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CHICAGO | W.E. O’Neil’s Innovative Approach to Deep Excavation

01 February 2018

W.E. O’Neil is currently completing foundation work at the Belmont Village Senior Living project in Lincoln Park, a process involving 30 feet of excavation below street level and within a few feet of several residential structures. The City of...

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CHICAGO | W.E. O’NEIL DOESN’T LET THE DEEP FREEZE SLOW US DOWN AT 1201 WEST LAKE

28 December 2017

CHICAGO | W.E. O’Neil doesn’t let the deep freeze slow us down! Demolition is in full swing this week at the 1201 West Lake Street office building project in West Fulton Market.      

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Happy Holidays from W.E. O’Neil Chicago

19 December 2017

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 drawings...

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CHICAGO | W.E. O’Neil Raises Third Tower Crane in Lincoln Park

13 December 2017

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W.E. O’Neil Construction Co. Hosts Diversity and Community Engagement Forum

07 December 2017

On December 6th, W.E. O’Neil Construction Co. hosted a Diversity and Community Engagement Forum focused on innovative strategies to create sustainable jobs in construction and the construction supply chain for minority Chicago residents, specifically those on Chicago’s south and...

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CHICAGO | W.E. O’Neil Welcomes Back Preconstruction Estimator, Lance Hornaday

30 November 2017

W.E. O’Neil is pleased to welcome Lance Hornaday back as our newest Preconstruction Estimator in the Chicago office. Lance is a 25-year veteran of the commercial construction industry who spent 15 years with W.E. O’Neil before moving to Minneapolis to...

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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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