30-Year Architecture Firm Looks Toward Sustainability in Design


Hamilton Anderson Associates (HAA) sits in the heart of what was once Harmonie Park and is now Paradise Valley – and has since the architecture firm’s start in 1994. Its doctrine is to ‘design sustainable communities that inspire change,’ and this encompasses not only architecture, but interior design, landscape architecture, urban design and planning, and development […]

Rockford Construction – Focusing on the Full Life Cycle of Spaces


From real estate development to construction and property management, Rockford Construction has been serving the commercial, multiunit, educational, industrial, healthcare, and retail markets throughout the Midwest for more than 30 years. How do they approach sustainability? Mike VanGessel, founder and CEO of Rockford Construction, shares that and more with SBN Detroit.    Q: Please tell us about the […]

Huntington Place Detroit – Green and Working Toward Greener


What was Cobo Hall opened its doors as one of the nation’s first mega-conference centers in 1960 and has served as a venue for sports teams, concerts, speakers, and more. In fact, on June 23, 1963, following the Detroit Walk to Freedom civil rights march, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered the original version of his […]