November 18, 2014

Daytona International Speedway Works to Complete West-End Upgrades Before Speedweeks

There's a seven-week sprint on at Daytona International Speedway for the workers on the Daytona Rising construction project to deliver fan amenities in time for Speedweeks 2015. Barton Malow is in a race against the clock to finish the west end of the $400 million project in time for January's and February's events. Awaiting final touches are 40,000 new, wider seats and assorted modern-day extras, such as escalators, upgraded restrooms and concessions.

October 28, 2014

Construction of Bloomfield Hills High School On Schedule

Due to a decreasing student population, facility maintenance costs and aging facilities, the community of Bloomfield Hills approved a bond in May 2012 to renovate the existing Andover High School in order to consolidate Lahser and Andover into one high school, creating Bloomfield Hills High School.

October 27, 2014

Barton Malow Honored with Two Supplier Diversity Awards

Southfield, MI –– Barton Malow is honored to have recently been awarded two Supplier Diversity awards - the 2014 “Emerging” - Excellence in Supplier Diversity award from the Women’s Business Council Enterprise (WBEC) – Great Lakes, and the 2014 Corporation of the Year – Construction award from the Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council (MMSDC).

October 20, 2014

Hiring Detroiters is Job No. 1 for Barton Malow

The Ilitch family's Olympia Development, and Barton Malow-Hunt-White [as lead contractor] aims to hire 30 percent Detroit-based businesses with 51 percent Detroit-based worker participation for construction of the Detroit Events Center, future home to the Detroit Red Wings.


October 17, 2014

Sand Everywhere! Orlando City Breaks Ground on New Downtown Stadium

An official groundbreaking ceremony was held for the Orlando City Soccer Club’s new stadium, and kicked-off by simulating a future game day experience. The stadium is being designed and constructed by Populous, Barton Malow, and ICON Venue Group. The state of the art venue will be home to the City beginning in the 2016 season.


Read the full article on Soccerly.

October 16, 2014

Daytona Rising Reaches Halfway Point

Officials from Daytona International Speedway, along with community leaders, construction crews, fans and state officials, gathered in the middle of the ongoing Daytona Rising project to celebrate the halfway point of a 30-month effort to remake the 55-year-old facility.

Read more about this important milestone.

September 22, 2014

Construction to Begin Sept. 25 on New Wings Arena, Entertainment District

The groundbreaking to celebrate the $650 million Detroit Red Wings arena and entertainment district will take place on September 25. Chris Ilitch, president and CEO of Ilitch Holdings Inc. said the groundbreaking will include various dignitaries and will be an elaborate ceremony, rather than the traditional shovel-in-the-ground photo op.

Read more about the fall construction schedule and project elements here.

September 22, 2014

Crews Show Signs Of Progress At New Heritage High School Site

Construction is on schedule for the new Heritage High School in Lynchburg, Virginia. Fifty eight percent of the $63.5 million budget is being spent on local contractors.

Read about the project schedule and hear about the number of local contractors involved in construction, from Barton Malow Project Manager, Brian Bass.

September 22, 2014

See the Progress on Wayne State's New $93 Million Biomedical Research Building in Detroit

The Multidisciplinary Biomedical Research Building that is redeveloping the 127,000-square-foot Dalgleish Cadillac building and transforming a city block into a research facility is also the largest construction project in Wayne State University's history.


See the progress on the Wayne State's Biomedical Research Building.

September 19, 2014

Daytona Rising Featured in ENR Southwest Sports Section

Daytona Rising was recently highlighted in the ENR Magazine Southeast Sports Section. Read more about the project, along with our history of building iconic venues for the past 80 years, in the digital edition.