Global Dow Center Project honored by the Construction Association of Michigan (CAM)
The Global Dow Center Project was selected by the Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) as one of the twelve most outstanding construction projects of 2018 and was recently honored at CAM’s 133rd Annual Meeting. The project team enjoyed a reception and lunch, followed by a keynote address from Sergeant, U.S. Army, Ret. Sammy L. Davis, a Vietnam War hero, awarded the nation’s highest military medal for valor, the Medal of Honor.
KIRCO and KIRCO MANIX were also recognized in CAM Magazine’s 2018 Special Issue. The article highlights the development and construction of the Dow Global Center in Midland, MI.
“In 320,000 man hours, KIRCO brought to life the prestigious and aesthetically appealing Dow Chemical Company World Headquarters building – a modern and dreamy empire of concrete, brick, aluminum, glass and steel structure – complete with an executive basement parking garage; mechanical penthouse; majestic, double-height lobby; conference rooms; state-of-the-art, 400-seat cafeteria, four floors of open-office work space with ergonomically enhanced furniture; huddle and break rooms; fitness center; mother’s room for nursing moms; outdoor patio; two sustainable, vegetative green roofs designed to reduce storm water; and a one-acre, decorative pond underneath an enclosed pedestrian connector leading to the Dow Visitors and Heritage Center.
KIRCO is an award-winning commercial real estate development, construction (KIRCO MANIX) and property management organization. Having planned and developed over 30 million square feet, KIRCO is a major developer of build-to-suit own or lease properties coast to coast. Because of KIRCO’s vertical integration, with development, construction, and property management under one roof, all facets work seamlessly as one extraordinary unit to bring out the best in every project. Founded in 1974, KIRCO is third-generation family owned and operated, and has expertise in the corporate services (office, industrial, R&D), retail, senior living and healthcare sectors. KIRCO is headquartered in Troy, Mich. with a presence in Ohio, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama and Florida. For more information, please visit www.kirco.com.