More than 200 results for “engineering”
CRE N Illinois

Wight & Company completes net zero recreation center in Plainfield

Chicago-based integrated design and delivery firm Wight & Company has completed the Prairie Activity and Recreation Center (PARC) for the Plainfield Park District. Designed as a net zero facility, the 37,000-square-foot building in southwest suburban Plainfield, Illinois is projected to be the first building of its kind to achieve the Passi…

Office N Illinois

Chicago cruise lines open downtown headquarters

Two local cruise lines—Chicago’s First Lady Cruises and Mercury, Chicago’s Skyline Cruiseline—have opened their new corporate headquarters in downtown Chicago on the 15th floor of 303 E. Wacker Drive. The new headquarters is steps away from the cruise lines’ docking area on the city’s vibrant Riverwalk and a convenient walk from Chicago’s F…

CRE N Illinois

Shadow Ventures hires former BuiltWorlds leader Nick Durham

Shadow Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on investing in startups in the underserved AEC and CRE tech markets, announced that former BuiltWorlds’ leader Nick Durham has joined the company as senior associate, expanding the company’s presence in Chicago. Durham has more than eight years of experience working with startups in the built…

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Wisconsin's raSmith promotes two

Civil engineering firm raSmith has promoted two employees to leadership positions in the survey division of its Brookfield, Wisconsin, office. Eric Sturm has received a promotion from assistant director of survey to director of survey as Paul Taivalkoski, former director, transitions into retirement in May. Shane Zodrow has been promoted fr…

CRE N Illinois

JLL announces corporate solutions leadership changes

JLL announced that Neil Murray will become global CEO, corporate solutions, succeeding John Forrest. Murray, who will be located in Chicago, will report to CEO Christian Ulbrich and join the company's global executive board. Mark Caskey will succeed Murray as EMEA CEO, corporate solutions. The changes are effective June 1.

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Luxury Hilton hotel opens near Minneapolis

Construction has finished on the Hilton, a new upscale hotel at the corner of South Broadway and East Center Street in downtown Rochester, Minnesota. The 264-room luxury hotel, which will be managed by Avra Hospitality, will welcome its first guests on April 16.

CRE N Illinois

Mark Skender receives lifetime achievement award from UW-Madison

Skender CEO Mark Skender was recently awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award from the University of Wisconsin–Madison Construction Club. Since 1997, the club has served the needs of the university’s construction engineering and management programs by fostering contacts between UW–Madison engineering students and the design and construction industry.