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C3 Modular House Set Day

I didn’t think I would ever see the day we would build an entire house in a day. That day came on November 9, 2010 when we successfully set the first privately owned modular home in Chicago. In collaboration with Square Root Architecture and Design and through months of planning the day finally arrived. It was a beautiful sunny morning, almost non-existent winds, a slight chill in the air, and a lot of anticipation.
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Introducing ORA Dental-Wicker Park

Helios Adds To List of Satisfied Health Care Clients; Completes First Gut Rehab Dental Studio
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State of the Construction Industry

Like many industries, the construction market has taken a beating in the past two years. Construction spending is down (read more here) and there are a lot of service providers chasing fewer projects. If you are interested in more construction economic data, click here.
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Introducing Shane Potter

Shane Potter recently joined Helios Design + Build as a Senior Project Manager. Shane provides overall project leadership and management for a wide variety of project types, including medical, retail, office and mixed use. Shane has over ten years of commercial construction experience in Chicago, having been involved in the management of over $500M in completed construction projects and having provided preconstruction services for several high profile projects. Shane is a highly skilled leader, and provides complete project accountability. His satisfied client base includes several of Chicago’s premier health care organizations, private developers and owners of hospitality, higher education, corporate office and retail facilities.
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Integrated Project Delivery

INTEGRATED PROJECT DELIVERY EXPLAINED : Fundamental construction delivery methodology has changed little in the last century. The last major change in delivery methodology was the advent of Construction Management, however most Construction Management has morphed into a variation of the lump sum delivery methodology.
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