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Studio Gang brings technology fellow in house

Studio Gang announced that their longtime collaborator, structural engineer Peter Heppel, has joined Studio Gang’s Chicago office as a technology fellow. Specializing in lightweight structures and aerodynamics, Heppel will draw on his decades of experience and unique knowledge of structural design and wind engineering to work closely with d…

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DeSimone expands leadership team in Chicago

DeSimone Consulting Engineers recently added two industry veterans to the firm’s expanding structural engineering practice in Chicago. John Viise, who joins the firm as a managing principal, and Eric Fenske, who comes aboard as an associate principal, will serve clients in both the surrounding Midwest region and abroad in the design and dev…

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Missner Group's Papineau: You leave a bit of yourself with every building

| Dan Rafter

Bob Papineau, senior project manager for construction with Des Plaines, Illinois-based general contractor The Missner Group, has steadily built his career in commercial real estate, becoming a leader at one of the Chicago area’s busiest construction firms. Along the way, he’s held a range of positions, everything from assistant superintende…

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Chicago a top target for tech expansion

| Matt Baker

In the past year, technology firms accounted for more than 4 million square feet of occupancy in the Chicago CBD. With new tech job creation happening every year, the city is fast becoming a hub for West Coast firms seeking cheaper space.

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AIA Chicago hosts Designight 2019

Celebrating its 150th year, the Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Chicago) honored outstanding architectural projects at Designight 2019, the organization’s Design Excellence Awards ceremony and celebration at Navy Pier. The 64th annual event, attended by more than 1,000 architecture, engineering and construction …

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Grand Rapids office market stays strong in third quarter

| Dan Rafter

How popular has Grand Rapids, Michigan, become? Earlier this year, Reuters named the city one of the country’s top-20 “superstar metro areas” based on the number of new jobs created here from 2010 to 2017. Given the economic strength of Grand Rapids, it’s not surprising that the city is seeing plenty of commercial real estate activity, too.

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First look: The Post Office unpackaged

| Matt Baker

For over 20 years, it sat vacant and imposing, overlooking the westerly approach to Downtown Chicago. Now the Old Post Office is nearly ready to welcome its first office tenants to an adaptive reuse that has implications beyond the building’s footprint.