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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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Hydration

Mother Nature has unleashed record-breaking heat on us. Our Roofing crews were battling extreme temperatures in East Jordan, Traverse City and Elk Rapids this past week.  We have compiled a few highlights from our safety meeting on hydration we thought may be helpful to anyone working or playing outside in our Michigan communities. Before Work:  Drink 16 oz. water 2 hours before activity and then […]

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Michigan Worker Death

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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The Springfield family – Roofing, Mechanical Insulation, Fall Prevention, and Tiny Toddlers

Springfield is seeing a significant population explosion here in our northwest-lower Michigan.  We applaud these tiny tots to our Springfield family -born to hardworking men and women of our small business.   I’m pretty sure all of these little ones were “made in Michigan.”  We welcome the opportunity to pinch hit here at the office covering for each other so that our new “daddy’s” can have […]

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Springfield Inc. – “Put your Life on our Line”

Kingsley, Michigan. July 7, 2016. Springfield Inc.™ has acquired 3 commercial buildings in Grand Traverse County, next door to its company Headquarters.  The buildings were acquired to house the rapidly expanding Springfield SmartAnchor division.  Contact Scott Pryde, Springfield SmartAnchor general manager for assistance with cost effective solutions to your fall prevention needs.  Scott works closely with Tim Korson, Head Engineer, for SmartAnchor  to assure your […]

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