L.C. Fulenwider Announces Major Addition to Denver International Business Center
Monday, July 13, 2015
L C Fulenwider Inc., owner and master developer of Denver International Business Center (DIBC), has completed the sale of 8 acres of land to FlightSafety International. The company plans to build a state-of-the-art Learning Center that will be used to provide training to pilots and other aviation professionals who operate and support regional aircraft and helicopters. The facility will be constructed in the DIBC at 67th Avenue and Yampa Street near Denver International Airport.
“This is a huge addition to the Denver International Business Center and it underscores DIA’s importance to our national and international transportation system and to Colorado’s economy,” said Cal Fulenwider, President of L. C. Fulenwider Inc. “This new facility will be a major employer in the region. We’re excited to welcome FlightSafety International to the DIBC.”
“DIA continues to evolve into a thriving global hub for businesses. The addition of this new aviation partner is a further step toward realizing this vision”, said Denver International Airport CEO Kim Day. “We look forward to welcoming FlightSafety International to the neighborhood.”
FlightSafety International is the world’s premier professional aviation training company and supplier of flight simulators, visual systems and displays to commercial, government and military organizations. The company provides more than a million hours of training each year to pilots, technicians and other aviation professionals from 167 countries and independent territories. FlightSafety operates the world’s largest fleet of advanced full flight simulators at Learning Centers and training locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa, and the United Kingdom.
The Denver International Business Center (DIBC) is the closest ready-to-develop property to Denver International Airport and is a highly sought-after location in the Denver Metro region. The Hotel Park and Conference Center at the DIBC is zoned to accommodate in excess of 4.000 hotel rooms in addition to mixed-use parcels zoned to accommodate in excess of 3 million square feet of office, corporate campus and retail uses. The location benefits from proximity to DIA, superb visibility from both Pena Boulevard and Tower Road, and excellent ingress and egress. In addition, this site enjoys unrestricted views to the West. For more information on the DIBC contact Ferd Belz 303-295-3071.