F.E. Moran and F.E. Moran Fire Protection Northern Illinois are excited to be the design/build HVAC and fire protection contractors on the Cook County Hospital conversion to two new hotels.
The $90 million building permit was recently issued for Walsh Construction to restore the vacant hospital and convert it to two hotels.
According to Chicago Construction News, it will become a hospitality, office, and retail center. The hotels will be part of the Hyatt chain.
Here is a snippet from the Chicago Construction News article:
A $90 million building permit has been issued for Walsh Construction Company II to restore the former Cook County Hospital’s long-vacant main building into two hotels.
The eight-story, 345,000 sq. ft. structure at 1835 W. Harrison St. will become a “210 key hospitality, office and retail” structure, according to the recently issued building permit.