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Pull Plan Drives Early Project Completion

Power Construction’s VIP Group shifted its Skokie Hospital renovation project into high gear using both a full Critical Path project schedule and short interval or “pull plan” scheduling techniques.  Pull planning is a process of starting with...

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Thinking “Outside the Box” for the Ace Hotel

If you’ve driven down Morgan Street in Chicago’s West Loop recently, you may have seen a strange site: a stack of shipping containers along the sidewalk.  Unusual way to store construction equipment? No. But they are an unusual way to brace a...

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The Marquee at Block 37 Reaches New Heights

Power Construction has completed Chicago’s largest vertical building expansion in the City’s history.  The Marquee at Block 37 entailed adding 34 stories on top of an existing 4-story retail podium with multi-level loading dock and future...

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