Awards

Miron project wins 2018 Commercial Design Award from In Business magazine

Posted on Apr 4, 2018

University of Wisconsin–Madison Memorial Union Redevelopment Phase II & Alumni Park wins Project of the Year, Best New Development or Renovation – Mixed Use, Best Outdoor Landscaping Project: When UW–Madison set out to redevelop the Memorial Union, one of the most beloved, historic spots on […]

Food Processing

Local partnership presents inaugural Food Energy Forum

Posted on Apr 3, 2018

The inaugural Food Energy Forum was recently held at Miron Construction Co., Inc.’s headquarters in Neenah, Wisconsin, in partnership with Focus on Energy and the Midwest Food Products Association. More than 90 food industry engineers, managers, and owners participated in the event, which provided a […]

Education

Miron Construction hosts free workshop to promote green and healthy schools

Posted on Dec 27, 2017

Miron Construction Co., Inc., in partnership with the Wisconsin Center for Environmental Education and the Meemic Foundation, recently hosted a free workshop for area school teachers, staff and administrators to learn how to incorporate more green and healthy initiatives into their schools. The health and […]

Miron Construction gives voice to Wisconsin’s business needs for environmental education

Posted on Dec 27, 2017

Theresa Lehman, director of sustainable services at Miron Construction Co., Inc., declared her thoughts on environmental education to the State Department of Public Instruction (DPI) during its Standards Council Meeting about the importance of environmental education (EE) when it comes to Wisconsin’s business needs. EE […]

Sustainability

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 […]

Sustainability

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 […]