Resort and Hospitality

Gaylord Rockies – Aurora, Colorado

General Contractor: Mortenson Construction

Engineer: Blum Consulting Engineers

Architect: HKS

Completion Date: 2018

This 485,000 square foot facility is located on 85 acres of property, just minutes from DIA. This building includes 1,501 guest rooms, 114 suites, exhibit hall, four ballrooms, and 81 conference rooms. Also eight dining areas, a spa and the Arapahoe Springs Resort Pool & Lazy River. For outdoor entertainment, there is three outdoor event lawns and a 20,000 square foot patio.


  • 2020 Associated General Contractors Build America Awards
    Specialty Contractors – Gaylord of the Rockies Resort
  • 2019 Viewpoint Construction Awards
    Most Collaborative Build
  • 2019 Engineering News-Record Mountain States Best Projects Awards
    Award of Merit for Specialty Contracting, Best Project Residential/Hospitality and Project of the Year
  • 2019 Associated Builders and Contractors Rocky Mountain Excellence in Construction Awards
    Award of Excellence
  • 2019 Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain Summit Awards
    Highest Peak Award, Celebrating Best in Show
  • 2019 Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain Summit Awards
    Best Commercial Project, $5M and Greater