GRAEF Celebrates Grand (Re)Opening at The Avenue

GRAEF Celebrates Grand (Re)Opening at The Avenue Milwaukee-based engineering firm GRAEF recently showed off its new office headquarters to clients, associates and elected officials during a grand “reopening” event at The Avenue development in downtown Milwaukee. In late 2019, GRAEF relocated its headquarters to a 35,000-square-foot space on the third floor of the former Grand Avenue Mall, having led the…

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Marcus Center Breaks Ground on Exterior Campus Renovations

Marcus Center Breaks Ground on Exterior Campus Renovations Work began on the new outdoor public space at the Marcus Performing Arts Center in downtown Milwaukee. Twenty-four honey locust trees are being planted around the perimeter of the green space on the building’s south side, marking the next phase of the Marcus Center’s campus improvement master plan.…

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Komatsu Corporate Campus in Milwaukee Receives Top Awards

Komatsu Corporate Campus in Milwaukee Receives Top Awards Construction Equipment Magazine Komatsu recently received awards recognizing the company’s newly completed office building project in Milwaukee, Wis. The Daily Reporter, a construction industry publication, honored Komatsu’s South Harbor office building and parking structure with both a 2021 Top Projects award and the Best in Show award, an…

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Three GRAEF Projects Named in 2022 Milwaukee Business Journal Real Estate Awards

Three GRAEF Projects Named in 2022 Milwaukee Business Journal Real Estate Awards 17 projects in southeastern Wisconsin were selected to be honored at this year’s Milwaukee Business Journal Real Estate Awards. These real estate projects feature new construction and redevelopments that continue to reshape the southeast Wisconsin landscape, and focus on the best real estate…

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Nine GRAEF Projects Honored in 2021 Daily Reporter Top Project Awards

Nine GRAEF Projects Honored in 2021 Daily Reporter Top Project Awards Selected by an expert panel of judges from over than 100 entries across the state of Wisconsin, 40 projects were honored at The Daily Reporter 2021 Top Project Awards. We are honored to share that among those on the list were nine GRAEF projects…

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GRAEF Named a Top Workplace by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel for Fourth Year

GRAEF Named a Top Workplace by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel for Fourth Year We are proud to share that GRAEF has been named a 2022 Top Workplace by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, and their research parter Energage! The 2022 Top Workplaces list showcase outstanding businesses in Southeastern Wisconsin. The heart of the Top Workplaces program is…

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Celebrating Main Street’s Bounceback – GRAEF Project Honored as Best Public Improvement Project

Celebrating Main Street’s Bounceback – GRAEF Project Honored as Best Public Improvement Project The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) recognized the best downtown revitalization projects of 2021 at the 31st Wisconsin Main Street Awards ceremony held at the historic Hotel Retlaw in downtown Fond du Lac. “Our Main Street businesses and communities are thriving thanks…

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Center of the action: The winding path to realizing The Avenue’s grand vision

Center of the action: The winding path to realizing The Avenue’s grand vision Rewind back to 2015 in downtown Milwaukee: The Bucks are in their first season under new ownership, a group of New York hedge-fund billionaires with lofty ambitions. The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra is quietly planning a massive fundraising campaign to make the long-vacant Warner…

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Hacker Talking Earth Day with 620WTMJ

Hacker Talking Earth Day with 620WTMJ To help celebrate Earth Day, Stephanie Hacker, Planning + Urban Design Practice Area Leader at GRAEF, met with the Newsradio 620 WTMJ team to discuss triple bottom line sustainability, and what actions we can all take to live a healthy, more green-friendly everyday life. Tune in to see what…

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Lori Rosenthal Named a Notable Woman in Engineering

Lori Rosenthal Named a Notable Woman in Engineering Rosenthal is among only 14 female engineer honorees. GRAEF is proud to announce that Lori Rosenthal, vice president, principal and group leader at GRAEF was named a 2022 Notable Woman in Engineering by Milwaukee BizTimes. She started as a project structural engineer at the firm nearly 30…

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