Commercial and residential development


Developer opens $5.6M urban apartment project

July 1, 2015
A developer has officially opened a pair of apartment buildings in Grand Rapids. Read More

Research center seen as catalyst

Economic impact will create ripple effect lasting for years.

June 26, 2015
As the second research center in the downtown Grand Rapids area, the impact of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine’s new facility could create a ripple effect of economic activity. Read More

Health system breaks ground on $24.5M project

June 22, 2015
A health system has broken ground on a $24.5-million project to expand and renovate a local center. Read More

Contractor builds bank branch

June 18, 2015
A contractor has broken ground on the next branch for a bank in the region. Read More

Field-measurement startup partners with Caterpillar

June 18, 2015
A startup is teaming up with Caterpillar to develop technology that will allow for better heavy equipment fleet management by recognizing wear and tear on parts earlier. Read More

Ford airport re-constructs runway

June 8, 2015
One of Gerald R. Ford International Airport’s three runways will undergo re-construction, beginning June 22, which the airport said is necessary to support future pilot training. Read More

Inside Track: Novakoski sets himself apart through lifelong learning

Driving force behind the company’s success is the idea of doing an ‘unmistakably E&V’ job.

June 5, 2015
While many construction-related businesses are struggling to find the talent needed to operate in an increasingly good construction climate, Mike Novakoski said his company isn’t among them. Read More

Safety lighting maker doubles plant

June 5, 2015
A maker of safety lighting products is doubling its plant in the region to support its current and projected growth. Read More

Deck brand rolls out certified pro program

June 4, 2015
A maker of deck railings and accessories is rolling out a certified pro program to contractors that’s designed to help them “drive their deck sales and installation services.” Read More

Bazzani firm rates Best for the World

May 29, 2015
A West Michigan company is being honored as a Best for the World organization, thanks to its triple-bottom-line commitment. Read More