Top Starts in the Mountain States
Rank Project LocationProject CostStart Date/ End DateOwner / Prime Contractor
1Eagle P3 Commuter RailDenver$1.3 billionOct. 20112016Regional Transportation DistrictDenver Transit Partners
2Utah Data CenterCamp Williams, Utah$1.2 billionApril 2011Aug. 2014National Security AgencyBalfour Beatty/DPR/Big-D JV
3Replacement Medical Center Facility, Eastern Colorado Health Care SystemAurora, Colo.$604 millionNov. 20112015U.S. Dept. of Veterans AffairsKiewit-Turner JV
4Exempla Saint Joseph Heritage ProjectDenver$367 millionDec. 20112014Exempla HealthcareMortenson Construction
5U.S. Federal CourthouseSalt Lake City$160.2 millionSpring 20112014General Services AdministrationOkland Construction
6NREL Energy Systems Integration FacilityGolden, Colo.$135 millionApril 2011Sept. 2012U.S. Dept. of EnergyJE Dunn Construction
7Castle Rock Adventist Health CampusCastle Rock, Colo.$98 millionNov. 2011July 2013Centura HealthGE Johnson Construction
8Kaiser Permanente South Multi-Specialty Medical ComplexLone Tree, Colo.$86 millionSept. 2011Dec. 2013Kaiser PermanenteAdolfson & Peterson
9Salt Lake City Public Safety BuildingSalt Lake City$72.5 millionMay 2011May 2013Salt Lake CityOkland Construction
10I-25 Over Santa Fe DriveDenver$60 millionJuly 2011July 2013CDOTHamon Contractors Inc.
11SR-154; Bangerter at 7800 S, 7000 S & 6200 SSalt Lake County$59.3 millionFeb. 2011Sept. 2012UDOTRalph L. Wadsworth Construction
12Salt Lake City Office BuildingSalt Lake City$41.6 millionFeb. 2011Nov. 2012General Services AdministrationVCC
13Metro State Hotel and Hospitality Learning CenterDenver$41.3 millionMarch 2011Sept. 2012Metropolitan State College of DenverMortenson Construction
14SR-173; 5400 S Bangerter Highway to 4800 WSalt Lake County$37.6 millionDec. 2011Dec. 2012UDOTKilgore Cos., a Delaware LLC dba KI
15Terminal Reservoir Replacement ProjectSalt Lake City$36.9 millionDec. 20112018Metropolitan Water District of Salt Lake and SandyAlder Construction
16Denver Police Crime LabDenver$36 millionMarch 2011April 2012City and County of DenverJE Dunn Construction
17U.S. 95, Garwood to Sagle, Chilco to SilverwoodKootenai County, Idaho$35.9 millionJuly 2011Fall 2013ITDScarsella Brothers Inc.
18Provo Recreation CenterProvo, Utah$33.5 millionAug. 2011March 2012City of ProvoLayton Construction
19I-84; Mountain Green to MorganMorgan County, Utah$31.6 millionJune 2011Sept. 2012UDOTGeneva Rock Products Inc.
20Colorado School of Mines Marquez HallGolden, Colo.$27.1 millionFeb. 2011Aug. 2012Colorado School of MinesAdolfson & Peterson
21Southern Delivery System Raw Water Pipeline, Segment S2Pueblo West, Colo.$25.9 millionAug. 2011May 2012Colorado Springs UtilitiesGarney Cos. Inc.
22SR-252, 1000 West Cache CountyLogan, Utah$24.9 millionMarch 2011Sept. 2012UDOTStaker Parson Cos.
23Rangely District Hospital – Critical Access HospitalRangely, Colo.$23.6 millionSept. 2011Dec. 2012Rangely District HospitalAdolfson & Peterson
24Fairplay P-12 SchoolFairplay, Colo.$23.2 millionApril 2011Feb. 2013Park County School District RE-2Saunders Construction
25I-70; County Line to Belknap InterchangeSevier County, Utah$22.3 millionSept. 2011Oct. 2012UDOTFlatiron Constructors Inc.