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DW Hammer is one of the most respected commercial general contracting and construction management companies in the Chicago area.

We are committed to best-in-class professional project management procedures and maintain a diverse, performance-driven team of experts. DW Hammer specializes in core and shell renovations and tenant improvements in the $100,000 to $15M range. We work closely with the project owner and their design team to ensure optimum results.

Our Philosophy


Our philosophy is to provide general contracting and turnkey services in order to provide our clients with the highest level of specialized services possible. We consider prompt, responsive customer service the key to achieve success and customer satisfaction. 

We believe that the equation "time is money" is especially important for construction projects. We deliver a complete spectrum of construction services, from planning to occupancy. Our commitment to excellence is rooted in core values and in a deep sense of responsibility to our clients. We believe that quality is a result of the careful planning and execution of every project detail. To maintain the high levels of quality for the projects that we undertake, we pre-qualify and constantly evaluate the work of our subcontractors, suppliers, and vendors.

Our Values



DW Hammer has built it's reputation of outstanding performance by surpassing client expectations. Our vast experience and hands-on project management, combined with our experienced leadership and network ensures that projects stay on-time and under-budget.


We believe in the power of teamwork. We are recognized for being honest, modest, and hard-working, and for following through on commitments. We are proud of our reputation as a firm that clients can count on to do whatever it takes to get the job done.


The streamlined size of DW Hammer allows for innovation, flexibility, and for the ability to quickly adapt to a client’s needs. Our goal is to continuously improve our services based on today’s ever changing business climate.



Strategic Partnerships

At DW Hammer, strategic alliances are essential to our ultimate goal - assisting our clients achieve project success through our network of talented construction professionals with diversified experience and expertise.

Overview of Services

DW Hammer provides a wide range of construction services. Download this document to view the scope of our services and recent projects.
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Leadership and Partnerships

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