Archive for April 2017

DuPage County Board Recognition

HBK Engineering recently received a Certificate of Appreciation from Dan Cronin, Chairman of DuPage County Board, for our continued involvement in the Adopt-A-Highway/Trail Program. Our adoption of 31st Street in Oak Brook involves HBK employees volunteering to remove litter and debris from the area. Keep an eye out for the next volunteer opportunity coming up soon!

HBK Expands to Cedar Rapids

Cedar Rapids, IA – HBK Engineering, LLC, a leading provider in civil, mechanical, structural, electrical, subsurface utility, construction engineering, planning, landscape architecture, and permitting, is announcing its expansion in Iowa with the opening of its tenth office to be located at 1202 3rd St. SE, Suite 100 Cedar Rapids, IA.  HBK will occupy the first floor of The National Building in the exciting and expanding NewBo

HBK Employee Featured in Sustainability News

Vanessa Fixmer-Oraiz from our HBK Iowa City office was recently featured with the University of Iowa’s Office of Sustainability. The article calls Vanessa a sustainable citizen because of her passion for  and work in Environmental Studies. Vanessa joined HBK after some time in the Philippines studying how climate change affects bamboo farmers. She uses her prior experience to provide a new outlook on planning related

Taking it a step further

HBK has been a proud supporter of ComEd’s Construct program since it’s inception, and this year we took it a step further. HBK took part in the program’s training curriculum, take a look at some of the recent events: Fit For Duty: CEO, Ronald G. Kaminski, spoke at Constructs “Fitness for Duty” Presentation Day. Presentations included an overview of the company’s PPE requirements, safety rules,

Check out Home Depot Chicagoland Stores

HBK joined efforts with GCDPC, Home Depot Chicagoland stores, 811 Chicago, and Peoples Gas to market the importance to “ Call before you Dig”.  Check out your local Chicagoland area stores for signage in the Tool Rental, Pro Desks, and Garden areas. HBK understands and supports the importance of Safe Digging Practices in the City of Chicago.