Turning Failure into the Genesis of an Idea

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Construction PLUS

The Rollout of Construction PLUS In the late 90’s my company had the opportunity to provide structural framing services for a commercial construction project in the Kansas City area. It turns out the project was being built for a friend of mine named Bob. Bob talked his wife into investing their life savings into buying the […]
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“In With the Old” article by ThisIsKC

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Construction DesignWorks specializes in designing and improving existing commercial space. Click here for the full article Story by Kalsey McCall Scott Hamele has had a passion for design and renovation for as long as he can remember. The son of a structural engineer, even Hamele’s childhood memories are laced with blueprints and job sights, leading […]
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Construction DesignWorks, Inc. to build-out 20,000 SF Lenexa building

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Swagelok Valve & Fitting is moving Lenexa, KS- Swagelok Kansas City recently celebrated its 50th anniversary as the local authorized dealer for Swagelok sales and service by purchasing a building in Lenexa for its new Kansas City sales and service center. Construction DesignWorks, Inc. of Shawnee, KS was selected as the General Contractor for the […]
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Kansas City’s Architectural + Construction Prowess

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Functional design necessities with color, disguise, art, glass & shapes KANSAS CITY, MO- Cities like New York, Los Angeles and Chicago receive accolades for their innovative building designs and architectural aptitude. However, we need to just look in our own backyard in Kansas City to see what has transformed all over the metro area in […]
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Building “urban burbs” for Millennials

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Live, Work, Play in Johnson County OVERLAND PARK, KS- Johnson County should be concerned about its future and ability to attract Millennials who are now the largest, most diverse generation in the U.S. population. Johnson County touts great schools, low crime, affordable cost of living, ease of transportation and an educated workforce. But we are […]
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Is an open office design a good idea?

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Interruptions are a time killer OVERLAND PARK, KS- Open office design trends have come and gone through the years. There are many significant reasons to incorporate an open office design into a space plan including a collaborative environment, creative work spaces, costs of walls versus cubicles, etc. The goal of an open office is also […]
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Overland Park Law firm SouthLaw, P.C. is moving

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Southcreek Corporate Center II gets new tenant OVERLAND PARK, KS- SouthLaw, P.C., the Midwest’s leader in the default real estate legal industry, is proud to announce its future relocation to 30,000 SF of prime space in the Southcreek Corporate Center II located at 13160 Foster in the heart of Overland Park.  With a planned opening […]
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5 exciting reasons to open businesses in Lenexa City Center

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5 exciting reasons to open businesses in Lenexa City Center Why to invest? LENEXA, KS-  While most of you know about Lenexa City Center and its resurgence in construction, most don’t realize what the numbers are behind the projects. This 200 acre + development is divided into four quadrants whose center is 87th Street Parkway and Renner […]
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DRI-DUCK Photo Shoot

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DRI-DUCK Photo shoot In early 2015, we began an exciting construction project for Overland Park based company – Design Resources, Inc (DRI). As a result of working along side them, one of their affiliated companies DRI-DUCK approached us to be featured in a photo shoot to be used in their catalog and merchandising efforts. We were excited and […]
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Design Resources, Inc. (DRI) Major Office Expansion

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Design Resources Major Office Expansion CDW has just finished construction on a 11,000 + sf class A office expansion in Overland Park, KS for one of Kansas City’s premier companies- Design Resources, Inc. (DRI). CDW was proud to be working with the world renowned Architectural firm HOK as well as Henderson Engineering. Design by Michelle […]
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