Recent News - Local Government

DMNS Addition Certified LEED Platinum



Denver, CO –The Morgridge Family Exploration Center, the latest 126,000 SF addition to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science (DMNS), earns LEED Platinum certification via the U.S. Green Building Council. DMNS partnered with architecture firm, klipp|gkkworks and general contractor, GH Phipps Construction, on this five-story addition which opened to the public in February of 2014.

Posted on: 31 July 2014
Category: Local Government
Bob Hope Airport Regional Intermodal Transportation Center (RITC)

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gkkworks, in partnership with STV, provided CM and PM Services for the RITC—the first transportation hub in Southern California to serve trains, buses, cars, and bikes.

Posted on: 16 July 2014
Category: Local Government
Topanga Library Turns Green into Gold



The U.S. Green Building Council has awarded the Topanga Library a LEED® Gold certification. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a much sought-after accreditation. The application process can be time consuming, but the end results are a facility with lower operating costs, lower carbon footprint, and a healthier working environment. gkkworks was mindful of that when the community looked to the firm for a project that they could be proud of; the project was delivered above the original goal of a Silver rating.

Posted on: 18 November 2012
Category: Local Government
Douglas County Commissioners Build Upon Master Plan and Expand the Robert A. Christensen Justice Center



Based upon master plan concepts developed by Denver-based gkkworks, and RicciGreene Associates, Douglas County commissioners awarded a multiphase contract to expand and improve the Robert A. Christensen Justice Center in Castle Rock, Colorado.

Posted on: 08 October 2012
Category: Local Government
Exposing kids to sports in a quality setting at new Inland Empire complex



"This will be a good, clean, wholesome, safe environment for decades to come for our youth," says Riverside County Supervisor Marion Ashley, a major proponent of the project.

Posted on: 01 August 2012
Category: Local Government
gkkworks, Featured in AIA Colorado Magazine

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Posted on: 17 November 2011
Category: Local Government