(Elmhurst, Illinois) – J.C. Anderson, Inc. is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected to complete an office build-out for Tishman Speyer, the property manager, at 227 W. Monroe Street (The Franklin) in Chicago.

J.C. Anderson, Inc. has been selected to complete the project at The Franklin, which includes 15,000 square feet of spec suites with an atrium lounge and a new 10,000 square foot fitness center. The project, which is set to be complete in September, will feature additional work out areas and a locker room expansion for the fitness center. The atrium lounge will feature casual seating, a break area, Wi-Fi internet access and multiple flat screen televisions.

The Franklin consists of two connected properties, 222 W. Adams Street and 227 W. Monroe Street, and is located in the heart of Chicago’s West Loop. Designed by the world-renowned, Chicago-based architectural firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, 227 W. Monroe was constructed in 1989, is 60 stories, and offers 2,514,433 square feet of rentable space.  Joe Maguire is the senior project manager for J.C. Anderson, Inc. Harley Ellis Devereaux is providing the architectural services. 

About J.C. Anderson, Inc.

J.C. Anderson, Inc. established in 1879 with offices in Chicago and Elmhurst, Illinois, is one of the area’s oldest and largest interior general contractors. The firm’s interior construction projects range from multi-million dollar contracts to building maintenance projects for building owners; developers; private and public corporations; property management firms; educational institutions; industrial and healthcare facilities. J.C. Anderson, Inc. maintains an average work force of 150 employees including a professional staff of degreed construction specialists and project managers, and a field team of union carpenters, tapers and laborers.