Archive for May 2015

Chicago Sinfonietta

Daring.Defiant.Different On Saturday May 30th HBK attended the Chicago Sinfonietta Ball held at Fairmont Chicago @Millennium Park.  The event hosted over 550 guests to raise money for the Sinfonietta’s innovative concert season and expansive education outreach programs.

HBK Norristown Office Raises Funds for Philabundance

HBK employees from our Norristown office gathered on Saturday morning to raise funds for a hunger relief organization, Philabundance.  Can goods and perishable items were collected for participation in paintball activities. More than $300 was raised.  Thank you to all who participated in this great effort. To learn more about Philabundance, visit http://www.philabundance.org

Women Rock 2015

HBK is a proud sponsor of the Federation of Women Contractors (FWC) and their efforts to support women owned businesses by sourcing job opportunities, collaborating with government officials on innovative programs and serving on important oversight committees to monitor initiatives and programs. On Thursday May 28th HBK joined the FWC at their  22nd Annual Awards Reception, Women Rock 2015 at the House of Blues.  

HBK opens new office in Philadelphia, PA

HBK is excited to announce the opening of our center city Philadelphia office.  This expansion occurs at the eighth anniversary of the opening of our Norristown office and provides HBK Engineering, LLC with the ability to continue  growth and success on the East Coast.  HBK’s center city Philadelphia office is within walking distance of PECO’s Main Office Building, Amtrak’s 30th Street Station (with service to the Northeast

HBK Sponsors the March of Dimes 21st annual Construction and Transportation Awards Luncheon

On Friday May 15th, HBK Engineering, LLC joined several other companies, officials, and keynote speaker Anne Pramaggiore of ComEd to recognize the following honorees for their contributions to the industry and service to the community: Transportation Award Skyline Management Group Construction Award Chicago Park District Maggie Daley Park Rufus Taylor Award Wilbur Milhouse Professional Award Moody Nolan Leadership in the Private Sector Method and Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives

Congratulations to the 2015 CONSTRUCT Graduates

On Monday May 11th, HBK and other participating companies, agencies, and labor unions gathered to watch 55 students graduate from the Construct Program. CONSTRUCT is an eleven-week program, offering up to 60 students the training, information and guidance needed to compete for good-paying, entry-level jobs in construction-related fields. It is designed to address the need to increase the pool of qualified minority candidates for construction jobs

National Museum of Mexican Arts

On Friday May 8th, the National Museum of Mexican Art held their Gala de Arte, El Sol y La Luna, at the Fairmont Chicago. The event was filled with food and entertainment for young professionals, businesses, and officials.  HBK is proud to support the National Museum of Mexican Art and their mission to ” stimulate and preserve knowledge and appreciation of Mexican culture through events and exhibitions

HBK’s own receives the Charles Schoeler Distinguished Award CEE Announces 2015 Award Recipients

HBK’s own receives the Charles Schoeler Distinguished Award Herb Berg, a retired HBK employee, was awarded The Charles Schoeler Distinguished Service Award. The award is given to a past CEE board member who has shown dedication above and beyond the call of duty, and shown leadership resulting in the betterment of the organization.  Herb Berg exemplifies this criteria, and the CEE was pleased to choose him as

Have Mercy! Spring Gala

On Saturday May 2nd, HBK Engineering, LLC was a proud sponsor of Have Mercy! Spring Gala for young professional held at the Trump International Hotel & Tower in downtown Chicago. Over 450 young professional enjoyed a night was filled with appetizers, dancing and silent auctions. All of the proceeds from Have Mercy! directly benefit the children of Mercy Home for Boys & Girls. Mercy Home for

HBK’s Iowa City Office Participates in Chalk The Walk

HBK Participated in it’s 2nd Annual CHALK THE WALK in Mount Vernon Iowa on Saturday May 2nd.  Iowa City employees Rob Decker and Lori Boren participated with the help of some industrious family members.  The weather was beautiful and the crowd was big.  A great time was had by all and we are already looking forward to next year! Chalk the Walks (a project of The