Building Connected


If you are interested in being a part of our work or are just curious to see what construction project we are currently working on, please feel free to see our public plan room.

Why do General Contractors use Building Connected?

Simply put, time-savings. The general contractor can now assure the same documents are now shared amongst contractors invited to bid or those subcontractors actively looking through the general contractor’s plan room page.

General Contracting Job. Digger moving lots of rocks.

General Contracting

AGAE’s general contracting experience in interior remodeling construction projects includes retail stores, elementary and secondary classrooms, college classrooms and science laboratories, natatoriums, and fitness centers. Our exterior general construction projects have included site and parking lot upgrades and landscaping as well as all types of fencing and signage as described in more detail in our other scope of work services.

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JOC Job. Two guys operating machinery in winter.

Job Order Contracting

AGAE continues to grow and expand as we engage in diverse project delivery methods such as job order contracting, construction management, and design-build. Job Order Contracting (JOC) consists of a unit cost-based Construction Task Catalog that is managed by the Gordian Group. We currently have JOC contracts with several agencies which include the County of Cook, University of Illinois at Chicago, and City Colleges of Chicago. The scope of work for JOC contracts consists of fast-paced, small to medium-sized general contracting projects as required by the agencies.

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Glazing Job. Two guys installing glass.


AGAE’s glass and glazing division is a full-service architectural glass and metal supplier providing exceptional quality and outstanding customer service at competitive prices. All of Chicagoland is serviced by AGAE’s highly trained and professional technicians. Work is performed for the commercial, industrial and institutional markets, and no job is too big or too small for the AGAE team.

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Signage job. Two guys installing a sign on a crane.


AGAE was awarded the City of Chicago Sign Contract in early 2011 and has completed over 100 jobs under the contract. The city agencies that use our contract are O’Hare International Airport, Midway International Airport, Department of Fleet and Facilities Management, Chicago Public Libraries, Chicago Cultural Center, Public Safety Headquarters, and the City Colleges of Chicago.

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Fence job. Fence installation on the highway.


AGAE is a commercial and residential fence contractor offering the best standards in quality at a competitive price. We are a family business and take pride in our work. The types of fencing we offer are chain link, wood, vinyl, composite and ornamental iron, as well as structural overhead gates. AGAE assures its customers an excellent warranty on all installed fence products.

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