Sustainability

Miron Construction ranks among Engineering News Record’s ‘Top 100 Green Building Contractors’

Posted on Nov 5, 2018

Miron Construction Co., Inc. recently ranked among the ‘Top 100 Green Building Contractors’ in the nation, by Engineering News Record (ENR), for leading the construction of third-party certified sustainable buildings in the United States. Over the past 10 years, Miron’s commitment to building green has […]

Sustainability

International WELL Building Institute Announces First WELL Portfolio Participants

Posted on Sep 25, 2018

The International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) announced today the first participants in WELL Portfolio™, a new streamlined pathway for WELL Certification™ for multiple new or existing buildings and tenant spaces in a single portfolio. Being released as part of the WELL v2™ pilot, the latest […]

Theresa Lehman

Sustainable Success: How sustainability paves the way to prosperity – for both individual companies and the region

Posted on Jul 27, 2018

Elected officials and the business community increasingly see sustainability as the key to the region’s economic growth. It can benefit individual businesses by reducing their annual operational and maintenance costs, enhancing the health and wellbeing of their employees, hence reducing healthcare costs, while improving their […]

Industrial

Clintonville activates new wastewater plant

Posted on Jul 13, 2018

An open house and ribbon cutting was held Wednesday for the new $10 million wastewater treatment plant in Clintonville. The city of Clintonville has provided wastewater treatment since the 1950s. The plant had operated well since the 1990 upgrade, but several pieces of equipment needed […]

Sustainability

Miron Construction builds new fire station for City of Madison

Posted on May 1, 2018

Miron Construction Co., Inc., in partnership with OPN Architects, recently began construction to build a new $6.3 million fire station for the City of Madison. The 19,000-square-foot fire station will include six pull-through apparatus bays. The public area will consist of a large break room, a […]

Sustainability

Madison Pumping Station project wins national award

Posted on Apr 24, 2018

Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District’s new Pumping Station 15 has earned the first Envision Gold Award for sustainable infrastructure in the State of Wisconsin. The award, presented by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure, rates projects based on their environmental, social and economic impacts and benefits. The location, […]

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 […]

Sustainability

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 […]