The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Bush and Granholm offer a study in contrasts Wide gap illustrated between president, governor

Michigan Building Trades 
Annual Convention

Checking in: New Doubletree Hotel will add more hotel rooms, meeting space

BAY CITY - A city sorely lacking in hotel and conference space will soon be getting it in spades, as Turner Construction and the building trades proceed with construction of a new six-story, $34.5 million Doubletree Hotel and Conference Center going up downtown ..

One of our 'most respected,' Hart decides its about time to retire

"They say in some jobs you should know when to get in and when to get out. Well, It's been a good run for me. I think it's about time to get out." ..

Yet another attack on prevailing wage

The AFL-CIO Building Trades Department is reloading to fight yet another assault on the federal Davis-Bacon prevailing wage law. ..

Building trades's hard drive to construct Compuware's HQ wins accolades from owner

Sometimes it's nice to get a pat on the back. ..

'Union by choice' - Labor celebrates its day on Sept. 1

We hate to provide a reminder that Labor Day and the end of summer are quickly approaching, but they are, and we will. ..


Walbridge V.P. E.G. Clawson dies 
Walbridge-Aldinger Group Vice President E.G. Clawson, who oversaw major projects like the Compuware headquarters and the Daimler-Chrysler North American Headquarters and Technology Center, died July 22, 2003 at the age of 56 after a long battle with cancer. ..