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  • Senior housing community in Ottawa County completes $32 million expansion

    Senior housing community in Ottawa County completes $32 million expansion

    November 21, 2022

    OTTAWA COUNTY, MI — Waterford Place, a senior housing community in Jenison, has completed a $32 million expansion that includes a four-story, 62-unit apartment building and 20 villas each containing two-bedrooms, two-bathrooms and a two-stall garage. The completion of this third phase of Waterford Place, The Glens South, was announced this week. Ben Leavell, executive […]

  • The Game Evolves: MCOY

    The Game Evolves: MCOY

    September 1, 2022

    BY AMERICAN SUBCONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION OF MICHIGANThursday, September 01, 2022 12:54pm If you’re not adapting, you’re failing. That was the message during this year’s Michigan Contractor of the Year (MCOY) Awards, hosted yesterday evening at the LMCU Ballpark in Comstock Park. With rising inflation, supply chain hiccups, labor shortages and myriad other factors, modern-day construction firms are bombarded […]

  • Lakeshore Advantage – Investor Spotlight

    Lakeshore Advantage – Investor Spotlight

    August 23, 2022

    Lakeshore Advantage recently highlighted EV Construction’s Vice President of Project Development, John Parker in a recent post. Click here to read the article.  

  • EHS On Tap E119: Tony Roussey

    EHS On Tap E119: Tony Roussey

    July 26, 2022

    On episode 119 of EHS On Tap, Tony Roussey, chief operating officer of EV Construction, talks about his company’s safety philosophy. Tony Roussey is the Chief Operating Officer and former Safety Director for EV Construction, a nationally recognized construction management firm. For 54 years, Roussey has worked with staff, customers, architects and trade contractors to […]

  • EV Construction launches ‘Shark Tank’

    EV Construction launches ‘Shark Tank’

    May 26, 2022

    A Holland-based construction firm launched a summer program for students to explore and develop business ideas. EV Construction announced its Young Entrepreneur Scholarship (Y.E.S.) program, which will provide $10,000 for employees’ children to develop business structures and ideas with mentor help. Y.E.S. is eligible to children in grades four through 12 whose parents currently are […]

  • Construction company unveils ice cream truck

    Construction company unveils ice cream truck

    May 11, 2022

    HOLLAND, Mich. — One West Michigan construction company is using sweet treats to show appreciation to its staff and clients. 13 ON YOUR SIDE stopped by EV Construction in Holland to check out their newest truck, though it works a lot differently than most of their equipment. No, it’s not your typical ice cream truck. EV Construction […]

  • Tommy’s Express Breaks Ground in Westland

    Tommy’s Express Breaks Ground in Westland

    May 5, 2022

    GROUNDBREAKING – National car wash brand Tommy’s Express is pleased to announce a new car wash will be built in Westland. Breaking ground Thursday, May 5th, they anticipate opening in early 2023. Located at 37401 Ford Road, the car wash will be on the southwest corner of Ford and Newburgh Roads, across from the Shell Gas Station […]

  • Quality control programs will reduce warranty risk

    Quality control programs will reduce warranty risk

    January 31, 2022

    Across many industries and building types, the pace of construction projects is increasing due to the high demand for new space. Without a strict plan for quality control and assurance, accelerating the construction process can lead to mistakes and costly warranty work. Repairs following a building opening can be expensive, disruptive and, in many cases, […]

  • 2021 Newsmaker: Mike Novakoski

    2021 Newsmaker: Mike Novakoski

    January 25, 2022

    EV Construction President and CEO Mike Novakoski was busy in 2021 as he oversaw the completion of a series of projects. The construction company served as the general contractor for the $19 million Mercy Health Lab Norton Shores facility. It spans 42,000 square feet and offers primary care, behavioral health, X-ray, lab services, pharmacy, urgent care services, laser […]

  • EV Construction bringing new car washes to West Michigan

    EV Construction bringing new car washes to West Michigan

    January 13, 2022

    A Holland-based construction company is partnering with Quality Car Wash (QCW) and Tommy’s Express to build five new car wash locations in West Michigan. EV Construction is building two new QCW locations in Norton Shores and Holland, as well as three Tommy’s Express locations that all are expected to open this year. QCW Norton Shores […]