Tag: Detroit


$3B in construction projects fuel downtown Detroit’s growth

November 7, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

The report noted that Detroit will soon host a variety of high-profile events, including the Midwest Regional round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, and the Final Four of the tournament in 2027. It will also host the 2024 NFL […]

Construction Processes, Financial, Interaction of Expertise

Detroit-area I-75 to see $799M of construction through 2023, part of $1.6B modernization

January 28, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

The MDOT’s original plan was to award as many as five separate contracts for the 18-mile I-75 modernization. The decision to divide the project into three pieces and hand over Segment 3 to Oakland Corridor Partners — John Laing Investment […]

Construction Processes, Design, Financial

Detroit mixed-use high-rise could be one of tallest in US

October 5, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

The tower is one of four Gilbert projects totaling more than $2 billion that the Michigan Economic Development Corp. cleared for $618 million in brownfield redevelopment financing through the Michigan Strategic Initiative. The other three projects are the $830 million […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Many DC projects don’t comply with local hiring mandate

July 2, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

Other local governments have no problem enforcing local hiring mandates and levying large fines against contractors that miss the mark. Detroit fined contractors working on the $868 million Little Caesars Arena, now home to the NHL’s Red Wings hockey team […]