Western Utility News

Hylan Acquires Western Utility and Tetra Tech Utility Construction

07/02/2018 Strategic Acquisition of Western Utility and Tetra Tech Utility Construction Further Positions Hylan as Leader in Communications Engineering and Construction HOLMDEL, N.J., July 02, 2018 —  Hylan, a market-leading provider of ... Read More

Western Utility’s Annual Safety Breakfast

On Friday, April 27th, Western Utility hosted its annual safety breakfast at the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 399 Training Center. A traditional breakfast was served by triaSorelle Catering and Events in the Bridgeport ... Read More

Western Utility is GSS Certified!

Western Utility is proud to be one of the few Chicagoland area contractors who are Gold Shovel Standard Certified. Gold Shovel Standard (GSS) is a nonprofit organization committed to improving workforce and public safety and the integrity of buried ... Read More

End of Summer Barbeque

Western Utility celebrated the end of summer with a barbeque and games! The Patio in Orland Park catered a delicious spread of pulled pork, chicken kabobs, beef brisket and a variety of sides.   After everyone was full, Western ... Read More

Western Utility Gets Muddy at MuckFest!

On Saturday, September 16th, the Western Muckers participated in the annual MS MuckFest at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake, Illinois. MuckFest is built for laughs and muddy from the get-go! The Western Muckers braved this muddy and ... Read More

Western Utility Sponsors OLE

Western Utility is a proud sponsor of the 15th Annual Organization of Latinos at Exelon (OLE) Golf Outing on September 9th at Ruffled Feathers Golf Course in Lemont. OLE’s annual fundraiser raises funds to provide scholarships to Latino ... Read More

Western Utility Completes 24” Diameter Force Main Project

Western Utility recently completed the installation of a 1,200 LF 24”  Force Main via horizontal directional drilling method in University Park, IL. The bore involved a multi reaming process using a Vermeer 100x120 drilling machine capable of ... Read More

Western Utility Raises Funds for National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Chicago-based contractor Western Utility is proud to have recently sponsored the 39th Annual Cohn Weil Memorial MS Outing that took place on July 10th at Northmoor Country Club in Highland Park, Ill. The all-day event featured a fabulous golf ... Read More

Western Welcomes Two Summer Interns

Please join Western Utility in welcoming two new summer interns to the Western family: Alejandro Lopez and Ricardo Ramirez. Alejandro Lopez (pictured right) comes to us from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, where he is working on ... Read More

Western Utility Team Walks for MS

A team of Western Utility employees did their part to help stomp out MS on Sunday, May 7 at Centennial Park in Orland Park, Ill. The team gathered at 7:30 a.m. and began walking at 9 a.m. The team donated a Sunday but it was a beautiful morning that ... Read More