Conagra Building New Innovation Center In Chicago

Business Facilities

Read: Conagra Building New Innovation Center In Chicago at BusinessFacilities.com. The Conagra Brands Center for Food Design will be a state-of-the-art snacking innovation center with up to 50 food designers and culinary staff.

Chicago readies $2B Red, Purple Line modernization

Construction Dive

Construction on the Chicago Transit Authority's largest capital project ever should begin later this year

New 80,000-sf coworking space completes in Chicago

BD+C

Spaces, an IWG-company that owns and operates creative, flexible workspaces, has recently opened its third Chicago location in a former Sports Authority building at LaSalle and Ontario

Metro Chicago Exports Collaboration Launched

Business Facilities

Metro Chicago Exports Collaboration Launched appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Great Lakes Blog-Oct-2014 Brookings Institution Chicago Exports Global Cities Initiative JPMorgan Chase Metro Chicago Exports Small Business Initiatives

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One Central: Another megaproject proposal for Chicago

Construction Dive

The 34-acre development, which would see high-rises built on a platform over an existing rail yard, could take as long as 15 years to complete

June 20 Trip to Chicago

Collaborative Construction

I''ll be in Chicago next Friday for a series of events. I plan on heading to the city of Chicago for two additional events. First, I will be presenting at FitzGerald Architects'' office at 912 W Lake Street , Chicago IL 60607 from 3:00 p.m. Chicago, IL 60604.

Chicago makes major building code overhaul

BD+C

Chicago recently announced a “comprehensive” overhaul to local building codes. It had been 70 years since the last wholesale revamp of the city’s codes. The city has adopted the International Building Code’s (IBC) terminology and classification systems.

Outcome Health Creating 2,000 New Jobs In Chicago

Business Facilities

Outcome Health is planning to add 2,000 new employees over the next five years at its new 392,000-square-foot Chicago location, Outcome Tower. The Chicago-based company’s growth is helping drive the city’s emergence as a national hub for the health-tech sector.

The Real Deal names Chicago's top contractors

Construction Dive

A new analysis found that Power Construction pulled permits for more than twice the square footage of runner-up Clark Construction

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Related proposes $1B dual-tower project in Chicago

Construction Dive

The waterfront buildings planned for the former site of the defunct Chicago Spire could break ground next year

Chicago Celebrates Technology Startup Hub Expansion, 700 New Tech Jobs

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

More than 700 new jobs have been created by 16 tech companies in Chicago recently, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced as he helped open the newly-completed expansion space at 1871 , the city’s first-of-its-kind digital startup hub. According to Built In Chicago, 143 companies raised more than $1.7

Cyber Security Company Expands Chicago Headquarters

Business Facilities

Trustwave will add more than 300 employees at its new Chicago headquarters; City Colleges of Chicago is launching a Cyber Security Boot Camp. Read: Cyber Security Company Expands Chicago Headquarters.

Fluor-Walsh JV wins $2B Chicago train modernization project

Construction Dive

The Chicago Transit Authority's Phase One Red and Purple Line Modernization will be the largest capital project in authority history

Terex Trucks Signs New Dealer for Chicago

Construction Equipment

Terex Trucks has signed Thoesen Tractor & Equipment as its new dealer in the Chicago area. Our customers need robust and reliable machines, and Terex Trucks’ articulated haulers are the perfect fit,” said Joe Thoesen, president of Thoesen Tractor & Equipment. The haulers are being used

FTD Companies Relocating HQ To Chicago

Business Facilities

The global floral company’s headquarters relocation to Chicago is part its new strategic growth plan. Read: FTD Companies Relocating HQ To Chicago at BusinessFacilities.com.

Chicago's building code overhauled after 70 years

Construction Dive

The modernization brings the city in line with international standards and gives contractors more options for building materials and technologies

$665M secured for Chicago tower

Construction Dive

Clark Construction will build the $761 million office high-rise, which is scheduled for completion in late 2020

Chicago unveils online tool displaying construction, events

Construction Dive

ChiStreetWork, which uses the Google Maps platform, keeps users up to date on infrastructure upgrades, active jobsites and more

150 North Riverside, Chicago, IL

BD+C

Chicago’s 150 N. The waterfront land in the heart of Chicago’s prime real estate market went undeveloped for nearly a century due to site challenges including waterfront zoning, commuter railroad lines, city requirements for public right-of-way provisions and no existing utilities. . A paradox of architecture is that sometimes the constraints of a site location actually end up unlocking and inspiring solutions to a breakthrough building design.

Chicago Pneumatic 2.5 Portable Generator

Construction Equipment

The Chicago Pneumatic 2.5 The Chicago Pneumatic gasoline engine provides 6.4 features a 4.75-gallon fuel tank that can run continuously for 11 hours. At 120 or 240 volts, the generator produces a continuous output of 2,500 watts.

Chicago officials halt Obama library pending federal reviews

Construction Dive

The Chicago Department of Transportation will not issue a utilities relocation permit for the future Obama Presidential Center until the project receives the necessary environmental and historic preservation approvals

Chicago's $5B-$6B Lincoln Yards still up in the air

Construction Dive

Developer Sterling Bay's mixed-use plan for the Chicago waterfront is on hold until locals' concerns about how the project will impact the area are addressed

Chicago's Flexible, Transforming Theater Space

ENR Construction

All the world's a stage thanks to flexible seating towers at the Yard at Chicago Shakespeare

Collaborative Construction Blog: AIA Chicago Supporting IPD & BIM

Collaborative Construction

AIA Chicago Supporting IPD & BIM. Randy Deutsch is presenting at an AIA Chicago event tomorrow. All you folks in Chicago need to attend if you can. AIA Chicago Supporting IPD & BIM. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Collaborative Construction Blog.

Gogo To Relocate Headquarters And Expand In Chicago, IL

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Gogo, an in-flight connectivity company, will move its corporate headquarters and commercial aviation business to Chicago, IL. In Chicago, Gogo will be joining a flourishing technology community in a city that is home to more than 1,500 digital technology companies.

Epiroc Absorbs Chicago Pneumatic Attachments

Construction Equipment

Chicago Pneumatic hydraulic excavator attachments have joined the Epiroc product lineup. It now offers all the hydraulic attachments previously marketed under the brand names of Atlas Copco and Chicago Pneumatic.

Commercial Construction Best Practices: Why one Chicago Commercial Construction Firm Melted for These Cupcakes

Commercial Construction

In fact, Chicago cupcake restaurants and food trucks are popping up all over the place. However, the best Chicago cupcakes Englewood Construction ever had were the ones from our latest Chicago education construction job.

Chicago Pneumatic 5.5 Portable Generator

Construction Equipment

Equipped with a 5.5-gallon fuel tank, the 12.8-horsepower Chicago Pneumatic 5.5 can run power continuously for 10 hours. At 120 or 240 volts, the generator produces a continuous output of 5,500 watts. The unit weighs 175 pounds and measures 27x21x21 inches

Chicago Pneumatic 7W Portable Generator

Construction Equipment

The largest portable generator in the Chicago Pneumatic lineup, the 12-horsepower 7W features a 6.6-gallon fuel tank and can run continuously for 8 hours.

Chicago Pneumatic 7W Portable Generator

Construction Equipment

The largest portable generator in the Chicago Pneumatic lineup, the 12-horsepower 7W features a 6.6-gallon fuel tank and can run continuously for 8 hours.

Chicago Pneumatic 5.5 Portable Generator

Construction Equipment

Equipped with a 5.5-gallon fuel tank, the 12.8-horsepower Chicago Pneumatic 5.5 can run power continuously for 10 hours. At 120 or 240 volts, the generator produces a continuous output of 5,500 watts. The unit weighs 175 pounds and measures 27x21x21 inches

Commercial Construction Checklist on Beating the Next Chicago Blizzard

Commercial Construction

The Chicago blizzard of 2011 is a story we’ll be talking about for generations. 3, 2011, that didn’t mean the best Chicago contractors weren’t working. Englewood Construction is an expert in winter condition commercial construction practices.

What a Chicago 2016 Summer Olympics Means for Chicago’s Retail and Restaurant Construction Industry

Commercial Construction

There’s no doubt that local businesses will have much to celebrate if on October 2, 2009, Chicago wins the 2016 Summer Olympics bid. But just how would Chicago hosting the Olympics affect the city’s restaurant and retail construction activity ?

Chicago’s long-gestating luxury condo tower nears construction

BD+C

It’s been four years since 1000M, a 74-story luxury condo tower located on Chicago’s South Michigan Avenue, was first announced.

Great Trip to Chicago And Headed to Toledo Tomorrow

Collaborative Construction

Had a great trip to Chicago last week to present at the Revit Technology Conference North America where I ran into a number of great contacts including Susan Brattberg @globaletraining and Allan Partridge @NextArchtectur both out of Canada.

Chicago rejects Related's $1B dual-tower proposal

Construction Dive

Alderman Brendan Reilly reportedly rejected the developer's plan after it failed to address constituent concerns about the project

Chicago Faucets

Contractor Magazine

When Chicago Faucets began, Theodore Roosevelt was the 26th President of the United States, the Wright brothers had yet to fly, and the ravages of World War I were still 13 years away. Chicago Faucets products are manufactured to the highest standards at three facilities located in the heart of America – including one of the last remaining commercial faucet foundries in the United States.

Nonprofit sues Chicago for details on city's Amazon HQ2 bid

Construction Dive

Chicago is one of 20 finalists in the running for the tech company's $5 billion second headquarters

Restoration of Chicago’s Union Station Great Hall completes

BD+C

Chicago’s Union Station Great Hall, originally designed in 1925, needed substantial repairs due to water leakage and deterioration due to flaws in the original design.

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Method Opens First U.S. Factory, Chicago’s South Side Soapbox

Business Facilities

Factory, Chicago’s South Side Soapbox appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Great Lakes Alternative Energy Blog-May-2015 Chicago Gotham Greens LEED Method Products William McDonoughBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine. The "South Side Soapbox" is designed to benefit the surrounding environment, community and businesses. Method Opens First U.S.