Western Utility News

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

Employee Spotlight: Buddy Hix

Western Utility would like you to meet Buddy Hix, Project Manager II, who joined us in July 2016. With nearly 15 years of construction industry experience, he has been managing the underground placement of all fiber and conduit for the Comcast ... Read More

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: Jared Szajkowski

Western Utility would like to welcome Jared Szajkowski, who joined us in January 2017 as a Senior Project Manager. With nearly a decade of industry experience, he is responsible for overseeing multiple Telecommunications projects for clients such as ... Read More

Western Utility’s Bill Sanchez Appointed to Chair MS Donor Committee

Chicago-based contractor Western Utility is proud to announce that our very own Bill Sanchez, director of business development, was recently appointed as the Donor Committee Chairperson for the Greater Illinois Chapter of the National Multiple ... Read More