About d'Escoto, Inc.

          Our History

d'Escoto, Inc., founded in 1972 and incorporated in 1977, is a professional business enterprise offering multi-disciplinary construction services to public and private clients. With over 40 years of experience, d'Escoto, Inc. has developed a reputation for providing superior quality services at the highest technical level.

Headquartered in Chicago, d'Escoto, Inc. is one of the largest Hispanic-owned program management, construction management, and engineering services firms in the Midwest. d'Escoto, Inc.'s staff consists of professional engineers, licensed architects, PMP certified and LEED accredited project managers, cost estimators, project schedulers, resident engineers and construction inspectors. Along with an extensive body of knowledge, skill, and experience in all phases of design and construction, our professional personnel are proficient in various scheduling, word processing, and transportation design and graphics programs. In addition, we utilize systems and software tools, which allow us to gather, store, and manipulate data creatively and efficiently to help meet our clients' design, schedule and cost objectives.

Prequalifications and Certifications

Certified Minority/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (MBE/DBE) with the following agencies:

  • City of Chicago
  • Cook County
  • Central Management Services (BEP)
  • Chicago Transit Authority
  • Metra
  • Pace
  • State of Indiana (DBE, MBE)
  • State of Iowa (DBE)
  • State of Wisconsin (DBE, MBE)
  • d'Escoto is prequalified with the following agencies:

    Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT):

    Phase II Highway

  • Freeways
  • Roads and Streets
  • Special Studies

  • Location Drainage
  • Phase III Construction Engineering

  • Special Services Construction Inspection
  • Airports Construction Inspection
  • Hydraulic Reports

  • Waterways: Typical
  • Waterways: Complex
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    Midwest Energy Association (MEA):

    Membership #403714

    AGL Resources/NICOR Gas Company:

    Operator Qualification (OQ) Program Approved

     

     

    Capital Development Board (CDB):

    CM / PM Prequals

  • Construction Manager
  • Program Manager
  • A / E Prequals

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
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  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
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    City of Chicago Minority & Disadvantage Business Enterprise NAICS Codes:

  • 236210 - Construction Management, lndustrial Building
  • 236220 - Construction Management, Gommercial and lndustrial Building
  • 237310 - Construction Management, Highway, Road, Street and Bridge
  • 237110 - Construction Management, Water and Sewage Treatment Plant
  • 237990 - Construction Management, Mass Transit
  • 237990 - Construction Management, Outdoor Recreation Facility
  • 237990 - Construction Management, Tunnel
  • 541310 - Architectural Services
  • 541330 - Engineering Services
  • 541340 - Drafting Services
  • 541350 - Building lnspection Services
  • 541611 - Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services
  • 541512 - CAD (Computer-Aided Design) Systems lntegration Design Services
  • 541512 - CAE (Computer-Aided Engineering) Systems lntegration Design Services
  • 541990 - All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
  • 541511 - Custom Computer Programming Services
  • 541512 - Computer Systems Design Services
  • 541519 - Other Computer Related Services
  • Kane County - Highways and Construction Inspection.

    Employment Opportunities

    New Opportunity
    Patrick Engineering / UniversalPegasus / d'Escoto Inc. have immediate openings for field services personnel for a large utility program in the Chicago area. Positions may include Field Administration, Coordination, and Inspection. Experience should include work on gas pipelines in the Chicago metropolitan area as well as experience with site restoration and documentation of pipeline construction. Interested persons can submit their resumes to the following email address: Inspection.Resumes@hii-upi.com Please include "CHICAGO 2016" in the subject heading of your email.

    Open Positions
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    Employee Benefits

    d'Escoto, Inc. recognizes the need for healthy and happy employees and their families. As a socially responsible corporation, d'Escoto, Inc. offers the following benefits:

    Affiliations

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      Midwest Energy Association

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      d'Escoto, Inc.

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      Construction Management Association of America

      Programs Chair:
      Mr. Rafael Herrera

      Members:
      Mr. Fred d'Escoto, Mr. Donald McGady and Ms. Yoetzin Diaz

    • Hispanic American Construction Industry Association

      Board Member
      Mr.Fred d'Escoto

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      US Green Buildings Council

      Member
      d'Escoto, Inc.

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      Society of Marketing Professionals

      Members
      Ms. Jackie d'Escoto, Mr. Marcello Gulotta, Ms. Phoebe Peterson and Ms. Jackie Whittington

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      Design Build Institute of America

      Member
      d'Escoto, Inc.

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      City Club of Chicago

      Member
      d'Escoto, Inc.

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      Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

      Member:
      Mr. Rafael Herrera

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      American Council of Engineering Companies

      Member
      d'Escoto, Inc.

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      American Institute of Architects

      Professional Company Membership, Member:
      Mr. Ben Kogan

      Associates:
      Ms. Claudette Soto, Mr. Steve Richardson

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    Illinois Society of Professional Engineers

    PMP Member:
    Rafael Herrera P.E

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    Institute for Transportation Engineers – IL Chapter

    PMP Member:
    Rafael Herrera P.E

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    Illinois Roadbuilders

    Member:
    d’Escoto, Inc.

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    Illinois Association of Highway Engineers

    PMP Member:
    Rafael Herrera P.E

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    American Public Works Association – Chicago Chapter

    Member:
    d’Escoto, Inc.

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    Illinois Association of County Engineers

    PMP Member:
    Rafael Herrera P.E

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    Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

    Member:
    d’Escoto, Inc.