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Environmental Testing and Consulting Inc

Builders Exchange of Michigan: What services does Environmental Testing and Consulting Inc provide? Mark Smith: Environmental Testing and Consulting (ETC) provides industrial hygiene consulting, environmental services consulting, training services,...

GVSU Innovation Design Center for Engineering

In August 2018, Phase 1 of the Grand Valley State University (GVSU) Innovation Design Center for Engineering began in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  The Rockford Construction team knew that working within the confines of an active campus would prove...

Happy New Year 2021

Here we are in 2021! After late March, some of us thought that 2020 would never end! If nothing else, 2020 has taught us to navigate and pivot through the unexpected, to not take for granted the things that are important to us, and to value...

The Future of Planning Construction Projects

After an unprecedented year for the commercial construction industry in Michigan, Builders Exchange of Michigan asked local project owners about the future of planning construction projects. Contributors Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR)...
Next Chapter Construction

Next Chapter Construction

Builders Exchange of Michigan: How did Next Chapter Construction get its name? Jeremy Neybert: When Next Chapter Construction was created, we knew this company was bigger than any one person, so the typical “Insert Last Name” Construction Company...

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Big Dig: Construction vs Cancer

Big Dig: Construction vs Cancer

The American Cancer Society invites Builders Exchange of Michigan members to join the 2021 Big Dig: Construction vs Cancer to help end pediatric cancer. The two Michigan events, typically held in July, invite children and families to step up and...

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Anchor Excavating

Anchor Excavating

Builders Exchange of Michigan: What are your company's long term goals? Hannah Olechnowicz: Here at Anchor Excavating, our long term goals include incorporating technology for both residential and commercial sites to be even more accurate and...

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Mel Trotter Ministries Donation

Mel Trotter Ministries Donation

Through the proceeds of various events, Builders Exchange of Michigan donated over $11,200 to Mel Trotter Ministries! Thank you to our members for their support of our events this year. Builders Exchange of Michigan's executive vice president...

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Indian Creek Industrial Park

Indian Creek Industrial Park

In June 2018 at the 6.7 acre site at 2648 3 Mile Road in Walker, Michigan, the Construction Simplified team began construction for the Indian Creek Industrial Park project. Construction Simplified used pre-engineered steel building systems, for...

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Flexibility in the Classroom

Flexibility in the Classroom

By Jeff Hoag, AIA, LEED AP BD + C, GMB Architecture + Engineering It wasn't very long ago that each room in a school building had a singular purpose: instruction happened in the classroom, research and reading happened in the library, and the...

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Recycled Plastics in Construction

Recycled Plastics in Construction

Approximately 8 million pieces of plastic pollution find their way into our oceans each day. Plastic is an extremely valuable resource, however, plastic pollution is an unsustainable waste of that resource. Here are 10 ways to use recycled plastics...

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October 2020: On Your Radar

October 2020: On Your Radar

October 2020: On Your Radar features a new community center, a large-scale urban community, an industrial business center, & more! LARGE-SCALE GATEWAY DEVELOPMENT/ Project ID’s 2020-21AF; 2020-21D6; 2020-21D7; 2020-21D9; 2020-21DA Construction...

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