November 26, 2014

American Builders 2017 to Host Business Outreach Event

Braves Business Outreach


American Builders 2017 will host a business outreach event to inform the business community about the SunTrust Park construction project. Vendors, subcontractors and suppliers are invited to attend to learn about the project’s construction needs and requirements as well as the bidding process.

WHAT:    SunTrust Park Business Outreach Event

November 19, 2014

Tekla Honors Barton Malow with 2014 North America BIM Award

Southfield, MI –– Tekla has awarded Barton Malow the 2014 North America BIM Award in the Concrete category for its use of the Tekla software on the DAYTONA Rising project at the Daytona International Speedway. Tekla holds the BIM awards competition annually to recognize the innovative use of the software in the categories of Concrete, Steel, and BIM.

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.