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Grassroots Efforts To Close The Skilled Trades Gap

Grassroots Efforts To Close The Skilled Trades Gap

Pandemic-related delays continue to affect the work of architects. It starts early with both new and existing clients expecting the same project schedules from pre-pandemic days, while contractor partners are pushing to have drawings out to bid earlier and earlier. Architects wind up squeezed in the middle.

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Momentum Groups

Learn more about Momentum Groups and the benefits and discounts they provide to Builders Exchange of Michigan members.

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A Spook-tacular Review

Cheryl talks about our plan room’s administration tools that offer multiple ways to manage your Builders Exchange of Michigan account; from viewing usage to updating information.

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Redesigning How Architectural Firms Operate

Pandemic-related delays continue to affect the work of architects. It starts early with both new and existing clients expecting the same project schedules from pre-pandemic days, while contractor partners are pushing to have drawings out to bid earlier and earlier. Architects wind up squeezed in the middle.

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New Administration Building

The new Administration Building for Forest Hills Public Schools bid late June and included several trades.

Filters in July – Let’s Review!

This month, Cheryl talks about how to find relevant projects currently out for bid or in pre-bid, or better known as planning phases.

The New Piazza for the Secchia Institute for Culinary Education at GRCC

The New piazza for the Secchia Institute for Culinary Education at Grand Rapids Community College is slated for completion in September 2022.

July 2022: On Your Radar

Becky talks about the remodel of a large-scale grocery store and more in this months On Your Radar segment!

Red-Hot BX Summer Events

This month, Cheryl talks about how to heat up your calendar with our summer events at Builders Exchange of Michigan!

June 2022: On Your Radar

In this month’s On Your Radar segment, Becky talks about upcoming projects to watch including a new community hub and more!

A Perfect Storm

Owner financing concerns. subcontractor labor shortages, and the pandemic create the perfect storm within the construction industry.

Little River Band of Ottowa Indians Health Clinic

Allowing treatment and radiology for lower extremities and administering medications for these patients, The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Health Clinic & Administration Building was recently completed by Veneklasen Construction.

X(US) Hosting

Learn more about X(US) Hosting and the benefits and discounts they provide to Builders Exchange of Michigan members.

Infill and the Refresh

The Infill and the Refresh project, recently completed by Braun Construction Group, will serve as the new headquarters for a large lender.

May 2022: On Your Radar

May 2022: On Your Radar

In this month’s On Your Radar segment, Becky talks about upcoming projects to watch including a new apartment development and more!

School Bond Proposal Update

School Bond Proposal Update

The school bond proposal update is ready and the votes are in! Coldwater Community Schools was the only school district to seek bond voter approval in May 2022 after failing to get bond voter approval in November 2021. In November 2021, the School District had two...