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Flex-N-Gate Breaks Ground

CCC and Tooles have partnered together to be the general contractor for the first phase of the new Flex-N-Gate Facility in Detroit.  Read More »

 

Inside Auburn Hills: Commercial Contracting Corporation

CCC is featured by the City of Auburn Hills. Read More »

 

CCC Celebrates the Holidays & a Retirement!

Congratulations to Laura on her retirement! Read More »

 

Stephen Fragnoli Represents CCC at Construction Association of Michigan Safety Conference

Construction Association of Michigan 2016 Safety Conference was held on December 7, 2016. The closing panel discussion featured CCC's Stephen Fragnoli. Read More »

 

CCC Honored as a Top Workplace by Detroit Free Press

CCC is honored to be listed as a 2016 Top Workplace by The Detroit Free Press. Read More »

 

CCC Hosts Leadership & Safety Training Refresher Courses in Preparation of Holiday Shutdown Season

CCC gears up for holiday shutdowns with safety & leadership training courses. Read More »

 

CCC Hosts 2nd Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk Supporting Angels of Hope

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CCC Receives INTEX Award for Carpentry Work at Bloomfield Hills High School

Congratulations to CCC’s Interiors Group who received the INTEX award on September 28, 2016. The Architectural Contractors Trade (ACT) Association of Michigan presented the INTEX Achievement Award to CCC’s Interiors Group for Carpentry Construction completed at Bloomfield Hills High School.  Read More »

 

CCC Sponsors 22nd Annual Golf Outing Supporting The Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund

CCC Charter Sponsored the 22nd Annual Golf Outing Supporting the Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund. Read More »

 

CCC Attends FCA Diversity Matchmaker Event

On Thursday September 15th, CCC attended the FCA 17th Annual Diversity MatchMaker Event at the Technology Center in Auburn Hills, MI. Read More »

 

CCC Revs Up for Fall College Recruitment

CCC will be attending several university career fairs this fall in order to find potential summer interns as well as recent graduates that are interested in the construction industry. Read More »

 

CCC Welcomes Kevin Foucher As Vice President - Construction

CCC is pleased to announce Kevin Foucher as the new Vice President - Construction. With his extensive knowledge and capabilities, CCCs Construction Division continues to expand. Read More »

 

Getting to Know CCC Summer Intern Nick Seraphinoff

Meet Nick Seraphinoff, a 2016 summer intern at CCC. Majoring in construction management, Nick is a junior at Ferris State University and plans on graduating in December 2018. Read More »

 

Getting to Know CCC Summer Intern Colin McLean

Meet Colin McLean, a 2016 summer intern at CCC. Majoring in construction management, Colin is a junior at Michigan State University (MSU) and plans on graduating in December 2017.  Read More »

 

Getting to Know CCC Summer Intern Dylan Naughton

Meet Dylan Naughton, a 2016 intern at CCC. Dylan also interned with us last summer in the Installation Division. Majoring in construction management, Dylan is a junior at Ferris State University and plans on graduating in 2018. Read More »

 

Results of CCC’s Operation Hydration Contest

For two weeks in June, CCC’s 4th annual Operation Hydration contest took place. This contest was started in an effort to make drinking water and staying hydrated a permanent habit for CCC employees, both in the field and office. Read More »

 

Getting to Know CCC Summer Intern Daniel Abbott

Meet Daniel Abbott, a 2016 safety intern at CCC. In the fall, Dan will be a junior at Grand Valley State University where he is majoring in Occupational Safety and Health Management. Read More »

 

CCC’s Summer Interns Tour Superior Materials Concrete Facility

Recently, CCC’s summer interns were able to tour the Superior Materials concrete facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan off of I-75. As subcontractor to CCC, Superior Materials Holdings, LLC is a premier supplier of ready mix concrete and building materials. Read More »

 

Matt Stone Receives ESD’s Distinguished Service Award

Matt Stone, CCC’s Director of Business Development, has been awarded the 2016 Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD) Distinguished Service Award. Stone was one of six to receive the award in recognition of his exemplary service and contributions to ESD and to the engineering society as a whole.  Read More »

 

Getting to Know CCC Summer Intern Steve Dolan

Meet Steve Dolan, a 2016 safety intern at CCC. In the fall, he will be a senior at Grand Valley State University, and is slated to graduate in April 2017 will a degree in Occupational Safety and Health Management. Read More »

 

Getting to Know CCC Summer Intern Vanessa Michalowski

Meet Vanessa Michalowski, a 2016 intern at CCC. Vanessa attends Ferris State University and is studying Construction Management. She expects to graduate in the spring of 2019.  Read More »

 

CCC’s Summer Interns Tour Detroit Red Wings Arena Construction Site

On June 9, 2016, CCC’s summer interns were able to tour the construction site of the new Detroit Events Center featuring the new Detroit Red Wings arena. Read More »

 

CCC Kicks Off Operation Hydration

This week, June 13, starts CCC’s Operation Hydration which goes for two weeks. This is our 4th year of this competition to encourage water drinking by our employees – both in the field and office. Read More »

 

CCC Presents Estimating Seminar for NAWIC Detroit 183 PA

CCC was proud to welcome 16 women of the NAWIC Detroit – Chapter 183 to our headquarters on Friday, June 10, for an Estimating seminar. This was part of NAWIC Detroit 183’s Project Accelerate (PA) which is an education program for women pursuing careers in the construction field or looking to advance their current career in the industry. Read More »

 

CCC Welcomes Six Interns for the Summer

This week CCC welcomed six interns who are joining us for the summer from the universities of Grand Valley, Ferris State, Michigan State and Texas A&M. Four are studying construction management, while two are studying occupational health and safety management. Read More »

 

CCC Receives Two Safety Awards

CCC had a great safety record for 2015 and recently received two prestigious safety awards for our efforts.  Read More »

 

CCC Participates in 2016 National Safety Stand-Down

On May 6, CCC conducted a Safety Stand-Down meeting at each of our eleven construction sites as part of OSHA’s 2016 National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction week. Together over 300 construction management and tradesmen at all locations attended the 30-minute presentation aimed to prevent falls on construction sites. Read More »

 

CCC Attends 2016 MMPC Trade Show

On Thursday, May 5, Courtney Murchison (pictured left) and Lauren Fortunato (pictured right) represented CCC at the 2016 Michigan Minority Procurement Conference (MMPC) Trade Show at COBO Center, hosted by the Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council (MMSDC). Read More »

 

CCC Announces Three Key Employee Promotions

CCC is pleased to announce the recent promotion of three employees within our Installation Division. Read More »

 

CCC’s MMSDC News

CCC will be exhibiting at the 2016 Michigan Minority Procurement Conference (MMPC) on Thursday, May 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at COBO Center in Detroit, Michigan.  Read More »

 

CCC’s Award-Winning Safety Program

CCC uses a people-based safety program. Through this award-winning program, we have reduced the number of lost-time incidents and worker compensation costs, while maintaining one of the lowest EMR rates in the construction industry. Read More »

 

CCC Mentioned in MRCC Publication for Volunteer Efforts

Thanks to the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters (MRCC) and Millwrights for CCC’s honorable mention in the article “800 Volunteers from the MRCC and Millwrights Volunteer in Flint” from their magazine The Organizer (Spring 2016). Read More »

 

Consumers Energy Bad Axe Service Center Receives Certification of v4 LEED BD+C: New Construction

Consumers Energy’s new Bad Axe Service Center recently received the first v4 LEED BD+C: New Construction certification in the state of Michigan. CCC was the designer/builder for the new center which is comprised of an office building, boiler shed, vehicle storage port, and a storm water detention pond. Read More »

 

CCC Receives 2015 Michigan Outstanding Safety Performance Award

At the annual meeting of AGC Michigan on February 25, 2016, CCC was presented the 2015 Michigan Outstanding Safety Performance Award in the General Contractor ‒ Division V category.  Read More »

 

CCC Celebrates 70 Years

CCC announces the 70th anniversary of the company’s founding. CCC has a long, rich heritage dating back to World War II when Commercial Carriers Corporation formed CCC, a division to help General Motors convert from automobile manufacturing to 100% war effort production.  Read More »

 

CCC Working on Novi’s New Early Childhood Education Center

CCC’s Interior Group is busy working on Novi Community Schools’ new Early Childhood Education Center. McCarthy & Smith, construction manager for the project, contracted CCC to perform exterior and interior wall construction, including drywall and finish, and cold-formed roof framing and decking assembly.  Read More »

 

CCC’s Carpenter Union Members Volunteer for Flint’s Bottle Water Effort

In response to the local Carpenters Union, CCC’s Interiors Group union employees volunteered to distribute cases of water to Flint residents on Saturday, January 30.  Read More »

 

CCC Proud to be Part of Alliance for Worker Safety

CCC is proud to be part of the alliance between Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) and Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) for the promotion of worker safety in the construction industry.  Read More »

 

CCC Receives Auburn Hills’ Citizen Credo Award

CCC was the 2015 Citizens Credo Award winner at the December 14th Silver & Gold Awards Holiday Brunch sponsored by the Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce. Read More »

 

CCC Attends Ribbon Cutting at Consumers Energy Bad Axe Service Center

CCC attended the ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, December 11, for the opening of the new Consumers Energy Service Center in Bad Axe, Michigan, which will serve gas customers in the thumb area.  Read More »

 

CCC Working on U-M Waste Grinder Replacement Project

CCC’s Rigging and Plant Services Department is busy working on the University of Michigan Waste Grinder Replacement project. Our riggers are installing a new medical waste grinder at the U-M hospital on the 2nd floor after removing the old one.  Read More »

 

CCC Starts Work on MSU Grand Rapids Research Center

Michigan State University (MSU) is expanding their research capabilities in Grand Rapids by constructing a new biomedical research facility on the northwest corner of Monroe Avenue and Michigan Street in the downtown area.  Read More »

 

CCC Named on Detroit Free Press Workplace Achievers List

CCC was named as a Workplace Achiever on Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces 2015 list. The Workplace Achievers list consists of 35 companies who didn’t quite make the top 100 workplaces list, but are doing all the right things to lift up their employees.  Read More »

 

CCC Raises $5K for Angels of Hope

Saturday, November 7th, CCC sponsored a 5K Fun Walk/Run at Paint Creek Cider Mill and Trail. Over 60 employees and family members gathered for some exercise on a beautiful fall day, and more importantly, to raise money for Angels of Hope.  Read More »

 

CCC Wins Two Zero Injury Safety Awards for GM Projects

CCC was recently presented two awards at the 15th Annual Zero Injury Safety Awards ceremony held on October 22 at the historic National Building Museum in Washington D.C. from the National Maintenance Agreements Policy Committee (NMAPC).  Read More »

 

CCM Receives Safety Award from GM

Commercial Contracting de Mexico (CCM), part of the Commercial Contracting Group (CCG), was recently presented a safety award from the General Motors (GM) Corporation for their work on two projects at the SGE Engine plant in Toluca, State of Mexico, Mexico. Read More »

 

CCC to Attend Baker College of Owosso Auto / Diesel / Welding Career Fair

CCC will be at the Baker College of Owosso’s Auto/Diesel/Welding Career Fair 2015 on Wednesday, October 21, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Read More »

 

CCC Kicks-off Collegiate Fall Job Fairs

CCC recently kicked-off our Collegiate Fall Job Fair Recruitment Campaign for 2015. The goal is to hire summer interns, junior estimators and project engineers to balance the talents, experience and knowledge of our growing team. Read More »

 

CCC Proud Sponsor of Golf Outing Supporting FWSF

CCC would like to thank all of our fellow construction companies, colleagues and friends for making the 21st Annual Golf Outing at Walnut Creek Country Club supporting the Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund (FWSF) such a great success on September 28, 2015. Read More »

 

CCC’s Employees Volunteer Time to New Play Place for Autistic Children

A one-of-the-kind Play Place for autistic children is being constructed in Sterling Heights, Michigan. The non-profit Play Place is being built in a converted 25,000-square-foot former engineering building, and will be a recreational, educational and therapeutic facility for autistic children and their families once it is completed. Read More »

 

CCC Finishes Up Interior Work on New Bloomfield Hills High School

CCC’s Interiors Group played a major role in getting the new Bloomfield Hills High School ready for the first day of school on September 8th.  Read More »

 

CCC Proud Sponsor of Detroit Area Marines Foundation Golf Scramble

CCC sponsored the 6th Annual Detroit Area Marines Foundation Golf Scramble at the TPC Michigan Golf Club in Dearborn on Saturday, August 29, 2015. Read More »

 

CCC Receives AGC Safety Award

CCC has received the Certificate of Commendation for Excellent Safety Record 2014 from the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America. The certificate is awarded to members who have participated in the awards program for three consecutive years and have a zero incident rate. Read More »

 

CCC Ranks 18th on Top NMA Contractors List

The National Maintenance Agreements Policy Committee (NMAPC) recently released a list of the top 50 signatory contractors that performed the most construction and maintenance work hours under the National Maintenance Agreements (NMA) in 2014. We are proud to announce that CCC ranked 18th in the country and 1st in the State of Michigan. Read More »

 

CCC Finishes Kettering University Boardroom Interiors Project

CCC recently completed the Kettering University Boardroom Interiors project in Flint, Michigan. Read More »

 

CCC Offers Day Rigging and Machine Moving Services

CCC is extending its range of specialized rigging and plant services for maintenance activities in manufacturing plants by adding two new Peterbilt trucks, offering competitive rates, and adding experienced personnel to offer a full, turnkey solution for new and existing clients. Read More »

 

CCM Receives Safety Recognition by GM

Commercial Contracting de Mexico (CCM), part of the Commercial Contracting Group (CCG), was presented a recognition award by General Motors (GM) for the achievement of working 1,000,000 man-hours in 1,000 days with zero injuries. Read More »

 

CCC Attends MMPC Trade Show

On Thursday May 7, Courtney Murchison, Laura Rogers and Matt Kramer represented CCC at the Michigan Minority Procurement Conference (MMPC) Trade Show at Cobo Hall, hosted by the Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council (MMSDC). Read More »

 

CCC Receives Thomas J. Reynolds Award

CCC has received the 2014 Thomas J. Reynolds Award for excellence in construction safety and health from The Association of Union Contractors (TAUC). Read More »

 

CCC Receives CAM Safety Achievement Award

On May 1, Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) presented their 2014 Safety Achievement Awards.  Read More »

 

CCC Proudly Announces EMR of 0.64

Keeping people safe is paramount at CCC, and is evident with us achieving our best Experience Modification Rate (EMR) of 0.64 for 2015. This is the lowest EMR we have obtained in our 69-year history. Read More »

 

CCC Holds 2015 Supplier Diversity Outreach Event

CCC held our first Supplier Diversity Outreach Event on Tuesday, April 28, at our headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan. This event was held to introduce CCC to minority-owned (MBE/WBE/VET) firms, and to put the firms in contact with CCC’s estimating team that could potentially use their services. Read More »

 

CCC Receives Anniversary Plaque from Auburn Hills

The Auburn Hills City Council presented CCC a plaque on April 13, 2015 commemorating the 15th anniversary of our headquarters at 4260 North Atlantic Boulevard.  Read More »

 

CCC’s Justin Colburn Promoted to Operations Manager

CCC is very pleased to announce the promotion of Justin Colburn from Project Manager to Operations Manager for the Installation Division. Read More »

 

CCC Is Expanding

CCC recently signed a 5-year lease on a new office facility with 14,000 square feet of office space and 23,000 square feet of shop space on Brown Road in Auburn Hills, Michigan, just around the corner from our main office. This new building will serve as the headquarters for all of our Strategic Partnership general assembly operations with General Motors (GM) which currently includes San Luis Potosi Mexico, Lansing Delta Township and Silao Mexico. Read More »

 

CCC Welcomed Speaker Chad Hymas to Annual Safety Meeting

On February 21, CCC had their annual safety meeting with guest speaker Chad Hymas.  Read More »

 

CCC Receives 2014 Michigan Outstanding Safety Performance Award

At the Michigan’s annual meeting of Associated General Contractors (AGC), CCC was awarded the 2014 Michigan Outstanding Safety Performance Award in the Division V – Gold Standard category for working 960,000 hours in the State of Michigan with 0 DARTS.  Read More »

 

CCC Proud to be Part of Chrysler 200 Factory

In 2011, Chrysler announced a new body shop for Sterling Heights Assembly Plant (SHAP). CCC was chosen as the general contractor for the installation of all body shop and trim/chassis/final equipment for the plant. Read More »

 

CCC’s Record Safety Performance in 2014

Keeping People Safe is number one on CCC’s list of corporate values. There is nothing more important to our organization than sending people home at the end of the day the same way they came to work in the morning. In the calendar year 2014, CCC achieved a safety milestone by self-performing over one million man-hours for the first time in our company’s 68-year history.  Read More »

 

CCC’s Matt Kramer Receives Award

The Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Silver and Gold Awards on December 13, 2014 honoring business leaders in the areas of innovation, leadership and community involvement.  Read More »

 

CCC Cares for the Community

On Saturday, January 10th, nearly 30 volunteers from CCC along with a few of our vendors assisted Focus:Hope with their Commodity Supplemental Food Program. This program aides mothers, children up to age six, and low income senior citizens alleviate their hunger. Read More »

 

CCC Finishes Cobo Hall Decorative Concrete

CCC recently finished the Cobo Hall Decorative Concrete Turnaround Entrance project on December 31, 2014 in plenty of time for the 2015 North American International Auto Show starting January 12.  Read More »

 

CCC’s Lansing Jobsite Adopts Two Families for Christmas

CCC is proud to announce our team working at Lansing, Michigan on the General Motors Alpha Phase 4 Camaro and V-Series Body Shop Installation and Reconfiguration project adopted two families in need for Christmas through Volunteers of America. Read More »

 

CCC Announces Ownership Change

CCC announces that after 53 years of distinguished leadership and service as owner and chairman, William Pettibone will begin the phasing out process for the executive management team of Stephen Fragnoli, Bradford Kimmel, Joel Lewandowski and Steven Teper to undertake ownership. Pettibone will remain as Chairman of the Board in an advisory role. Read More »

 

CCC Announces Return of Matthew Stone

CCC announces the return of Matthew Stone after eight years to the position of Director of Business Development. Read More »

 

CCG Earns Record Revenues in 2012

The Commercial Contracting Group (CCG) announced late last week that they earned record revenues in 2012, with earnings surpassing $300 Million U.S. Dollars. This marks three straight years that CCG has experienced year-over-year revenue growth. Read More »

 

CCC Begins Work for the University of Michigan

As a part of their renewed and continued commitment to invest in new opportunities and markets, CCC has recently added a new client to their growing list of customers: the University of Michigan. CCC was selected as the General Contractor for two projects at the University’s Ann Arbor campus that have a combined value of over $1.5 million. Read More »