Berglund lands on ENR’s Top 400 Contractors

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Berglund’s significant growth and exceptional performance in 2016 landed the firm at No. 298 on ENR’s Top 400 Contractor list, which the magazine published on Thursday.

Last year, the firm’s building and restoration divisions thrived in the company’s core markets of education, healthcare and commercial. Berglund completed a diverse range of projects including an addition at Richard Edwards Elementary School in Chicago, an addition and renovation of Gold Eagle’s Corporate Headquarter...Full Story Read More

Chicago Tribune calls Berglund’s work at Unity Temple “Triumphant”

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In a Chicago Tribune article published on Thursday, architecture critic Blair Kamin praised the result of Berglund’s two-year restoration project at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Unity Temple.

“Today, Unity Temple is a landmark renewed, an enduring statement of Wright's genius and a vivid reminder that his brilliance extended far beyond the Prairie Style houses for which he is best known,” Kamin wrote. “There can be no better way to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Wright's birth than to s...Full Story Read More

Study Shows Importance of Safety Checklists

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Berglund has long maintained a comprehensive library of checklists that our team members use in the field before, during and after completing important construction tasks.

A newly released study highlights just how important checklists are for ensuring tasks are done the right way. According to an article in the W...Full Story Read More

Welcome to the Team, KaySean!

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Fox 32 highlighted Berglund’s newest employee on its broadcast this morning.

KaySean Thomas will begin work as an apprentice laborer for the company on Monday. We connected with KaySean through our partnership with Chicago CRED, a project led by former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to help disenfranchised and disconnected youth develop professional skills and find jobs. Fox 32 spoke with KaySean about his work with Chicago CRED and his new opportunity with Berglund.

“I’m...Full Story Read More