Wind Crest Selects Brinkmann Constructors as General Contractor for Continuum of Care Project

New neighborhood to feature assisted living, memory care, post-acute rehabilitation & long-term nursing care services at retirement community campus

HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO-- Wind Crest, an Erickson Living retirement community, announced the selection of Brinkmann Constructors as the general contractor for its newest neighborhood. Currently under design, the four-story continuing care neighborhood at Wind Crest will be comprised of 128 residences offering assisted living, memory care, post-acute rehabilitation and long-term nursing care services to residents, expanding the health care offerings of its continuum of care mission. Founded in 1984, Brinkmann Constructors provides its clients quality services in fast-track design/build construction, construction management, general contracting and development.  Its philosophy of value engineering and utilization of advanced technology is led by a team of professional graduate engineers. Since 1985, the company has completed more than $2.5 billion in construction for a wide variety of clients nationally.  Brinkmann opened a full-service office in Denver in 2004 and has since completed over $300 million in construction in the area. "Our residents and staff are very pleased to be working with the accomplished team from Brinkmann Constructors," stated Craig Erickson, Executive Director of Wind Crest.  "Their prestigious national reputation combined with their local experience offers us the expectation that the new neighborhood will be state-of-the-art in providing continuing care services to our residents." Brinkmann recently began pre-construction activities for the project.  Previously, Wind Crest announced the hiring of Lantz-Boggio Architects of Englewood, Colorado as the project designer. The eighty-four acre community is located on 3235 Mill Vista Road in Highlands Ranch.  In its independent living neighborhood, Wind Crest currently features 575 apartment homes with a variety of one and two bedroom floor plans and pricing options and is currently 97 percent sold out. About Wind Crest: Wind Crest, managed and developed by Erickson Living, is a retirement community that provides worry-free living for America's seniors-the country's fastest growing population segment.  Erickson Living's financial value and predictable monthly service fees provide residents across the country financial peace of mind.  Comprehensive health and wellness services, integrated into our continuum of care, lead to demonstrated resident benefits.  A robust complement of resident programs and facilities promote an engaged, fulfilling lifestyle that is reflected in resident satisfaction levels that exceed the industry average.  For more information, please visit www.ericksonliving.com.