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Clyfford Still Muesum Opens on November 18 — 11/15/2011

Built by Saunders Construction and designed by Allied Works Architecture, the Clyfford Still Museum opens its doors to the public on November 18, 2011, reintroducing the life and work of one of America’s most significant yet least understood artists. … More

Saunders Tops Off New DaVita Headquarters in Denver — 11/14/2011

On November 10th, the employees of DaVita and Saunders Construction held a "topping off" ceremony for the new headquarters of the kidney care company by placing the final beam on the north corner of the 256,400 square-foot 14-story high structure in Denver’s Central Platte Valley, just west of historic LoDo (Lower Downtown). … More

Denver Post: Four Clyfford Still Paintings Sell for $114 Million — 11/10/2011

After commissions and other fees, the record-setting sale will net at least $85 million. The money is slated to go into an endowment fund that will help pay the museum's bills well into the future. The museum is set to open November 18, 2011. … More

9NEWS Where in the Town: New Building Will Be Sky High — 11/10/2011

KUSA - Gregg Moss braved the heights on Thursday morning for a special "Where in the Town" segment from atop a new skyscraper. Gregg spent Thursday morning with Saunders Construction at the construction site of kidney-care company DaVita's new headquarters near Denver's Union Station. … More

9NEWS: Mike Ward Dealership Gets Green Certification — 11/10/2011

Built by Saunders, the new Mike Ward Infiniti is the first auto dealership in Colorado to receive LEED Certification. … More

ColoradoBiz Magazine: Casey Middle School Awarded 2nd Place in Sustainable Design Awards — 11/01/2011

The Colorado Sustainable Design Awards recognize outstanding design in residential, civic and commercial properties, and - new this year - interior design. … More

ColoradoBiz Magazine: Total Community Options Office Awarded 1st Place in Sustainable Design Awards — 11/01/2011

The first- place winner in the Commercial Category is the 45,000-square-foot headquarters building for Total Community Options (TCO) Foundation, a nonprofit that provides support and funding for essential services for seniors. … More

Boulder's Casey Middle School Earns Best Overall Project Honor in Colorado for 2011 — 10/28/2011

ENR Moutain States Magazine presented Casey Middle School the Best Overall Project award in thier annual Best Projects competiton. … More

IKEA Centennial Project Awarded Top Real Estate Project of 2011 — 10/24/2011

CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Denver hosted the 12th Annual Women of Influence Awards Luncheon, Tuesday, October 18 at the Ritz Carlton in Denver. The IKEA Centennial Project was awarded as the Top Commercial Real Estate Project in 2011 where women or a team of women played a significant role in the success of the project. … More

Saunders Construction and SLATERPAULL Architects Recieve Excellence in Achievement Award — 10/10/2011

Tilt-Up Concrete Association Recognizes Work on High Point Academy … More

Saunders' Sustainability Efforts Featured on Biography — 09/09/2011

Saunders Construction was featured in one segment of the “Biography” television program. Titled, “World of Tomorrow,” the segment described how various industries were changing to be more sustainable. … More

The Denver Post: John Beeble Brings Saunders Construction Into the Big Leagues — 08/14/2011

John Beeble, Chairman & CEO, is interviewed by reporter Steve Raabe on elevating Saunders Construction as one of Colorado’s top contractors … More

ColoradoBiz TV: The Guys Who Built IKEA — 08/09/2011

Editor Mike Cote talks with Greg Schmidt, President, about the challenges of building the new IKEA store in Centennial. … More

John Beeble Named Chair-elect of Denver Chamber — 06/17/2011

The Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce board of directors has chosen John Beeble, president and CEO of Saunders Construction, as its chair-elect … More

Denver's ABC 7 News Highlights Saunders' Green School Project — 06/09/2011

The Cherry Creek School District’s new state-of-the-art Institute of Science and Technology facility incorporates sustainable building practices while providing learning opportunities for students … More

Saunders Promotes Dennis Disney to Vice President of Operations — 05/16/2011

He has worked at Saunders since 1997 and has more than 30 years of experience in the Colorado construction industry … More

Saunders Breaks Ground on the Fairplay P-12 Campus Project — 05/05/2011

Construction has started on the highly anticipated $30 million campus. … More

Saunders to Open IKEA Centennial Store Earlier Than Planned — 04/27/2011

IKEA will open at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2011. … More

Adams County Government Center Featured in Construction Today Magazine — 04/15/2011

Creativity helped Saunders complete the Adams County Government Center several months early. … More

The City of Centennial and IKEA a Finalist in the "Live Work Play" Awards by DRCOG — 02/15/2011

The Denver Regional Council of Governments has selected the City of Centennial and the IKEA Centennial project as a finalist for the "Live Work Play" 2011 Awards. … More

IKEA Centennial Plans to Install Solar Panels — 01/27/2011

IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today announced solar energy is planned for its Denver-area store under construction in Centennial, CO. … More

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Saunders Construction Inc. gave financial and in-kind donations to Mount Saint Vincent, an organization providing housing, on-site family services and early childhood education to single parent families who were previously homeless... More.