A retail center located at the northwest corner of Centennial Boulevard and 30th Street will break ground later this moth. Developers of the project are Craig Anderson and Bentley Hill of Highland Commercial Group. The Shops at Centennial will occupy 14,000 square feet and will include a dry cleaning establishment,...
Colorado Springs Utilities proposed gas rate decrease will have a substantial effect on commercial gas customers, according to utilities analyst Jim VanderWal. The decrease, which will lower gas rates anywhere from 8% to 8.9%, will have the biggest impact on manufacturing companies, which use an extensive amount of natural gas...
The local office of a communications systems engineering and software development company will be growing faster than other offices of its Los Angeles-based parent, doubling its staff in 1996. LinCom Corp. established a local office in 1990 to support a systemwide Air Force contract to write software that directs the...
MedPlus Corporation, a Colorado Springs-based health care and financial management and occupational health care company, has entered into an equity financing agreement with Wall Street Connections Inc. for the sum of approximately $3 million. Wall Street Connections Inc. is headquartered in Clearwater, Fla. The terms of the transaction dictate MedPlus will...
Lewan & Associates, ranked the largest employer among office equipment and supply companies in El Paso County, is experiencing another growth spurt, with revenue for 1996 expected to rise by up to 20%. The family-owned company, which opened its rented doors in Denver in 1972, with six employees and a...
The fate of a promising 16-acre parcel in eastern Colorado Springs is once again up in the air. But this time the developer is flying the plane. After nine years of litigation, the Space Plaza Group Ltd. recently received approval to develop property on the corner of Peterson Road and...
Two local businesses are joining forces to create a comprehensive store that is geared toward family and adult fun. The Compleat Gamer, previously located at 315 N. Tejon St., and Great Games & Hobbies, formerly at 10 Southgate Road, are merging. The new store will be called Compleat Games &...
Tourists and shoppers may soon be visiting the historic former Bank of Manitou building at 814 Manitou Ave. to buy jewelry and Indian arts and crafts. Manitou Jacks, a long-time jewelry retailer in Manitou Springs, has bid on the building where Bank One will cease business operations on Sept. 12....
Tranex Inc. is in the process of expansion, with the intent of doubling the size of the company. The Colorado Springs-based company designs, develops, and markets custom transformers, inductors, toroids, and related magnetic components. The company plans to add 15,000 square feet to the existing 15,000-square-foot building. The pricetag for the...
<H3><I>California-based insurer considers Briargate Campus location</I></SUBHEAD><B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> California Casualty has tentatively agreed to a 117,000-square-foot build-to-suit proposal on Telstar Drive in the Briargate Business Campus. The property, which is 7 acres and valued at $1.5 million, belongs to locally-based La Plata Investment Company. The company, which was...
The International House of Pancakes will be the next to join "restaurant row" on North Academy Boulevard. A locally based private investment group bought the former Shoney's location at 8065 N. Academy Blvd. for a little more than $1 million and leased it to International House of Pancakes. The breakfast...
MedLogic Global Corporation will nearly double its staff by the end of the year, bringing its research and development group from North Carolina to Colorado Springs, and is projecting a 20-fold increase in sales in fiscal year 1997 over FY 1996, which ended June 30. The 5-year-old biomedical company was...