Concrete Projects


O'Hare Conrac 

The Consolidated Car Rental Facility (CONRAC) is a 3,000,000 gsf parking structure that will house both rental and privately owned vehicles. LiveWire furnished and installed 3,000 cubic yards of topping slab, sidewalks, and curbs.

Metra Calumet

LiveWire was designated to provide the electrical and concrete work for the south headhouse for the Metra Calumet project in East Hazel Crest, IL. Our concrete division framed and poured the wall cap, stairs, landings, and completed the slab on grade along with providing ADA tiles for compliance.


Fullerton Theater on the Lake


In 2015, LiveWire placed and finished approximately 10,000 cubic yards of concrete revetments and 900,000 pounds of rebar for the new Promenade and revetment expansion at Fullerton and Lakeshore Drive. The project was created by the city of Chicago, Army Corp of Engineers, and the park district that will add six acres of new park space along the lakefront and a new path for pedestrians and bicyclists.  


Salt Barn

In the summer of 2016 the ISTHA constructed a new 13,000 sf Salt Barn and Material Storage bin structure at their M6 location in Marengo - Hampshire IL. LiveWire furnished and installed 1,000 cubic yards of footings, walls, and pavement for this structure.

O'Hare International Airport


The O’Hare Modernization Program (OMP), reflects the City of Chicago’s vision for the future of O’Hare. The OMP is transforming O’Hare’s intersecting system of runways into a modern, parallel runway layout, thus increasing the airport’s capacity, reducing delays and meeting the anticipated demand well into the future. Estimated at approximately $8 billion dollars, the OMP is the nation’s largest airport construction project. When the OMP is complete, O’Hare will have six east-west parallel runways and two crosswind runways. LiveWire participated in two projects as a part of this massive effort




As a subcontractor to the prime electrical contractor on this project, LiveWire installed duct banks, manholes, hand holes, taxiway lighting and illuminated taxiway signage for the extension and reconfiguration of Taxiway L at Runway 14R/32L and Taxiway K at the Southeast Cargo Area development.


As a subcontractor to the prime electrical contractor on this project, LiveWire installed duct banks, manholes, hand holes, and underground conduits associated with NAVAIDS (Navigational Aid System) and FOTS (Fiber-Optic Transmission System) upgrades associated with the modification and extension of Runway 10R/28L in the South Airfield. In addition, our Concrete Division installed various foundations, retaining walls, paving, curbs and sidewalk in support of this project.



LiveWire Construction

Union Affiliated, Licensed, Bonded & Insured
As a union contractor, we are signatory to IBEW Local Unions 134, 9, 364, 697 and 701 as well as Labrorers, Carpenters and Local 502 Cement Masons. Our union status assures that our tradesmen are the most highly skilled and qualified professionals.



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