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DDCC – Dearborn Contracting Company . . . . . New Staff and New Projects

Recent news – February 28, 2018:

Player Profile – Larry Fillmore, Jr.

Our Team continues to get stronger. . . Larry Fillmore is Dearborn Contracting Companies’ newest employee. Larry joined DCC in February of this year and will be a lead field manager in the Foundation and Concrete/Flatwork segment of our business. Larry is filling the role as Concrete Superintendent.

Larry’s first assignment will be the City Club Apartments project in downtown Detroit. This is one of DCC’s highest profile projects.

Larry brings over 30 years of field, construction experience to our organization and most importantly, to our customers. His broad experience includes substantial project work at major Automotive Plants and heavy industrial facilities throughout the greater metropolitan Detroit area. Larry brings a wide variety of both carpentry and concrete experience to the Team. His experience includes work in the automotive, medical, municipal, higher education, and airport transportation fields.

Larry is a Carpenter with Local 687. He joined the trades directly out of High School and has been involved with hands-on construction projects all of his adult life.

Notable projects where Larry has played key roles in the Construction Project Process follows:

  • FCA – Sterling Heights Assembly Plant (SHAP)
  • Little Caesars Arena – Home of our Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Pistons
  • Ford - Research and Engineering –Dearborn
  • Marathon – Marathon Refinery - Detroit
  • General Motors – Milford Proving Grounds - Milford
  • McLaren Health - Flint
  • Bishop International Airport - Flint

Larry resides in Lapeer, Michigan. He and his wife have two children and most recently, a grandchild. He is an avid hunter and fisherman and is a full-fledged Michigan man. Larry is a strong proponent of Michigan and all that it has to offer in terms of career and quality of recreational life.

In addition to the above accolades, Larry has previously worked in the field directly for Dearborn Mid-West Company (DMW), of which, DCC is part of. His most recent experience in the field was on the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant project in early 2017.

Fischer Automotive Systems

Fischer Automotive Systems

DCC was recently awarded the Structural Steel erection contract for the building addition at Fischer Automotive Systems. Fischer Automotive is located in Auburn Hills, Michigan and provides interior components including brackets, holders, vents, trim pieces, and storage bins to the major automotive manufacturers. Fischer is a major, international firm with facilities around the globe.

The addition includes approximately 56,000 square feet of additional floor space to their existing facility. The space is to be used to better serve their North American customers.

DCC is partnered and under contract with one of our major steel fabricators – Concentric Steel – on the project.