Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc.(Milhouse) has extensive experience in construction management services for transportation, facilities and specialty projects. Our staff is customized to match to the skill sets required for the specific project discipline work and the level of experience required to perform construction work successfully. They are skilled in a variety of contract management software packages, local codes and standards as well as successful construction practices.
Resident engineering services are provided for all project phases and include bid assistance, document management, geotechnical and waste oversight, focused inspections, non-conformance management, change management, commissioning and contract close out. Our staff is trained to understand the impact of delays and is authorized to acquire all resources required to ensure a quality project completed on time and on budget.
U.S. ROUTE 30 IMPROVEMENTS
Milhouse Engineering & Construction Inc., served as Prime Consultant and Construction Manager for a $21 million Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) project to improve a two-mile section of U.S. Route 30(Lincoln Highway) as well as parts of Renwick Road and various intersecting streets. The project faced a unique challenge of working near the Lake Renwick Forest Preserve during mating season for resident herons,who are sensitive to noise. Phase 2 of the project, now underway, will expand and rehab the road between Interstate 55 (I-55) and Renwick Road. All phases of the project are expected to be complete by Summer 2017.
PULLMAN PARK REDEVELOPMENT PHASE 1A
Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc. (Milhouse) was the Construction Manager for the redevelopment of a 180-acre former steel mill into a new mixed-use development that will include a retail shopping center and over
1,000 residential units. The $18 Million, 18-acre first phase of the project for the civil infrastructure work and included environmental remediation, demolition, new sewer and water service, new storm water detention facilities, installation and relocation of a city street, and traffic signal improvements. Construction was complete in 2012.
FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA)
Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc.(Milhouse) provides design-build services for the electrical infrastructure in a FEMA storage shed on the Colonel P Schulstad Memorial Army Reserve base. Milhouse services includes installation of two manual transfer switches, four ceiling mounted space heaters, power outlets, junction boxes, conduit, and wire for a future connection to a nearby power supply.
Previously, the building was powered by two gas generators in an adjacent tool shed, where power depended on manually plugging in either one of the two generators. A transfer switch was installed to efficiently switch between generators. Four space heaters were installed to provide heat in the shed. Another transfer switch was also installed to switch between backup generator power and a future power supply to be determined in a future project.
NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING COMMAND (NAVFAC)
Milhouse Engineering and Construction Inc. (Milhouse) serves as the general contractor for the miscellaneous architectural repair of Building 19 at the Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) building in Peoria, Illinois.
Milhouse Engineering and Construction Inc. self-performs and subcontracts out portions of the work.Milhouse receives recognition from NAVFAC for its quality and documentation project scope included Interior and roofing demolition. The scope of work included lead and asbestos abatement, new viynl tiles and carpeting, replacement of ceiling tile grid and tiles, painting, new doors; new fire hydrant and repair of the lateral watermain.