Commercial and residential development


Food distributor wins silver for HQ

October 1, 2015
A food distributor’s 384,000-square-foot headquarters has received a LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Read More

The case for design-build trade contractors

September 30, 2015
I was recently reminded of the many outstanding, high-quality specialty trade contractors in West Michigan. Read More

Homebuilders produce fall Parade of Homes

September 30, 2015
It’s time for the fall Parade of Homes. Read More

Modustri names COO

September 30, 2015
A startup maker of measurement and data-collection software and hardware for the heavy equipment industry has appointed an experienced product development exec its chief operating officer. Read More

College plans $4M chapel

September 29, 2015
A college has launched a fundraising campaign to build a $4-million chapel on its campus. Read More

Engineering firm names marketing operations director

September 28, 2015
The marketing arm of an engineering firm has new muscle. Read More

Assisted-living facility upgrades on tap

Orion Construction breaks ground on $4.5M project at Vista Springs.

September 25, 2015
A facility specializing in assisted living and memory care is expanding in Wyoming. Read More

Pothole prevention: smart roads signal repair needs

MSU is working on technology that places sensors in the concrete or asphalt mix.

September 25, 2015
LANSING — If Michigan ever gets around to fixing its crumbling roads, engineers might be well-served to consider a new ingredient in the road-making mix. Read More

University student center wins LEED Gold

September 23, 2015
A university in the region has brought home gold for a $34-million renovation of its student center. Read More

Firm plans renovation of downtown landmark

September 19, 2015
With its largest tenant moving out, now is a good time for an extensive makeover of one of the largest buildings in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More