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         continued from previous page         A warehouse located at the new com-  ginning in 2020. “It will be state of the
         is surrounded by development and can-  pound has already been converted into   art,” said Martello. “We break ground in
         not be expanded. Consequently, over the   new space to house offices and dispatch   the spring and will be completed by next
         years, Central began adding yards to its   services. “It’s a very cool space,” said   fall. At that time, all operations will be
         footprint. First, Alsip in 2004 for aerial   Martello. “Very wide open with an in-  centralized here at the Alsip yard.”
         lifts and boom trucks, then a Gary, In-  dustrial  feel.  I  expect  it  to  make  com-  Martello  says  the  new  HQ  couldn’t
         diana, location for tower cranes in 2005.  munication among the team even easier   have come at a better time. “We already
           “The three separate locations have   than before, which will add speed to our   have work being booked into 2020 and
         worked well for us,” said John Martello,   problem-solving. It’s all about passing   2021.We’re in the midst of another up-
         General Manager of Central Contrac-  on  these  efficiencies  so  customers  see   tick in downtown high-rise construction,
         tors Service. “But I’m looking forward to   them reflected in their bottom lines.”  and wind farms have really taken off as
         the operational efficiencies that will be   Maintenance operations will remain   well. Many other sectors remain strong
         afforded by the centralized facilities and   at the Crestwood location in the short   and, as a result, we’re busy as ever.”
         yard. It should mean even faster, more   term, but construction will begin on   Central Contractors has—for genera-
         responsive service for our customers.”  new maintenance facilities in Alsip be-  tions—maintained a sterling reputa-
                                                                               tion amongst contractors in Chicago-
          Central Contractors Service Moving to Expanded HQ
                                                                               land for maintaining and delivering
                                                                               excellent people and equipment to job
                                                                               sites.  Consolidating yards is  expected
                                                                               to make the branch stronger at its core
                                                                               while expanding its regional influence.
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