PRESS RELEASE — Contact: Anton Matye 231.347.1160 Federal Agencies Now Able to Negotiate Contracts Directly with New Tribal 8(a) Company Bay Shore Steel Works announces new Super 8a Certificate to allow Federal Agencies direct sole source machine, fabricating and finishing services Bay Shore, MI – 24 August 2021 – Today, Bay Shore Steel Works (BSSW), […]
Bay Shore Steel Works is uniquely skilled in manufacturing armor steel plate, and serves as a key supplier of components for equipment used by the U.S. Military. (Photo Courtesy WIkipedia Free Commons) Grand Traverse Economic Development, a subsidiary of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, has purchased a steel and aluminum manufacturing […]
BAY SHORE — A Bay Shore manufacturing business recently moved under the ownership of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians’ economic arm. Grand Traverse Economic Development last week closed on its acquisition of Bay Shore Steel Works, which previously was part of Charlevoix-based manufacturer DCL. Terms of the purchase were not disclosed. […]
The Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians is continuing to expand its economic development efforts beyond casino gaming and this week announced its acquisition of a steel fabrication firm in Charlevoix. By Eric Carlson of the Enterprise staff Leelanau News Read PDF – Leelanau Enterprise
The Board of Directors of Grand Traverse Economic Development (GTED), the commercial investment entity of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, is pleased to announce the planned purchase of Bay Shore Steel Works (BSSW) into our family of companies. GTED’s family of businesses currently consist of Grand Traverse Engineering & Construction (GTEC) […]
Grand Traverse Economic Development (GTED), the non-gaming entity of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, plans to acquire Bay Shore Steel Works (BSSW) of Charlevoix. BSSW is a process engineering, fabricating, machining, and finishing services company with significant contracts from the U.S. military for armor plating. Thomas Wilbur, CEO of GTED, told […]
9 & 10 News: Grand Traverse Band Looks to Diversify Revenue Streams, Create Jobs With Purchase of Manufacturing Co.
A Bay Shore steel manufacturer is keeping its original name but is now officially under new, unique ownership. Grand Traverse Economic Development, a subsidiary of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians announced their purchase of Bay Shore Steel Works. “This is a great day for us the tribe has been looking to […]