More than 200 results for “technology”
CRE N Illinois

Clayco architecture firms LJC and BatesForum to merge

| Matt Baker

Lamar Johnson Collaborative (LJC), a subsidiary of Clayco, will combine with Clayco-owned BatesForum, creating one architecture firm of more than 240 professionals in five offices. Lamar Johnson will head up the new organization, which will continue to be known as LJC and based in Chicago.

Office N Illinois

Skender completes office interior for Corix Group of Companies

Skender, serving as general contractor, recently completed the 30,000-square-foot interior build-out at 500 W. Monroe Street for Corix Group of Companies. The water, wastewater and energy utility firm consolidated its offices across North America to downtown Chicago. The new offices will immediately house approximately 70 employees.

Retail Midwest

Will we miss grocery store checkout lines?

| Dan Rafter

Hate standing in line at the grocery store? You might be in luck. A new report from CBRE predicts that the grocery store checkout line will disappear within 10 years. Behind this big move? Technology, of course.

Office N Illinois

Abbot Labs credit union moves into new Gurnee headquarters

The Abbott Laboratories Employees Credit Union, ALEC, has moved its corporate headquarters and accompanying branch into a newly constructed and innovative building less than a mile from its old home. The three-story building is at 325 Tri-State Parkway, Gurnee, Illinois, just west of its former headquarters.

Multifamily N Illinois

Three tips for using virtual staging to wow prospective tenants

| Sarah Anderson

When it comes to renting or leasing vacant apartments or condos, prospective tenants often encounter the same challenges facing those scoping out houses—it’s hard to visualize how they’d live and work in an empty space. Savvy property managers or commercial property owners leasing those apartments are deploying high tech tools to help prosp…

CRE N Illinois

Whitney Architects elevates Kate Logan to design director

Whitney Architects has named Kate Logan as design director, a role that will see her lead the firm’s overall vision for design. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois with a design studio in Chicago, Whitney Architects is a national architecture and design firm that specializes in commercial and workplace interiors, both design and technical,…

Multifamily N Illinois

Dearborn Homes community in Chicago's Bronzeville set to go solar

In a first of its kind public and private sector innovation project for Chicago, the Dearborn Homes public housing development that serves more than 600 families in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood is producing renewable energy via private solar panels primarily on its rooftops. This solar installation completed this month supports ComEd’…

CRE X Missouri

Civil inspector joins St. Louis' Kwame

Derrick Stanton has joined St. Louis’ Kwame Building Group, Inc. as a civil inspector. Stanton’s responsibilities include inspecting construction sites for KWAME’s infrastructure, transportation and commercial projects.

CRE N Illinois

Perkins+Will's Chicago studio promotes four

The global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announced the promotions of four designers in its Chicago studio. The promoted employees are Aimee Eckmann, FAIA, ALEP, LEED AP BD+C; Adana Johns, LEED AP BD+C; Jessica Figenholtz, AIA, LEED AP BD+C and Andrew Hausmann, RA, NCARB, LEED AP.

Legal N Illinois

Eversheds Sutherland opens Chicago office

New York-based Eversheds Sutherland announced the opening of a Chicago office, set to be housed at 900 N. Michigan Avenue. The office will be led by Marc A. Benjamin, a veteran real estate lawyer, as well as real estate attorney Susan V. Kai and litigator Robert D. Owen, a partner with Eversheds Sutherland who is relocating from New York.