Items Tagged with 'Holland'


Change Ups: JR Automation to build $5.6-million facility

July 15, 2016
JR Automation Technologies LLC intends to expand in Holland Charter Township with a new $5.6-million facility that will create 250 new jobs in the area over the course of the project. Read More

Manufacturer plans $5.6M expansion

June 28, 2016
A Holland-based automated equipment maker is creating 250 jobs and investing $5.6 million into the region via an expansion. Read More

Inside Track: A knack for hospitality blossomed into marketing Tulip City

Sally Laukitis, executive director of Holland CVB, loves the connections that bridge her community and its visitors.

March 11, 2016
For more than 22 years, Sally Laukitis has welcomed travelers who come through her office door in downtown Holland looking for information, and for 12 and a half of those years, her pug Lucy — the unofficial Holland mascot — has drawn a following all her own. Read More

Change Ups: Hope College opens new buildings

February 5, 2016
Two projects at Hope College in Holland recently were completed by G.O. Construction, a joint venture of GDK Construction of Holland and Grand Rapids-based Owen-Ames-Kimball Co. Read More

Street Talk: Holland hopes energy reduction pays off

Tip tips.

January 1, 2016
The city of Holland is competing to win $5 million, and its chances of scoring the prize are good. Read More

Grand Rapids and Holland partner on SmartZone

Designation will support growth of tech and research-related firms and jobs.

November 6, 2015
The Michigan Economic Development Corp. has officially approved the designation of a satellite SmartZone encompassing 1,000 acres along Lake Macatawa in Holland. Read More

Street Talk: Will Holland facility power new Chevy Bolt?

Getting started.

October 23, 2015
A Big Three automaker visited its Holland lithium ion battery supplier last week and got tongues wagging about what exactly that visit might mean for the supplier’s future production. Read More

Kids’ Food Basket opens another location

September 22, 2015
A childhood hunger nonprofit headquartered in Grand Rapids has added another location along the lakeshore. Read More

Middle school students solve real-world problem

Holland manufacturer Thermotron is pleased with their solution.

September 18, 2015
Holland-based Thermotron Inc. welcomed a group of middle students this summer through the iChallengeUth program to tackle one of its workspace challenges. Read More

Tulip Time’s take hits $12.9 million

Organizers of Dutch festival say the 2015 event drew 180,000 people to Holland.

September 18, 2015
A lakeshore community tiptoed through the tulips in 2015 to generate roughly $12.9 million in economic activity during its 86th annual festival. Read More