SOURCE: The Korte Company

The Korte Compmany Design Build

January 24, 2011 17:21 ET

Design Build Construction Company Begins Work on NAVFAC Marine Corps Reserve Center in Joliet, Illinois

HIGHLAND, IL--(Marketwire - January 24, 2011) - The Korte Company, a Design-Build construction company headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, in partnership with Charpie Construction, Inc, located in Chicago, Illinois has been awarded a project for the United States Navy's Engineering Command. The facility is a Marine Corps Reserve Center, located in Joliet, Illinois.

The 26,134 square-foot, $7.3 million center will consist of an 18,000 SF Marine Reserve Training Center (RTC), a 2,500 SF equipment storage area, 3,600 SF parachute facility and a 2,000 SF diving equipment locker. The project is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2011.

The Korte Company, founded in 1958, specializes in design-build, construction management and construction services, and is headquartered in Highland, Illinois with offices in St. Louis, Missouri and Las Vegas, Nevada. The Korte Company is a fully integrated Design-Build general contractor with in-house design, estimating, project management and construction services. The firm's project expertise includes the design and construction of medical office buildings, warehouse/distribution centers, religious facilities, commercial buildings, schools, recreation centers, office complexes, as well as a variety of military construction projects. The Korte Company manages, on average, an excess of $330 million in annual construction volume. For more information, log onto

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  • For more information contact:
    Todd Imming
    The Korte Company
    (618) 654-8611
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