DENVER (CBS4) – The concrete foundation was poured on Saturday for a new hotel in downtown Denver.

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The Hilton Garden Inn Denver Union Station is being built at 20th and Chestnut Place.

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Approximately 150 trucks poured 20 million pounds of concrete at the construction site. In a prepared statement Alliance Construction Solutions called it “one of the largest continuous concrete pours in Denver’s history.”

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The new hotel will be 12 stories high and will have 233 rooms.