A Conversation with Jessica Carps - The Registry Podcast

We are excited to announce that Jessica Carps has been named Chief Executive Officer. She was the first female leader to hold the COO title and to join ...

Jessica Carps Named CEO

We are excited to announce that Jessica Carps has been named Chief Executive Officer. She was the first female leader to hold the COO title and to join ...

Why now is the time to invest in air quality improvements

60% of workers cited air quality as a major factor in their hesitation to return to the office. Upgrading air systems will improve limit the spread of ...

Dan Polito Promoted to Project Executive

We are proud to announce the promotion of Dan Polito to Project Executive. Previously serving as Preconstruction Manager, Dan will continue to build on ...

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A Conversation with Jessica Carps - The Registry Podcast

We are excited to announce that Jessica Carps has been named Chief Executive Officer. She was the first female leader to hold the COO title and to join the Board of Directors.  Carps has been recognized for driving company growth through a focus on people and operational excellence.

Jessica Carps Named CEO

We are excited to announce that Jessica Carps has been named Chief Executive Officer. She was the first female leader to hold the COO title and to join the Board of Directors.  Carps has been recognized for driving company growth through a focus on people and operational excellence.

Why now is the time to invest in air quality improvements

60% of workers cited air quality as a major factor in their hesitation to return to the office. Upgrading air systems will improve limit the spread of infection and ultimately, put minds at ease. Investing in air quality upgrades is a way to make a big difference with long-lasting effects.

Dan Polito Promoted to Project Executive

We are proud to announce the promotion of Dan Polito to Project Executive. Previously serving as Preconstruction Manager, Dan will continue to build on his client-facing experience in his new role, while also developing staff and creating high-performing teams to deliver on clients’ expectations.

ACCEND Completes Rakuten’s Chicago Office

ACCEND was hired during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic to build their Chicago office space after our sister company, Skyline Construction, successfully completed Rakuten’s Bay Area headquarters.

7 Factors That Will Make or Break Your Restack

Office restacking is a growing trend among many businesses after the pandemic rattled our economy and changed the workplace as we know it. Companies are taking a long, hard look at their commercial real estate portfolio to assess what makes sense for their business in this new environment. Office restacking is a common business strategy used to reconfigure office space needs to improve efficiency. If you are contemplating a restack, this article has everything that you need to know.

ACCEND Completes Okta’s Chicago Office

This design build, tenant build out for Okta features an internal stair connecting the 4th and 5th floors, polished concrete and an open ceiling concept mixed in throughout the space. Room types include conference rooms, collaboration / meeting rooms, huddle rooms and phone rooms though out with aluminum doors with sidelite fronts.

The Truth about Post Pandemic Cost Trends

After a turbulent 2020, 2021 is promising to be a year of rebuilding and growth in the commercial real estate industry. Confidence is rising in the market and companies are eager to return to normalcy, challenging the construction industry to meet demands after a year of idled progress.  The good news is that there are reasons to be optimistic for the future of construction, but not without lingering questions. How fast are costs escalating? What sectors are hot? Here’s what you can expect in the marketplace in Q2 in a quick and easy read.

ACCEND Completes Federal Savings Bank Headquarters

The Federal Savings Bank chose to build their new 50,000 sf headquarters in The Fields building in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago, after relocating from the West Loop. This buildout was the first of its kind in the historic building that boasts 17’ deck heights and massive floorplates, just a couple attributes that nod to the building’s history as the EW Olsen Rug factory.

Skyline Adds New Southern CA Office

The Skyline family of companies is excited to announce the opening of a new office in San Diego, CA, a major step in the company’s nationwide expansion plan. With this new location, we will service clients throughout Southern California including Orange County, the Inland Empire and San Diego, complementing the company’s existing locations in Seattle, Chicago and the San Francisco Bay Area.

ACCEND Wins Innovation Award in Construction

We are proud to announce ACCEND has been crowned the Industry Innovator of 2020! After seeing the challenges that COVID created in the workplace, our team worked hard to establish protocols and technologies to keep the construction industry thriving. Learn how ACCEND has changed the industry, allowing for businesses to adapt to the new norm.

ACCEND Completes Fulton Market Tech Client Office

Occupied interior renovation San Francisco-based tech firm wanted to expand to Chicago’s Fulton Market. Notable features include an Artemide light fixture imported from Italy, turf ceiling baffles and twenty-five different custom wall coverings. The space includes an open floor plan, multiple collaboration spaces, two kitchenettes and a wellness room.

3 Ways To Keep Your Space Covid Free

As COVID cases soar around the US, it is becoming an increasing challenge for companies to keep their offices, jobsites and employees safe. While there are

Construction Supply Chain Risks: Tips and Tricks to Complete your Project On-Time

There is unpredictability in the construction supply chain created by a number of factors including regional COVID hotspots.

13 Ways To Prepare Your Office Space For Re-Entry During COVID-19

There are many options to consider while you prepare your office, from simply removing conference room chairs all the way to installing motion-activated doors.

Predictions On How COVID-19 Will Change Construction

The COVID-19 outbreak has brought the construction industry to a screeching halt in regions like CA, WA and NY. Here's how it could change construction.

Leahy Eisenberg & Fraenkel LTD

See photos of our occupied interior renovation and office expansion of Leahy, Eisenberg, and Fraenkel LTD located in downtown Chicago.

The Skyline Family Acquires Seattle Based General Contractor UNIMARK

Skyline Construction Enterprises, Inc. announced today the acquisition of Seattle-based UNIMARK Construction Group LLC and its sister company Servicemark LLC.

Chase Talent Instead of Volume

David Hayes not only advocates for diversity and inclusion in construction, but he also personally mentors and empowers diverse employees in our company.

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Crain’s Roundtable on Building Chicagoland

Four executives on the forefront of building Chicagoland shared their insights on these topics and more with Crain's Content Studio.

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Nightingale Showroom

ACCEND’s First Annual Skyline Solstice Party

Few cities in the world are as synonymous with building and architecture as Chicago. Builders in Chicago have a reason to celebrate, and you should, too.

Builders in Chicago Have Reason to Celebrate, and You Should, Too

Few cities in the world are as synonymous with building and architecture as Chicago. Builders in Chicago have a reason to celebrate, and you should, too.

ACCEND Construction Launches Employee-Owned Presence In Chicago

Skyline Construction is expanding into the Chicago market with the launch of ACCEND Construction, with significant employee-owned presence.

ACCEND Construction Launches in Chicago

ACCEND Construction LLC has opened its doors for business in Chicago and the company will use an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).