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2015

Denver Botanic Gardens Science Pyramid Aces AGC Colorado Awards Event
Denver Botanic Gardens' Science Pyramid won the 2015 ACE Award in its category during the AGC Colorado's annual gala held Nov. 13. The Pyramid also picked up the Jack Mincher People's Choice Award at the event, which attracted a record 750 people.

Metro State Aerospace and Engineering Sciences Building Begins a Flight Into the Future
After a presentation on technology by former astronaut Leroy Chiao, and a panel discussion on diversity featuring heavyweights in Colorado's aerospace industry, Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU) officials broke ground October 8 for the school's new $39 million Aerospace and Engineering Sciences Building.

Happy DPS Officials, Happy Kids Celebrate Opening of Joe Shoemaker School
City officials, Denver Board of Education members and administrators, students and a large contingent of the Shoemaker family recently celebrated the official opening of the new Joe Shoemaker Elementary School. The school opened to students in August.

GH Phipps and Hord Coplan Macht Mark Completion of CSU-Pueblo General Classroom Building
Colorado State University-Pueblo has celebrated the opening of its new General Classroom Building, the first new classroom building on campus in decades. The ribbon-cutting ceremony attracted state, local and university officials, as well as students who will take advantage of the forward-thinking technology available in the new building.

GH Phipps, Ascent Living Communities Break Ground on The Village at Belmar
After three years of intensive planning, GH Phipps Construction Companies and Ascent Living Communities are pleased to announce the groundbreaking for The Village at Belmar, an innovative senior living campus strategically located at 7825 W. Alameda Ave. in Lakewood.

Renovation Gives Adams State's Richardson Hall a New Life
Adams State University in Alamosa marked the grand opening of Richardson Hall after a $16.9 renovation that included a top to bottom, inside-out remaking of a building constructed in 1925 as the first structure at what was then named the Adams State Normal School.

GH Phipps Construction Companies Names Rich Allison as Executive Vice President
Rich Allison has joined GH Phipps as its Executive Vice President. He comes to Phipps with 35 years of construction education and executive-level construction experience, bringing long-standing connections in the Denver market.

GH Phipps Back on the CC Campus, With Award of Innovative Tutt Library Project
Long-time client Colorado College has selected GH Phipps to work on the renovation and addition to Tutt Library. This modernization project is designed to adjust the library to the school's Block Plan and to help pave the way to CC's commitment to 100% Carbon Neutrality by 2020.

GH Phipps' Metro Caring Hunger Relief Center Welcomes the Community With Open Arms -- and Full Shelves
The new Metro Caring Hunger Relief Center in North Capitol Hill has been serving clients since mid-March, but its "official" opening in late April was a celebration for the community, volunteers and supporters.

GH Phipps Construction Companies Announces Completion of Second Phase of Ball Aerospace & Technologies Project
GH Phipps Construction Companies has completed the second phase of an ambitious expansion project at Ball Aerospace & Technologies’ Fisher Integration and Test Facilities in Boulder