Construction Company Announces Change in CEO
Hannah Poturalski, Cleveland Business Journal
One of central Ohio's largest construction companies continues to transition its leadership team.
As part of its recent three-year strategic plan, Shook Construction in Moraine has named Chris Halapy as the new CEO. He was promoted to president in May 2019, and takes over...
Warren Roofing Collaborates with Bricklayers Training Center, Tremco and Int'l Masonry Institute on Roof-to-Wall Connections
Warren Roofing collaborates with architects, manufacturers and tradesmen to investigate methodologies for roof-to-wall connections. Three saddle flashing mock-ups were constructed to demonstrate the importance of the roof-to-wall connection, proper product application and sequencing of trades.
Courtney Behm’s Impact on ACE Cleveland
How This Founding Member Helped Grow ACE Cleveland, from 15 Students to 200 Annually - Courtney Behm’s Impact on the ACE Mentor Program of Cleveland.“ACE is truly one of the things I am most proud of in my career and seeing the impact it has had on the Cleveland community. The first local ACE session in...
How to Deal with the Effects of COVID-19 on Project Sites
Nora Loftus, Frantz Ward
As the construction industry faces many challenges due to the wide-ranging effects of the COVID-19 epidemic, we continue to provide real-time answers to assist our clients in effectively responding to a quickly changing situation. Here you will find questions that we have answered for our construction...
Dave Boyer Promoted to Regional Vice President of Rudolph Libbe Group in Cleveland Area
Dave Boyer, of Bay Village, has been promoted to regional vice president for the Rudolph Libbe Group in northeast Ohio.
Boyer has worked in the northeast Ohio construction industry for 26 years. In 2004, he joined Rudolph Libbe Group as a project manager. Two years later, he started the company’s Cleveland-...
Cleveland Building Restoration and Bricklayers Local 5 Team up to Give Lake View Cemetery’s Stone a New Life
By Company 119
Rolling hills nestling two picturesque lakes, gorgeous buildings constructed by master craftsmen who built from stone to model structures in Europe, and winding roads weaving their way through a landscape filled with the changing colors of fall. Who would ever guess that these sentences are being used to describe a cemetery...
Creating 'Cultural Change in Construction'
By Lewis Rice, Properties Magazine
The Contractors Assistance Association (CAA) celebrated its 10th anniversary in fine fashion last month at the Intercontinental Hotel on Cleveland Clinic's main campus. More than 200 diverse construction professionals representing owners, public officials, contractors, organized labor and suppliers...
Construction Attorney Allison Taller Reich Appointed to the ABA Forum on Construction Law Technology Committee
Frantz Ward Blog
Frantz Ward is pleased to share that construction attorney Allison Taller Reich is appointed to the American Bar Association (ABA) Forum on Construction Law’s Technology Committee. The Technology Committee’s goal is to utilize technology to enhance the Forum experience and make the Forum’s...
Welcome Home, Cleveland Fans! Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse Holds Grand Opening Ceremony
By Natasha Anderson, Fox 8
The doors are opening at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse! The newly-transformed arena held its celebratory "Welcome Home" Grand Opening Saturday.
The new Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse features more space, amenities and more food and beverage options that are intended to bring a new energy, excitement and...
Can You Serve a Notice of Furnishing Too Early? Maybe . . .
By Melissa A. Jones, Frantz Ward
Construction project liens are critical. They can secure payment. They directly impact payment negotiations and bargaining positions. However, compliance with Ohio’s lien laws can be tricky. One mistake can be fatal.Recent developments in Ohio’s notice of furnishing (“NOF”)...