J.C. Anderson, Inc. Completes 40,000 Square Feet of Renovations for DePaul University
(Elmhurst, Illinois) – J.C. Anderson, Inc. is pleased to announce that the firm has completed 40,000 square feet in build-outs to DePaul University’s Byrne Hall and McGowan South Science Building on the Lincoln Park Campus.
Byrne Hall houses classrooms and faculty offices for DePaul University. It is located at 2219 N. Kenmore Avenue in Chicago, in the heart of the historic Lincoln Park neighborhood. J.C. Anderson, Inc. completed a 24,500 square foot build-out to Byrne Hall, which included the addition of offices, conference rooms as well as lab space on multiple floors.
J.C. Anderson, Inc. was also selected to complete a 15,500 square foot build-out to the McGowan South Science Building. McGowan South features more than 30 labs used for classroom instruction and research, lecture halls, multiple study lounges, two rooftop greenhouses and a student-maintained rooftop garden. J.C. Anderson, Inc. constructed a new 3,500 square foot lab on the 3rd floor as well as a 12,000 square foot lab on the 4th floor of the building.
“We have completed several projects for DePaul over the past decade and the higher-ed institution again chose to work with us based on our relationship and past successes,” said Michael Yazbec, president of the firm. “We highly value our clients, and take great pride in those we have the honor to work with on a repeat basis. It is a testament to our hard work and quality results.”
The construction team for J.C. Anderson, Inc. was led by Chief Operating Officer Steve Boulukos, Senior Project Manager Joseph Maguire and Project Manager Larry Regovic. Vasilko & Architects Associates provided the architectural services.
About J.C. Anderson, Inc.
J.C. Anderson, Inc. established in 1879 with offices in Chicago and Elmhurst, Illinois, is one of the area’s oldest and largest interior general contractors. The firm’s interior construction projects range from multi-million dollar contracts to building maintenance projects for building owners; developers; private and public corporations; property management firms; educational institutions; industrial and healthcare facilities. J.C. Anderson, Inc. maintains an average work force of 150 employees including a professional staff of degreed construction specialists and project managers, and a field team of union carpenters, tapers and laborers.