Walsh Underway on Major Segment of Chicago Riverwalk
The Chicago Riverwalk project will transform a six-block stretch of the downtown riverfront into a linear park with areas such as fountains, a theater, and room for recreational boats. Walsh Construction is underway
Walsh Continues its Founding Sponsorship and Participation in Safety Week 2016
The Walsh Group, Ltd. is being joined by more than 50 national and global construction firms for the annual Safety Week, a construction industry-wide education and awareness event.
Major Outfitting and Transition Milestone Achieved at New Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center
Walsh Healthcare Logistics celebrated a major milestone earlier this month with the opening of the new Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center (CRDAMC) located in Fort Hood, Texas.
Archer Western Aviation Partners Completes Preliminary Test of Innovative High Expansion Foam System
Archer Western Aviation Partners successfully completed the preliminary testing of a high expansion foam system for the first hangar built to house the KC-46A aircraft at McConnell Air Force Base (AFB).
Walsh Canada Selected as Preferred Proponent to Build Etobicoke Hospital
Walsh Canada is pleased to announce that it has recently achieved Preferred Proponent status as part of the consortium for the Etobicoke General Hospital Phase 1 Patient Tower.
Construction Milestone Achieved at MWRD Disinfection Facilities
The opening of the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) Disinfection Facilities at the Terrence O’Brien Water Reclamation Plant, is one step closer in making the Chicago River considerably cleaner.
Walsh Adds Nearly 6 Acres of Land Along Chicago Lakefront
Walsh Construction has completed the latest section of the Chicago Shoreline Protection Project, adding a new 5.8 acre park along Chicago’s lakefront at Fullerton Parkway.
AMLI Lofts Wins Two Chicago Development Awards
AMLI Lofts was named the 2015 Multi-family Development of the Year by the Chicago Chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, and was recognized as the Residential Construction Project of the Year by the Construction Industry Service Corporation (CISCO)
Walsh Canada Awarded for Outstanding Project Achievement and Green Building Culture
Walsh Canada was the recipient of two prestigious awards at the 148th Annual General Meeting for the Toronto Construction Association.
Archer Western to Build Control Tower at Charlotte Douglas International Airport
The Federal Aviation Administration has selected Archer Western Construction to build a new Air Traffic Control Tower at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
David Casey Named President of Heavy Civil Division
The Walsh Group’s Chief Operating Officer David Casey has been named President of the company’s Heavy Civil Division. Mr. Casey succeeds Don Gillis, who served as President since 2011. Mr. Casey will oversee a variety of industry-leading bridge, highway, transportation and treatment plant facility projects in addition to other civil work.
The Walsh Group Welcomes Paul Carter as Senior VP of Southeast Region
The Walsh Group welcomes Paul Carter to its professional staff as Senior Vice President/Senior Business Group Leader of the Southeast Region. Paul will be responsible for pursuing new business, project execution, and expanding the company’s transportation brand in the Southeast United States.
Pennsylvania Rapid Bridge Replacement Wins P3 Best Transport Project
The Pennsylvania Rapid Bridge Replacement Project was awarded the Best Transport Project at the P3 Awards 2015. The project includes the financing, design, construction, and 25 years of maintenance for 558 bridges throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The Walsh Group Welcomes Jessica Murray
The Walsh Group welcomes Jessica Murray to its professional staff as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives. Jessica will be responsible for developing, communicating, executing and sustaining strategic initiatives, as well as formulating and perfecting win-strategies for key clients and pursuits in the company’s Building Group.
LaGuardia Airport Redevelopment Project Progresses
On Friday, the Port Authority's Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to begin the first phase of an overall redevelopment of LaGuardia Airport by selecting LaGuardia Gateway Partners - of which Walsh is a member of - to develop a $3.6 billion world-class facility
Crews Create Land Over Water for New Riverwalk
Now that a small flotilla of barges has largely retreated, the main branch of the Chicago River no longer resembles a rush-hour jam on Lake Shore Drive.
VA Secretary Robert McDonald visits VA Loma Linda Healthcare Center project
Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert (Bob) McDonald visited the VA Loma Linda Healthcare Center project for a site tour on Jan. 27. Secretary McDonald praised the Public Private Partnership Program (P3) and Walsh Construction
Maggie Daley Park Ice Skating Ribbon Officially Opens
The Maggie Daley Park ice skating ribbon officially opened December 13th with a ribbon cutting ceremony
Walsh Team Chosen as Preferred Bidder to Build Marion County Justice Complex
Walsh Investors, LLC, a nationally-recognized infrastructure developer, announced today that its team, WMB Heartland Justice Partners, has been selected as the preferred bidder by the city of Indianapolis to build the county’s new justice complex under a Public-Private-Partnership (P3) structure. As a major equity team member, Walsh will finance, design build, operate and maintain
PennDOT awards three-year, $899 million contract to take care of bridges
Pennsylvania is awarding a $899 million contract to Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners to design, replace and maintain 558 bridges around the state for the next 25 years.
The contract – the biggest ever awarded by PennDOT – uses a public-private partnership (P3) approach to tackling the state's problem with an abundance
North Halsted Bridge project receives NSBA Merit Award
Walsh Construction received the National Steel Bridge Alliance’s 2014 Steel Bridge Competition Merit Award (Medium Span Category) for the North Halsted Street Tied Arch Bridge project in recognition for outstanding design in structural steel.
Black River Tunnel Project to Improve Lake Erie Sewer System
Lake Erie is a vital resource for the cities that surround it - but with rising pollution and contamination from outdated sewer systems, the lake and its communities were in trouble. The Ohio-based city of Lorain
I-4/Selmon Expressway Connector project wins 2014 FICE/FDOT Outstanding Project Award
Pierce County STOP Facility Stage 2 construction underway
Walsh began construction on Stage 2 of the Pierce County Sewer Traffic and Operations Facility, which will combine Sewer maintenance and operations (M&O), Traffic M&O, and a portion of the County Equipment Services Division into a single facility. These groups have been in need of new facilities
Peregrine Falcons continue to prosper during Milton-Madison Bridge construction
The mating pair of peregrine falcons that have been residing on Milton-Madison Bridge have had another successful year. During the four mating seasons that Walsh Construction has worked on the new bridge, the pair have produced 15 offspring. One of the female falcons