Jim Foucher

Jim Foucher

Jim Foucher is the vice president of RBV Contracting, an 8(a)-certified minority and HUBZone construction contractor, specializing in site development, infrastructure and more. Foucher works on projects in West Michigan on a regular basis. He sits on the board of the Detroit post of the Society of American Military Engineers. He earned a B.S. in civil engineering from Lawrence Technological University and an M.S. in engineering management from the University of Michigan Dearborn.

ARTICLES

Would Michigan's infrastructure survive a natural disaster?

October 18, 2017
While Michigan’s weather can be trying and unpredictable, the state typically has avoided the major disasters that affect other states, such as hurricanes and earthquakes. While our infrastructure doesn’t need to be able to withstand gale-force winds or (hopefully) extreme flooding or mudslides, we still need to be able to maintain a solid and safe infrastructure. Read More

It's time to put infrastructure first

August 31, 2017
Sewer, water, roads, bridges, tunnels, power, parking — all are essential to supporting a city’s growth. Read More