Architecture & Design

Buildings, concepts and plans


Academy builds foundation for tech-minded students

BizStream boot camp exposes visitors to the world of coding and web development.

July 12, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) A local company is providing young people with an opportunity to learn about the technology industry. Read More

Walker eyes options on south side

Officials hope opportunities for deliberately planned growth will take shape for 2040 master plan.

July 5, 2019
The city of Walker hopes to continue the momentum of its 2040 master planning process, which began with the first of four neighborhood open houses in the Alpine Avenue neighborhood at English Hills Country Club in mid-June. Read More

Workspace interiors firm extending reach

July 4, 2019
A workspace interiors firm is expanding its presence in West Michigan. Read More

Furniture association adds conformance standard

BIFMA Compliant seal and registry will indicate to buyers which products meet mechanical safety and performance criteria.

June 28, 2019
To help ensure worker safety and protect manufacturers from liability, the Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association (BIFMA) is rolling out a program that provides more structure to the process of safety compliance. Read More

Furniture maker rolling out mobile charging unit

June 21, 2019
A local office furniture manufacturer has partnered with a Chinese electronics maker on a new product for workers to re-charge their devices. Read More

Furniture maker producing ReMarket sale

June 20, 2019
A local office furniture maker is hosting a direct-to-consumer sale this weekend. Read More

Arena property enhancements in planning stage

Leaders hope $1M project will transform area around Van Andel Arena into pedestrian-friendly space.

June 14, 2019
Planning is underway for a redesign of the Van Andel Arena plaza and perimeter. Read More

Redesigned golf course aims to honor nonprofit

Folds of Honor was founded at Grand Haven Golf Club, now known as American Dunes.

June 14, 2019
One active duty member is preserving history. Read More

Herman Miller offers ‘immersive exhibition’

NeoCon display to show off eight curated environments sourced from the company’s family of brands.

June 7, 2019
Herman Miller is bringing its growing family to NeoCon 2019. Read More

Family business all about connection

Western Tel-Com has been installing communications utilities in West Michigan for 33 years.

June 7, 2019
For the past three-plus decades, Holland-based Western Tel-Com has worked in the trenches to connect voices and keep data flowing in the Midwest. Read More