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Morgan / Harbour Construction Completes Headquarters for Hub Group

08/04/2014

(Woodridge, Illinois) – Morgan / Harbour Construction is pleased to announce that the firm has completed the new ground-up 130,000 square foot, four-story office build-to-suit for the Hub Group (NASDAQ: HUBG) at 2000 Clearwater Drive in Oak Brook, Illinois. The build-to-suit office project represents the first new office building in Oak Brook since 2000.

A leading asset-light freight transportation management company providing comprehensive intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services, Hub Group relocated its headquarters and nearly 500 employees from its previous locations in Illinois. The new facility sits on a 17-acre site located in the I-88 Tech Corridor and features underground parking and has the capacity for an additional 200 employees. The site also features natural habitat landscaping, ponds and walking trails. 

Upon demolition of an existing building and site preparation, Morgan / Harbour constructed the new building which features open work areas, semi-private offices, executive offices and many conference rooms throughout the building. The firm also incorporated freight containers within the space to serve as informal meeting spaces. With additional features including high-efficiency HVAC, energy efficient lighting controls and storm water harvesting, the property achieved LEED Gold status and has recently been nominated as the Build-to-Suit of the Year by the Greater Chicago Food Depository’s Commercial Real Estate Awards Executive Committee. 

President Warren Seil and Vice President of Construction Ben Warriner led the project for Morgan / Harbour. The project team included Project Manager Graeme Foster and Project Superintendent Jim McCarron. Solomon Coldwell Buenz provided the architectural services.

 

About Morgan / Harbour

Morgan / Harbour Construction, headquartered in Woodridge, Illinois, is a full-service design/build general contractor and construction manager specializing in both tenant improvements and ground-up construction for distribution/warehouse, food grade manufacturing, office, retail, medical/health, multi-use sports, data centers, and financial institution properties. Morgan / Harbour also has specialized capabilities in the planning and construction of business parks and infrastructure. With vast experience in complex projects, Morgan / Harbour is dedicated to providing clients with the highest level of expertise, integrity and quality. Recent clients include Parkway Properties, Inc. Arden Realty, Inc., CenterPoint Properties, Pella Window, Bissell, Daltile, Comptia, Flavors of North America, The Village of Wheeling, and Corum Real Estate. For more information, visit www.morganharbour.com.

 

About Hub Group

Hub Group is a $3.4 billion asset-light freight transportation management company providing intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. A top 50 publicly-traded company in the Chicago area--the transportation hub of North America --the Company has over 1,400 employees, excluding drivers, and operates through a network of offices and independent agents throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. For more information, visit www.hubgroup.com.

 

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08/04/2014 - 15:36

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