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.

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Glessner House Museum 50th Anniversary

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The Glessner House Museum honored Jack Tribbia, the president of Berglund’s Restoration Division, at its 50th Anniversary Gala Celebration on Dec. 14. Tribbia was honored for having a significant impact on the museum and the City of Chicago.

The house, which is a National Historic Landmark and was designed by Henry Hobson Richardson, has served as an inspiration to many architects such as Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright. The home now serves as a museum that provides...Full Story Read More

Moody Bible Institute Groundbreaking

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On Nov. 18, Berglund Construction celebrated with members of Moody Global Ministries at a groundbreaking ceremony for construction of the new Chapman Center.

Berglund will serve as construction manager for the project at 855 N. Wells Street. The building’s name honors Dr. Gary Chapman, a best-selling author, radio host and Moody alumnus who delivered remarks to the faculty, staff, and students in attendance. Dr. Chapman was joined by Dr. Paul Nyquist, president of the M...Full Story Read More

Berglund Wins Award of Excellence for Concrete Repair

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Last Thursday, Berglund Construction won an Award of Excellence at the International Concrete Repair Institute’s Awards Banquet in Cleveland.

Berglund was recognized for its work as construction manager on the Façade Rehabilitation Project at Wheaton Center Apartments in Wheaton, IL. Klein and Hoffman’s Mike Naponelli, who served as architect for the project, delivered a presentation on the challenges the team overcame to repair the concrete structure.

The project was a concr...Full Story Read More