Western Utility News

Employee Spotlight: Matt Welton

Western Utility would like to introduce Matt Welton, who joined Western in August 2016 as a Senior Project Manager. With nearly a decade of industry experience, he is responsible for overseeing multiple projects, mostly within our Telecom and ... Read More

Western Utility Expands Geographic Footprint

Western Utility, which originally began as a company doing work in and around the City of Chicago, has expanded its geographic reach to include work for telecommunication clients in states beyond Illinois. Currently, the company is completing ... Read More

Western Utility Tackles Muck Fest

   On Saturday, September 10, 2016, a team of 10 employees and their families go  downright dirty when they participated in a charity event to benefit Multiple Sclerosis (MS) called MS Muck Fest. The event – a 5k run through 14 ... Read More

Western Utility Gives Back to the Community

In recent months, Western Utility has been involved in a couple of charitable events to benefit our community. The first even was the Make A Wish Annual Golf Outing. Western Utility once again participated in the Make A Wish Foundation Annual ... Read More

Western Utility Team to Get Dirty to Benefit MS

On Saturday, September 10, 2016, a team of 10 employees and their families will get downright dirty when they participate in a charity event to benefit Multiple Sclerosis (MS) called MS Muck Fest. The event – a 5k run through 14 obstacles for fun ... Read More

Western Utility Employees Treated to Breakfast Tacos

As a way to thank employees for all of their hard work, Western Utility treated employees to breakfast tacos! The University Park Yard was served on Wednesday, July 20 and Chinatown Yard received their treat on Thursday, July 21. “We were looking ... Read More

Western Utility’s Bill Sanchez Appointed to MS Board of Trustees

Chicago-based contractor Western Utility is proud to announce the appointment of Bill Sanchez, director of business development, to the Board of Trustees of the Greater Illinois Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The Society ... Read More

Western Utility Mourns Passing of Bill Albach

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a dear employee, William (Bill) Albach of Hobart, Indiana. Bill passed away suddenly near his home on Monday, June 27, 2016. Bill started with Western Utility in 2005 as an Operator. He was ... Read More

Western Utility Holds Annual Safety Seminar

John Dimos, CIH, presented the training topic of Crystalline Silica Awareness at Western Utility's annual safety seminar held on June 10, 2016 in Chicago. Western Utility recently held its annual safety seminar on June 10, 2016 at the IUOE ... Read More

Western Utility Featured in Nationwide Advertising Campaign for Infrastructure Work in Chicago

Western Utility was recently chosen by Case, a worldwide provider of construction equipment, to have our job sites and teams featured in the company’s new advertising campaign. “To have a world class company choose Western Utility to showcase ... Read More