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Builders Chicago Corp Brings its 96-Year History to Elk Grove Village
Builders Chicago Corp Brings its 96-Year History to Elk Grove Village

Builders Chicago Corp specializes in the installation and maintenance of overhead doors, dock equipment, warehouse solutions, perimeter security and airport services. The company has a large presence at O’Hare International Airport, Midway International Airport, and the City of Chicago along with other state and local municipalities.

Builders Chicago employs union iron workers, carpenters and electricians along with an experienced sales department, operations and office staff. They have dedicated teams serving the Chicagoland area, along with 24/7 response for any emergency situation.

Matt Crandall, Chief Operating Officer has worked at Builders Chicago since 2015 but has had an inside view of the company his entire life. Matt represents the fifth generation of family members to run the business since it was founded by Emanual Langhamer in 1927.

Throughout the years Builders Chicago has contributed to many historical projects, such as the Art Institute of Chicago, Hawthorne Park Racetrack and Medinah Temple.

Builders Chicago continues to grow by increasing its customer base and expanding into additional markets along with acquisitions like AcrossTown Door Service acquired in December 2022.

Builders Chicago aims to continue its growth by adding technicians and other industry professionals. Crandall said the company focuses on candidates interested in growing with the company and who align with its core values (Safety; Passion; Reliability; Innovation; Professionalism).

“We continue to grow and expand our business by holding on to our core values, making safety our top priority and meeting and exceeding the needs and expectations of our customers,” Crandall said.

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