How Membership Benefits Architects & Engineers:
Access Project Views
See which contractors are looking at your projects. Find all their contact information and qualifications in one place.
Find your next big project by utilizing our earliest planning phase. Contact owners and developers directly through our site.
Free Project Posting
Send us your project’s documents and information and we’ll share it with our members. This service is always free!
Have a project to share with our members?
Use our Submit a Project form to send over project information, documents, and important details. Our plan room team will verify accuracy and follow up with you until the project is bid.
I have been utilizing Builders Exchange’s services for more than eight years as a part of my lead-generating strategy. The nightly e-mail update is one of the first e-mails I open every morning and could not imagine starting my day without it. Thank you to the entire Builders Exchange team for the hard work and services you all provide the State of Michigan with every day.
We have found the Builders Exchange of Michigan’s virtual plan room very helpful in locating projects to pursue. We check it on a regular basis and have had good success in locating projects that fall in our wheelhouse. We appreciate having this site to reference and keep on the pulse of the construction projects throughout Michigan.
Features for Architects & Engineers
Nightly reports sent directly to your email – with links to view full project information for RFPs and RFQs that do not have an Architect or Engineering firm assigned to them yet.
For every project you track you’ll receive an alert via email when changes are made, allowing you to keep an eye on upcoming projects.
Utilize the Track Companies feature to find all the information you need about potential clients in one place, and get notified when they’re posting new projects.
Send our team your project information and documents with the Submit a Project form and we’ll do the rest! View contractors that have looked at your projects and request bids using the contact information found easily on our site.
Send project information to your team directly through our online plan room to help you manage your workload and prepare for future projects.
Builders Exchange of Michigan: How did you earn your first dollar?Terri Palmer Burton: I earned my first dollar as a horseback riding instructor. I've had a lifelong love of horses. I spent five years in hospitality before joining Palmer Moving Services and founded Palmer Logistics Services in 2008. BX: What drew you to the construction...
In April 2020, construction began at East Kentwood High School (EKHS). The Fritz Wahlfield Construction team faced some challenges while working on a K-12 school project during the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis. Even through the rising material costs, navigating new safety protocols, and ensuring social distancing practices, the team came...
Each month Rachael, Active Bidding Construction News Reporter, will highlight the top project viewed by our members in our virtual plan room! This month, learn more about the new airport operations center planned for Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The new airport operations center was designed by DLZ Michigan...
Each month Rachael, Active Bidding Construction News Reporter, will highlight the top project viewed by our members in our virtual plan room! This month, learn more about the new downtown justice facility planned in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Kalamazoo Downtown Justice Facility was designed by TowerPinkster with CSM Group as the Construction...
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 challenging, but they kept the project site safe and minimally disruptive to the GVSU community. With...
Builders Exchange of Michigan: How did you earn your first dollar? Lindsay Alldaffer-Earley: I earned my first dollar from my dad when I was around 3 or 4. He was a semi-truck driver and part of his routine was to polish the wheels. I was little and could fit inside. It was my job to clean all the little corners and crevices, and I was proud...
Builders Exchange of Michigan: How did you earn your first dollar? Laura Hopson: EM Services was established back in 1993. I did not start EM Services, I bought the majority of the ownership of the business in November 2018. So, it is difficult to really pinpoint my first dollar as it relates to business, for I was fortunate to have an...
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 budget purposes, bringing the total project cost to approximately $2.5 million. The building owner...
Builders Exchange of Michigan: How did you earn your first dollar? Brenda Vander Ploeg: At a young age, my father would take me to his office on Saturday mornings for miscellaneous chores. I still remember him taking the cash out of his wallet to pay me and thinking, I earned that money, now do I save or spend it? BX: What drew you to the...