Builder’s Blog

How Commodity Prices Are Shaping the Commercial Construction Market

How Commodity Prices Are Shaping the Commercial Construction Market As the Front Range economy begins to move forward from the COVID-19 pandemic, the commercial construction market is witnessing unprecedented volatility. Todd Ruff, GH Phipps VP of Preconstruction, has continued to keep a watchful eye on the market across Colorado and Wyoming. We recently sat down […]

We Build Cherry Creek

We Build Cherry Creek Cherry Creek has been rapidly growing due to the proximity to downtown Denver and the mix between urban and residential environments, creating a thriving urban district. Recently, there have been numerous projects that graced the neighborhood to enhance the quality of living in the area and GH Phipps is proud to […]

Studio 135: Building in an Urban Environment

Studio 135 is a new 5-story micro-unit apartment complex located in North Cherry Creek. It features 35 apartments, with 28 of the units consisting of studio and micro floor plans directed toward people working in the Cherry Creek area. The project was designed by Saiber Saiber Architects and developed by PANDO Holdings, with GH Phipps […]

GH Phipps Special Projects: 1700 Broadway

Erik Petersen and Crista Glucksman are here to tell you about the GH Phipps Special Projects team’s work at the Mile High Center in Denver, CO. Want to know more about our Special Projects Team’s capabilities? Fill out the form below. We would be happy to answer your questions!

Lakehouse: Colorado’s First WELL Precertified Building

At GH Phipps, we’re proud to be associated with Lakehouse, an iconic new project in northwest Denver. Working in partnership with NAVA, Stantec, and the rest of the team, GH Phipps was the general contractor for the project. Located in the Sloan’s Lake area of Denver, Lakehouse is the first project in Colorado to pilot […]

The Current State of Construction Pricing

There is no question that the last few months have been difficult for the commercial construction industry. However, our own Todd Ruff, VP of Preconstruction, has kept a watchful eye on the market across Colorado & Wyoming. We sat down with Todd to discuss what he has observed with subcontractor pricing in the local commercial […]

Two steps ahead with Lean

This is custom heading element GH Phipps is always thinking two-steps ahead when it comes to saving our clients time and money. In commercial and institutional projects alike, our clients’ goals typically follow the standard three-legged stool model: time, money and quality. The nuanced difference in commercial work becomes clearer when considering HOW general contractors [...]

GH Phipps and the True Builder Mentality

This is custom heading element   Inside every city — from snow-capped mountain towns to bustling urban metropolis’ to sleepy, homegrown rural communities and everything in-between — live the cherished landmarks that call it home.   We pride ourselves on tackling each day with this not-so-commonly known or referenced method, beginning at the ground level [...]

Construction company teaches professor what to teach students

This is custom heading element GH Phipps wants to address the shortage of skilled workers in construction.   Read Original Article Here.   GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — Matt Barrows is used to being in the front of the classroom as an assistant professor at the University of Nebraska. But, he's spending his summer in Denver [...]

GH Phipps Awarded Contractor of the Year

This is custom heading element Read Original Article Here. DENVER — GH Phipps has been awarded 2018 Contractor of the Year for the Colorado, Wyoming and Dakotas segment of ENR Mountain States. A shortlist of three firms from the region were selected by ENR staff based on revenue growth, ranking, new initiatives, safety, reputation and strong community. Editors from across the [...]