Goodwill Industries of Colorado Springs is receiving a $120,000 facelift that will be completed early in 1997. The facelift includes a paint job for trucks, buildings, and attended donation centers with the 100-year-old organization's newly emphasized motto, "We put people to work." Last year, the local Goodwill put 2,350 Pikes Peak...
The U.S. Air Force it has awarded the Lockheed-Martin Federal Systems division a seven-year contract totaling $368 million. The contract, named the Command & Control Sustainment, will use workers at the Colorado Springs Lockheed-Martin location. The agreement is set for Lockheed-Martin to sustain the Command and Control Segment of the...
<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT><p>American Technical Resources Inc., a McLean, Va.-based provider of information technology support services, has been acquired by Atlanta-based Norrell Corporation, which is one of the nation's top staffing and outsourcing services.<p>The transaction was a stock switch, with no cash changing hands. Other terms of...

Hospital to lease

Doctor's Hospital, the building located at 2502 E. Pikes Peak Ave., which has stood vacant for several years, has found a new tenant.<p>Community Health Centers Inc. plans to take over the building in a lease agreement this fall. Two additional office buildings, adjacent to the hospital, will not...
Arrow-Mayflower, A Colorado Springs-based moving firm, is in the process of consolidating its three locations located on Durango Drive, Pando Avenue and Delta Drive to a 39,600-square-foot building that will be located at 2885 S. Janitell Road.<p>The approximate cost for the building and the land on which it is...
Accurate Consultants Inc., an engineering and surveying firm, has expanded its operations and has entered the Colorado Springs market.<p>The firm has recently purchased Benchmark Surveying Associates' Colorado Springs location and will operate under the name of Accurate Consultants Inc.<p>The address will be 3405 N. El Paso, Suite 104.<p>Tom Cave,...
<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> Northgate, one of the largest master planned communities in the Springs,is back in private hands. Italian developer Filipo Pola, who owns 950 acres of the area's 1,500 acres,purchased the land for $4.2 million earlier this year from the ResolutionTrust Corp. The land had been in...
<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS </B><FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> Construction began this week on a newspeculative building, covering more than 31,000 square feet. The new sitewill be located at 880 Elkton Drive, in the Garden Tech Industrial Center. Construction costs for the building are estimated at $1.3 million. The builderfor the project is Springs-...
<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> Consumer Insurance Group, based in Salida, Colo., will expand operationsto the Colorado Springs' area beginning Oct. 1. The new office will be locatedat 1915 Jamboree Drive in the Briargate area. According to John Hightower, the client base in the southern Colorado areawill grow significantly by...
<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> Pacer Systems Inc., based in Billerica, Md., and Infotec Development Inc.,based in Santa Ana, Calif., which also has a marketing office in ColoradoSprings, have announced a merger. The companies will now be known asPacer-Infotec Inc. and will join forces upon approval of their respectiveshareholders...
<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> ComTel Technology Inc., which began in Broomfield, Colo., in 1982, its expandingits base of operations to Colorado Springs this month. The company, which specializes in the design, installation, and service ofcommunication networks, is a cabling contractor that provides installationof infrastructure to support high-speed data and...
<B>By LAUREY LUMMUS</B> <FONT SIZE=-1><I>Staff Reporter</I></FONT> Tenant space at a new shopping center on Cheyenne Mountain Boulevard is goingquickly with consumer-magnet Target at the helm. The center, under development by Colorado Structures, a Springs-based developmentfirm, is being built at an estimated cost of $760,000. This cost reflects foundations and shells only, with...