Glenbrook South
“Henry Bros. Co. was my first experience in dealing with a company that did what they promised. I watched our dreams come true and enjoyed every minute of it.”

Dr. Lawrence A. Wylie
Superintendent
Lincoln-Way CHSD
#210

 
News Item | Hickory Hills, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. and Riis Borg Construction Company Announce Agreement to Operate Riis Borg, a Division of Henry Bros. Co.
Henry Bros. Co. (HBC), known in the Chicago area for general contracting and construction management services, and Riis Borg Construction Company (RBCC), a Chicago-based commercial general contractor, announced that they entered into a strategic agreement to operate Riis Borg, a division of Henry Bros. Co.

The new division will allow HBC and RBCC to blend their experience in delivering construction services to private and public clients in a broad range of markets that include corporate, commercial office, education, senior/student/multi-unit housing, financial, hospitality, healthcare, institutional, manufacturing, recreation, retail, and other sectors.

Henry Bros. Co.’s integrity and customer focused values align with the core values Riis Borg Construction Company’s founder, the late Paul R. Borg, Jr., established for his company: customer satisfaction, integrity, innovation, loyalty and relationships. Riis Borg, a division of Henry Bros. Co. will maintain these shared values with RBCC’s operating staff and HBC’s management support. The full range of pre-construction and construction services already offered by HBC will be complemented by RBCC’s experience and reputation within with the new division.

William H. Callaghan, Jr. and George W. Ferrell, third generation co-owners of HBC are excited about the synergy that has been created between the two companies and the benefit to clients throughout the Chicago area and Midwest: “Our companies already share similar principles. Combining the construction services, knowledge, and experience of RBCC and HBC builds on a solid foundation of long-term success and growth. The integrated resources of each company will offer all our clients expanded services and expertise to meet their construction needs.”

About Henry Bros. Co.
Henry Bros. Co. is a full service commercial construction company that was established in 1921. The company offers general contracting and construction management services for clients in senior and multi-unit housing, education, healthcare, corporate, municipal government, recreation and religious organizations.

About Riis Borg Construction Company
Riis Borg Construction Company, founded in 1986 by the late Paul R. Borg, Jr., is a general contracting and construction management company with construction and renovation services for financial, healthcare, commercial, clubhouse, recreation and retail markets. The company has built a reputation of outstanding integrity and quality. RBCC has incorporated values with the creativity and the quality craftsmanship needed to meet exacting project demands, and will continue to work with the leadership of Patricia A. Borg, President, and her skilled team.

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Kathleen East at (708) 430-5400 or /span> keast@henrybros.com
 
 

News Item | Hickory Hills, Illinois

Henry Bros. Simultaneously Renovating 20 Schools

At Henry Bros., summer break means working at a breakneck pace to complete renovations at 18 K-12 schools and two universities. Although some projects will continue into the school year, most are scheduled for completion before school resumes.  Seventeen of the projects are taking place across five public school districts (Lyons Township High School District 204, Oak Park Elementary School District 97, Oak Park River Forest High School District 200, Villa Park School District 45 and Western Springs School District #101). The other renovations are at Saint Tarcissus Catholic School, University of Chicago and Saint Xavier University.

Corridor      Area to renovate 

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Marc Deneau at (708) 430-0247 or
mdeneau@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Lemont, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. Completes Two-Phase Renovation to Franciscan Village

Henry Bros. Co. completed renovations to the common areas of Franciscan Village, an independent living community in Lemont, Illinois. The common area renovations included a new porte cochere, floor to ceiling updates to corridors, recreation and relaxation areas, dining areas, and much more.

Fraciscan Village ceiling   Franciscan Village Corridor   Franciscan Village Porte Cochere 

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Tom O'Brien at (708) 430-5400 or
tobrien@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Chicago, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. Receives Safety Honors

Henry Bros. Co. was recently recognized by the Builders Association, AGC Charter Chapter, for Best of Class Safety Excellence and Outstanding Safety Performance.

Accepting awardBA Safety AwardBA Safety Excellence

For more information, please contact:
Shane Deaton, Safety Director, at (708) 430-5400 or
shanedeaton@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Bellwood, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. Breaks Ground on Senior Suites of Bellwood

An official groundbreaking ceremony was held on April 30 for the Senior Suites of Bellwood, a new 89-unit affordable housing community for seniors being constructed in Bellwood, Illinois by Henry Bros. Co. Officials and executives from the Village of Bellwood, developer Senior Lifestyle Corporation and the Illinois Housing Development Authority participated in this important event with HBC.

Henry Bros. Co. is committed to the Village of Bellwood, and has been actively pursuing Bellwood Section 3 union subcontracting and supplier firms in Bellwood for this project. HBC's Kerry Callaghan went to Proviso West High School to meet with students enlisted to distribute flyers regarding these opportunities.

 Bellwood Groundbreaking-At HS - Section 3

For more information, please contact:
Tom O'Brien at (708) 430-5400 or
tobrien@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Rosemont, Illinois

2014 Annual LSN Conference
Henry Bros. Co. at Booth 520

Henry Bros. Co. will once again participate in the Life Services Network Conference held at the Stephenson Center in Rosemont, Illinois.

HBC will be at Booth #520 on April 30th  and May 1st.

For more information, please contact:
Tom O'Brien at (708) 430-5400 or
tobrien@henrybros.com

 
 
News Item | Hickory Hills, Illinois

Safety Training at Henry Bros. Co.
Friday, March 28, 2014 was Safety Training Day at Henry. Bros. Co. All management and field personnel participated in this important training. Topics included Equipment: Large Machine and Truck Best Practices, Asbestos Identification and Abatement, Stretch and Flex to Avoid Injury, and Field Management Tech Training.
Team Up for Safety

At Henry Bros. Co., Safety is always first. Safety Director Shane Deaton makes sure of it. Shane ensures Safety is the top priority for all HBC employees – on the job, at home, on the highway, everywhere – through continuous training through diverse media – tool box talks, e-mailed safety tips, bulletin board postings, bright neon t-shirts and classroom training.
Safety Training at HBC
For more information on Henry Bros. Co. Safety please contact:
Shane Deaton at (708) 430-5400 or shanedeaton@henrybros.com
 
 
News Item | Hickory Hills, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. Adds Dennis Szafranski  to Estimating Team
Henry Bros. Co. welcomes Dennis Szafranski to the Estimating Team. As a Senior Estimator, he will enhance the construction/construction management company’s expertise in structural concrete estimating.   Szafranski brings over 40 years of experience in the construction industry, most recently as Senior Estimator with FH Paschen SN Nielson. His background includes estimating, preconstruction and project management from a variety of markets such as multi-unit housing, education and government assignments.

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Kathleen East at (708) 430-5400 or keast@henrybros.com
 
 

News Item | Oak Park, Illinois

HBC Completes Gymnastics and Recreation Center

Henry Bros. Co. completed construction of the Park District of Oak Park's new 20,000 square foot Gymnastics and Recreation Center. Keeping up with the community's growing demands, the new, larger facility boasts 10,000 square feet of gymnastics training equipment, plus a gymnastics area, two multi-use studios, a second level balcony overlooking the training areas, and administrative support areas .

Oak Park Park District Gymnastics and Recreation Center Front View 

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Marc Deneau at (708) 430-5400 or mdeneau@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Chicago, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. Completes Sisters of Mercy - Mercy Circle (CCRC)

Henry Bros. Co. completed the new, 130,500 square foot, 108-unit, LEED certified, ecclesiastical Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). The complex consists of the full range of independent, assisted and skilled care living units. There are 42 independent, 44 assisted and 22 skilled/memory care units with indoor parking and other amenities including: dining, fitness and worship spaces.

Mercy Circle

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Tom O'Brien at (708) 430-5400 or
tobrien@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Chicago, Illinois

2014 Annual Conference of IAPD/IPRA
Henry Bros. Co. at Booth 333

Henry Bros. Co. once again participated in the IAPD/IPRA Conference held in Chicago, Illinois.
HBC was at Booth #333 in the Exhibit Hall of the Regency Hyatt on January 23rd  and 24th.

HBC Booth

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Marc Deneau at (708) 430-5400 or mdeneau@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Chicago, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. Completes St. Joseph College Seminary

Henry Bros. Co. completed a new 34,000 square foot seminary building adjacent to Loyola University's north shore campus. The building offers 17 semi-private suites for 34 seminarians and six private rooms for staff priests.

St. Joseph Seminary 

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Tom O'Brien at (708) 430-5400 or
tobrien@henrybros.com

 
 

News Item | Chicago, Illinois

2013 Joint Annual Conference of IASB/IASA/IASBO
Henry Bros. Co. at Booth 319

Henry Bros. Co. again participated in the academic Joint Conference held in Chicago, Illinois. HBC was at Booth #319 in the Exhibit Hall of the Regency Hyatt on November 22nd and 23rdrd.

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Marc Deneau at (708) 430-5400 or mdeneau@henrybros.com

 
 

 

News Item | Glenview, Illinois

HBC Completes Glenbrook South High School

Henry Bros. Co. recently completed a $10 million, 200,000 square foot new construction/renovation project to the Glenbrook South High School Campus. A large new student cafeteria, eight new science labs, and a spacious new student activity center, highlight the latest renovation project completed in time for the 2007-2008 school year. Additional renovation included a new staff kitchen/cafeteria, student broadcast rooms, a reception area, deans/attendance offices, new lockers and windows.

Glenbrook South Cafeteria

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Marc Deneau at (708) 430-5400 or mdeneau@henrybros.com



News Item |Chicago, Illinois

Henry Bros. Co. constructs the first college building in Illinois to receive the prestigious LEED Gold designation.

Saint Xavier University, Chicago, received the "Green Building" LEED designation for its Arthur Rubloff Hall, the newest student residence hall on campus. A number of green strategies to help protect the Earth's natural resources were incorporated into the building's construction. Amenities include carpeting made of recycled plastics, a roof with 1,000 square feet of low-maintenance plants for heating and cooling retention and toilets with two flush modes, one for liquids and another for solids.

The hall's environmentally-friendly features include high-efficiency lighting, heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and insulation systems.

Henry Bros. Co. recently broke ground for a second "Green" student residence hall, to be built adjacent to Rubloff Hall.

 

St Xavier U Rubloff Hall

For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Tom O'Brien at (708) 430-5400 or tobrien@henrybros.com



News Item | Yorkville, Illinois

HBC Completes Major Addition to Yorkville’s Public Library
Located at 902 Game Farm Road, the addition totals nearly 36,000 square feet, which is over nine times the size of the original facility. The new library features sloped ceilings with exposed wooden beams, clerestories and several large storefront window systems. The exterior is made up of brick veneer and stone, designed to closely recall the look of more traditional local buildings. Burnidge Cassell Associates provided architectural services for the project.

Yorkville Library


For more information on Henry Bros. Co. please contact:
Marc Deneau at (708) 430-5400 or mdeneau@henrybros.com

 



 
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