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Detroit Water and Sewerage Department and the University of Michigan Water Center to celebrate new Bioretention Gardens on city’s westside

Detroit Water and Sewerage Department and the University of Michigan Water Center to celebrate new Bioretention Gardens on city’s westside

Posted: June 27, 2016 | Category: Press Releases
The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) is leading a celebration of four “Bioretention Gardens” utilizing vacant land following demolition of houses in Detroit’s Cody Rouge neighborhood by the Detroit Land Bank Authority (DLBA). The “Bioretention Gardens” are designed to capture and soak up stormwater while beautifying the neighborhood. A brief ceremony led by Detroit ... Read More »
Beyond Beautiful

Beyond Beautiful

Posted: June 15, 2016 | Category: External Articles
Bioretention Gardens not only replace blight with beauty but also help manage the City's stormwater. Article focuses on the first bioretention garden constructed by Tooles in the Cody Rouge Neighborhood of Detroit. Read More »
Source: University Research Corridor (URC)
Dearborn razing famous fountain for vet memorial

Dearborn razing famous fountain for vet memorial

Posted: March 26, 2016 | Category: External Articles
Source: Detroit News
Trades burnish old cigar factory for new use by the Lear Corp.

Trades burnish old cigar factory for new use by the Lear Corp.

Posted: March 18, 2016
Article From the Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council showcases the effort made by Lear Corporation, Tooles Contracting Group LLC, their subcontractors and the trades union workers to restore the 129-year old building located on 119 State Street in Detroit. Read More »
Source: Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council
Tooles Contracting Group wins $28M contract for concrete work at new Detroit Events Center

Tooles Contracting Group wins $28M contract for concrete work at new Detroit Events Center

Posted: January 22, 2016 | Category: External Articles
At the recommendation of Olympia Development of Michigan, the Detroit Downtown Development Authority has approved new multi-million dollar contracts for future work on the new Detroit Events Center, future home of the Detroit Red Wings. Read More »
Source: forconstructionpros.com
Lafayette Urban Garden, Detroit, MI

Lafayette Urban Garden, Detroit, MI

Posted: January 17, 2016 | Category: Featured News
Tooles Contracting Group completed this project in less than 30 days on a fast-track schedule from site excavation to final completion. Several artistic elements were added to the project including acustom-made bike rack, planter boxes and sitting areas. Tooles was also responsible for various value engineering alternatives that led to significant cost savings.Read more in ... Read More »
Red Wings Arena is more than paycheck for its builders

Red Wings Arena is more than paycheck for its builders

Posted: October 2, 2015 | Category: External Articles
For Tooles employee John Perkins, a 22-year-old apprentice carpenter, the new Detroit Red Wings arena under construction near downtown Detroit is more than a paycheck. It's also the fulfillment of this born-and-raised Detroiter's dream of making more of himself and his hometown. Read More »
Source: Detroit Free Press
Members-only technical tour:  John D. Dingell Transit Center

Members-only technical tour: John D. Dingell Transit Center

Posted: July 22, 2015 | Category: External Articles
The Dingell Center is a high-tech transportation hub that connects rail, bus and taxi services, plus a link to a 20-mile-long non-motorized greenway. It also offers direct service to southeast Michigan’s No. 1 tourist attraction, The Henry Ford. Read More »
Source: Engineering Society of Detroit
Tooles Contracting & Clark Construction win Build Michigan Award for construction of new Detroit high school

Tooles Contracting & Clark Construction win Build Michigan Award for construction of new Detroit high school

Posted: February 23, 2013 | Category: External Articles
The Michigan Chapter of Associated General Contractors (AGC) awarded Tooles Contracting and Clark Construction a 2013 Build Michigan Award for the construction of New East English Village Preparatory Academy in Detroit, Mich. The award was presented on Friday, February 22, 2013, at the Firekeepers Casino & Hotel in Battle Creek, Mich. Read More »
Source: Clark Construction Company
Neighborhood Legal Services Michigan Partners with Habitat for Humanity Detroit and Tooles Contracting Group, LLC to Assist DPS Parents with Affordable Housing in the Morningside Development

Neighborhood Legal Services Michigan Partners with Habitat for Humanity Detroit and Tooles Contracting Group, LLC to Assist DPS Parents with Affordable Housing in the Morningside Development

Posted: April 27, 2012 | Category: External Articles
Neighborhood Legal Services Michigan announced a partnership with Habitat for Humanity Detroit and Tooles Contracting Group, LLC to assist Detroit Public Schools parents in securing affordable housing on the city’s east side. Read More »
Source: Detroit Public Schools Community District Website