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$45 million renovation turns 29 S. LaSalle into apartments

Chicago has issued a $45 million building permit to renovate and convert a 13-story office building at 29 S. LaSalle to residential apartments. The permit,...

Construction suicide prevention summit scheduled for Feb. 1

Several Chicago-area construction groups are participating in a suicide prevention summit on Feb. 1. Spearheaded by the Construction Financial Managers Association (CFMA), the CFMI Chicago...

HACIA to celebrate members’ success and achievement at annual awards banquet

The Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA) will celebrate the success and achievement of its members at its annual awards banquet on Feb. 17. Awards and nominees...

Flooring moisture mitigation: Contractor explains how to avoid costly flooring failure,...

A Chicago flooring contractor provides a solution to concrete moisture problems, which he says would not be needed if builders took a simple preventative...

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RRJ adds three new employees to its organization

Chicago-based Raths, Raths & Johnson, Inc. (RRJ), a national engineering, architecture, and forensics consulting firm, has announced three new appointments to its organization. In a statement,...

Structural Engineers of Illinois recognize special award winners

The Structural Engineers Association of Illinois (SEAOI) have announced the recipients of the 2016 SEAOI Special Awards presented earlier in June.SEAOI says the annual event honors...
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George Mulholland promoted to senior consulting engineer at Raths, Raths & Johnson

Raths, Raths & Johnson, Inc. (RRJ), a national engineering, architecture, and forensics consulting firm in Willowbrook says George R. Mulholland has been promoted to senior...
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$2 billion in pay as you go IDOT projects proposed in Gov. Rauner’s budget...

The Fox Valley General Contractors Association has posted a recap of Gov. Bruce Rauner's budget message. "It is mostly focused on Illinois Department of...
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Chicago to select engineering team to design Loop to O’Hare express train

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he would like to consider plans for an express train from the Loop to O’Hare International Airport, a project first proposed...

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