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Matta Promoted to Business Group Director at Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc.

OKEMOS, MI — Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) announces the promotion of Samir Matta, PE, Vice President, to Municipal Business Group Director. With more than three decades of experience in the civil engineering industry as a Practice Leader, Project Manager, and Design Engineer, Matta has led various municipal …

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Rogien Named Vice President and Michigan Business Leader for Gilbane Building Company

DETROIT, MI — Gilbane Building Company, a global builder with a track record of building in Michigan for over 45 years, announces that Lynn Rogien has been named Vice President and Business Leader of its Detroit office. In this new role, Rogien will oversee the business operations and growth …

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MSU Mobility Adds Michigan DOT Executives to Advisory Council

LANSING, MI — Michigan State University has added several new faces to its MSU Mobility Advisory Council, including Alta eMobility’s Vice President Mike Bucci, Magna International’s Director of Research and Development Jim Quesenberry and Senior Director of Engineering for New Mobility Jake Dadd, as well as Michigan Department of Transportation …

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County Road Association of Michigan Announces New President and Vice President

LANSING, MI — Dirk Heckman, PE, Manager of the Mackinac County Road Commission (MCRC), has been elected 2024-2025 President of the County Road Association (CRA) of Michigan. Heckman served as CRA Vice President for 2023-2024.  Heckman has worked for MCRC since 2008, serving as Engineer-Manager. A graduate of …

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Gilbane Building Company Welcomes Dishaw as Midwest Division Controller

PITTSBURGH, PA — Gilbane Building Company welcomes Mike Dishaw as Midwest Division Controller, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In this role, Dishaw orchestrates and oversees the day-to-day functions of the finance and accounting teams in Ohio, Western Pennsylvania, and Michigan. Dishaw partners with local leadership to establish sales/gross profit, overhead, and …

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Construction Association of Michigan Inducts New Chairman and Three New Members to Board of Directors

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI – At the 138th Annual Meeting of the Construction Association of Michigan (CAM), held at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, the association's new Officers and Directors who will serve on the 2024 Board of Directors were installed. CAM's new Chairman for 2024 is Todd A. Moilanen …

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Braband Joins HNTB as Central Region Sales Officer

CHICAGO, IL — Libby Braband joins HNTB Corporation, an infrastructure solutions firm, as Central Region Sales Officer and Vice President. She will drive an increased focus on clients’ infrastructure needs and successful project development, aiming to maximize growth within HNTB’s Great Lakes Division and Central Division, encompassing an expansive …

Barton Malow's Baxa Selected as Chairperson for AGC of Michigan's Board of Directors

EAST LANSING, MI — The Associated General Contractors of Michigan (AGC of Michigan) elects Jeffrey L. Baxa, a Senior Vice President at Southfield-based Barton Malow Company, as Chairman of the association’s board of directors.

“I am honored and humbled to help lead this great association over the next …

Nickel Joins Barton Malow to Lead the Mission Critical Market

SOUTHFIELD, MI — Veteran operations leader Joel Nickel joins Barton Malow to lead the firm’s Mission Critical market. In his role, Nickel will elevate and enhance Barton Malow’s presence in the mission critical and data center construction market. He will lead work acquisition, operations, and the development of future market …

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Wolverine Building Group Promotes Garlock to Special Projects Supervisor

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Jamie Garlock has been named Special Projects Supervisor, leading the expanding Building Services and Facilities Maintenance team at Wolverine Building Group. The team has encountered rapid growth since 2020, more than doubling their workload in 2023.

Garlock joined Wolverine in 2021 as Project Manager for …

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TowerPinkster Names Groesbeck Director of Building Science

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — TowerPinkster, a full-service design firm, announces the promotion of Kelsey Groesbeck, PE, to the role of Director of Building Science.

The Building Science team provides expertise and strategies to reduce energy use and optimize holistic building solutions. This process evolves through energy modeling, daylighting …

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Wolverine Building Group's Dillard Appointed to Brownfield Redevelopment Authority

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group announces that Kaylee Dillard has been appointed to the City of Grand Rapids' Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (BRA). The authority is responsible for overseeing the Brownfield Redevelopment Program and the Local Brownfield Revolving Fund. The program helps offset some of the costs that come …

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Granger Construction Announces Retirement of Hersch and Price

LANSING, MI — Granger Construction self-perform team members gathered in the Lansing Headquarters Yard and Shop to celebrate years of service and upcoming retirements for Concrete Finisher Superintendent Brian Hersch and Foreman Dave Price.

Hersch joined Granger in July of 2019, working with the Granger team for four and …

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County Road Association of Michigan Presents 2023 Engineer of the Year Awards

LANSING, MI — The County Road Association (CRA) of Michigan Engineering Committee presented its 2023 Engineering Awards at the annual County Engineers Workshop in Manistee, Michigan. Doug Mills, PE, Baraga County Road Commission, was presented with the Rural Engineer of the Year Award, and Tim Brown, Saginaw …

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Schubert to Lead Big-D Construction Midwest as President

ST. PAUL, MN — Big-D Companies announces that Cory Schubert has been promoted to the role of President of the Big-D Construction Midwest office.

His promotion comes not long after the 10-year anniversary of the office’s opening, for which Schubert was an integral team member, then in the position of …

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Burns & McDonnell Names Janness to Lead the Detroit Office

DETROIT, MI — Burns & McDonnell, a 100% employee-owned engineering, architecture, and construction firm, selects Lisa Janness to lead its Detroit office in the Great Lakes Region.

“Lisa has a bold vision for the continued growth of our Detroit office,” said Scott Newland, Senior Vice President and General …

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Road Machinery & Supplies Co. Promotes Schmidtlein to Vice President of Aggregate

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Ben Schmidtlein has been named Vice President of Aggregate for Road Machinery & Supplies Co. Schmidtlein joined the company in early 2020 and has been instrumental in guiding nearly four years of steady, substantial growth in aggregate sales and support for Road Machinery & Supplies Co.

Under …

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Barton Malow Promotes Tolbert, Schultz, and Garza to Vice President

SOUTHFIELD, MI — Barton Malow announces the promotions of Lisa Tolbert, Mindy Schultz, and Mario Garza to Vice President in their respective entities throughout the Barton Malow Enterprise.

Tolbert will serve as the Vice President of People Experience for Barton Malow Holdings, the core services entity of the …

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Seiler Instrument Remembers the Life and Legacy of Retired CEO Eric Paul Seiler Sr.

ST. LOUIS, MO — Eric Paul Seiler Sr., husband, father, and retired CEO of Seiler Instrument, passed peacefully in his home on January 7, 2024 at 95 years old. Eric was born to Eric H. and Dora Seiler on March 1, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri. He loved …

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Maibach Inducted into Michigan Construction Hall of Fame

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Former Barton Malow Executive Vice President and Chairman of the Board of Directors Doug Maibach was formally inducted into the Michigan Construction Hall of Fame in a ceremony at the Granger Center for Construction and HVACR at Ferris State University.

Selection for the Michigan Construction Hall …

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Wolverine Building Group Promotes Project Managers to Advanced Roles

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group, a commercial construction firm headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, announces the promotions of Daniel Zilzer and Daniel Escobar-Bercini.

“Both of these men have been essential to the elevated profile of Wolverine,“ said Curt Mulder, President of Wolverine Building Group. “Each …

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Brown Named Regional President for Gilbane Building Company

CHICAGO, IL — Gilbane Building Company announces that Michael C. Brown, PE, has been named Regional President overseeing Gilbane’s growing Midwest and Texas regions. With nearly 30 years of experience in the construction industry, Brown began his career as a Project Superintendent and previously spent close to two decades …

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WSP Promotes Watz to Midwest District Transportation Leader

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — WSP names Patrick Watz as Midwest District Transportation Business Line Leader. WSP's Midwest district includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

Watz, a Senior Vice President with the firm since 2021, brings nearly three decades of experience …

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Rodriguez Named Vice President of Strategy and Environmental Analysis at Barton Malow

SOUTHFIELD, MI — Gabe Rodriguez has been appointed the Vice President of Strategy and Environmental Analysis at Barton Malow. In this role, Rodriguez will support all Barton Malow entities by developing future strategies while supporting the execution of existing strategic work using data, analytics, and other tools to achieve …

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Trotta Named Midwest District Leader at WSP

CHICAGO, IL — John Trotta has been promoted to Midwest District Leader at WSP, an engineering, environment, and professional services consultancy.

Trotta, a Senior Vice President who was recently interim Midwest District Leader, has assumed this role on a permanent basis. He will continue to serve as WSP National …

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Shogan Named Michigan Office Leader for HNTB

DETROIT, MI — HNTB Corporation, an infrastructure solutions firm, names Scott Shogan Michigan Office Leader and Senior Vice President, overseeing offices in Detroit, Allen Park, East Lansing, Grand Rapids, Jackson, and Sterling Heights. He succeeds former Office Leader Eric Morris, PE, who was appointed to HNTB Great Lakes …

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Chynoweth Joins RS&H as National Bridge Group Leader

DETROIT, MI — RS&H announces that Matthew Chynoweth, PE, has joined the national, employee-owned architecture, engineering, and consulting firm as its National Bridge Group Leader. Chynoweth will shape and coordinate RS&H’s bridge services and work across the company to elevate the firm’s recognition in the bridge engineering community.

“Matt …

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Gagnier to Lead Health, Safety, Environment and Quality at WSP in the U.S.

MADISON, WI — Jennifer Gagnier joins WSP, an engineering, environment, and professional services consultancy, as Senior Vice President of Health, Safety, Environment, and Quality (HSEQ) for the U.S.

In her new executive leadership role, Gagnier is accountable for the strategic direction, development, and management of all HSEQ frameworks, metrics, …

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Barton Malow Appoints Morris as Chief People, Culture, and External Relations Officer; Booth as Chief Legal Officer

SOUTHFIELD, MI — Nerissa Morris, MBA, has been named the Chief People, Culture, and External Relations Officer and Brandon Booth has been named the Chief Legal Officer at Barton Malow. Both work out of the company's Southfield, Michigan, headquarters.

Morris brings more than 30 years of experience in …

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Miller Joins The Christman Company's Detroit Office as Project Executive

DETROIT, MI — Andrew Miller joins The Christman Company as a Project Executive, overseeing planning and construction projects for the firm’s office in Detroit, Michigan.

“Andrew’s health care experience aligns with the needs of our company and clients,” said Joe Luther, Senior Vice President and General Manager for The …

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Henry Ford Health's Destination: Grand Project Outreach Event Makes Connections with Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses

DETROIT, MI — The Barton Malow-Turner-Dixon (BTD) team recently began its community engagement efforts with Henry Ford Health for the health system’s Destination: Grand project with a contractor outreach event. The event, held at TechTown Detroit, drew significant attention with 117 participants. As the first of …

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Wolverine Building Group Names Fritz as Director of Construction

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group, a construction firm headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, announces the promotion of Kurtis Fritz to Director of Construction, focused on the multi-unit residential market.

“Kurtis’ talent, experience, and leadership has been essential to our company as the multi-family segment escalates,” said Curt …

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GEI Announces Baron as Senior Construction Manager in Lansing, LaRose as Senior Water Resources Engineer in Traverse City

LANSING AND TRAVERSE CITY, MI — Cam Baron joins GEI Consultants in Lansing as a Senior Construction Manager, and Michelle LaRose joins GEI in Traverse City as a Senior Water Resources Engineer.

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With more than 30 years of experience on both the contracting and the consulting sides, Baron …
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Wolverine Building Group Announces Hunderman as Chief Operations Officer, Walters as Safety Director

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group, a construction firm headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, announces that Derek Hunderman will be the new Chief Operations Officer of the 84-year-old company. The company also recently hired former Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOHSA) leader, Mike Walters, as Safety …

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Michigan DOT Names Brunner as New COO

LANSING, MI — The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) names Gregg Brunner as Chief Operations Officer (COO), succeeding current MDOT Director Bradley C. Wieferich. Brunner has served as the acting COO since December 2022 and brings more than 24 years of experience and leadership with the state of Michigan …

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Roncelli, Inc. Announces Executive Leadership Team Changes, Names Gino Roncelli President & CEO

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI — Roncelli, Inc. — one of Michigan’s largest construction services companies, with operations in the U.S. and Canada — announces recent changes to its executive leadership team.

Gino Roncelli has been named the company’s new President and CEO. He continues the family legacy created by his grandfather, …

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BOMAG Americas Expands its National, Regional Rental Sales Force

AUSTIN, TX — BOMAG Americas announces a new National Accounts Manager plus a recent addition to its regional rental sales manager (RSM) team. Having a sales manager dedicated to national and larger regional rental chains plus RSMs serving smaller territories allows BOMAG to enhance the level of sales support it …

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American Concrete Institute Announces Grubbe as New Executive Vice President

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI — The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announces Frederick H. Grubbe, MBA, CAE, currently President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Precast Concrete Association (NPCA), has been named Executive Vice President of ACI.

Current ACI Executive Vice President, Ronald G. Burg, will retire from ACI …

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OHM Advisors President Kramer Named ACEC of Michigan Section President

LIVONIA, MI — OHM Advisors announces that its President Jon Kramer, PE, was named President of the Michigan Section of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC).

Kramer joined the architecture, engineering, and planning firm as a 19-year-old intern and has held numerous leadership positions — including Vice President …

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OHM Advisors’ Kramer Takes the Helm at ACEC/Michigan, Shares His Priorities and Visions as President

OHM Advisors President Jon Kramer, PE, has been appointed President of the Michigan Section of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC/Michigan), marking a significant milestone in his 30-year career in the engineering industry.

Kramer's journey with OHM Advisors began at a young age when he joined the firm …

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Michigan Governor Announces Wieferich as Director of Michigan DOT

LANSING, MI — Governor Gretchen Whitmer announces that Brad Wieferich will lead the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) as its new Director.

“Brad is a smart, dedicated leader that has helped keep Michigan roads safe for nearly three decades,” Whitmer said. “With his expertise, I know that Michigan will continue …

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Burns & McDonnell Announces Pelletier as Construction Leader for Great Lakes Region

CHICAGO, IL — Burns & McDonnell, a 100 percent employee-owned engineering, architecture, and construction firm, names Doug Pelletier to lead the construction practice for the firm's offices in Chicago, Illinois; Detroit, Michigan; Madison, Wisconsin; and Lexington, Kentucky. With over 28 years of experience across multiple construction verticals at various …

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Wolverine Building Group Advances Team Roles

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group, a construction firm headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, announces the promotions of John Lafrinere, Brandon Bienhoff, and Francis Pytlowany.

“We’re thrilled to advance John, Brandon, and Francis to these new roles,” said Curt Mulder, President of Wolverine Building …

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Wolverine Building Group Elevates Team Roles

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — A group of construction professionals at Wolverine Building Group are taking on elevated roles. Jon Reimink, Chad Hall, and Kaylee Dillard will assume new roles in the growing commercial construction company.

“We’re thrilled to promote these talented individuals,” said Curt Mulder, President of …

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County Road Association of Michigan Presents 2022 Engineer of the Year Awards

LANSING, MI — The County Road Association (CRA) of Michigan Engineering Committee presented its 2022 Engineering Awards at the annual CRA Highway Conference held in Lansing, Michigan. The annual CRA Engineering Awards recognize county road agency engineers across the state in both rural and urban areas, as well as project …

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Construction Association of Michigan Inducts New Chair and Three New Members to Its Board of Directors

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI — The Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) recently inducted a new Chair and three new members to its Board of Directors. At its 137th Annual Meeting, held at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan, the association's new officers and directors who will serve on the 2023 …

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Infrastructure Engineering Inc. and Affiliates Welcomes Ajegba as Senior Vice President

DETROIT, MI — Infrastructure Engineering Inc. and Affiliates (IEI) announces that Paul Ajegba, PE, has joined IEI as a Senior Vice President to oversee planning of the firm's national, corporate growth strategy and lead operations and business development in the Detroit, Michigan, office.

"Paul brings a level of leadership …

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The Austin Company Announces Promotions of Green and Reeves

KALAMAZOO, MI — The Austin Company announces two key promotions for members of its Western Michigan office.

Brian Green, formerly Project Manager, has been promoted to Operations Manager - Construction Management Services. Green has over 18 years of industry experience (11 years with Austin). His new responsibilities include managing …

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Giffels Webster Announces Leadership Transitions, New President and Treasurer

DETROIT, MI — Giffels Webster, a Detroit-headquartered consulting firm specializing in planning, land development, and infrastructure solutions, announces a leadership transition plan that includes the retirement of longtime partners Scott Clein, John Redash, and Scott Ringler in the fall. The plan also identifies the promotion of Mike …

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Webb Joins HNTB as Municipal Transportation Practice Leader in Michigan

DETROIT, MI — Kimberly Webb, PE, joins HNTB Corporation as the Municipal Transportation Practice Leader in Michigan and Associate Vice President, bringing more than 34 years of experience in managing and successfully delivering complex transportation projects. Webb, who is based in the downtown Detroit office, will focus on growing …

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Steinert Named President of HDR's Resources Business Group

ANN ARBOR, MI — HDR names John Steinert, P.E., the new President of its resources business group, which includes power, waste, and industrial markets. He will succeed Darryl Shoemaker, who will become the company's Chief Talent Development Officer.

For the past four years, Steinert has served as HDR’s …

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Willhite Promoted to Central Region President at WSP USA

CHICAGO, IL — Joe Willhite has been promoted to Central Region President at WSP USA, an engineering, environment, and professional services consultancy. Willhite succeeds Rebecca Nolan, who recently assumed the role of WSP USA Chief Development Officer.

As Central Region President, Willhite is responsible for growth and oversight …

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Barton Malow Promotes Three to Executive-Level Leadership Roles

SOUTHFIELD, MI — Barton Malow announces that Maryanne Foster and Marisa Varga, CPSM, LEED AP have been promoted to Vice President in their respective entities within the Barton Malow Enterprise. Additionally, Joe Benvenuto has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of Barton Malow’s LIFTbuild division.

Foster has been appointed Vice …

Rapid Growth Continues in Barr Engineering's Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids Offices

ANN ARBOR, MI — To meet the needs of clients across the state of Michigan, Barr Engineering is further growing its Ann Arbor and Grand Rapids offices on the engineering and environmental fronts. Barr has added eight new staff members to its team of engineers, scientists, and support specialists who …

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Four Join the Michigan Transportation Hall of Honor

LANSING, MI — A long-serving Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) Director, an MDOT leader and problem-solver, a supporter of railroad safety, and an advocate for transportation systems and improving career opportunities for minorities and women were among those inducted into the Michigan Transportation Hall of Honor.

The Hall of Honor, …

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McKissack & McKissack Appoints Jenkins Vice President of Operations for the Midwest and West

CHICAGO, IL — McKissack & McKissack, a Black- and woman-owned architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) company, announces that Girard Jenkins has been promoted to Vice President of Operations for the Midwest and West. The Chicago-based project executive, who has more than 35 years of experience leading public and private …

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Giffels Webster Announces Retirement of Arroyo and Polmear

DETROIT, MI — Giffels Webster, a Detroit-headquartered consulting firm specializing in planning, land development, and infrastructure solutions, announces the retirement of shareholders and full-time employees Rod Arroyo, AICP and Michael Polmear, LEED AP. Arroyo and Polmear will continue to work at Giffels Webster on a part-time basis, each …

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Kinchen Named National Construction Director for Water Projects at Burns & McDonnell

KANSAS CITY, MO — Dave Kinchen has been named National Director of Construction for Burns & McDonnell water projects. He will have overall responsibility for strategic positioning and growth of water construction projects throughout all 50 U.S. states.

Kinchen has nearly 35 years of experience working for self-perform national and …

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WSP USA Promotes Rome to Central Region Development Director

DALLAS, TX — Nolan Rome has been promoted to Central Region Development Director at WSP USA, an engineering, environment, and professional services consultancy.

In his new role, Rome will work with regional, district, and national business line (NBL) leaders to identify new business opportunities and expanded, multidisciplinary service offerings …

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HNTB Leaders Honored with National Ethel Birchland Lifetime Achievement Award and Leadership Impact Award

DETROIT, MI — HNTB’s Senior Vice President and Director of Infrastructure and Mobility Equity, Regine Beauboeuf, PE, and Michigan Office Leader and Senior Vice President, Eric Morris, PE, are recipients of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Foundation’s 2022 Ethel Birchland Lifetime Achievement Award and …

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Richter Joins Atwell as Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer

SOUTHFIELD, MI — David L. Richter, PMP, FCMAA, FCIOB, joins Atwell as Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer. In this newly-created role, Richter will work with Atwell’s senior management team to drive the strategic growth of the firm by leading the firm’s merger and acquisition efforts and strategic …

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Majerczyk Receives Top Michigan DOT Employee Award

LANSING, MI — Traverse City-area resident Nathan Majerczyk is among four recipients of the 2022 Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) Director's Award, the department's highest employee honor for outstanding service. MDOT established the annual award more than 30 years ago to recognize those who exhibit leadership and exemplary public service. …

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OHM Advisors Announces Promotion of Putala to Vice President

LIVONIA, MI — OHM Advisors announces the promotion of veteran team member, Board of Directors member, and shareholder, Vicki Putala, PE, to Vice President.

Putala is a licensed Professional Engineer in Michigan who joined OHM Advisors in 1993 and within six years created its Environmental & Water Resources Group …

Burns & McDonnell Names New Principals Leadership Class Amid Record-Breaking Growth

DETROIT, MI — Burns & McDonnell promotes 35 employee-owners across the U.S. to the Principal Group after their contribution to a record year of sales and growth in 2021 for the 100 percent employee-owned engineering, construction, and architecture firm.

Last year, Burns & McDonnell supported 17,000 projects, grew by nearly …

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District Welcomes New Commander

DETROIT, MI — Lt. Col. Brett Boyle recently assumed command of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, in a Change of Command ceremony. Boyle comes to Detroit after serving as a Chief Observer, Coach, and Trainer for the Protection Warfighting Function, at the Army’s Mission Command Training …

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Corps of Engineers Promotes Ryckeghem to Operations Manager, Soo Project Office

SAULT STE. MARIE, MI — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District hires LeighAnn Ryckeghem to the newly named Operations Manager position at the Soo Locks.

The Operations Manager, formerly known as the Area Engineer, is responsible for overseeing all Corps of Engineers operations and maintenance activities as well …

Mackinac Bridge Construction Worker Now has his Own Part of the Bridge

ST. IGNACE, MI — Jack R. Thompson, 93, of Alpena, has always been a part of the Mackinac Bridge since 1956 when he worked on a construction crew that built it. Now he has a part of the bridge with him as well.

Thompson, who received a piece of …

PALFINGER Announces Daneluz as New Vice President Sales & Service NAM Region

COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA — Ismael Daneluz joins PALFINGER’s North American Region in the executive capacity of Vice President of Sales and Service. Daneluz will be responsible for developing strategic sales plans, based on the company’s goals, that will promote sales growth and customer satisfaction for the organization as well …

Kilboy to Head Wolverine Building Group Southeast Office

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group announces that Cliff Kilboy will be the new General Manager of its Brighton, Michigan, office.

Kilboy has over 30 years of experience in construction. He has led high profile projects in health care, government, higher education, commercial offices, and historical restoration. He is …

Kratofil Joins HNTB as National DOT Practice Consultant

LANSING, MI — Tony Kratofil, PE, joins HNTB as a National DOT Practice Consultant. In this role he will serve as a strategic adviser on complex projects throughout the Great Lakes. He will also support HNTB’s national DOT market teams and transportation clients nationwide in the oversight and delivery …

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BOMAG Americas Remembers Industry Leader, Long-Time Team Member Bert DeJong After his Passing

RIDGEWAY, SC — It is with deep sadness that BOMAG Americas announces the passing of Bert DeJong, a company leader and industry veteran for more than 30 years. DeJong is well remembered for being smart, honest, and fair and an industry pioneer, who helped drive success for both rental …

Vacuworx Appoints Tipton Executive Vice President, COO

TULSA, OK — Vacuworx announces that Robert Tipton has joined the company as Executive Vice President and has been appointed as the company’s Chief Operating Officer. Tipton joins the team with decades of knowledge in production and supply chain management, including executive leadership credentials and more than 20 years of …

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Michael C. Liptak, Co-Founder of ALL, Dies at 91

CLEVELAND, OH — The principal architect of the heavy lift equipment rental category and driving force behind The ALL Family of Companies has passed away. Michael C. Liptak was 91. Together with his wife, Marvine, and brothers Lawrence and Jake, Michael founded ALL Erection & Crane Rental in Cleveland, Ohio, …

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Internal Promotions at Wolverine Building Group Accelerate Growth

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — A group of six construction professionals at Wolverine Building Group will assume Senior Project Manager roles as the company grows. Jim Chambers, Adam Groulx, Bryan Richardson, Ryan Supplee, Patrick Schrauben, and Drew Sorenson will take on additional responsibilities.

“Our team has …

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TowerPinkster Names Evens, Johnson, and Rinehart to Leadership Team

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — TowerPinkster, a multidiscipline design firm, announces promotions to its leadership team. Shane Evens, PE, has been named Manager of the electrical engineering team. Brian Johnson, PE, will serve as Supervisor of the electrical engineering team and provide support to Evens. Eric Rinehart, RCDD …

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Labor Shortage is a Universal Issue in the Construction Industry

The ever-growing labor shortage is a universal issue, affecting nearly every business sector that relies on the availability of a workforce. It’s an issue that was happening before the COVID-19 pandemic and has persisted.

According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, there are 11.3 million job openings in the U.S., …

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Corps of Engineers Selects Enbridge Line 5 Tunnel Project EIS Contractor

MACKINAW CITY, MI — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, expects the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) process for Enbridge Line 5’s tunnel permit application to begin soon following its selection of a contractor to prepare the EIS. The Detroit District, responsible for the tunnel project permit request …

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SITECH Michigan Makes Move to Accommodate Growth

SITECH Michigan has moved to a new location in Novi, Michigan, after outgrowing its location in Waterford. The company grew nearly 50 percent between 2020 to 2021, with bold aspirations to continue that momentum and double by 2025.

“For a number of reasons, it was time for our team to …

Giffels Webster Promotes Standish, Thomas, and Wakeland to Partner

DETROIT, MI — Giffels Webster, a Detroit-headquartered consulting firm specializing in planning, land development, and infrastructure solutions for public, private, and institutional clients, announces the promotion of three new partners in its practice.

“They bring energy and new ideas that, when coupled with the existing leadership, are an integral …

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Construction Association of Michigan Inducts New Chairman and Three New Members to Board of Directors

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI — At the 136th Annual Meeting of the Construction Association of Michigan (CAM), held at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan, the association's new officers and directors who will serve on the 2022 Board of Directors were installed.

CAM's new 2022 Chairman of the Board is …

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Manriquez Elevated to Cultural Studio Leader at SmithGroup's Detroit Office

DETROIT, MI — SmithGroup announces that Rodrigo Manriquez has been elevated to serve as Cultural Studio Leader at the firm's Detroit office. In his new role, Manriquez will partner with colleagues across the firm’s Cultural Practice to expand SmithGroup’s portfolio of projects and strengthen its position as a cultural design …

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Burns & McDonnell Welcomes Weems as Director of Infrastructure in Detroit

DETROIT, MI — With more than 20 years of experience, Cyrill Weems joins Burns & McDonnell to lead and support infrastructure development in Michigan. Bringing with him an extensive background in transportation and water, Weems will be key to the firm’s continued success and service expansion into a number of …

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Mackinac Bridge Director Nowack Honored by Women’s Transportation Seminar Michigan Chapter

ST. IGNACE, MI — Kim Nowack, Mackinac Bridge Director, has been named Woman of the Year by the Michigan Chapter of the Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS).

The award “honors a woman who is an outstanding role model and has contributed to the advancement of women and minorities in transportation.” …

Wolverine Building Group Promotes Four Team Members

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group announces the promotion of four team members to their next levels of construction leadership within the company. Cyrus Brandenburg, Kurtis Fritz, David Paquet, and Kyle VanDeWeert will take on additional responsibilities as the scope of work expands.

“We’re thrilled to …

ABC and AFSP Announce Partnership to Address Mental Health and Suicide Prevention in the Construction Industry

WASHINGTON, D.C. —  Associated Builders and Contractors and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention announce a collaborative partnership to address mental health and suicide prevention throughout the U.S. construction industry.

The goals of the partnership are to improve the mental health of construction workers through effective suicide prevention education, intervention, …

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Yanmar Compact Equipment Honors Vermeer Midwest as 2021 Dealer of the Year

CHESTERFIELD, MO — Yanmar Compact Equipmentrecognizes Vermeer Midwest as its 2021 Multi-Location Dealer of the Year.

“Vermeer Midwest took it to a new level this year. Their dedication to representing the Yanmar CE brand and sharing its value with their customers really sets them apart,” said Jeff Pate Director …

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USGBC Detroit Region Announces Michigan Leadership Award Recipients

DETROIT, MI — On behalf of the Market Leadership Advisory Board (MLAB), the USGBC Detroit Region community announces the winners of this year’s leadership awards, which recognize individuals who have made outstanding commitments to their local communities and projects with outstanding achievement in the realm of green building design and …

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Rockford Construction Promotes Napper to Chief Operating Officer

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Rockford Construction announces that Shane Napper has been named the company’s Chief Operating Officer.

“Shane has been instrumental to our success at Rockford,” said Mike VanGessel, CEO of Rockford Construction. “Looking toward our future and continued growth strategy, it was critical we have someone overseeing …

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Liebherr Appoints Gerhardt as Managing Director of Liebherr USA, Co

NEWPORT NEWS, VA — Dr. Tim Gerhardt, a business executive within the Liebherr Group joins Liebherr USA, Co. as one of the new Managing Directors for the U.S. operations. Gerhardt shares Liebherr USA, Co. executive responsibilities with Kai Friedrich, Managing Director for Liebherr USA, Co. and Divisional Director …

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HED Sector Leader Drouillard Appointed to State of Michigan Construction Code Commission

DETROIT, MI — HED announces that Detroit Science & Technology Sector Leader Todd Drouillard, AIA, has been appointed to the State of Michigan Construction Code Commission, representing the architecture discipline. Drouillard holds a Bachelor of Science in architecture and Master of Architecture from Lawrence Technological University in Michigan …

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Miller-Davis Company Announces Leadership Transition

KALAMAZOO, MI — Founded in 1909, Miller-Davis Company has served the construction needs of Southwest Michigan and beyond for over a century. A commitment to leadership growth has allowed the company to provide services to clients while standing the test of time — a commitment reaffirmed when Miller-Davis welcomed its …

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O’Connor Elected to 2022 AEM Board of Directors, Construction Equipment Sector Board

LIVERMORE, CA — Topcon Positioning Systems President and Chief Executive Officer, Ray O’Connor, has been elected to the 2022 Board of Directors of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). O’Connor has also been elected to the Construction Equipment (CE) Sector Board, where he previously served from 2014 through 2018. …

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Hy-Brid Lifts Announces Beimborn as Midwest Territory Sales Manager

RICHFIELD, WI — Hy-Brid Lifts announces JJ Beimborn’s transition from Service Manager to Midwest Territory Sales Manager. His new role will include promoting the growing Hy-Brid Lifts product line, establishing and maintaining customer relationships, and supporting customers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin.

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SmithGroup Promotes Miller to Expand Midwest Business Development Team

ANN ARBOR, MI — SmithGroup promotes Jennifer Miller, CPSM to serve as Director of Business Development based at its Ann Arbor office. The move supports strategic initiatives to broaden the company’s network of clients and expand its service offerings in targeted markets across the Midwest and beyond.

Miller possesses 14 …

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Miller-Davis’ President Inducted into Michigan Construction Hall of Fame

KALAMAZOO, MI — Miller-Davis Company President Rex Bell was recently inducted into the Michigan Construction Hall of Fame at Ferris State University. The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Michigan nominated Bell for his contributions to the construction industry and his community throughout his career.

"It is a great distinction to …

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Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Welcomes Park as President

NORCROSS, GA — Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc. (HCEA), announces the appointment of Stan Park as President of the company. A 27-year veteran of Hyundai, Park previously held various field and executive-level leadership roles, most recently as the Vice President of Marketing and Dealer Development.

“Stan is a pillar of …

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Seiler Instrument Celebrates its 75th Anniversary

ST. LOUIS, MO — Seiler Instrument & Manufacturing Co., Inc. recently marked its 75th Anniversary with a celebration at its main office in St. Louis, Missouri. The company also has seven additional geospatial sales offices in Lenexa, Kansas; Indianapolis, Indiana; Chicago, Illinois; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Lansing and Detroit, Michigan; and Omaha, …

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Dynapac North America Names Roush President/General Manager

CHARLOTTE, NC — Dynapac announces the appointment of Jamie Roush to President/General Manager of Dynapac North America.

Roush is an industry veteran with over 20 years of experience in the equipment industry. Roush has been with Dynapac North America since the transition in 2017 and held various management positions at …

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HNTB’s Beauboeuf Among COMTO’s Women Who Move the Nation

DETROIT, MI — Regine Beauboeuf, PE, Director of Infrastructure and Mobility Equity and Senior Vice President at HNTB Corporation, was recognized by the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) as one of 13 Women Who Move the Nation.

“It’s an incredible honor to be recognized by COMTO, and …

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Orion Construction CEO Announces New Leadership Team

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Grand Rapids-based Orion Construction’s CEO Roger Rehkopf announces he is “passing the baton” as Company President, while remaining CEO of the commercial construction contractor. Rehkopf has appointed VP of Pre-Construction Brad Walsh as the company’s President.

In addition to Walsh, Rehkopf made the following other …

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Automation and Warehouse Logistics Industry Leader Campbell Joins Burns & McDonnell

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — With two decades of engineering, project management, and automation experience, David Campbell joins Burns & McDonnell to lead design and construction solutions for distribution and warehouse facilities throughout the U.S. Campbell will manage projects for a wide range of clients across multiple industries.

“The need for …

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Terex Trucks Becomes Rokbak

Articulated hauler specialist Terex Trucks rebrands as Rokbak and announces its vision for an exciting new future. The Scottish manufacturer unveiled the new brand at a digital launch event on September 1, attended by dealers, customers, media, and Volvo Group colleagues from around the world.

Rokbak is the new name …

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Zimmer Receives Top Michigan DOT Employee Award

LANSING, MI — Port Huron native and Midland resident Kimberly Zimmer has received the 2021 Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) Director's Award, the department's highest employee honor for outstanding service. MDOT established the annual award more than 30 years ago to recognize those who exhibit leadership and exemplary public service. …

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Manhattan Construction Company Announces the Promotion of Cuddihee to Senior Vice President of Field Operations

DALLAS, TX — Manhattan Construction Company, a national construction services firm, announces the promotion of Jim Cuddihee to Senior Vice President of Field Operations. Cuddihee will provide executive oversight of the company's safety and quality programs, project team performance, project management, and craft education programs. Cuddihee previously served as …

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Michigan CAT Raises Funds for Cancer Research by Hosting Annual Big Dig Event

HOWELL, MI — Michigan CAT recently teamed up with MacAllister Rentals, SITECH Michigan, and the Operating Engineers Local 324 to host the American Cancer Society’s 3rd annual Big Dig event at the Construction Career Center in Howell, Michigan.

The Big Dig gives children and families the opportunity to …

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Liebherr USA, Co. Announces Friedrich as New Managing Director

NEWPORT NEWS, VA — Liebherr welcomes Kai Friedrich as Managing Director of Liebherr USA, Co. and Divisional Director of Construction Equipment.

In his role as Managing Director, he will provide leadership and guidance necessary to oversee and implement the corporate and strategic plans for the nine product segments under Liebherr …

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Rokbak Revealed: The New Name for Terex Trucks

Rokbak is the new name for Terex Trucks, with the new brand representing the continuation of its strong hauling heritage with a future-focused vision. Throughout the last four decades, the company has never wavered in its promise to customers to deliver powerful and reliable articulated haulers — and that …

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Atwell’s Ann Arbor Office Hires Williams as Project Manager

ANN ARBOR, MI — Atwell welcomes Jeff Williams to the team as a Project Manager in the environmental group. Based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Williams is responsible for promoting and expanding Atwell’s Power & Energy operations, managing project resources, leading his team’s project quality control, and maintaining project budgets and …

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Michigan DOT Partners with J&N Construction and DJ McQuestion and Sons to Rebuild US 31

Located in northern Michigan, just off Lake Michigan, is Charlevoix County. The area draws droves of tourists in the summertime. Tourists, commuters, and commercial traffic alike use U.S. 31 to get to and from Charlevoix County. The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is in the middle of a project along …

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Fleet Cost & Care Hires Scheck to Lead Sales & Business Development

DETROIT, MI — Fleet Cost & Care (FCC) announces that long-time construction executive Rick Scheck has joined the company as Senior Director of Sales and Business Development. Scheck has more than 25 years of work experience in large construction and engineering firms focusing on cultivating client and industry relationships, construction, …

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Making the Right Choice with Terex Trucks

Terex Trucks comes from a strong hauling heritage: with over 70 years of experience in building robust, reliable and tough articulated haulers, the Motherwell, Scotland-based manufacturer knows how to design machines that are trusted by customers to deliver a powerful performance in all conditions. Its two models, the 30.9-ton payload …

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Cooke Joins Takeuchi as Midwest Regional Product Manager

THOMPSONS STATION, TN — Takeuchi-US hires Shann Cooke as its new Midwest Regional Product Manager. Cooke will now be responsible for supporting all of the company’s dealers and national rental accounts in the Midwest region, which includes the states of Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. He will …

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Thunder Creek Fueling Efficiency in the Big Woods for H2Dig LLC

Tucked away amongst wide swaths of agricultural fields and small, rural communities the Big Woods private waterfowl preserve is being developed by H2Dig LLC. The company specializes in premium outdoor recreational development and oftentimes is working in remote areas without great access to service stations, fuel, or equipment maintenance …

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IEDA Welcomes Phelan as New Marketing Director

WESTCHESTER, IL — The Independent Equipment Dealers Association (IEDA) hires Kim Phelan as its new Marketing Director. An association publishing professional, Phelan has a history in the construction equipment industry and the rental business. For 15 years, she has created or curated written and live content on business subjects ranging …

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Michigan DOT Rebuilds Southbound I-196

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is in the midst of the southbound I-196 Rebuilding and Improvements project. Located in southwest Michigan just inland off of Lake Michigan, this project is one that commuters have been waiting to see happen for some time.

In 2012, the northbound side of I-196 …

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ACEC/Michigan Elects Cook as New President

LANSING, MI — The American Council of Engineering Companies/Michigan (ACEC/M) announces Christopher Cook, PE, from Abonmarche Consultants as its 2021-2022 President.

Cook has been the President of Abonmarche for the past 15 years and has been with the company for 28 years. Abonmarche is a civil engineering, architecture, surveying, …

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SmithGroup Awards 2021 Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Scholarships

ANN ARBOR, MI — SmithGroup, an integrated design firm, has named the recipients of the 2021 SmithGroup Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Scholarships. Now in its fourth year, this program was established to support and mentor students from historically underrepresented demographics in architecture, interior design, planning, landscape architecture, and …

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Volvo Construction Equipment Names 2020 Dealer of the Year

DETROIT, MI — Volvo Construction Equipment names Alta Equipment Company its 2020 Dealer of the Year in North America. The Dealer of the Year award recognizes the North American dealership that best promotes the Volvo brand and the company’s core strategies: to provide the highest uptime in the industry, offer …

Komatsu Introduces Expanded Range of Hydraulic Breakers

CHICAGO, IL — Looking for a hydraulic breaker attachment that is simple to use, powerful, and compatible with your Komatsu excavator? Take a look at the high-performance efficiency and unique variable energy technology incorporated into Komatsu’s expanded line of JTHB-G and JMHB-H hydraulic breakers.

Designed and tested for compatibility with …

Sakai America Names Talley New Midwest Regional Sales Manager

CHICAGO, IL — Sakai America has added Linden Talley as a Regional Sales Manager to their heavy equipment sales team, focusing on soil and asphalt rollers. He will work with new and current Sakai dealers in the Midwest United States. Talley will cover the following states: Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, …

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Iowa Mold Tooling Celebrates 60 Years

GARNER, IA — Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company, is commemorating its 60th anniversary by celebrating its team members and the local community.

IMT products have now been a part of the building supply, construction, tire service, public works, mining, railroad, rental, and propane markets for …

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Terex Trucks Articulated Haulers Are Strong Performance for Recycling Centers

As the circular economy ramps up, waste management facilities are gaining in importance. To optimize their operations, these sites need productive, cost-efficient machinery. Delivering high performance, fuel efficiency and excellent productivity, Terex Trucks articulated haulers are well-suited to meet the demands of recycling and resource management facilities.

Every year, Terex …

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Modjeski and Masters Hires Rampersad as Regional Director in Grand Rapids, Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Modjeski and Masters recently announced the hire of Laura Rampersad, PE as Regional Director of the firm’s new office opening in Michigan.

In her role, Rampersad will be responsible for managing Modjeski and Masters’ operations in the state and surrounding region. Her experience includes overseeing conventional …

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Curry Supply Appoints Brun as Regional Sales Manager

MARTINSBURG, PA — In a strategic move to strengthen Curry Supply’s footprint in its Great Lakes sales territory, the company announces John Brun, West Virginia resident, as a Regional Sales Manager. Brun will personify Curry Supply’s corporate values while applying his experience in the heavy equipment industry to …

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Christman-Brinker Joint Venture Partners with Ford Motor Co. to Reimagine the Michigan Central Station

The Ford Motor Co. has launched a multimillion restoration of the Michigan Central Station in Detroit’s Corktown area to its former magnificence and will use it as a base for its automated vehicles and other high-tech mobility developments, bringing old and new Detroit together in an exciting project.

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National Trench Safety to Merge with Trench Plate Rental Company

HOUSTON, TX — National Trench Safety (NTS) and Trench Plate Rental Company (TPRC), two pure-play providers of trench safety solutions in the U.S., announce that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge. The combined company will be majority-owned by Tailwind Capital. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. …

Equipment Manufacturers Report Positive Outlook for 2021

MILWAUKEE, WI — As the industry emerges from a full year under the COVID-19 cloud, a clear majority (88 percent) of equipment manufacturers report a positive outlook for 2021, according to a new survey released by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers. More than half (55 percent) of the respondents …

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Holsen to Lead Michels’ Midwest North Pipe Rehabilitation Efforts

BROWNSVILLE, WI — Marc Holsen joins Michels Corporation as Midwest North Region Senior Manager of its Pipe Services operations. He will be responsible for all operational aspects in the Midwest North region, which includes Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan.

Pipe, culvert, and utility manhole rehabilitation services in the region include cured-in-place …

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HNTB in Michigan Grows Management Team with New Leadership Positions

DETROIT, MI — HNTB Corporation announces new leadership positions in Michigan, growing the office’s leadership team and positioning the firm for continued growth in the state’s burgeoning transportation infrastructure market.

Regine Beauboeuf, PE, was named Senior Vice President and Detroit Location Leader. In this role, Beauboeuf ensures that HNTB’s …

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HED Welcomes Drouillard as Science & Technology Sector Leader in Detroit

DETROIT, MI — HED announces Todd Drouillard, AIA as Associate, Science and Technology Sector Leadership in the Detroit office, bringing over 21 years of experience in the delivery of complex government and institutional projects as well as a variety of corporate, automotive, aviation, advanced testing and development laboratories, and industrial/manufacturing …

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Walbridge Names Rakolta President

DETROIT, MI — Walbridge, a full-service construction company headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, announces the appointment of John Rakolta III as President. In addition to the promotion, he will continue his role as Chief Administrative Officer.

“JR has a proven ability to deliver high levels of sustained results, and we …

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Michigan DOT Announces New Office of Rail Director

LANSING, MI — The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) announces Peter Anastor as the new Director over the MDOT Office of Rail.

Having more than 25 years of state service, Anastor most recently worked with the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD). He began his career at the State …

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Biden Nominates Pete Buttigieg as U.S. DOT Secretary

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President-elect Joe Biden has nominated Pete Buttigieg as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT). The former two-term South Bend, Indiana, mayor (2012 to January 2020) was a contender for the Democratic presidential nomination earlier this year. He withdrew from the race and endorsed Biden …

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Mack Trucks Names Oldham Regional Vice President, Central Region

KANSAS CITY, MO — Mack Trucks names Jeff Oldham Regional Vice President of the U.S. Central Region. In this position, Oldham will be responsible for increasing Mack market share and profitability in the region.

“Jeff’s industry knowledge and extensive OEM and dealer experience will serve as an advantage in this …

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SmithGroup Hires Hill to Expand Business Development in the Midwest

PITTSBURGH, PA — SmithGroup, an integrated design firm, has hired Carla Hill to serve as Director of Business Development for its Detroit and Pittsburgh offices. As a regional resource, Hill will support the company’s Higher Education and Health Practices, expanding the firm’s opportunity pipeline and connecting clients in need …

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Equipment Leasing & Finance 2021 US Economic Outlook

Equipment and software investment growth fared better than overall GDP growth in 2020 as businesses invested to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic, and growth should remain well into positive territory in the beginning of 2021. Annual equipment and software investment growth of 7.8 percent is forecast for 2021. Annual U.S. …

Michigan DOT Chief Bridge Engineer Honored by National Bridge Institute for Career Contributions

LANSING, MI — Matt Chynoweth, the Michigan Department of Transportation's (MDOT) Chief Bridge Engineer, has been named one of the American Segmental Bridge Institute's (ASBI) 2020 Leadership Award recipients for outstanding career contributions.

Chynoweth, a 17-year veteran of the department, is Director of the department's Bureau of Bridges …

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Quinn Evans Promotes Seven Professionals in Ann Arbor and Detroit

ANN ARBOR, MI — Quinn Evans announces the promotions of seven architects and designers in the firm’s offices in Ann Arbor and Detroit, Michigan. The professionals possess expertise in a range of the firm’s key markets, including the design of museums and cultural facilities, schools and higher educational facilities, commercial …

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Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Welcomes Kim as President

NORCROSS, GA — Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas, Inc. (HCEA), welcomes J.Y. Kim as President. 28-year Hyundai veteran Kim began his career as part of an overseas sales team to support North American Operations, and later worked at HCEA’s Chicago office from 2004 to 2008.

He was instrumental in establishing a …

Albert Kahn Associates Celebrates 125 Years of Design and Engineering

DETROIT, MI — 125 years and 45,000 projects later, Albert Kahn Associates, Inc., is still designing and engineering facilities today. Founded as one of the first integrated architecture and engineering firms, Albert Kahn Associates, Inc. is celebrating its 125th anniversary.

From its headquarters in Detroit, Kahn has designed and …

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Quinn Evans Promotes Austin Redding and Neubauer to Associate

ANN ARBOR, MI — Quinn Evans, an architecture firm focusing on design, historic preservation, and sustainability, announces the promotion of Stephanie Austin Redding, ASLA, and Karin Neubauer, AIA, in the Ann Arbor, Michigan, office.

Austin Redding has been promoted to Associate. She is a Landscape Architect with …

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Wolverine Building Group Expands Team

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group announces the addition of six new team members. Michael Van Schelven joins the team as a Senior Project Manager, Alan Bussey as a Superintendent, Matthew Moilanen as a Carpenter, Travis Wierenga as an Iron Worker, and Donald Norton and Kristopher Bostic as a …

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Manitou Group Names Nartish as Vice President of Sales and Marketing of Manitou North America

WEST BEND, WI — Manitou Group announces the appointment of Ilmars Nartish to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Manitou North America, effective immediately.

“We are excited to welcome Ilmars to Manitou North America. With more than 13 years working with Manitou Group, his knowledge …

Caterpillar Signs Agreement to Acquire Weir Oil & Gas

DEERFIELD, IL — Caterpillar Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire the Oil & Gas Division (Weir Oil & Gas) of the Weir Group PLC, a Scotland-based global engineering business. Headquartered near Fort Worth, Texas, Weir Oil & Gas produces a full line of pumps, flow iron, consumable parts, …

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Hyundai Construction Equipment Adds United Truck Sales to Growing North American Distribution Network

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI — Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas announces the expansion of its North American authorized dealer network with the addition of United Truck Sales. United Truck Sales is a tractor, trailer, and heavy truck dealership located in Clinton Township, Michigan, and will be focusing specifically on Hyundai compact …

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John Deere Power Systems Announces Leadership Changes

WATERLOO, IA — John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) announces a change to its leadership team in response to the planned retirement of David Hoffman, who acted as Director of Worldwide Marketing, Sales, and Customer Support.

After more than 41 years of service at John Deere, Hoffman has announced his …

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Quinn Evans Promotes Henriksen and Anderson

ANN ARBOR, MI — Quinn Evans, an architectural, planning, and historic preservation firm, announces that Jennifer Henriksen, AIA, has been promoted to Principal, and Devan Anderson, AIA, has been promoted to Senior Associate. The promotions are among nearly two dozen recently announced throughout the firm’s six offices. …

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Clark Announces Promotions of Suchan and Hewitt

DETROIT, MI — Clark Construction Company announces two strategic promotions to their executive leadership team: Janice Suchan, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP and Laurelyn Hewitt, SPHR, SHRM-SCP.

Suchan is promoted to Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. She holds a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Detroit Mercy, …

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Curry Supply Adds Hendricks as National Account Manager

ST. AUGUSTINE, FL — Curry Supply welcomes Forest Hendricks to the sales team as National Account Manager. Hendricks joins Curry Supply’s national account, bringing a focus on heavy machinery and the railroad industry. With his experience in rail, he will work toward further developing Curry Supply’s presence in the top …

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Morbark Announces Boehler as Successor to Herr

WINN, MI — Morbark, a manufacturer of equipment used in forestry, recycling, tree care, landscaping, sawmill, and biomass markets, announces the appointment of Bradley Boehler as the successor to former Vice President of Alamo Group’s Forestry and Tree Care Business Unit and President of Morbark Holdings, Dave …

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Hilti Exoskeleton Improves Performance and Safety

In construction there’s always a couple of major concerns on the jobsite – performance and safety. Strangely, as performance slips so does the on-the-job safety factor.

Any job function that requires a construction worker to keep their arms raised up and over their head is where this risk is a …

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Gundlach Champion Announces Kaczmarek as New President

IRON MOUNTAIN, MI — Stanley C. Kaczmarek has been promoted to President of Gundlach Champion, Inc. (GCI). He began his career at GCI 22 years ago as an Estimator. Kaczmarek was promoted to Chief Estimator and was responsible for all preconstruction services. In 2019, he was promoted to Senior Vice …

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OHM Advisors’ Stidam Wins 2020 ACEC National Scholarship

SOUTHFIELD, MI — Alisha Stidam, an Engineer in OHM Advisors’ Municipal Engineering group, won the $10,000 Jim Kleinfelder Scholarship from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) alongside eight other general scholarship winners across the nation. These scholarships are awarded annually to students pursuing their bachelor’s or master’s …

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Vacuworx Welcomes Cunningham as Senior Director of Sales

TULSA, OK — Vacuworx welcomes Charlie Cunningham to the North America sales and leadership teams as Senior Director of Sales.

Cunningham brings more than two decades of experience with sales, marketing, and business development activities. He recently spent 15 years with Astec Industries, Inc. As Vice President of Sales with …

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Komatsu Commits to Supporting Feeding America as National Partner in COVID-19 Response Efforts

CHICAGO, IL — More than 37 million Americans face hunger each year and as the COVID-19 pandemic pushes an additional 17 million Americans into food insecurity, Komatsu’s North American business units are partnering with Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, to donate up to $250,000 to support …

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Deere Board Elects Stone as President, Worldwide Construction & Forestry and Power Systems

MOLINE, IL — Deere & Company (DE) announces that its Board of Directors elected John Stone to the position of President, Worldwide Construction & Forestry and Power Systems. He will be responsible for the overall management and performance of the company's construction and forestry operations throughout the world and for …

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Roncelli, Inc. Appoints Gino Roncelli as Vice President

STERLING HEIGHTS, MI — Roncelli, Inc. appoints Gino Roncelli as the construction company’s new Vice President. Before being named Vice President, Gino served in executive positions for Roncelli, Inc. as Principal and General Counsel, building business opportunities in the Detroit construction market.

Gino brings a business degree from the University …

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PALFINGER Appoints Cavaggioni as New Vice President Sales and Service for North America Region

TIFFIN, OH — PALFINGER announces the official appointment of Alberto Cavaggioni as the company’s new Vice President of Sales and Service for the North America Region.

Cavaggioni has been appointed Vice President Sales and Service for the North America Region as of March 23, 2020. He will be a member …

ACEC/Michigan Announces Board of Directors and Wheatley as New President

LANSING, MI — The American Council of Engineering Companies/Michigan (ACEC/M) announces Jack Wheatley, PE, from ROWE Professional Services Company as its 2020-2021 President.

Wheatley is Vice President and Director of Corporate Marketing at ROWE Professional Services Company, and he has two Bachelor of Science degrees from Michigan State University …

Hilti Among Industry Leaders to Launch 2020 Construction Startup Competition

PLANO, TX — “You are the missing piece.” With this slogan five global players of the construction industry invite all entrepreneurs worldwide with innovative construction solutions to participate in this year’s edition of the Construction Startup Competition. Startups willing to play a crucial role in the transformation of the construction …

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Eaton RESA Gains AED Foundation High School Recognition

SCHAUMBURG, IL — The Associated Equipment Distributors Foundation (AEDF) announces the recognition of the Heavy Equipment Technology Program at Eaton Regional Education Service Agency (RESA) located in Charlotte, Michigan.

“We are pleased that Eaton RESA has chosen to demonstrate its commitment to academic excellence and continuous improvement through the process …

CSDA Elects 2020 Officers and Board of Directors

ST. PETERSBURG, FL — The Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) announces new Officers and Board Members. The election took place via email and mail-in ballots and results were announced at a recent board meeting, which took place through Zoom, as the association’s planned 48th Annual Convention was cancelled due …

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ACEC/Michigan Member Cooper Elected to ACEC National Position

DETROIT, MI — The American Council of Engineering Companies announces Michael Cooper, PE, from Harley Ellis Devereaux, as its 2020-2022 Executive Committee Vice Chair.

Cooper is President and Managing Principal of Harley Ellis Devereaux, a national architecture, engineering, and planning firm. He has been involved in complex building …

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Construction Industry Veteran Lumpkins to Retire from KOBELCO USA

KATY, TX — KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA announces that George Lumpkins, General Manager of Marketing, General Service Manager, and Product Developer Manager retired at the end of May 2020. Lumpkins is a professional with a 45-year career in the construction equipment business, with over 26 years with KOBELCO.

“George …

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Construction Association of Michigan Inducts New Chairman, Three New Members to its Board of Directors

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI — At the 134th Annual Meeting of the Construction Association of Michigan (CAM), the association's new Officers and Directors who will serve on the 2020 Board of Directors were installed.

CAM's new 2020 Chairman of the Board is Samuel J. Ruegsegger III, Project Executive, The Christman …

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Knibbe, Principal at Quinn Evans, Retires

DETROIT, MI — Elisabeth Knibbe, FAIA, LEED AP, a Principal with Quinn Evans, announces her retirement after a 40-year career in architecture. Knibbe is recognized as a pioneer in the practice of historic preservation, noted in particular for her work in the repurposing of aging, underutilized buildings in order …

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Dynapac Names Hyland Director of Sales for Key & Governmental Accounts

FORT MILL, SC — Tim Hyland returned to Dynapac recently as the Director of Sales for Key & Governmental Accounts, working with those customers on sales of the entire Dynapac lineup that includes pavers, feeders, and compaction equipment. He is be based at Dynapac’s North American headquarters in Fort Mill, …

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Pitzer Hands Over Responsibility of Liebherr US Market to Bilgeri

Newport News, VA — On April 1, 2020, Daniel Pitzer changed position and moved to the Liebherr headquarters for mobile and crawler cranes in Ehingen, Germany, becoming Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the mobile and crawler crane division. His successor in charge of the U.S. market for the mobile and …

AGC of Michigan Names 2020 Apprentices of the Year

PLYMOUTH, MI — The Associated General Contractors of Michigan (AGC of Michigan) awarded six construction skilled trades apprentices and their mentors with the Apprentice of the Year Awards and Outstanding Construction Mentor Awards, respectively, and two contractors with the Cornerstone Award for Construction Training Excellence at the association’s Annual Meeting …

Saginaw Contractor To Lead Statewide Construction Association

PLYMOUTH, MI — The Associated General Contractors of Michigan (AGC of Michigan) recently elected Trace Hendrick, Project Director of Saginaw-based R.C. Hendrick & Son, as Chairman of the association’s board of directors.

“I am honored and humbled to follow in the footsteps of both my grandfather and father …

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Governor Whitmer Appoints Alade to the International Authority for Gordie Howe International Bridge Project

LANSING, MI — Governor Gretchen Whitmer appoints David Alade to the International Authority for the Gordie Howe International Bridge project.

“David is bringing his extensive professional background and skillset to the International Authority for the Gordie Howe International Bridge project,” Whitmer said. “His expertise will be crucial, and I know …

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Manitowoc Appoints All State Crane and Rigging as Potain Self-Erecting Crane Dealer

HOLLAND, MI — Manitowoc Cranes has appointed All State Crane and Rigging (All State) as the newest Potain self-erecting crane dealer in the U.S. Based in Holland, Michigan, the company will sell and rent the entire range of Potain self-erecting cranes, as well as offer parts, service and training. All …

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President of HED Elected as a Vice Chair of the ACEC National Executive Committee

SOUTHFIELD, MI — HED President Michael Cooper, PE has been elected to serve as a Vice Chair of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Executive Committee.

A federation of 52 state and regional groups, ACEC is made up of more than 5,600 engineering firms and affiliate members, employing over …

Wolverine Building Group Expands Team with Addition of Seven New Employees

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group announces the addition of seven new team members. Cliff Kilboy joins the team as a Senior Project Manager, David de Velder and John Lafrinere as Project Managers, Timothy Thome as Preconstruction Manager and Mitchell Japowicz, Lee Purches and Timothy Clogg as Superintendents. …

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Dynapac North America Announces New Vice President of Operations

FORT MILL, SC — Dynapac North America LLC, a manufacturer of high-tech rollers for asphalt and soil applications, pavers and feeders, welcomes Jason Ammon back to the Dynapac team as Vice President of Product Support & Operations.

Ammon is based in the Fort Mill, South Carolina, office reporting to …

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Folds Grand Rapids Receives Final Donation in Egan $100k Community Giveaway

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Mechanical contractor and fabricator Andy J. Egan Co. (Egan) presented the final $10,000 in the Egan $100k Community Giveaway to local veterans’ organization, Folds Grand Rapids. With the donation, Egan completed its commitment to donate $100,000 to West Michigan charities during the company’s 100th anniversary year. …

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Trimble Announces Painter as New President, CEO

SUNNYVALE, CA — Trimble announces that its Board of Directors has unanimously elected Robert G. Painter to succeed Steven W. Berglund as President and CEO of Trimble effective January 4, 2020, the first day of Trimble's 2020 fiscal year. Painter will also join the Trimble Board of Directors on January …

Barton Malow Earns Award for Community Initiatives at Best and Brightest Ceremony

DETROIT, MI — Barton Malow was recognized as one of 13 Elite winners at the annual Metro Detroit’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For awards celebration at The Henry Autograph Collection in Dearborn, Michigan. Barton Malow was also recognized as one of the Best Companies to Work For.

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HNTB’s Barbaresso Elected to ITS World Congress Hall of Fame

DETROIT, MI — Jim Barbaresso, HNTB National Practice Leader ITS and Emerging Mobility Solutions, Senior Vice President and HNTB Fellow, has been elected to the ITS World Congress Hall of Fame as the 2019 Americas winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award. He received the award at the ITS World …

Quinn Evans Expands Staff in Michigan

DETROIT, MI — Quinn Evans, an architecture and design firm, has expanded its staff in Detroit and Ann Arbor. The new employees will support the firm’s growing practice in architecture, planning, urban revitalization and infill, adaptive use, landscape architecture and historic preservation. Currently, the firm has close to 60 …

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Heart of Walbridge Awards Showcase Dedication, Hard Work, Innovation

DETROIT, MI — The Heart of Walbridge Awards are a chance to celebrate project dedication, hard work and innovation on job sites and offices throughout the country.

This year awards were given to a record-number of 13 employees and subcontractors for their benefit to Walbridge, a global construction company headquartered …

Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber Announces New Name and Brand

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber (FTC&H), an engineering, architecture, environmental and construction management firm, announces its new company name and brand. Moving to a name more embraced by its staff and clients — Fishbeck — reflects the current expansion and progression of the company. With locations …

Neph Promoted to Chief Engineer at Mackinac Bridge

ST. IGNACE, MI — The Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA) has found its new Chief Bridge Engineer: longtime Assistant Bridge Engineer Julie Neph.

Neph, who has been with the MBA for the majority of her career, will begin her new role on November 3.

"I'm thrilled to see Julie in …

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McCann Industries is Named a Case Diamond Dealer for Second Consecutive Year

ADDISON, IL — McCann Industries, Inc. announces that the company has been named a Diamond Dealer by CASE Construction for the second consecutive year. The award was bestowed on only 13 dealers and recognizes organizations in North America for excellence in five categories: sales performance, marketing and communications, product support, …

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Susan Mast ALS Foundation to Fund Voice Preservation Program with Donation from Andy J. Egan Co.

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Mechanical contractor and fabricator Andy J. Egan Co. (Egan) announces that the Susan Mast ALS Foundation is this month’s $10,000 recipient in the Egan $100k Community Giveaway. The donation continues the company’s commitment to celebrate its 100th Anniversary by donating $100,000 to West Michigan charities in …

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Barton Malow Honored with Pair of Awards for Commitment to Supplier Diversity

NOVI, MI — Barton Malow’s Community Engagement team was recently honored with a pair of awards recognizing its commitment to supplier diversity.

Barton Malow was recognized as the “Best in Class” winner at the 19th Annual Great Lakes Women’s Business Council Excellence in Supplier Diversity Awards Ceremony Luncheon, held …

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SmithGroup Adds Attarian to Leadership Team as Urban Design and Mobility Specialist

DETROIT, MI — SmithGroup, an integrated design firm, has hired Urban Design and Mobility specialist Janet Attarian, AIA, LEED AP BD+C at its Detroit, Michigan, office. A nationally recognized authority in transportation policy creation, neighborhood development and sustainable infrastructure, Attarian will work closely with multi-disciplinary team members within the …

Pettibone X-Series Service School Offers Hands-On Training for Dealers

BARAGA, MI — Pettibone/Traverse Lift, LLC has launched a new X-Series Service School program to provide live, in-person machine training opportunities for members of its dealer network. Hosted by Pettibone dealers at various regional locations, the service school is specifically focused on Pettibone’s next gen X-Series Extendo and Traverse telehandlers. …

Seiler Instrument Geospatial Hosts Annual Open Houses

MILWAUKEE, WI — Throughout the summer of 2019, Seiler Instrument continued their tradition of hosting open houses and customer appreciation days at their locations throughout the Midwest. Seiler’s Geospatial and CAD staff, along with several vendor representatives from Trimble, Spectra Precision, Autodesk and more were on hand at …

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ACEC/Michigan Elects New President and Board of Directors

LANSING, MI — The American Council of Engineering Companies/Michigan (ACEC/M) announces that Steven Gravlin, PE, PS, of Michael Baker International, as its 2019-2020 President.

Gravlin was born and raised in Michigan and is a product of Michigan Lutheran Seminary, University of Michigan, Michigan Technological University and California State …

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Seiler Instrument Asset Purchase Expands Survey and Technology Services to Michigan

DETROIT, MI — Seiler Instrument & Manufacturing Company Inc. acquired the assets of Midwest Survey Supply and Michigan Surveyors Supply operations in Detroit and Lansing, Michigan. The offices in Detroit and Lansing will add to the existing geospatial offices Seiler operates in St. Louis, Kansas City, Omaha, Milwaukee and Indianapolis. …

Somerset CPAs and Advisors Launches 2019 Construction Industry Survey

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Somerset CPAs and Advisors will be launching their 2019 Construction Industry Financial Performance and Salary & Benefits Survey. This industry-specific survey provides information about the financial standing of the national construction community, outlining salaries and benefits by position, balance sheets, statements of operations and other information as …

Michigan Students Take Top Honors at National Bridge Event

LANSING, MI — Michigan middle and high school students recently competed against budding engineers from around the United States at the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials' (AASHTO) 17th Annual TRAC Bridge Challenge competition in Park City, Utah. The Michigan teams took six of the top nine …

Efficiency Production Hosts 12th Annual Municipal Safety Day for Michigan DPW Personnel

MASON, MI — Efficiency Production recently hosted Municipal Safety Day for Michigan communities’ Departments of Public Works (DPW) and Water Department personnel. Offering training sessions at the event were the Michigan Occupational Safety & Health Administration (MIOSHA), FallTech, AIS Equipment Company, F.D. Lake and Jack Doheny Companies; …

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Southeastern Equipment Hires Burket as New Regional Sales Manager


CAMBRIDGE, OH — Southeastern Equipment Company announces that Brian Burket is the new Regional Sales Manager for Southeastern’s Michigan branches. Burket’s responsibilities include managing the regional sales team, overseeing the branches’ parts and service departments and ensuring that customers receive excellent service.

“We are extremely excited that Brian joined the …

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Longtime Executive Secretary Sweeney Retires

LANSING, MI — While he grew up in St. Ignace seeing the Mackinac Bridge nearly every day, Bob Sweeney couldn't have known that one day he would be responsible for the operation and maintenance of it. And yet, as the former Executive Secretary of the Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA), that's …

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Liebherr’s Mining Equipment Division Adds American State Equipment to Dealer Network

NEWPORT NEWS, VA — Liebherr USA, Co. Mining Equipment Division has added American State Equipment to its dealer network. American State holds the distinction of being the longest tenured Liebherr equipment dealer in the United States. The company will serve Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin and parts of Illinois and Indiana.
“We …

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Buck & Knobby Hosts Customer Appreciation Day

OTTOWA LAKE, MI — Buck & Knobby Equipment Company and its Outdoor Power Equipment division were hosts for the annual Customer Appreciation Day at the Ottawa Lake location in Michigan this spring. The event gave the employees of Buck & Knobby a chance to say thank you to their customers …

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State Transportation Director Ajegba Receives Pioneer Award from COMTO

SOUTHFIELD, MI — State Transportation Director Paul C. Ajegba was recently honored by the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) at its annual Pioneer Award Dinner in Southfield. Ajegba received COMTO's highest honor, the 2019 Pioneer Award, for his work in encouraging and promoting diversity in the transportation industry and …

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National Demolition Association Elects Godek as New President

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Demolition Association (NDA) announces that Chris Godek of New England Yankee Construction, LLC, in Milford, Connecticut, has been elected the new President of NDA for the 2019-2021 term. The National Demolition Association is an association for demolition professionals, representing nearly 500 demolition companies throughout …

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TowerPinkster Adds Four New Shareholders: Adamczyk, Iseminger, VanWormer and Verhulst

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — TowerPinkster, an employee-owned multi-discipline architecture, engineering and interior design firm, announces the advancement of four employees to join the shareholder group at the firm as Associates. The four team members include Greg Adamczyk, Shelbi Iseminger, Yvonne VanWormer and Zach Verhulst.
“Greg, Shelbi, …

Ritchie Bros. Appoints Jeter as President of Upstream & Emerging Businesses, Taylor as Chief Sales Officer

VANCOUVER, BC — Ritchie Bros. announces an organizational realignment in North America. Jeff Jeter is appointed President of Upstream & Emerging Businesses, and Kari Taylor is appointed Chief Sales Officer, U.S. Regions.
Jeter’s responsibilities will include driving the Upstream business by rolling out RB Asset Solutions in the U.S., …

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Caterpillar Appoints Younessi as Lead of Construction Industries


DEERFIELD, IL — Ramin Younessi will replace Tom Pellette to lead Caterpillar’s Construction Industries segment. Younessi is currently the Group President of Energy & Transportation, and he has more than 30 years of leadership inside and outside of Caterpillar. He will now be responsible for the company’s earthmoving, excavation, building …

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Volvo CE Names Alta Equipment 2018 Dealer of the Year

DETROIT, MI — Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) North America has named Alta Equipment Company (Alta Equipment) the 2018 Dealer of the Year. The Detroit, Michigan-based company demonstrated outstanding performance over the last year, when it intensified its efforts to improve customers’ experiences and entered a new market, Illinois, reinforcing …

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State Transportation Director Ajegba Earns Lifetime Achievement Award

DETROIT, MI — State Transportation Director Paul C. Ajegba was recently honored by the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) with the very first "Transportation and Infrastructure Special Interest Group Lifetime Achievement Award." He earned the recognition at the NSBE's 45th annual convention held in Detroit.
The new award celebrates …

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Wolverine Building Group Appoints Guyton as New Vice President of Human Resources

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wolverine Building Group announces the addition of Deborah Guyton, Vice President of Human Resources, to its team. Guyton is the second woman that Aaron Jonker and Curt Mulder have added to their leadership team since becoming owners in January 2018.
Guyton has more than 30 …

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Minnich Manufacturing Announces Top Dealers of 2018

MANSFIELD, OH — Minnich Manufacturing, a manufacturer of concrete dowel pin drills, concrete vibrators and vibrator monitoring systems, announces its top dealers of 2018 according to sales performance.
Top Minnich dealers for 2018 include:

  • Top Overall Dealer and Midwest Region Top Dealer: Logan Contractors Supply, Inc. (Des Moines, Iowa) …
Caterpillar Announces Officer Changes of Bluth, Weiss and Hoenes


DEERFIELD, IL — Caterpillar Inc. announces officer changes to further support execution of the enterprise strategy, including an emphasis on the company’s focus on services. All changes became effective on May 1.
Tom Bluth, who was most recently Vice President of the Innovation & Technology Development Division (ITDD), has …

ABC Honors Contractors Leading the Industry in Safety Performance

LONG BEACH, CA — Associated Builders and Contractors announces the winners of the 2018 National Safety Excellence Awards during the 29th annual Excellence in Construction Awards at ABC Convention 2019 in Long Beach, California. A total of 42 ABC member companies were recognized for their safety performance.
The National Safety …