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Whirlpool Reveals Plan For Tech Center Addition, June 16, 2016

Northville Schools Considering $105 Million Bond Plan

Schweitzer Preparing ‘New” Digs In Battle Creek

Marquette Hospital Project Is Picketted

Aircraft Manager Hopes To Expand At Oakland Airport

Garfield Planners Consider Apartment Proposals

‘The Beacon’ Project Inches Ahead In Grand Haven

Chinese Battery Maker Coming To Ann Arbor Area

Quality Precast Building New Headquarters

Former Detroit TV Studio May Gain New Purpose

Deer Run To Be Transformed Into Fairgrounds

MDOT To Augment I-94 Reconstruction Statement

Brownfield OK’d For Tecumseh’s Revival Commons

Ada Considers Potential Library, Farmers Market

U-M To Renovate G.G. Brown Memorial Laboratories

Hobby Lobby Store Planned For Traverse City



I&M To Rebuild SW Michigan Electrical Grid, June 13, 2017

GLWA Hosts Hearings On Two Projects Tomorrow

Traverse City Schools Plan For The Future

Renovations Planned For Marquette Care Facility

Greenville Planners OK Culver’s Restaurant

Cleanup Helps Bring Dollar General To Paw Paw

Midland Council Reviews Two Construction Projects

U-M Regents To Review Five Smaller Projects

Riverside Improvements May Get Underway This Fall

Niles Senior Housing Gets Ready To Break Ground

Hemlock Reaches Halfway Mark For New Library

Ludington Considers Rezoning For Mixed Use

Menards To Build New Warehouse In Saginaw

WCA Offers Way To Learn Construction’s Ropes

Detroit’s Sugar Hill To Gain Apartment Complex

Time To Bid Farewell To The Pontiac Silverdome



Ypsi’s Water Street May See Major Mixed-Use, June 9, 2017

Detroit Scheduled To Gain Statler City Apartments

McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital Hits Snag

Clark Hires Cowper, Wagner For Self-Perform Work

E. Lansing Park District Awaits Tax Credit Decision

Downtown Brighton To Gain Mixed Use Building

Firefighters Free Worker Trapped In Collapsed Trench

Limestone Quarry To Modernize In Rogers City

Michigan Harbors & Waterways Boosted

Mild Support Indicated For State Welcome Center

‘Biergarten’ Proposed For Downtown Adrian

Ann Arbor Farmers’ Market Shelved Again

Railtown Beer Brewery To Expand In Dutton

Saline OKs Extension For Best Western Hotel

The Gallery Plans Dispatched To AA City Council



U.S. Construction Rate Keeps Dropping In April, June 6, 2017

MIOSHA Drops Safety Citations Against Moyle

Brakes Applied To Gaylord’s Menards Store Plan

June 13th Meeting Concerns Cass County Vintage Courthouse

U-M To Improve Central Power Plant Drainage

State Grants To Assist Industrial Company Expansions

Mixed Use Seen For Birmingham’s Pierce & Merrill

Michigan Airports Receive FAA Money For Repairs

Library Improvements Considered In Grayling Area

Shelby Township Progresses With Community Center

‘Iron Ridge’ May Come To Ferndale-Pleasant Ridge

Roseville To Gain A Holiday Inn Express Hotel

Regency Of Troy Gets A Nod From Planners

Lake Fenton Considering School Bond Extension

Worker Dies After Falling Through Skylight


In Dragline’s Last Bucket, June 2, 2017

District Detroit Scheduled For 686 Residential Units

GR Planners To Review Center Pointe Mall Building

Auburn Hills To Gain New HQ For Incoe Corporation

New Housing Proposed Near U-M North Campus

Lean Construction Classes To Be Held By AGC Michigan

Bids Coming Due For U-M’s New Trotter Center 

CON Issues Medical Work Reports For April 2017

Highland Copper Extends Reach In Michigan’s UP

Hudson’s Site Re-development May Launch This Year

Condo Hotel Planned For Oil Storage Site

Grocery Store Planned For Flint’s North Side

Ann Arbor Still Struggles With Proposed Train Depot

Major Condo Development Coming To Midland

U-M To Improve Fetal Diagnostic Services Capability

Dow Planning Expansion Of Its Midland Operations

Birmingham Planners Support New Hotel Plan



In Dragline’s Bucket, May 26, 2017

Carpenters To Build Training Center In Wayland

MSU Ice Arena Seeks Donations For Renovations

Ford To Spend More At Livonia Transmission Plant

U-M Names Jonathan Massey Dean Of Architecture

Replacement Pursued For Aging Caro Mental Hospital

Marine Memorial Project Seeking Donations

Hockey Improvements Proposed In Huron County

Escanaba To Look At Solar Plan & Jail Redevelopment

Dexter Schools Briefs Voters On Bond Issue

Wightman Adds Two Surveyors To Allegan Office

Tunnel To Pass Under Railroad Near Downtown Ann Arbor

Old Supermarket To Be Reborn In Kalamazoo

Electric Co-op Gets USDA Loan For Upgrades

Detroit’s Former Milner Arms To Be Renovated

MidMichigan Health To Expand Midland Campus

SW Michigan Humane Society To Launch New Shelter



In Dragline’s Bucket, May 19, 2017

DTE Outlines Goal To Cut Carbon Emissions

GLWA Seeks Tunnel Restoration Contractors

St. Joseph ISD Considers Career & Tech Center

SEAMi Introduces 2017 Young Structural Engineer

Hotel Proposed For Site By Adrian College Campus

Adamo Wins Contract For Silverdome Demolition

AGC/Michigan To Look At GM’s Future Plans

FTCH Picks Beauboeuf For New Detroit Office

Visitors Bureau To Build New Bay City Office

LA Fitness Gets The OK From Ann Arbor Planners

HR&C Opens An Office For Kalamazoo Clients

June 19th Hearing To Review Sewer Repair Job

Corps Of Engineers Expands Shoreline Proposal

Burton Katzman Presents Holland Apartments Concept

Another Hotel Slated For Benton’s ‘Cinema Way’

Culver’s Considered By Greenville Planners



In Dragline’s Bucket, May 16, 2017

U-M Reviews $96.8 Million In Projects Thursday

Ann Arbor’s Collegian North Prepares To Begin

AA Planners To Review LA Fitness Site Plan

Learn About False Claims Act June 15th

VA Seeks Architect For Medical Center Work

June 8th Hearing Set For Bedford Township’s WWTP

Renovations Planned At Detroit’s McNamara Building

Blissfield Hires Engineer For WWTP Work

Manufacturer To Expand In Woodstock Township

Royal Oak Assembling $59.9 Million School Bond

Ann Arbor Building To Get Victorian Storefront Back

Inn At St. Johns To Be Redeveloped, Gain Hotel

Huron County Considers Solar Farm Moratorium

FSU OKs Renovations, Hires Architect

Jet Repair Plan Approved At Pellston Airport


In Dragline’s Bucket, May 12, 2017

Downtown Birmingham To Gain New Hotel

Dow Gets Tax Credit Extension From The State

Three Rivers Sports Complex Stops In Its Tracks

Gate Replacement Slated At Sault Ste. Marie

E. Lansing City Center Design Keeps Changing

Breakfast & Economics Merge June 15th In Novi

Midtown Detroit May Get Mixed Use Development

Pellston Airport May Gain Jet Repair Facilities

Triangle Boosts Its Team Of Professionals

Grand Haven To Prepare Waterfront Documents

Strategic Fund Supports Over $71 Million In Investment

Ferrysburg Needs To Replace A Major Bridge

Grand River Might Be Cleared For More Boating

Fall Takes The Life Of Another Construction Worker

Traverse City To Gain Coast Guard Monument

Mixed Use Building Coming To Grand Haven




In Dragline’s Bucket, May 9, 2017

Kent County Weighs Bids On Downtown Building

15 Mile Interceptor Will Require More Repairs

Michigan State Capitol Commission Gains Dr. Kahn

Crane Mishap Plagues Cement Plant Expansion 

Oshtemo Township Seeks Sewer System Expansion

Berrien County Interviewing Jail Contractors

Zahn Tapped By Snyder For State Building Authority

U-M To Renovate Medical Science Unit II Building

Senators Call For Veterans’ Home Financing

Spence Brothers To Move To SVRC Marketplace

Grand Rapids OKs Three Brownfield Plans

Three Rivers Schools Identifies Future Facility Needs

Senior “Village” Proposed In Grand Haven Township

Auto Supplier Gets A Safety Boost From MDOT

New Poster Set Issued For Mackinac Bridge



In Dragline’s Bucket, May 5, 2017

Voters Adopt Over $398 Million In School Bonds

Petoskey Hospital To Launch Major Expansion

U.S. Construction Rate Droops In March

Wightman Hires Three Construction Veterans

Collegian North Gets AA City Council’s Nod

Delta Township To Gain New Outback Steakhouse

Gov. Snyder Reappoints Three To Engineers Board

Klingman’s May Be Transformed Into Office Space

Former Free Press Building Gains Architect

Church Addition Plan Postponed In Troy

New Baltimore Rec Director Will Be Busy

Berkley Planners Consider Apartment Development

Designer Hired For Three Rivers Sports Complex 

Tube Fab To Add Training And Storage Space

New Building To Rise On AA’s Busy Main Street



In Dragline’s Bucket, May 2, 2017

Howe International Bridge May Start In 2018

Voter OK Sought For Van Buren County Buildings

AA Planning Commission Posts May 16th Agenda

Litchfield Auto Supplier Plans Plant Expansion

U-M Seeks CM For Major Building Modernization

Detroit Extends Qualifications Date For Georgia St.

Visser Plans Redevelopment Of Old Auto Junkyard 

Emmet County Mulls Sand Mining Request

Developer Sought To Build Brighton Condo Complex

Gibraltar Planning Replacement For Aging Bridge

DME Plans Expansion Of Greenville Plant

Galloway Creek Slated For Restoration

Royal Oak OKs Proposed Red Smoke Barbeque

Sources Sought For Selfridge Taxiway Repair

GR Planners Publish May 11th Meeting Agenda



In Dragline’s Bucket, April 28, 2017

$77 Million Mixed Use Coming To Mid-Detroit

CON Issues Medical Work Reports For March 2017

Subcontractors Can Bid More Casino Work

AA Council To Decide On Two Developments

U-M Renovating Naval Architecture Department

Cheboygan Area Meijer Project Remains Stalled

OAK Promotes Szymanski To Lead Its Strategy

Park District Development Gains East Lansing’s OK

Rockford Gains State Support For ‘Village Center’ Plan

EMU Seeking Donations For Athletic Facilities

CM Named For Dearborn’s New Animal Shelter

U-M North Campus Rec Building Update Slated

Another School Bond Surfaces For August 8th

U-M Bidding Medical Office Renovation Work

Job Violence Prevention Topic Of May 25th Meeting



In Dragline’s Bucket, April 25, 2017

Meijer Gardens Expansion Discussed Tonight

Cliff-Dow Site Proposed For Apartment Complex

Midyear Forecast Scheduled For Mid-June In Novi

UP Copper Search Results In Enviro Citations

Gov. Snyder Reappoints Architects’ Board

DeVos Place Hotel Conceptualized In Grand Rapids

Labor Attorney Roland O’Hare Passes Away

Former Detroit Free Press Building Plan Released

Three Hotels Slated For City Of Wyoming

New School Bond Request Placed On The List

‘Active Shooter Survival’ Topic Of May 9th Workshop

Wayne State Governors To Review Project Plans

Coast Guard Seeks Contractor For Hanger Work

DEQ Provides Remediation Funds For Lipari Plant

Belle Isle Water Intake Needs New Ice Booms


In Dragline’s Bucket, April 21, 2017

Arthur Shmina Passes Away; Funeral Tomorrow

Spring Hill Suites Gains East Lansing’s OK

DTE Plans Switchyard Upgrade At Fermi Plant

Second School Bond Scheduled For August

Indiana Architect Sets Up Ann Arbor Studio

Another Hearing Slated For East Lansing’s Center City

Corps Of Engineers Proposes Site Restoration

Changes Announced To Hannah Farms East

Troy Planners Send Nursing Facility Plan Back

Ann Arbor VA Hospital To Gain An Addition

Third Rivers Sports Complex Hits Another Delay

MSU Ready To Start Broad Business College Expansion?

Eaton Rapids School May Win Conversion

U-M Regents Consider $274 Million In Projects

Kzoo Parking Ramp Sale To Spur Arcadia Plans

Ann Arbor OKs Sale Of Library Lot Rights

Ferndale City Council Returns Project To Planners

Kalamazoo County Eyeing Larger Court Complex


In Dragline’s Bucket, April 18, 2017

Auto Supplier To Build HQ In Auburn Hills

DEQ Takes Comments On FCA’s Plant Expansion

Oscoda Faces Well Water Pollution Problem

Coffman Succeeds Georgoff At Miller-Davis

St. Joseph’s Water System Needs Improvement

Another School District Plans Bond Proposal

Christman Company Taps Brummel For VP Post

New Steakhouse Proposed For Troy Address

Marquette Prepares The Way For More Housing

AGC/M Hosts Riggers Training Next Month

Haddock Returns To Detroit, Joins Walbridge

Detroit Salt Plans 47% Increase In Production

Chippewa Family Project Acquires Building Site

Little Caesar’s Arena Showcased At DACA Event

Townhouses Planned For Ann Arbor’s Main Street

BJ’s Restaurant Gains OK From Livonia Planners


In Dragline’s Bucket, April 11, 2017

Concepts For Summit Place Redevelopment Surface

VA To Expand Fort Custer National Cemetery

Hillside Memory Care Gets OK To Proceed

Consultants Named For A123’s New Headquarters

CAM Construction Classes Scheduled Through May

Wayne County Finalizes Temple St. Building Sale

Heated Boat Storage Coming To Port Huron

Greenville Plans Septage Treatment Facility

Forcemain Crossing Grand River To Be Replaced

New Branch Library To Rise In Macomb Township

Lansing Buildings From Roaring 20s To Be Restored

Warren Ponders Basement Flooding Solutions

Gaylord Applies For $1.89 Million ICE Grant

LA Fitness Proposes Maple Village Center

Guardian Industry To Expand Its Glass Coating

Kalamazoo Wins Grant For Bronson Park



In Dragline’s Bucket, April 7, 2017

Midland Cogeneration To Boost Power Output

OSHA Delays Crystalline Silica Standard

Southfield Seeks Developers For EverCentre Plan

AGC/Michigan Takes A Hard Look At Design Liability

GLWA Looking For Reservoir Project Engineer

EMU Regents To Consider New Athletics Facilities

Five RFQs Submitted For Site Along Grand River

A123 Planning New Headquarters In Novi

Back 40 Mine Plan Gains Important Permit

Interceptor Collapse Causes Heavy Dewatering

Livonia Planners To Look At BJ’s Restaurant Plan

Detroit’s Herman Kiefer Complex To Be Reused

Tractor Supply Says It Will Come To Standish

GR Planners To Consider Music Showcase Plan

Golden Corral Restaurant To Build In Saginaw Area

GVSU To Expand Parking For Grand Rapids Faculty


In Dragline’s Bucket, April 4, 2017

CON Issues Medical Work Reports For February 2017

Learn About New Silica Standard April 27th

U.S. Construction Rate Rises During February

April 11th Meeting Covers Flint River Dredging

Monberg Named Director Of WAI’s Architecture Studio

Improvements Funded For McLain State Park

Best Western Hotel Planned For Saline Area

Midland Planners OK Turtle Cove Development

Hampton Inn Planned For Genoa Township Site

Fenton To Gain Strip Mall On Owen Road

April 11th Meeting Focuses On Small Scale Projects

Big Development May Be In Legacy Center’s Future

Temperance Church Seeks To Rebuild After Fire

Detroit Seeks Construction Engineer For Georgia Street

Improvements Proposed For Ottawa Beach Park

CopperRock Proposes Multi-Family Housing



In Dragline’s Bucket, March 31, 2017

East Lansing Slates City Center District Hearings

Work On UP Copper Mine May Start In 2018

Saginaw Trail Gas Line Gains State Approval

GLWA Seeks Engineer For Sewer Rehabilitation

Flint Water Line Replacement Settlement Reached

Ford To Increase Investment In Michigan Plants

AA Gets Plans For The Gallery Residential Project

‘Modern Detroit’ Gets Boosted By MSF Loan

Lofts On Wealthy May Get Underway This Summer

Selden Block To Be Redeveloped In Detroit

U-M Seeking CM For Switchgear Replacement

Wastewater Upgrades To Boost Dairy Expansion

Redevelopment Of Detroit’s Island View To Begin

Silverdome Scheduled For Ultimate Touchdown

ILF Group Opens An Office In Traverse City



In Dragline’s Bucket, March 28, 2017

New Approach Taken For East Lansing’s Park District

Large Solar Farm Planned Near Grand Ledge

Proposed Travel Center Finally Gains Approval

Calumet Train Depot May Yet Be Saved

Ferndale Refines Design For Mixed Use Parking Deck

Ten Move Up The Career Ladder At PEA Inc.

KCC Seeks Funds For Fort Custer Tech Center

Cadillac Schools Drafts $74 Million Master Plan

Sappi Site To Be Redeveloped With A Windward Tilt

Comments Being Taken For Proposed Foundry

Barton Malow Opening Downtown Detroit Office

Boyne City Housing Plan Moves To City Commission

Peabody’s Bites Dust For Mixed Use Project

South Haven Identifies New WWTP Improvements

DTE To Expand Energy Center Near Mt. Clemens



In Dragline’s Bucket, March 24, 2017

Meijer Gardens Outlines Ambitious Expansion 

RFP Issued To Transfigure Transfiguration School

Miron Wins CM Contract For Delta County Jail 

PEA Places Seven Professionals On Its Roster

New WSU Apartment Project Needs Budget Boost

Starr D. Kohn Memorial Golf Set For June 9th

Iron Mountain To Consider PILOT On Wednesday

Troy To Gain Loft Apartments On Big Beaver Road

Consumers Energy To Sell Two Power Plant Sites

Brownfield Plan OK’d For Historic Bay City Building 

U-M Hospital Bidding Scope Reprocessing Work 

Reinhart Building Gains Ann Arbor’s Approval 

Tax Abatement To Assist Coating Plant Expansion

Grand Haven Gets Preview Of ‘The Beacon’

Movement To Renovate Downtown Gaylord Begins

Sault Ste Marie Supports Osborn Commons Housing


In Dragline’s Bucket, March 21, 2017

Collective On Fifth Presented To AA Council

Meijer Gardens To Disclose Expansion Plans Thursday 

Michigan Regents OK Michigan Union Schematics

Birmingham Seeks Developers For Old Woodward Site

Six Are Bolstering The Team At Byce & Associates 

U-M To Proceed With New Power Turbine Plan

Seminary Plans Student Housing In Grand Rapids 

U-M To Rebuild, Expand LSA Building Into A ‘Hub’

AA Planners To Review S. Main Street Proposal

Highland Copper Exploring Porcupine Mountains Area

U-M Considering CM For Kraus Building Renovations

Bay City Planners OK Wenonah Park Improvements

Holiday Express & Suites Planned For Ann Arbor 

U-M Hospital Bidding MRI Replacement Job

Gov. Snyder Reshuffles Public Service Commission 

Hillside Memory Center Returns To AA Planners 


In Dragline’s Bucket, March 17, 2017

Royal Oak May Be Gaining The SoMa District

Washtenaw Contractors Present Pyramid Awards 

TC Park Place Hotel Plan Sent To MEDC 

CAM Construction Classes Scheduled Through April

Five Points Church Expanding In Auburn Hills

ACEC Michigan Honors Member Accomplishments

New Grocery Story Coming To Boyne City Area 

Huntington Bank To Expand Flint Operations 

Plans Slowly Jell For Kalamazoo’s Arcadia West

Midland Area May Gain New Wind Farm

Marquette Considers Bond Issue For Library

CAM To Celebrate Detroit Tigers Opening Day April 7th

Long Delayed Traverse City Building May Yet Rise 

SW Michigan Factory Prepares To Upsize

Ishpeming May Lose Proposed Senior Housing



What? No Dragline? March 14, 2017

Urban Land Institute Honors John Rakolta Jr.

U-M Regents To Study $350 Million In Projects Thursday

CON Issues Medical Work Reports For January 2017

Seven45 Stocking Gains OK For PILOT Help

Clark Construction Earns AGC’s Top Safety Honor 

Grosse Pointe Weighing Possibilities For Hotel 

Wightman Adds Four Professionals To Its GIS Team

New Auto Dealership Announced For Coopersville 

Capstone Seeks Approvals For Hannah Farms East 

Bus Garage To Gain New Life As Bistro

WCA Members To Survey Ann Arbor & Havana

Munfakh Joins Great Lakes Water Authority Board

Downtown Milford Gains Mixed Use Project

Aging Saline Rec Center Facing Major Repairs 

Summer Slated For GR Catholic Central High Project

Catt Plans Grocery Store Near Boyne City



In Dragline’s Bucket, March 10, 2017

Kentwood’s Woodland Mall Set For Major Upgrading 

Leco To Invest $19 Million In St. Joseph Township 

 GR Heritage Hill Gets Ready For Apartments

New Senior Apartments Coming To Kingsford

Allendale Asks OK Of $29.5 Million School Bond

AA’s ‘The Jefferson’ Returns As ‘The Gallery’

Harbor Springs Plans School Athletics Improvements 

Wyandotte School To Be Used For Senior Apartments

Another New Hotel Slated By I-75 Near Monroe

Marquette Township Takes Hard Look At Ductile Iron 

Two MSHDA Housing Projects Proposed At Adrian Mall

Salt Production Firm Looking For UP Site

Deadline Nears For Iron Mountain Senior  Housing

Hudson Prepares For WWTP Rehabilitation

Senior Housing Project Planned By Lakeside Mall 


In Dragline’s Bucket, March 7, 2017

GR Weighs Keeler Building Redevelopment Tonight

Grayling Particleboard Plant Ready To Break Ground

Meijer Prepares To Break Ground In Marquette

Dollar General To March Into Montcalm County 

Troy Town Center Plan Discussed March 28th 

UM Hospital To Replace Central Sterile Lifts 

Kalkaska County Forms Jail Steering Committee 

Woda Seeks GR Tax Relief For New Apartments

Marquette Mountain May Gain Campground 

Lapeer Considers Replacement Of Its Library 

Rezoning Request Filed In Midland To Attract Investors 

Planning Underway At Berrien Springs Schools

Agreement Reached On White Pine North Mine

Warren To Gain Arsenal Of Democracy Museum

AGC/M Offers ‘Who’s In Control?’ Presentation



In Dragline’s Bucket, March 3, 2017

Michigan Strategic Fund Buttresses Stryker Project

U.S. Construction Rate Drops A Percentage Point

Kingsley May Gain Medical Marijuana Operation 

AGC/Michigan Honors Safety Performance

Warner Towers Gain Michigan Strategic Fund Support 

Developer Sought For Historic Stone Soap Building

Miller-Davis Recruits Chad Stahl To Its Team

Home2Suites Hotel To Rise Near Wyoming Hospital

Frenchtown Supports ProMedica Monroe Hospital Plan 

Third Coast Gains Support For Grand Rapids Project

Royal Oak’s Northwood Shopping Center Ready To Go

110 Room Fairfield Inn & Suites Coming To Wyoming

Large Residential Complex Proposed In Ann Arbor

Coldwater Still Developing School Construction Plans

Centennial Apartments Hit Snag In Holland 


In Dragline’s Bucket, February 28, 2017

Pistons Showcase Plans For Detroit Training Site

Thursday Meeting Covers Detroit Metro Airport Plans

AGC/Michigan Conducts Annual Meeting In Detroit

Hammond Bay Biological Station To Be Redeveloped

Presque Isle Debates County Building Solutions

Addition In The Works For Ann Arbor Church

Macomb Township To Consider Fire Station Proposals

Three Battle Creek Schools To Be Repurposed

Detroit’s Pewabic Tile To Raise Its Production

SMC Gets Ready To Expand Its Nursing Building

Height Variance Sought For Frenchtown Motel

WMMCA Is Moving On Down The Road

Fenton To Gain Strip Mall On Owen Road

Designer Picked For Detroit’s Capitol Park

AGC/Michigan Takes A Hard Look At Design Liability

LTU Trustees OK New Student Residence Hall 

Petoskey Moves Toward Parking Structure Choice


In Dragline’s Bucket, February 24, 2017

Hudson's Redevelopment Explained In Detroit

Engineering Services Being Sought By GLWA

Land Trade In Works For Kzoo County Courthouse

Spring Hill Suites Planned For Trowbridge Road

MSHDA Names Poleski Its New Leader

New Details Emerge On TC’s Pine Street Development

Land Trade In Works For Kzoo County Courthouse

Women In Construction Week Is Coming!

GLWA Seeks Design/Build Help For Water Tunnels

East Lansing Project Gains Replacement Developer

Construction Director Hired For Back 40 Mine

Sterling Heights Settles, Enabling New Mosque

AA Council Reviews Library Lot Plans In March

Team Gathering For New Delta County Jail

New Hotel May Be In Downtown Kalamazoo’s Future


In Dragline’s Bucket, February 20, 2017

Spartan Stadium To Improve For New Football Season

Chuck VanDeusen Passes Away At 86

Expansion Set For Westland Public Library

TC’s Pine Street One Project Redesign Filed

Alpena Schools Recognizing What Its Buildings Need

GLWA Bidding Work At Detroit WWTP

Adrian’s Chaloner’s Building To Gain New Life

Royal Park Hotel To Gain Condominium Tower

Ted Dziurman, Engineer, Passes Away

Run For The Border Coming To Linden

Office Building Proposed For Royal Oak’s Third Street

Heritage Hill Plans To Be Reviewed Tonight

Portland May Become Home To Microbrewery

AA Planners To Look Again At Circle K Plan

Park Place Brownfield Plan To Be Outlined Tonight


In Dragline’s Bucket, February 17, 2017

Snyder’s Budget Includes Five Higher Ed Projects

Northwood Center Ready To Begin In Royal Oak

‘Affordable’ Housing Plan Advances In Holland

Senior Citizen Apartments Eyed For Charlotte

Coldwater May Gain ‘Upscale’ Apartment Complex

Midland Advances Riverside Park & ‘Tridge’ Plans 

Charlevoix Studying New Elementary School Idea

Holland Civic Center Revamp To Begin This Summer

Dargaworks Wins Rezoning Request In Traverse City

Ford To Build New Allen Park Test Facility

Former FBI Agent To Explain Cyber-Crime To DACA

Lexington’s Cadillac House To Return In Full Glory

Rezoning Sought From South Haven Township

Kingfa Planning $60 Million Expansion In Canton

Berkley Ponders Ice Arena, Community Center



In Dragline’s Bucket, February 14, 2017

U-M Regents To Consider $54.4 Million In Construction

Walmart Nixes Stores For Clare, Kalkaska

CAM Construction Classes Scheduled Through March

DTE Proposes Substation Improvements In Ann Arbor

Eight Sign With The Team At TowerPinkster

Alpena County Weighs Need For New Jail

Major Natural Gas Line Proposed By Consumers Energy

Old GM Site In Pontiac Prepared For New Use

Northwoods Super Club To Be Transformed

Constantine Studies Wastewater Treatment Options

State Capitol Building In Need Of Internal Help

Spring Groundbreaking Expected For Hartland Emagine

Dust Management Subject Of March Workshop

Coldwater Planners To Review Apartment Proposal

Rainbow Child Care Center Planned In Ann Arbor



In Dragline’s Bucket, February 10, 2017

Five Apartment Buildings To Rise Near NMU Campus

Spring Start Seen For ‘New’ Grand Rapids Hotel

Momentum Builds For New Interlochen Library

Clark Construction Plans For Its Future

Flint Weighing School Redevelopment Plans

Battle Creek ANG To Revamp Electric Grid

Jon Lynch To Become Three Rivers President

Flint Water Plant Upgrades To Exceed $100 Million

Spring Into AGC’s Construction Safety & Health Day

U-M Law Quad Infrastructure Upgrades To Be Bid

South Maple Housing Advances In Ann Arbor

Wightman Increases Its Ranks By Five

Major Residential Slated For Ann Arbor’s Broadway

Von Maur’s Confirms Woodland Mall Location

U-M To Refurbish Revelli Band Rehearsal Hall


In Dragline’s Bucket, February 7, 2017

May School Bond Proposals Near $641 Million

Summer Start Seen For U.P. Fish Hatchery Project

CON Issues Medical Work Reports For December 2016

WSU Maps Five Years Of Possible Construction

Quinn Evans Recognizes Co-Founder, Michael Evans

Ann Arbor Planners Consider The Reinhart Building

Sweet Dreamzzz Come For AGC Michigan Members

ICSC West Michigan Looks At Retail Development

Lord Aeck Sargent Picks Ann Arbor Director

Historic Bay City Building May Soon Be Revived

U.S. Construction Rate Takes A Small Step Back

CWD Plans New Hotel In Restored Building

EPA Gets Involved In Ann Arbor’s Gelman Cleanup

New Homeless Center Planned In Detroit

Four Unit Apartment Building Slated In Ann Arbor


In Dragline’s Bucket, February 3, 2017

2017 CAM Tradeshow Highlights New Directions

May School Bond Proposals Top $587 Million

East Lansing Proposal Returns To Square One

Grand Rapids Seeks Riverfront Site Developer

Petoskey Undecided About Downtown Parking Deck

Another Big Kick Provided For Detroit Soccer

Blissfield Agrees To WWTP Upgrade Plan

GR Planners Again Review ‘Village Center’ Plan

Engineering Services Sought For Water Works Park

State Street Office Project Proposed In Ann Arbor

Menard Store To Break Ground In Taylor

Developer Buys Option  For A Corner In Jackson

RFPs Issued For Covenant House Shelter

GSA Seeks Info For Federal Building Renovations

Meijer May Or May Not Build In Jamestown Township


In Dragline’s Bucket, January 31, 2017

New Natural Gas Pipeline Proposed For U.P.

Negotiations Underway For Major Michigan Cheese Plant

Wayne County Moves Toward Restarting Jail Project

OHM Names Five Team Members As Shareholders

MSHDA Supports Grand Rapids Low Income Housing

Major Mixed Use Project Planned Near Kalamazoo

GM, Honda To Build Fuel Cells In Brownstown Township

Celebrate National Engineers Week In February

PBA Taps 3 For Project Leader Positions

Tax Credits To Help Two Aging Detroit Buildings

Agreement OK’d For Sturgis Solar Farm Project

Chick-fil-A Site Plan Again Nixed By GR Planners 

Progress Made On Proposed Baraga Power Plant

MSHDA Bolsters Flint’s Affordable Housing

LED Headlamps Coming To Independence Township