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Clear processes lead to collaborative education opportunities!

Clear processes lead to collaborative education opportunities!

In our dynamic industry, learning to navigate emerging AEC tech is crucial. Last night, Executive Construction VDC Director Reed Gallagher shared insights during a compelling panel discussion on optimal technology utilization and strategies in the Built Environment.
 
A special thanks to Chicago Chapter of IFMA and IIDA Illinois Chapter for hosting this engaging event, and a shout out to our co-presenters, Cushing and Stantec, for joining the conversation!

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Transforming the iconic Chicago Board of trade building.

Transforming the iconic Chicago Board of trade building.

The iconic Chicago Board of Trade building is undergoing a transformative upgrade! Nestled in the heart of the loop, the main lobby will feature an inviting reception space, complemented by a new lounge and sleek seating areas. Showcasing custom tambour-wrapped columns, stone portal entrances, and a stunning barrel ceiling, this renovation achieves a perfect balance of a modern and classic feel.
 
We’re excited to be a part of this renovation with our partners, R2 Companies and Gensler. Stay tuned to see the finished space!

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Three, Two, One… Cookoff!

Three, Two, One… Cookoff!

Three, two, one… cookoff! Last week, we held this year’s first staff meeting, followed by our annual chili and charcuterie cookoff. From a mix of 13 total dishes entered, congrats to Josh Lukoshus for best chili and Sophia Ryan for best charcuterie!
 
Work hard, play hard. We’re grateful for the opportunity to join team members together to celebrate and reflect on a successful year!

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Clifton Larson Allen’s New Vibrant Workplace!

Clifton Larson Allen’s New Vibrant Workplace!

Construction Completion Alert! We’ve recently wrapped up Clifton Larson Allen’s new Oak Brook office—a sleek suburban gem that features vibrant open workspaces and collaborative huddle zones; versatile wellness spaces and dynamic meeting rooms; and a welcoming elevator lobby and branded reception.

 

Kudos to the team and our incredible partners—BDH Design, Kent Consulting Engineers, and Zeller Realty—who helped us bring this vision to reality!

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mhub’s new Innovation center in Fulton Market!

mhub’s new Innovation center in Fulton Market!

Take a look inside mHUB ’s new Innovation and Commercialization Center in Fulton Market! A dynamic new resource to the entrepreneurial community that features showrooms, labs, and adaptive event spaces, this isn’t just a new facility; it’s the hub for the future of manufacturing.
 
With trust and collaboration, our trade partners and team members made it possible every step of the way!

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Timothy Christian Schools’ State-of-the-art athletic complex

Timothy Christian Schools’ State-of-the-art athletic complex

Fly over Timothy Christian Schools’ Trojan Stadium! This state-of-the-art athletic complex features a synthetic turf field for soccer and lacrosse; an eight-lane running track; a new concession building; and 1,000-seat bleachers for Trojan fans to enjoy. 

 

Over 25 years of trusted partnership with TCS, it’s an honor to continue to transform their campus and enhance their programs and community impact.

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Friedman Properties – 500 North Dearborn Suite 600

Friedman Properties – 500 North Dearborn Suite 600

Take a virtual tour of Suite 600 in Chicago’s iconic Boyce Building! This River North spec suite is now tenant-ready, and features a perfect mix of collaboration and workspace.
 
We’re grateful for this partnership with Friedman Properties, geniant+Eastlake Studio (acquired by geniant), and Advanced Consulting Group. For leasing inquiries, please reach out to Brian Chernett at Friedman Properties (bchernett@friedmanproperties.com).

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Scanning across the country—VDC Year in review!

Scanning across the country—VDC Year in review!

2023 was an incredible, busy year for our VDC team! Fresh high-tech equipment, long travels, and over 20,000 laser scans led to lots of exciting experiences.
 
Innovative, proactive processes guide informed decisions for our clients and partners. We look forward to the great opportunities on-deck for 2024!

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Oak Brook Reserve’s completed Redevelopment at McDonald’s former campus

Oak Brook Reserve’s completed Redevelopment at McDonald’s former campus

From a parking garage to a collaborative, unique amenities space—check out our recent redevelopment for Oak Brook Reserve on the former McDonald’s campus!
 
This renovation required a strategic approach and extensive coordination to navigate the complex infrastructure and exterior improvements. But nothing’s impossible—a huge thanks to our partners that helped make it happen, and to Oak Brook Reserve for their continued partnership as we transform the campus together.

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