Despite ongoing concerns about a talent gap, employment in West Michigan’s construction industry continues to rise.
SPRING LAKE — The residential housing boom in downtown Grand Rapids has led one West Michigan manufacturer of commercial casework and other custom furniture to shift its focus.
The airspace above West Michigan could become considerably more crowded now that a new federal ruling makes it easier for companies to use drones.
West Michigan’s construction executives hold to the notion that the region’s industry will continue to accelerate for the foreseeable future, despite increasing concerns of a broader economic slowdown.
Despite a number of recent global and national industry reports pointing to potential slowdowns in the construction sector, West Michigan contractors say they remain busy and confident for the foreseeable future.