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CHICAGO | W.E. O’Neil Builds Largest Structural Steel Project in Chicago

06 November 2017

American Airlines’ new hangar at O’Hare International Airport is the largest structural steel project currently being erected in Chicago. At 525 feet long, the building’s clear spans are nearly the length of an entire city block and are supported...

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CHICAGO | W.E. O’Neil Completes Design-Build Training Center with Gensler

26 October 2017

W.E. O’Neil teamed with Gensler to deliver a new design-build training center for the Plumbers Local 130 Union, which will help create high-quality jobs and ensure Chicago’s future growth. Check out the video below to see this recently completed...

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CHICAGO | W.E. O’Neil Short-listed for Obama Presidential Center

20 September 2017

W.E. O’Neil is honored to be one of four construction management firms short-listed to build the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park, Chicago, Illinois. As the only short-listed firm based in Chicago their entire company history, we are excited to...

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W.E. O’Neil Fights Hunger Chicago-Style

17 August 2017

W.E. O’Neil teamed up once again with OKW Architects and RTM Engineering Consultants in Canstruction Chicago’s annual fundraiser last week benefiting the Greater Chicago Food Depository at the Chicago Merchandise Mart. Our team spent months planning, designing, collecting donations and purchasing 7,395...

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W.E. O’Neil Chicago Welcomes Project Executive

10 July 2017

W.E. O’Neil Construction is pleased to welcome Kevin McCalla as our newest Project Executive. Kevin brings over 20 years of commercial construction experience working for firms such as Pepper Construction and Turner Construction.  His proven expertise is in providing...

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W.E. O’Neil – Historic Facade Restoration

23 June 2017

Hines/McCaffery and W.E. O’Neil Construction have begun the redevelopment of the old Children’s Memorial Hospital site into The Lincoln Common, a 1 million square foot mixed-use development which brings retail, office, public green space and apartments to the bustling...

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The Lincoln Common – W.E. O’Neil’s Lean Approach to Demolition

11 May 2017

  W.E. O’Neil broke ground last week on the Lincoln Common development project, which marked the start of construction activity for the new 1 million square foot mixed-use project in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. In the months leading up...

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W.E. O’Neil Chicago Welcomes Senior Project Manager

20 April 2017

W.E. O’Neil Construction is pleased to welcome Dan Labriola as a Senior Project Manager. A 20-year veteran of the commercial construction industry in Chicago, Dan brings his expertise in healthcare, institutional and cultural projects to W.E. O’Neil. He will...

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Exciting Growth at W.E. O’Neil Chicago

23 March 2017

W.E. O’Neil Chicago is excited about the tremendous growth we’ve been experiencing with clients and projects. With several large projects breaking ground soon, we have added 15 new employees so far this year to contribute their talents and expertise...

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Happy Holidays from W.E. O’Neil Chicago

19 December 2016

Happy Holidays! In the spirit of giving this holiday season, W.E. O’Neil has made a charitable donation to the Marillac Social Center on Chicago’s West Side. Thank you to all the children at the Marillac Center who submitted holiday...

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