Ideal Contracting


31 May , 2017  


Ideal Contracting would like to congratulate our very own, Tim Rini, for receiving an Honorable Mention by the Association of Union Constructors’ (TAUC), judging committee for the James J. Willis Craftsperson of the Year Award. This award honors the men and women who bring the vision of a project to life, safely and professionally. Tim Rini managed to do just that for the office renovations at GM Milford Proving Grounds. More…

Ideal Contracting

Congratulations Austin!!

31 May , 2017  


Austin Harris is our Photo contest winner for the month. Check out his photo above! Don’t forget to submit a photo for June! More…

Ideal Surplus

New Store Location

31 May , 2017  

Surplus Store Logo

Ideal Surplus has a brand new store,  located on the Surplus shop floor in Building B. Items at the store include gloves, hand tools, safety gear, power tools, drill bits, and much more. Looking to pick up some new tools or equipment for your next project? Get more for your dollar than at any top hardware store by contacting Gary Brothers or Curtis Rose today to learn more about the available discounts.

Ideal Group

Motor City Makeover 2017

31 May , 2017  


On Saturday, June 20th, Ideal employees and Southwest Detroit community members came together to participate in helping clean up the community, also known as the Motor City Makeover. More…

Ideal Shield

Ideal Shield Is Expanding Our Product Line

31 May , 2017  

Photoshoppped pic

Thanks to a strong, growing relationship with one of our most innovative vendors, Shield has earned the opportunity to help launch Flexpost’s new product line!

Many of you are  familiar with the concept of the Flexpost. A twist on the conventional bollard posts, Flexpost is designed to bend at the base when impacted so as to prevent damage to the bollard and the vehicle. They are the optimal solution for spots where bollards constantly get hit and bent out of shape.      More…

Ideal Setech

Congratulations Lorelei!

31 May , 2017  


Ideal Setech would like to congratulate Lorelei Fradette on receiving her U.S. citizenship on May 15, 2017. Originally from Jalisco, Mexico, Lorelei moved to the United States in September of 2010 to be with her then fiancé.  The process towards gaining her U.S. citizenship roughly began seven months ago in October of 2016. More…

Ideal Steel

Ideal Steel is “Beaming”

31 May , 2017  

Steel Picture

As part of its project for DTE in Monroe, Michigan, Ideal Steel fabricated a girder beam designed to support a precast ballistic wall system. The beam took the team a total of 240 production hours, which started all the way back on March 9th. An impressive sight to see, the beam measures 72 feet long and weighs almost 30,000 pounds! It’s one of the largest individual fabrications of the year for the team.