Articles

A Growing Threat: Cyber Security in the Construction Industry

June 12, 2019

When it comes to data breaches, no one is exempt. In 2018, billions of people were affected – 765 million in the months of April, May and June alone. The construction industry is beginning to feel this impact, as targeted attacks are on the rise. Why is that? […]

 

Building a Sustainable Relationship

May 8, 2019

S.A. Morman & Co. has maintained a loyal relationship to the Builders Exchange of Michigan for over 100 years, making them one of the oldest members in the association. When asked what role the Builders Exchange has played in their business, General Manager Jason Ruud said “We utilize the online planroom on a daily basis to look for our next opportunities to bid.” […]

 

Powering Michigan

April 10, 2019

On Wednesday, January 23, county planners approved 1,245 acres of rural land to be used for a massive solar farm, which could be the biggest source of sustainable power generation in Michigan so far. The solar farm is expected to generate up to 239 MW, tripling Michigan’s current installed solar capacity.[…]

 

Maximizing Your Profitability Through Real Estate

April 10, 2019

If you own a business, you most likely have a commercial office space. That office carries with it many expenses: the most obvious is the monthly rent or mortgage. With an office space also comes staff and payroll. These two items are not only needed for business operations, they are also two of the highest expenses for most businesses. […]