Mitigating Risk, Adding Value

Building Smart: Reducing Risk and Adding Value By Shari Held Today’s definition of a successful construction project is more than “on time, on budget.” Truly successful projects foster collaboration and communication among all stakeholders and are proactive in the pre-construction phase, with early involvement of the construction team. They also employ techniques and technology that…

New Hancock Library

Meyer Najem Lowest Bidder on New Hancock Library. Meyer Najem was pleased to be selected among eight bidders to build the much-anticipated new Hancock County Public Library Sugar Creek Branch in New Palestine. The total project cost of just under $4 million will be funded from the sale of bonds and will not raise taxes…

Sandorf Park Revitalization Project

Donating for Indy Park Re-design. Meyer Najem is honored to have the opportunity to strengthen the community by donating Construction Management services for the Sandorf Park revitalization project. The project is part of the National Recreation and Parks Association’s (NPRA) Parks Build Community initiative. Located on the southeast side of Indianapolis and created in 1959,…

Lean Construction Strategies

There’s value in planning. The heart of our scheduling program, introduced during the pre-construction phase is the Lean work schedule. This approach enhances the way work is performed throughout the construction delivery process by reducing inefficiencies, which will eliminate miscommunication and increase project efficiency, ultimately saving money. Lean Construction Strategies Our team at Meyer Najem…

Leveraging the Power of BIM

Innovating for the future, designing with an advantage. A current Meyer Najem project, the Witham North Pavilion, is a four-story, 76,000 square foot addition to the current Witham Hospital. The first floor of the addition will house the ambulatory care, pain management and surgical centers for the hospital. The second, third and fourth floors will…

CHN Cancer Center- Unprecedented Success

Community Health Network issued the challenge to create a facility to meet the growing demand for cancer care in Central Indiana. Designed with input from patients, physicians and staff, the Community Cancer Center North provides convenient access to exceptional healthcare services. The design for the 125,000-square-foot, three-story cancer center features elements that create a home-like…