mud. The state’s laws regarding construction defects prompted a spate of law suits over the past decade that caused a spike in insurance premiums.

Colorado’s State Capitol Building serves as beacon of sustainability

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The state of Colorado has in many ways been a pioneer in the widespread adoption of energy-saving solutions. Retrofit geothermal project. read more. Geothermal

Interior Design/Tenant Improvement: Award of Merit: AAA Colorado Headquarters

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The auto club had spent 60 years in the same building in southeast Denver. Clearly, it was time for an upgrade

Lower-Basin Colorado River States Work On New Drought Plans

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Arizona, California, Nevada Debate Fate Of Colorado River, Lake Mead -- With Arizona Having The Most At Stake