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Duro-Last, Inc. Admiral Club Award for 2016

Duro-Last®, Inc. Honors Springfield Construction with Admission to the Admiral Club SAGINAW, MICHIGAN – In recognition of outstanding achievement in quality workmanship, customer satisfaction, and 2016 sales volume, Duro-Last, Inc. recently welcomed Springfield Construction to the Admiral Club. Inductees were honored during Duro-Last’s National Sales Seminar held at Loews Royal Pacific Resort in Orlando, Florida, January 29-31, 2017. “Every year at the Duro-Last Sales Seminar, I am […]

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Learning From Each Other

“If you are going to ask someone for their opinion, you need to be willing to listen.”   Terry Umlor, CEO and founder of Springfield Inc. Northern Michigan Winters tend to slow down the progress of roof installations.  While we do get a few nice “roofing” days in January and February, the Springfield management team is challenged to keep our dedicated and faithful field employees’ busy […]

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Going “Green” Continues to Show Benefits!

Going “green” continues to show benefits throughout the life cycle of a building. Today, green buildings can be delivered at a price comparable to conventional buildings and investments can be recouped through operational cost savings and, with the right design features, create a more productive workplace. “This report synthesizes credible evidence from around the world on green buildings into one collective resource, and the evidence […]

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Springfield Inc. Earns Prestigious “Platinum Contractor Award”

January, 2015 Springfield Inc. is proud to announce receipt of prestigious “Platinum Contractor Award” from Duro-Last Roofing of Saginaw, Michigan. This achievement has placed Springfield in the top 3% of Duro-Last contractors in the nation. Springfield has been installing the highest quality roofs utilizing made-in-Michigan materials since 1985. Springfield, Inc., located in Kingsley between Traverse City and Cadillac Michigan, recently was awarded the John R […]

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LadderAnchor Press Release

January 29, 2017 Orlando, Florida Loews Pacific Universal Resort in beautiful Orlando, Florida was the site for the 2017 Duro-Last Roofing National Sales Seminar and Awards banquet.  Springfield Inc., a long time winner of quality contractor awards and numerous awards for sales volume climbed another run on the ladder to success with the introduction of the LADDERANCHOR. The LADDERANCHOR is their recently patented device that […]

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Singing Our Praises

Springfield had the opportunity to re-roof the Leelanau School this past summer.  Our work crews enjoyed spending time on this project—-in beautiful Glen Arbor in the midst of Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore and Lake Michigan.  We were pleased to receive the following email from Jon Friley, Head of School regarding our work. A portion of his email is listed below.   “I thank you ALL […]

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Cold Weather is Coming

Winter is approaching/there is still time……. Winter is rapidly approaching.  Up north in Michigan, we know you are busy at home on the weekends putting away your patio furniture, taking your boats out of the lake, and doing last minute projects around the outside of your house before the white stuff arrives. What about at work?  Check out the above photo of ice sickles hanging off […]

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Industrial Pipe Problems Need Springfield SmartShield

Do you have pipes on your industrial facility that look like the above photo?  Not only is energy lost, the insulation is completely compromised; it is moldy and could likely be causing corrosion/failure points on  your pipes.  SmartShield to the rescue!!! Springfield SmartShield is a patent protected method of insulating pipes and ducts that is fail proof and energy efficient.  It is installed and widely […]

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Friends and Co-Workers

Maybe it’s possible to have a successful business without being friends, but who would want to?  Springfield employs local northern Michigan men and women – many who have known each other since childhood.  It is also common for our crew members to actually personally know the building owners we serve with our roofing, mechanical insulation and fall prevention systems.  Keeping family traditions at home and […]

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Come to the Cadillac Chamber of Commerce Business Expo on October 6, 2016

Pictured above:  Josh Walton, Safety Director and Jason O’Polka, Project Manager Check out our booth at the Chamber of Commerce Business Expo on Thursday October 6th the WEX in Cadillac, Michigan. We will have knowledgeable staff on hand to discuss roofing, fall prevention, and our newest patented innovation the LadderAnchor™  – a device that secures the ladder to the rooftop eliminating those scary “white-knuckle-hold-on-for-dear-life” close […]

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2016 40Under40 – The Region’s Most Influential Professionals Under The Age Of 40

We our so proud of our President! The following segment was an interview with Nick cut from an article featured in the Traverse City Business news: Nick Jacqmain President, Springfield Inc., 31 Community involvement: TC Young Professionals – Connect Committee co-chair; Chamber ambassador. Highlight reel from last year: The growth and job creation that our company has produced. Our fall protection department now has a […]

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The 16th Michigan Worker Death of 2016

The 16th Michigan worker death of 2016 occurred on August 10, 2016. Employers and employees are urged to use extreme care and safety diligence in all work activities. The information below shares preliminary details about the most recent fatality reported to the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA). The description reflects information provided to MIOSHA at the initial report of the incident and is not […]

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