Lake County is located in northeastern Illinois, with Lake Michigan to the east, Wisconsin to the north and the City of Chicago to the south. The county’s communities include picturesque rural communities, highly developed urban centers, wealthy suburbs and tourist communities.
The 2010 census showed an estimated 703,000 people call our county home, According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,368 square miles of which, 448 square miles of it is land and 920 square miles of it is water, much of it in Lake Michigan. Besides Lake Michigan, which borders the county on the east, we also have 170 other lakes and rivers, along with 400 miles of streams, and thousands of acres of wetlands.
Robison Guarnery was formed in 2012 to provide construction consulting and owner’s representation services with a focus on public sector construction projects. Robison Guarnery takes a deliberate approach to
project delivery, from project inception to occupancy, designed to deliver public sector capital projects in an efficient and effective manner. Robison Guarnery tailors their services to accommodate the needs of each project, user, and project team to provide value added services for a smooth transition from project planning to operations in a new facility.
Robison Guarnery has experience in all sectors of justice agency design and construction, including County Courts and their supporting functions. The partners, Dan Robison and Matt Guarnery, have been working in justice related projects for over 20 years. From programing and design to occupancy and transition management, Robison Guarnery supports all aspects of public sector capital construction work.
Clark Construction Group, LLC will manage the project’s construction for delivery in 2017. One of the most experienced providers construction services in the United States, Clark Construction has completed more than 20 large scale projects in the Chicago Area. Clark Construction is a 105-year-old company that has grown and expanded to become the 9th largest general contractor in the United States. Clark has years of experience as a contractor for both the judicial system and the government. Judicial projects include the Los Angeles County Hall of Justice (scheduled completion: 2014); the U.S. Courthouse at Omaha, Nebraska; the U.S. Courthouse at Boston, Massachusetts (which won the National Endowment for the Arts’ Presidential Design Award for Federal Design Achievement); the San Francisco Civic Center, and the Governor George Deukmejian Court House at Long Beach, California.
Projects in Lake County include: the Camp Porter Barracks and Infrastructure Project in Great Lakes, the Naval Station Great Lakes Recapitalization Program in North Chicago, the Processing Day Barracks at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, the Takeda Pharmaceuticals Corporate Headquarters in Deerfield, the Multiple Recruit Barracks and Infrastructure in Great Lakes and the Great Lakes Bachelors Enlisted Quarters.
Architect & Engineer
AECOM Technical Services, Inc., doing business as AECOM, is one of the most powerful design, engineering and program/construction management companies in the world. AECOM is part of AECOM (NYSE:ACM), a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets.
As AECOM’s premier facilities designer, AECOM provides professional architectural design, engineering, and consulting services to public and private clients and government agencies nationwide. For over 60 years, they have helped to shape their work environments, from high-rise buildings that identify the skylines of the world’s most prominent cities, to high-tech science, education, and research facilities that help define the future way of life. Headquartered in Los Angeles, the firm employs approximately 2,500 professionals in Southern California alone, with a total of 20,000 professionals in 20 cities across the United States. Significant court projects include
- Calgary Courts Centre in Alberta, Canada (1,012,000 SF, 73 courtrooms, LEED® Silver);
- Supreme Court for the State of Michigan, USA (305,000 SF); and
- Albert V. Bryan US Courthouse in Alexandria, Virginia (18 courtrooms, 515,000 SF).
- Governor George Deukmejian Court House in Long Beach, CA