September 21, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:15pm

Join Us on September 21 for the Willis Tower YEC Site Tour -- More Spots Added

Join YEC for an exciting tour of the ongoing Repositioning project of the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower.  Our hosts, Turner Construction and Clayco, will provide the tour and overview of the major renovation of this iconic tower.  The tour will review the lower levels and parking garages, observe the expansion of the building footprint, construction of a new building superstructure at the ground level, and transformation of the first floor public spaces.


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The tour will start with a safety brief and project overview at the Construction Field Office where participants will be asked to sign a safety waiver. Participants should provide their own hardhat, vest, safety glasses, work gloves, close-toed shoes, and long sleeve pants/shirts.  Additional PPE is available at the field office if you do not have your own.


Willis Tower
233 South Wacker Dr.
Chicago, IL 60606

Meet at the Turner Construction/Clayco Field Office on the 2nd Floor, accessible from the Franklin Street Lobby.


All participants must provide their own PPE including: close toed shoes (no heels), long pants, long-sleeved shirts, hardhats, safety glasses, and reflective vests.
As there is a limit to the number of participants, please RSVP in advance.



Rupert Price ( Thornton Tomasetti )
Nishan Pethiyagoda ( Hilti, Inc. )
Derek Skolnik ( Kinemetrics, Inc. )
Mark Bendok ( Alfred Benesch & Company )
Emily Larson ( Burns & McDonnell )
Tom Harrison ( Holabird & Root, LLC )
Prateek Sangal ( Leidos Engineering )
Alex Sierienko ( WSP )
Alberto Guarise ( WSP USA )
Tom Dehlin ( Sargent & Lundy )
Marques Thompson ( Wight )
Georges Abdallah ( Wight & Company )
Enji Papazisi ( HNTB Corporation )
Nuria Abad Sanz ( Thornton Tomasetti )
Tejasvee Prasad ( Thornton Tomasetti )
Mark Prikazsky ( Thornton Tomasetti, Inc. )
Rachel Michelin ( Thornton Tomasetti )
Jorge Medina ( Leidos )
Patrick Ragan ( WSP )
David Nauheimer ( Sargent & Lundy LLC )