About Us

Builders Exchange of Northwest Michigan

The Builders Exchange of Northwest Michigan was incorporated in 1959 and is a member-owned organization. It is operated as a non-profit organization supported by annual dues and service fees and is overseen by a nine member Board of Directors. The Builders Exchange provides area contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and manufacturers reps a planroom to review project bid documents. Project information is available to our members on our website or by visiting our planroom. Our Planroom, which is located at 1373 Barlow Street, Traverse City, is one of the few in the nation that offers 24/7 keyed access for our members.

The Internet Planroom is available in 2 different levels. Level 1 provides the member access to timely project information such as current projects out for bid, bid date and time, scope of work, project location, bidders list, apparent lows and addendums issued. This service is available to all members as a part of their basic membership. Level 2 gives you all the services listed in Level 1, but also allows you to view and print project plans, specs and addenda; all of this done conveniently from your office.

The Builders Exchange of Northwest Michigan provides access to project documents for commercial and industrial projects primarily in the Northwest Michigan area, though coverage extends through out lower and upper Michigan on large projects. The Builders Exchange strives to provide the most up-to-date and accurate project information in order to serve the needs of our associations contractors, subcontractors and suppliers

Our mission is to foster the growth and progress of the Northwest Michigan area by encouraging high standards of quality workmanship, to promote trade schools and the education of artisans in the community for the interchanging of ideas.

  • Project Plan Room For Members
  • 24/7 Keyed Access
  • Commercial Project & Bidding Information
  • Printing Services (Level 2 Membership)
  • Quality Workmanship & Partners

Owners, Architects, and Engineers

Builders Exchange of Northwest Michigan

Let the Builders Exchange help you get your project information out quickly and efficiently to the people that need to bid it.  Let us help you distribute your information accurately, promptly, and without all the phone calls.

Ready to post your Northern Michigan project? Why use the Builders Exchange of NW Michigan? We live here. We have Northern Michigan Contractors and Subcontractors and Suppliers that are the most widely used for Northern Michigan Projects.

You can send your invitation to bid, a new project, or the link to your project to the following email for prompt posting.

info@bxtvc.com

BXTVC is ready to help you.  We report on many projects every year that are in need of PROFESSIONAL SERVICE, architects, engineers, landscape designers, or design teams.

All members are able to see these postings in a timely manner and receive an automatic email as they are posted.  Call us for more information.  231-946-5531

OUR TEAM

Board Of Directors

Jack Ocobock

Jack Ocobock

PRESIDENT
Darek Purgiel

Darek Purgiel

Vice President
Mike Trippe

Mike Trippe

Director
Charlie Sole

Charlie Sole

Treasurer
Keely Trombly

Keely Trombly

Secretary
Jason Bloxsom

Jason Bloxsom

Director
Jerry DeMann

Jerry DeMann

Director
Jim Winter

Jim Winter

Director
Pat Harrison

Pat Harrison

Director