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Being a trusted Chicago-based construction partner for nearly a century is only impressive if you look at what it’s taught us and how it’s equipped us to serve our clients, our team and our community.

In that time, we have helped people to realize big dreams, conquer seemingly impossible challenges and create stunning work that becomes part of our city’s iconic landscape.

We’ve also developed specialty teams that are obsessed with their area of focus and are intimately familiar with the unique demands of specific industries and project types.

Chicago is our home. We’re proud to be a part of its past, present and future. Likewise, we're honored to partner with clients on their projects elsewhere in the country. 

Building Strong Relationships for 95 Years

65Promotions Per Year on Average

90Percent of Clients Refer or Rehire Us

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We are actively seeking energized people who share our core beliefs and have a true passion for what we do.

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A Chicago Tribune Top Workplace… six years in a row!

What if Power was the last new job you ever had? Our practice has always been to grow from within, allowing team members to build a long term career that’s just as solid as our buildings. Instead of viewing your role at Power as simply a next step, we hope you’ll see it as your professional home, where you can grow, evolve and advance.

Your independent thinking, hands-on approach, and desire to carve your own path in the Chicago construction industry will be valued here. And you’ll know that you’re valued because of the mentorship, training, benefits and advancement opportunities you experience.

Our foundation is only as strong as our team. Join us in creating your dream job, and you’ll be an instrumental part of the Power success story being written every day.

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Healthy Places by Power

In these challenging times of Covid19, the Healthy Places by Power program enables organizations to quickly determine the optimal mix of facility solutions needed to provide safety and peace of mind to the occupants of their buildings whether they be employees, patients, customers or visitors. A 30-minute Zoom call is all it takes to get the evaluation and planning process started.

Healthy Places by Power is led by a dedicated core team of subject matter experts and staffed with engineering and construction professionals. Together, they bring an array of experience in planning, constructing and renovating healthcare, workplace, multi-family, mixed-use and education facilities. Specialized team knowledge includes such critical disciplines as MEP building systems, infection control, building enclosure systems, working in occupied environments as well as LEED and WELL.

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Power Construction VIP Group Little Company of Mary Radiology Suite

Complex small to medium-sized projects under $30 million

Power Construction VIP Group
Power Construction VIP Group
  • New construction and renovations
  • Ideal for healthcare, education, senior living and hospitality markets
  • 43 dedicated team members and 75% repeat and referral clients
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Power Construction Luxury Condo High-rise Chicago

Luxury condominium and single-family homes of distinction

Power Construction Luxury Residence Group
Power Construction Luxury Residence Chicago Wicker Park Single Family
  • Specialized in sophisticated, one-of-a-kind residences
  • Use proven commercial management processes and technology
  • Deliver a level of quality and speed not typically seen in luxury residential market
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Power Construction Workkplace Group

Corporate interior build-outs

Power Construction Workkplace Group
Power Construction Workkplace Group
  • From a small renovation to a complete new headquarters, no project is too big or small
  • Speed to market focused
  • Small business attention, large firm resources
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Power Construction Aviation Group

Airside and landside construction

Power Construction Aviation Group
Power Construction Aviation Group
  • Airside expertise in safety, logistics, phasing and disruption avoidance planning
  • Collaborative reputation with clients, partners, subcontractors and air traffic control
  • Full range of complex projects with varied scopes and sizes
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UISC Cold Storage

Delivering state-of-the-art freezer/refrigeration/food processing facilities nationwide

UISC Fontanini Processing
Liberty Cold Storage
  • Single source accountability with in-house Design+Build services
  • 80% repeat clients
  • Expert in both new construction and renovation scenarios
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Delivery Methods

  • CM at-Risk (CMAR)
  • CM Agency (CMA)
  • Integrated Project Delivery (IPD)
  • Lump Sum
  • Design+Build (DB)
  • Public-Private Partnership (P3)

Services & Expertise

  • Comprehensive Preconstruction & Construction Services
  • Virtual Design & Construction Services (3D BIM/4D Modeling/5D Modeling/VR/AR/Laser Scanning)
  • MEP Planning & Coordination Services
  • Sustainable Construction Practices
  • Proactive Diversity & Inclusion Practices
  • Self-Perform Concrete, Carpentry & Drywall Capabilities
  • Lean Construction / Prefabrication / Modularization
  • LEED
  • WELL / Healthy Places by Power
  • Drone / Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
  • Cloud-based construction technology platforms including remote real-time collaboration
Scrub King Group Photo

After years of working for large institutions, Gabby Dumitrascu and her husband Cristian cashed in their retirement savings to fund their dream of becoming business owners.  As the parents of two young children, they knew it was risky, but they were committed to doing whatever it took to grow their business and create a better life for their family.

West End

"One of the things we are hearing more and more from our science clients is how important their facilities have become in the battle for talent", says Jason Gunderson, Senior Project Manager with Power Construction's Health + Science Team.

Life Science

Four national trends continue to bring a rising tide to Chicago's position on the life science stage.  First, pharmaceutical and biotech companies are continuing to go public.  Since 2015, more than 270 of these firms have listed on NASDAQ.