8th Annual Marathon and United Way Golf Classic

Motor City Electric Co. proudly participated in the 8th Annual Marathon and United Way Golf Classic on June 13, 2019, at the at Stonebridge Golf Club in Ann Arbor. The MCE foursome consisting of Chris Mullett, Steve Frantz, Chris Smith, and Leon Murawski. had an enjoyable day of golf and socializing. Motor City Electric also … Continued

Our Team is Making a Difference for Those with Diabetes. You Can Too!

DIABETES STANDS TO BECOME ONE OF OUR NATION’S GREATEST HEALTH CHALLENGES An estimated 30.3 million, or 1 in 11, children and adults in the United States have diabetes Of the 30.3 million, 23.1 million are diagnosed, and 7.2 million were undiagnosed 1.25 million American children and adults have Type 1 Another  84 million Americans have … Continued

NECA Announces 2018 Project Excellence Award Winners

The Monday morning general session at the 2018 NECA Show included recognition of the 2018 Project Excellence Award winners for the extraordinary projects they completed in 2017. Thirteen companies were selected by a jury of their peers across 11 different project categories, including commercial/institutional, design-build, residential, energy solutions/green building and more. The 2018 Project Excellence … Continued

MCE Joins Mayor, Community Groups and Business Partners for 2018 Motor City Makeover

April 18, 2018 – Mayor Mike Duggan and community and business partners today kicked off Motor City Makeover, the City’s annual cleanup and beautification effort, and outlined plans for a pilot program to clean a small number of alleys.  Volunteers can sign up at www.motorcitymakeover.org, or by calling 313-224-4415. Citywide annual cleanup and beautification effort … Continued

Little Caesars Arena Transforms Downtown Detroit

Anyone who still thinks Detroit is down and out doesn’t really know the score. The District Detroit, encompassing a 50-block area in the heart of the city, is one of the largest sports and entertainment developments in the country. Led by the Ilitch organization, its newest addition is Little Caesars Arena, a stunning, 20,000-seat successor to … Continued

Little Caesars Arena and Elation

Little Caesars Arena in Detroit opened in September to praise as one of the most innovative and technologically impressive sports and entertainment complexes in the world. Part of the credit can be taken by the venue’s unique dynamic ceiling, a 43,000-square-foot wire grid onto which nearly 1,700 custom LED strip lights from Elation Professional are … Continued

GM Lansing Delta Township Assembly Retooling Completed Injury Free

The National Maintenance Agreements Policy Committee, Inc. (NMAPC) annually sponsors the Zero Injury Safety Awards® (ZISA®), the premier safety recognition program in the union construction and maintenance industry. Each Zero Injury Safety Award® recognizes an alliance between owner-clients, signatory contractors and local and international unions who worked together in a tripartite fashion to achieve zero … Continued

Detroit-Windsor Tunnel set to close weeknights for $17 million renovation project

The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel, which is owned by both Detroit and Windsor, will close for weeknights and four full weekends from November through June as crews replace the 86-year-old ceiling slab. The tunnel will shut down at 8:30 p.m. and open at 5:30 a.m. Sunday through Thursday. Joint-operators Detroit-Windsor Tunnel LLC and Windsor Detroit Tunnel Corp. will … Continued

MCE Apprentice Finds a Career at Little Caesars Arena

Michelle Jackson is passionate about Detroit’s revitalization. And about having the opportunity to work as an electrician’s apprentice on one of the biggest construction projects underway in Detroit in many years—Little Caesars Arena. After passing a 10-week, pre-apprenticeship program, Jackson landed at the arena with Motor City Electric Co., which has been located in Detroit … Continued

Revitalizing Skilled Trades at Detroit’s Randolph School

While kids across the country enjoyed their summer vacations, more than 50 DTE Energy volunteers and skilled laborers from local contracting companies kicked off a major renovation effort at Detroit’s Randolph School. DTE Energy, in cooperation with the Detroit Workforce Development Board and Detroit Public Schools Community District, is lending a hand to help transform the … Continued