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Phoenix Featured in Construction in Focus Magazine

Construction in Focus magazine article

Phoenix’s work was recently featured in a four-page article in Construction in Focus magazine. The article covers our 35-year history on the southeast Michigan construction scene, and focuses on the people and teamwork that have brought us so much success over the years. The author highlights two of our most impressive recent projects, the University […]

TechTown Incubator is Success

Phoenix completed the last phase of a multi-year project building lab space, remodeling office, and finally constructing an incubator area for fledgling Detroit entrepreneurs.  The available slots were filled almost immediately and the new residents have been taking full advantage of the innovative collaborative areas.  Phoenix EVP Kirk Moll and Project Superintendents Ed Szczerba and […]

Yankee Air Museum

Phoenix was selected as Construction Manager for the Yankee Air Museum to be constructed in part of the original B-24 bomber plant, much of which was recently demolished by the former owner General Motors. The remaining 175,000 square feet will be developed in several phases into a new home for the Museum, housing its extensive […]

Ruth’s Chris Restaurant Completed

A new downtown Ann Arbor arrival, Ruth’s Chris was constructed by Phoenix in what many recall as Maude’s from the 70’s. The building was demo’d to the exterior, and the front space removed for a two story entry to the elegant interior. The high-end interior finishes and elaborate kitchen provide a welcome new alternative for […]

Food Gatherers Dedicated

Phoenix is pleased to have been Construction Manager for the $2.5M addition to the warehouse, which includes the second-largest freezer in Michigan, among other features.  Mark Hiser was Project Manager and Chris Love Superintendent, working closely with Architect David Esau and Client Rep Gary Bruder, the same team that recently completed the 32-unit Pauline Apartments […]

Knights Restaurant Opens

The much-anticipated Knight’s Restaurant opened today, and already has their great steaks and generous drinks ready for customers.  Phoenix was pleased to be contractor for the project.

Knights Steakhouse Downtown to Open Soon

Phoenix completed the construction of a new Knight’s Steakhouse in the former Border’s building this week, and will open in early April according to owner Don Knight.  Mark Hiser and Chris Love from Phoenix managed the plans by MOMUS designer Todd Matthews and constructed an elegant interior that’s sure to please both Knight’s regulars and […]

Zingermans Deli Awarded LEED Gold

The renowned Zingerman’s Deli on Detroit Street in Ann Arbor has been awarded LEED Gold certification in recognition of the sustainable building practices and materials used in constructing the renovation and addition to their original building.  Phoenix was the construction manager/general contractor for the complex project, which required several phases timed to allow the uninterrupted […]

UM Clements Library Renovation Starts

Phoenix was awarded a $11.7M contract for the renovation and underground addition to the venerable Clements Library Building, designed by Albert Kahn in 1923, on South University in Ann Arbor.  The project is expected to be completed in 20 months, and is the most significant work to the building since it was originally constructed.

Tech Town

Phoenix has started another phase of work as the Construction Manager for Tech Town in Detroit, as part of a multi-phase four-million dollar construction project.  Please see link below: