Wellness

Sitting is the New Smoking

Posted on May 16, 2018

People are sitting more than ever. While technology has made things more convenient, it has also made us more sedentary. The effect of this type of stationary lifestyle doesn’t just impact us physically, with weakened muscles, weight gain/obesity, and chronic diseases, but also emotionally, putting […]

Education

April 2018 Referenda – PASSED!

Posted on Apr 25, 2018

We’re celebrating! This month, three of Miron’s partner school districts were successful in their referendum endeavors. In total, $61,730,000 in school funding was passed (which includes a private $12 million donation). THANK YOU to the diverse teams of district, school board, and community members for your […]

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 […]

Virtual Construction

Doing More, Better, with Less: The Possibilities of Automation in Virtual Construction

Posted on Mar 21, 2018

Automation. Machine Learning. Artificial Intelligence. Robotics. These are all words that create strong emotions in people. Some embrace them as innovative and exciting concepts; others view them with trepidation. In each case, questions about their role in the future of work are driving real-time changes […]