May was an exceptionally wet month full of rain, hail and even snow! But even with the above average precipitation we are happy to report that we were able to keep working and look forward to continual progress in June and July with the installation of the doors, windows and drywall. These changes will start bringing Grand Colorado on Peak 8 to life.  Before you know it, we will be opening those doors and welcoming you home.

Construction Progress Updates:

  • The structural steel is 98 percent complete in phase one and 80 percent complete in phase two.
  • The windows and doors are being installed.
  • Floors 2 and 3 are scheduled for their mechanical rough inspections by July 1 and drywall installation will follow.
  • Installing the pool shells and mechanical are to commence in July.
  • We started the exterior wood siding.

We’re proud to say that construction at the Grand Colorado on Peak 8 is on track! The warm weather and bluebird skies have been to our advantage allowing us to make continual progress on your dream resort!  Here are a few updates from the past month:

 Phase 1:

  • We have started the exterior sheathing on the 3rd floor
  • We have begun the roofing insulation
  • We have started installing the windows and sliding doors in the residential units
  • The interior metal framing is 90 percent complete in the residential units
  • The boilers have arrived
  • The main electrical panels are being installed
  • The installation of scaffolding is complete
  • The exterior metal framing is complete

 Phase 2:

  • We have started the concrete flatwork on the 1st floor
  • The structural steel is complete throughout the 1st floor

Deb Norton
Grand Colorado on Peak 8 Project Coordinator

 

Grand Colorado Progress Pictures:

Construction Update: 

  • Steel work is 95 percent complete in Phase 1, and complete through the 1st and 2nd floor of Phase 2.
  • Fireproofing is 90 percent completed in Phase 1.
  • Interior metal framing is complete through the 4th floor in Phase 1.
  • Mechanical, plumbing and electrical work continues, following framing and the dry-in progress.
  • Scaffolding continues to be installed and is currently tented in plastic.
  • Viewing platform is complete.

Deb Norton
Grand Colorado on Peak 8 Project Coordinator

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  • Progress continues on the steel work.
  • Installing roof decking in Phase 1 has begun.
  • Fireproofing has started on the 2nd and 3rd floors.
  • Interior metal framing has started on the 2nd and 3rd floors for the residential units.
  • Mechanical, electrical and plumbing progress continues.
  • Scaffolding is being installed for future siding and window installation.

Deb Norton
Grand Colorado on Peak 8 Project Coordinator

Letter from the Project Coordinator

Happy New Year! 2015 is off to a grand start and so is the progress on Grand Colorado. With initial sales totaling over 7.1 million, we know all Grand Colorado owners are looking forward to the completion of this resort. Take a look at the construction updates as well as progress pictures.

Construction Updates:

  • Concrete flooring has been installed through the 4th floor in Phase 1.
  • The structural steel is 95 percent complete in Phase 1, and steel work has begun on the 1st and 2nd floor in Phase 2.
  • The mechanical, electrical and plumbing work is still ongoing.
  • Fireproofing has started in the Phase 1 parking garages.

Progress Pictures:

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Grand Colorado on Peak 8 officially began sales to the public on December 6.  With 59 luxury residences, incredible amenities and the best address in Breckenridge, the Grand Colorado on Peak 8 will be the pinnacle resort for Breckenridge Grand Vacations.  Owners who bought during the construction phases of Grand Timber Lodge or Grand Lodge on Peak 7 know that all good things have to start somewhere, and the Grand Colorado on Peak 8 is off to a great start! If you haven’t had a chance to see the construction progress, you’ll be impressed by what has been accomplished so far!

  • Concrete foundation is 95% completed for the entire project.
  • Concrete floors are installed through the 2nd floor of Phase 1 and work will continue on to the upper floors.
  • Structural steel is completed through the 4th floor and will be finished by the end of December for Phase 1.
  • Cranes will be moved around the week of December 8, but one will remain to finish up the steel.
  • Mechanical and electrical rough-in is ongoing on the Plaza and Terrace levels.
  • Interior framing will begin January 1 on the 2nd floor and will continue through the winter.
  • Fireproofing will begin the week of December 8 on the 1st and 2nd floor and will continue through the winter.

Deb Norton
Grand Colorado on Peak 8

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