Canopy by Hilton | Grand Rapids, MI

The Canopy by Hilton Hotel is a new 8-story, 155 guestroom hotel, built in downtown Grand Rapids and is a part of the Studio Park development.  Designed by interior designer Anderson Miller Ltd and architect Valerio, Dewalt, Train Associates Inc, based in Chicago, the Canopy Hotel features a unique Mid-Century Modern design, inspired by the Grand Rapids metropolitan area. 

This cast-in-place post-tensioned concrete structure with brick façade was constructed utilizing a rammed aggregate pier sub-foundation system on a downtown Grand Rapids minimal-area site, simultaneously as part of the Studio Park development, which also included a connecting theater, parking structure, and two mixed use commercial/residential buildings.  Modern materials such as breeze block, wood slats, terrazzo flooring, and iconic furniture piece and blended them with more contemporary elements for a fresh and current design.

The Canopy by Hilton Grand Rapids features all of the signature brand elements such as the welcoming Canopy Central lounge and cafe, flexible meeting spaces, full commercial laundry room, a rooftop restaurant & bar, and 155 just-right rooms with tile floors and signature bed canopies.


124,000 SF

August 2020

Lodgco Hospitality

Extensive experience building top-quality hospitality facilities


Pioneer has executed many successful projects and has broad experience across many markets. We have been very successful in using on-time delivery scheduling, minimally-invasive construction practices and communication and safety for the community.

  • Extensive experience
  • On-time delivery scheduling
  • Minimally invasive construction
  • Communication and safety


Pioneer has the knowledge and capability to accurately budget, provide information to the ownership and design team, contract and direct a strong team of subcontractors, develop and execute a safe and seamless logistics plan, guide the team through an accurate schedule, and finally construct the highest-quality project.

  • Accurate project budgeting and information
  • Contracts and directs strong team of sub-contractors
  • Creates safe and seamless logistics plan


We are a client-focused organization intent on delivering exceptional results on every construction project. We provide customized solutions based on each client’s needs and individual project characteristics.

  • Pre-Construction Planning
  • Construction Management
  • General Contracting
  • Design/Build
  • Sustainable & LEED Construction
  • Commercial Interiors
  • Architecture & Engineering
  • Steel Erection
  • Pre-cast/Pre-stressed Concrete Erection
  • Crane services
  • Pre-Engineered Metal Building Systems
  • Self-performance of key trades

Comprehensive Construction Services

As a true builder employing over two-hundred talented craft and trade professionals, we offer extensive self-performance abilities that enable us to provide unsurpassed budget, schedule, and quality control.

With expertise in a variety of delivery methods including General Contracting, Design/Build, and Construction Management, we customize our approach based on the specifics of each project and the goals of our clients.

Our commitment to sustainable design and construction, safety, inclusion, and community involvement set us apart in our industry.