Curvy and Green: K-College's Arcus Center Will Be One of a Kind
February 24, 2014 - Construction on Kalamazoo College's new Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership reminds us why it's important to measure twice and cut once. Masons on the site say it's one of the most complicated jobs they've ever done.
The building was designed by Studio Gang Architects led...
Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership takes Shape
February 13, 2014 - Hardly any structure with wooden walls, however intricate, is going to turn heads. But what about a building with sectioned logs in place of bricks?
Now you've got the makings for rubbernecking.
Construction crews are about halfway done with work on the exterior of Kalamazoo...
Turning pro: Hartford schools hire firm to guide bond drive
December 24, 2013 - HARTFORD - A construction management firm is now on board to help Hartford schools with its 2014 bond issue.
The school board at a special meeting last week heard presentations from three construction management firms: Miller Davis, Owen Ames Kimball and CSM Group, all of...
Real estate development roundtable: 'Uneven' recovery, talent shortage, struggle for financing weigh on builders and developers
December 22, 2013 - The real estate and development industry along with the related construction and design sectors continue to claw their way back to recovery.
For a segment of the economy that was one of the hardest hit in the recession, real estate and development companies are now facing...
Miller-Davis Company's Jack Abate Certified as LEED Green Associate
November 25, 2013 - Jack Abate, Miller-Davis Company Project Manager is now a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate.
The LEED is an internationally accepted benchmark for designing, constructing, operating and maintaining high-performance buildings. The LEED...
Sangren Hall A 21st Century Schoolhouse
October 16, 2013 - Western Michigan University's (WMU) new Sangren Hall is a 230,000-square-foot "teachable moment." Going for LEED Gold, the building teaches sustainability and offers lessons in collaborative learning, an interactive "idea exchange" of the digital age made possible by new...
Friendship Village to spend $15 million in renovations
October 10, 2013 - As the needs of elders change, the communities that serve them also must change. Over the next two years change is coming to Friendship Village.
Construction of two new buildings and renovations to others are part of $15 million in work that is the first phase of carrying out a...
Friendship Village senior living community plans $15 million, two-year renovation project in Kalamazoo
September 30, 2013 - KALAMAZOO, MI -- Friendship Village senior living community plans to spend $15 million over the next two years to undertake renovations at the 1400 N. Drake Road location.
According to information provided by Friendship Village, the provider of independent living, assistant...
Nature's Way Preschool celebrates opening of new, innovative building
September 18, 2013 - KALAMAZOO, MI -- Surrounded by nine acres of woods, trails and wild habitat, the Nature's Way Preschool in Portage has transformed its classrooms into a state of the art building with innovative designs and sustainable solutions.
Two weeks ago, the students at the nature...
Miller-Davis Company Hires Preconstruction Services Manager
September 17, 2013 - Kalamazoo, Mich. - Miller-Davis Company, General Contractor and Construction Manager, welcomes Taimoor Khan as Preconstruction Services Manager. He is responsible for all services involved in the digital representation of the building process including 3-dimensional modeling and...
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