Technically, the equipment is at 609 West Randolph, but the new building the gear is going to create will use the 601 address currently assigned to the Code Orange building next door.
Kurt says what we see is a Bauer BG 39 drill rig and a Link Belt TTC 750, both from Keller Group. Skender is the general contractor.
Before this picture was taken, Kurt says the site was thoroughly groomed to remove debris and rubble. “They used a slotted bucket on the track hoe to sift the rubble from the dirt. It looked like the world’s biggest kitty litter scoop. I don’t want meet the kitty that uses that litter box!” Truer words were rarely said.
The new Vista Development office building will rise 15 stories next to the 1890’s-era building, and because they’re co-owned, will loom every-so-slightly above its predecessor. It’s a design worked out by Antunovich Associates.