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Real Estate Asset Repositioning

Lehrer Leads Webinar on Refrigerants and Global Warming

Hosted by ESD, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) of Chicago recently sponsored a webinar focused on building cooling systems and their impact on the environment. (Read More)

Women and the Redevelopment of Willis Tower

Talented women team members to discuss their roles in the massive redevelopment of Chicago’s iconic building. (Read More)

Three Key Takeaways from a Large-Scale Repositioning Project

Encompassing 500,000 square feet, the repositioning of Willis Tower is one of the most challenging mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) projects of its kind in the United States.

The Seemingly Impossible is Made Possible in McCormick Place

Rapidly turning a convention center into a makeshift health-care facility during a pandemic is no easy task. (Read More)

New Food Halls in Older Commercial Office Spaces Require Creativity, Flexibility to Build

Imagine building a hockey rink in a 1970s shopping mall. Or, conversely, building retail shops inside an aging hockey rink.

ESD’s Museum Work Is Down to a Fine Art

ESD’s recent Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago repositioning project is drawing high praise.

All the World’s a Stage – Including at Navy Pier

No doubt The Bard would be impressed by The Yard – a flexible theater at Navy Pier which the Chicago Shakespeare Theater company will make good use of come the fall, according to a recent article by the Chicago Tribune…

ESD Knows the Ropes with Navy Pier

ESD’s history with improving Navy Pier has lasted decades…