A Pathway to Success

By Hope Charters Purdue’s Construction Engineering and Management program combines technical engineering proficiency with management expertise, and it is up to each CEM graduate to determine which path they would like to take. While the majority of alumni find themselves pursuing a professional engineering license in construction, others like Luke Marklin (BSCEM ’07) discover their…

Building a Career in Construction

By Shari Held During the recession of 2008, the construction industry took a hard hit. Skilled tradesmen who lost their jobs turned to other industries to find work. Many cautioned the next generation to earn college degrees as the panacea for an “unstable” construction industry. At the same time, many high schools and middle schools…

Development With Purpose

Meyer Najem is honored to be continuing our valued partnership with Avenue Development with the construction of a new 84,000-square foot skilled care, assisted living and independent living facility in New Albany, Ohio. Avenue Development is a full-service development company with a focus on healthcare and senior living. Their approach is that real estate is…

OnPoint + Meyer Najem = A Holistic Approach

Adding Value. Building Solutions. Meyer Najem is pleased to announce another resource for our valued clients, as we have partnered with OnPoint Real Estate Solutions to offer additional services including development, brokerage, and consulting. The founders, CEO Travis Tucker and COO Keith Jewell, have combined their skill sets to offer exceptional real estate services for…

Reducing Construction Litigation

Six Tips: Reducing the Likelihood of Construction Litigation By James R.A. Dawson, TAFT LAW What makes the strongest case in construction litigation can also help the parties avoid litigation altogether. This principle applies to owners, project managers, project partners, general contractors and sub-contractors alike. Although the vast majority of construction projects are completed without any…