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 […]

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 […]