Pearson Construction Coverage & Projects
Pearson Construction: Elements of Smart Design
In business as in life, the more you know the better the outcome. That’s why Pearson Construction founded TERA Architects in 1956. We knew pairing the experience of our contractors with the design knowledge of trained architects could save our clients time and money. This Design Build approach creates a kind of “team harmony” that has lead to some of the most amazing projects we believe this area has seen. Listen in to hear more about how the Elements of Smart Design come together for our team.
Pearson Construction In Focus: YMCA of Grater Michiana
As the saying goes, it takes a village – and that is especially true for our next featured project. Pearson Construction was honored to be chosen to design and build a 14,000 square foot addition to the YMCA of Greater Michiana’s current facility in Niles. It was a dream that required the entire community to pitch in to help fund the plan that included new offices, a wellness room, teen and youth rooms, and a gymnasium. Come inside to see the finished product.
Pearson Construction: Pitfalls of Historic Construction
Learn the 5 pitfalls every real estate investor or business owner should know about before purchasing a historical building. #2 is a great way to save money on your project.
Pearson Construction: Our Services
You may know that Pearson Construction is a full-service general contracting, design build and construction management firm. But you might not know the full-scope of our services. We always use a consultative approach for all of our client’s requirements and recommendations so we can better understand and meet each customer’s specific needs before constructing their project. Watch this video to see how we can put our experience to work for you.
Pearson Construction: United Federal Credit Union Corporate Headquarters (St. Joseph, Michigan)
Anticipation and excitement is building over the Official Grand Opening of United Federal Credit Union’s new Headquarters on Hilltop Road in St. Joseph, Michigan. Pearson Construction worked with UFCU to construct the center that meets all the wants and needs of the financial institution’s employees – while defraying costs – and keeping all involved safe during a pandemic. As you can imagine, it was no easy task. Here’s a detailed look at the finished product.
Pearson Construction: Krasl Art Center (St. Joseph, Michigan)
The elements of design and construction often come together to form great works of art. One such local landmark that can boast of that beauty is the Krasl Art Center in St. Joseph, Michigan. Pearson Construction was fortunate enough to be chosen to help transform the grounds outside the center as part of a major renovation project. If you haven’t yet seen the finished product, here’s your chance to take a look.
Pearson Construction: Vail Rubber (St. Joseph, Michigan)
At Pearson Construction, we know angles, and how important it is to look at a project from all angles when tasked with both the design and build elements of new industrial construction. Our in-house architectural firm, TERA Architects, teamed up with our Pearson contracting crews to construct this manufacturing facility for Vail Rubber in 2020. Take a look at how we paired a pre-engineered metal building with exterior metal wall panels and interior metal liner panels to provide this southwest Michigan manufacturer with a facility fit for their specialized products.
Pearson Construction: First Presbyterian Church Project (Benton Harbor, Michigan)
Energy Cost Savings – ADA compliant accessibility – Overflow Space, and a Beautifully Inviting Curved Glass Entryway. These were just a few of the Design/Build elements our team at TERA Architects came up with for this Addition/ Renovation project at First Presbyterian Church in Benton Harbor, Michigan. The goal was to provide both internal and external gathering space solutions for the congregation. Here’s a look at how it turned out.
Pearson In Focus with CARMI Design Group: Berrien Springs Outdoor Sports Complex
7 acres and 14,800 square feet is no small feat to work with when it comes to construction. We are extremely proud of the finished project we had the honor of constructing at Berrien Springs Public Schools. Listen in as the principle architect for the project takes us on a tour of the outdoor sports complex, and talks about what is instrumental in carrying out a plan of this size.
Pearson Construction: JA Food Service Update (Stevensville, Michigan)
Work on the expansion at JA Food Service in Stevensville is moving right along. Over the past few weeks, Pearson Construction crews have quickly completed the structure of the pre-engineered metal building. Now it’s on to the next phase in the project. Take a look at some of our work in action in this video.
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Pearson Construction: JA Food Service (Stevensville, Michigan)
The concrete is poured on our latest project at JA Food Service in Stevensville. Pearson Construction crews are assembling a pre-engineered building as part of an expansion project at the catering service company. As you’ll see, they were burning the midnight oil to make sure the foundation was properly prepared and ready to go.
In Focus: RBA Capital (Hartford, Michigan) Pearson Design/Build
We always appreciate when we can help make a business owner’s dream become reality. Pearson Construction crews recently wrapped work in Hartford, Michigan transforming an old garage into a business development center and podcast studio. Take a look at how our design build team helped this local entrepreneur do his part to revitalize the local community.
Pearson Construction Online Reviews – Thank You to Our Clients
At Pearson, we treat every project with the same level of excellence our clients have come to know over the past 100 years. We are humbled and honored when they take the time to share positive reviews about the work we perform on their construction projects. Here’s a look at some of the feedback we have recently received online.
Project Types & Market Sectors
Whatever the nature of your project and its intended use, Pearson Construction Company has the experience to design and build it. Pearson’s experienced staff of senior management, project managers, superintendents, foremen and skilled trade forces has the capability to work on small projects, and major projects ranging in price from $10 to $15 million dollars.
The types of projects span many different market sectors, including: Education, Churches & Religious Facilities, Banks & Financial Institutions, Corporate Office, Retail & Restaurant, Public Safety, Municipal Office, Courthouse, & Jail, Municipal Water & Wastewater Treatment Plants, Hospitality, Hotels, & Motels, Healthcare, Industrial & Warehouse, Multifamily Residential.
Burt Pearson, Jr. Featured in Fall Edition of Krasl Art Center’s Fall 2020 Edition
He helped lay the building’s original footings in 1979, and today, Pearson Construction Company President, Burt Pearson Jr., is still helping shape the look of the Krasl Art Center in St. Joseph, Michigan. Read more about Pearson’s work on the Krasl’s outdoor expansion project in the museum’s printed fall edition. It’s not online yet, but all editions can be found here.
Pearson Interiors is dedicated to helping business owners redesign and construct their existing building space quickly and effectively, so owners and tenants are able to put that space to work, sooner. We utilize a dedicated team of in-house project managers, architects, field superintendents, and trade craftsmen for our construction projects. By streamlining that process – we keep costs in check and projects on time. From raw space to renovations, we understand the unique challenges of every type of construction.
Pearson Construction Design/Build Services:
- Faster Project Delivery
- Single Point of Responsibility for Design & Construction
- Cost Savings
Just some of the many advantages our clients benefit from by choosing Pearson’s Design/Build Services over the Traditional Approach. Our experienced design and construction team work seamlessly, so you know your costs up front while still providing a competitive bid for your high-quality project. A Design/Build/Lease option is also available.
Burt Pearson, Sr. – 2019 Michigan Construction Hall of Fame Inductee
Burton H. Pearson Sr. was inducted into the Michigan Construction Hall of Fame in 2019. The Distinguished Constructor Award was established to formally recognize the significant achievements made by individuals to the Michigan construction industry. The selection committee identifies nominees who have provided major contributions to the industry and to their community based on the nominee’s involvement as a constructor with consistent service and professional achievement. We are proud of Burt’s many accomplishments, and appreciate the recognition, posthumously.
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