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2012 News Archive


Denver Health Foundation Recognizes Mortenson as Corporation of the Year

December 26, 2012

Mortenson was recognized by the Denver Health Foundation as "Corporation of the Year" for its significant contributions to the growth and success of Denver Health. Mortenson has been the general contractor on both Pavilion C and the brand new Pavilion M at Denver Health. A recent Denver Health Foundation newsletter stated, "[Mortenson's] work has been superb and they have become reliable, creative and...


Mortenson Renewable Energy Groups Wraps Up Record-Breaking Year

December 21, 2012

With the recent completion of turbine erection for the EDF Renewable Energy-owned, Bobcat Bluff Wind Project, Mortenson Construction's Renewable Energy Groups completed a record breaking year. In 2012, Mortenson erected approximately 1,200 turbines for 21 wind projects across eight states. Notably, after installing the final turbine at Bobcat Bluff in early November, Mortenson achieved mechanical completion...


Mortenson Construction Redefines the Building Experience with ProjectConnect®

December 14, 2012

Mortenson Construction, a U.S.-based contractor and a leader in integrated project delivery, today announced ProjectConnect®, an intuitive, project collaboration platform that seamlessly connects all aspects of a Mortenson project in real-time. ProjectConnect gives customers and project teams secure and immediate access to critical project information wherever and whenever it’s needed, resulting in...


Union Depot $243 Million Restoration Completed in St. Paul

December 08, 2012

Ramsey County Regional Railroad Authority (RCRRA) today commemorated the end of construction of the $243 million historic restoration of the 90-year old Union Depot train station and the return of transportation services to the iconic structure. The “Explore. Experience. Embark. The Journey Begins Again” community celebration is the first time since 1971 that the public has been able to walk...


Owner, Design, & Construction Team Delivers Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center Courthouse Two Months Early

December 06, 2012

The team designing and delivering the Ralph L. Carr Colorado Judicial Center announces it has delivered the project two months earlier than originally anticipated. Developed by Trammell Crow Company, designed by Fentress Architects and built by Mortenson Construction, the $258 million, 695,767 square-foot Colorado Judicial Center includes a courthouse and a 12-story office tower, which will become the home of the...


Prefab Construction by Mortenson Improves Safety and Quality of New Denver Hospital

December 05, 2012

"Prefab-ulous" Work by Mortenson Making the construction of complex buildings, such as Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver, faster and safer, while raising the quality of the finished product. The Denver Business Journal recently featured Mortenson's project, Saint Joseph's 831,000-square-foot replacement hospital, in a story on the benefits of prefabrication. The hospital's need to meet their opening...