Construction

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Construction firm travels north for $6.6M apartment building

July 24, 2014
A construction firm has transformed an old school in the Upper Peninsula into a $6.6-million apartment building. Read More

Construction firm donates $25K to veterans

July 24, 2014
The Grand Rapids Home for Veterans is getting a special gift on Saturday. Read More

Triangle Associates names SVP

July 23, 2014
The construction firm Triangle Associates has named a new senior vice president and market segment leader with more than 20 years of experience in the industry. Read More

Engineering firm expands east

July 21, 2014
An engineering firm has expanded its presence on the east side of the state. Read More

Sable Homes sees major construction spurt

There’s plenty of work, but a shortage of trained employees is taking its toll.

July 18, 2014
There are bad problems to have and there are good problems to have. Read More

Lamar closing not a reflection of Michigan construction

An industry insider says construction is booming and there are lots of jobs available.

July 18, 2014
The head of the Associated Builders and Contractors of Michigan says the abrupt closing of Lamar Construction in no way reflects a slowdown in the Michigan construction industry. Read More

Holland Home expanding residential facilities at Breton Woods

It will add 15 beds in a new model of residential living for dementia patients at Breton Woods.

July 18, 2014
Holland Home will break ground in late August on a $6.5 million expansion at the senior residential living organization’s Breton Woods campus off Breton Road in Kentwood, and the project includes a new model of small residential facilities for dementia patients. Read More

Lamar in Chapter 7 bankruptcy

July 18, 2014
Lamar Construction of Hudsonville, one of the larger commercial/industrial construction companies in West Michigan, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy July 11, indicating in court documents it has more than 200 creditors and debts of $10 million to $50 million, with estimated assets between $10 million and $50 million. Read More

Small spaces, big ideas

July 17, 2014
The way we live today is changing. The recent recession, coupled with the millennials’ entrance into the housing market, have challenged how we think about the spaces we live in. You don’t have to look far to find the evidence. Read More

Gymnastics center builds gym

July 15, 2014
A gymnastics center is building a bigger home that will allow it to accommodate more students. Read More