Sustainability

A People-Focused Look into the Future of LEED/WELL

Posted on Apr 23, 2018

Recent advancements in LEED and sustainable construction are focusing more and more on people’s health and well-being. This means constructing spaces that are healthier environments for people, which aligns perfectly with Miron’s mission to affect the triple bottom line: PEOPLE, Planet, and Payback. This focus […]

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NWTC students convert trash into treasure

Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College students are getting creative to turn trash into treasure. Miron Construction hosted a special day of events in Neenah Friday ahead of Earth Day. Students in NWTC’s architectural technology program created projects using repurposed materials. The American Institute of Architects and […]

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Madison Elementary Wins Big Check for Environmental Video

Posted on Nov 16, 2017

Members of the Madison Elementary Student Senate received a check for $1,000 from Miron Construction. The school won the top prize offered by the Neenah-based Miron Construction Company in its “Be Green in ’17” contest, which encouraged staff, teachers and students at K-12 school to […]

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Menasha’s Fork Farms is changing the face of farming–and helping schools, pantries

Posted on Nov 13, 2017

This isn’t your father’s farm. Or anyone’s vision of a farm, really, outside of a science fiction novel. This “farm” of indoor plastic growing modules looks like it came off a spaceship. Fork Farms is a small, young, agriculture technology company that manufactures plastic hydroponic […]

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Light Shelves Maximize Daylighting

Posted on Oct 1, 2017

Bring natural light further into your building: Your building’s access to natural light isn’t limited to the daylight that comes through the windows. Theresa Lehman, LEED Fellow and Director of Sustainable Services for Miron Construction Co. Inc., tells how a simple horizontal surface called a […]

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Miron Construction Director of Sustainable Services earns WELL Accredited Professional and WELL Faculty, will present at sustainable education session

Posted on May 12, 2016

Miron Construction Co., Inc.’s director of sustainable services, Theresa Lehman, LEED Fellow, LEED AP-BD+C, ID+C, was recently named one of a mere 23 WELL Faculty worldwide and is one of 119 individuals who have earned the credential of WELL Accredited Professional (WELL AP™) administered by Green Business […]