The project [was] a welcome one amongst Grand Rapids residents and surrounding communities.
Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) April 27, 2012
a.j. Veneklasen, Inc., a full-service builder and general contractor in Grand Rapids, Michigan, has built several distribution facilities for FedEx Freight and FedEx Ground. The latest construction is a 47,000 sq ft facility in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
The $6.5 million dollar facility features employee offices, a cross dock distribution center, fuel center, and building maintenance garage. Over 175 West Michigan residents were employed by FedEx during the construction process, making the project a welcome one amongst Grand Rapids residents and surrounding communities.
In order to complete the project, contractors poured over 6,000 yards of concrete, paved 7.5 acres of the site with asphalt and erected 260 tons of steel. The new building is located on 20 acres just south of the Ford International Airport.
For more information about a.j. Veneklasen, Inc. and the services they offer, visit their website at ajvinc.com or call (616) 957-3731.
About a.j. Veneklasen:
a.j. Veneklasen, Inc., founded in 1975 by Alan J. Veneklasen, offers a comprehensive package of services including design-build construction, general contracting and construction management services. a.j. Veneklasen, Inc. has completed projects for Fortune 500 companies as well as medium-sized and small businesses throughout the Midwest.