News + Press

October 3, 2022

Retail Group Launches New C-Store Concept

WT Group was proud to provide the Architecture, MEP, and Structural Engineering for the newly launched “Kudos" C-Store concept.
August 24, 2022

WT Group Announces Joint Venture With Greenwich Energy Solutions

This venture will create a regional footprint to offer a comprehensive range of cost-effective, single-source energy solutions
June 1, 2022

Check out WT Group's June newsletter

Summer road trips and the evolving fuel retail landscape
January 27, 2022

There’s something in the air … and WT Group can help you deal with it

WT Group now provides access to a cutting-edge air purification approach called Bipolar Ionization
November 15, 2021

Celebrating Milestone Anniversaries

Maintaining Longevity and Success in Uncertain Times
March 24, 2021

WT Group Celebrates 50 Years!

Check out this video that takes you through the years from where we started to where we are today.
March 3, 2021

Fiberoptic telecom gaining new momentum in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic

The advent of the coronavirus pandemic placed in sharp relief just how mission critical fiberoptic communication is in our personal and professional lives.
February 10, 2021

Welcoming Eric Thompson, Director of Business Development

The WT Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Thompson as Director of Business Development.
December 17, 2020

Clearing the air: HVAC systems and COVID-19 mitigation

While the jury remains out on the issue of HVAC transmission, the concerns are real.
October 7, 2020

The WT Foundation Announces the 2020 Scholarship Recipients

The WT Foundation is proud to congratulate the 2020 winners: Maliha Amir and Jason Wuerffel
October 5, 2020

Evolving customer expectations are driving change in the retail petroleum industry

Today’s retail petroleum convenience store model is an example of an industry committed to responding to the needs and demands of evolving customer expectations
July 14, 2020

Navigating the Uncharted Waters of the Aquatic Industry during the COVID-19 Crisis

WT Group’s Aquatic Engineering Principal-in-Charge, Rich Klarck, helps us better grasp the tremendous impact of COVID-19 on the aquatics industry.
July 13, 2020

WT Group professionals are prepared for the road ahead

As society begins to reopen in phases, the WT Group will undertake a series of steps to adapt our business processes and services to the “new normal.”
July 1, 2020

The ADA and COVID-19

Considerations for Parks and Recreation Agencies
May 28, 2020

Check out the May 2020 Edition of the Engineering, Design & Consulting Newsletter

Featuring company updates, new projects, and news in the industry!
March 4, 2020

2019 Reflections and 2020 Projections

A look back on 2019 and a deeper dive on what's to come in 2020
February 18, 2020

Speedway Honors WT Group As “Number One Consultant”

By Chris Kalischefski
February 12, 2020

Another Great IAPD/IPRA Conference in the Books!

WT Group wrapped up involvement in this year’s IAPD/IPRA Conference, which brought together over 4,200 professionals and elected officials from the Illinois park and recreation community.
February 6, 2020

ADA Things We Hear: SMH!

ADA requirements that leave you searching for an answer
December 18, 2019

ENR Midwest Announces Todd Abrams as a 2020 Top Young Professional

The recognition program recognizes young industry professionals who represent the best-of-the-best in their careers
December 6, 2019

Happy Holidays!

Season's Greetings from everyone at WT Group
December 5, 2019

ADA News: New Jersey Childcare Provider Fined by the U.S. Department of Justice

Settlement agreement regarding three-year-old with Down Syndrome
November 1, 2019

How to Beat an ADA Dispute

By John McGovern
October 28, 2019

Announcing the launch of our new Resources section of the WT Group website!

We are excited to announce the launch of a newly designed Resources area of the WT Group website.
October 22, 2019

The WT Foundation’s Nine, Wine & Stein event raises thousands for engineering & tech scholarships

The WT Foundation recently held its Seventh Annual “Nine, Wine & Stein” fundraiser at Poplar Creek Country Club in Hoffman Estates.
August 29, 2019

REGISTER TODAY for the WT Group Foundation’s Annual Nine, Wine & Stein Event

Registration is now open for the annual golf outing and dinner event
July 31, 2019

Press Release: WT Group Professional Named a 2019 Rising Star of Civil Engineering

The coveted industry award recognizes young professionals who have benefited the profession.
July 3, 2019

Big Changes Coming In Cook County Storm Water Detention Requirements

On January 1, 2020, the Metropolitan Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRDGC) will enact its new storm water ordinance, which will have dramatic impacts to future developments in Cook County.
July 2, 2019

WT Group offices will be closed on July 4 & 5 in observance of Independence Day

We wish you a safe and wonderful holiday with your family and friends.
June 25, 2019

Todd Abrams Named a 2019 Rising Star in Civil & Structural Engineering

WT Group’s Todd Abrams has been named one of the 2019 Rising Stars of Civil Engineering.
June 5, 2019

WT Group Proudly Supports the Children’s Miracle Network for 7th Year

WT Group is supporting Speedway’s Miracle Child Sponsorship, a program that raises money to support Children’s Miracle Network hospitals across the United States.
May 22, 2019

WT Group’s Pratum Construction Receives Honor as one of Speedway’s Retail Support Business Partners of the Year

Pratum Construction, a division of WT Group, was named a finalist in the Business Partner of the Year Awards for Speedway
May 1, 2019

Save the Date! October 5th is WT Foundation's Annual Nine, Wine & Stein Event

If you want a day filled with golf, music, wine, local beer and friendly competition – all for a charitable cause - head to the WT Foundation’s Nine, Wine & Stein fundraiser.
March 5, 2019

Local Engineering Firm Will Help Businesses Leverage the Promise of New 5G Communication Technologies

Hoffman Estates-based engineering, design and consulting firm WT Group is launching a new Outside Plant Engineering (OSP) practice to support 5G communication and networking needs for corporate clients across the U.S.
April 21, 2018

WT Group’s Troy Triphahn chairs Children’s Advocacy Center gala supporting services for abuse victims

Supporters of the Children’s Advocacy Center of North and Northwest Cook County gathered for a fundraising gala on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Medinah Country Club. The event was chaired by
June 5, 2018

WT Group Top Winner in Zweig Marketing Excellence Awards for Website

The WT Group is a top winner in the Zweig Marketing Excellence Awards for its new website design, The Zweig Marketing Excellence Awards are held annually to recognize
June 22, 2018

Mark your calendars for WT Foundation’s Nine, Wine & Stein Event!

The WT Foundation’s sixth annual Nine, Wine & Stein event will be held on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club. Mark your calendar to save the date for this
August 30, 2018

WT Group Hit a Grand Slam at the Aquatic Engineering Leadership Reception

WT Group recently held its Grand Slam Aquatic Engineering Leadership Reception to honor clients and introduce WT Group’s incoming Aquatic leaders.
September 20, 2018

WT Group’s Aquatic Engineering Team: New Name, Same Commitment

WT Group recently held its Grand Slam Aquatic Engineering Leadership Reception to honor clients and introduce WT Group’s incoming Aquatic leaders.
October 30, 2018

Annual WT Foundation Nine, Wine & Stein Event Recap

The WT Foundation held its Sixth Annual Golf Outing at the Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club this summer. It was the most successful fundraising event in recent memory, raising more than
December 3, 2018

Rich Klarck Joining WT Group as Its New Principal-in-Charge of the Aquatic Engineering Practice

Hoffman Estates, Illinois, December 3, 2018 (Newswire) – Rich Klarck has been appointed Principal-in-Charge of the Aquatic Engineering Practice for the Hoffman Estates-based WT Group, a
December 12, 2018

Happy Holidays from WT Group!

One of the real joys this holiday season is the opportunity to say thank you to our clients, employees and community and wish all the very best for the new year!
February 11, 2019

WT Group kicks off the IAPD/IPRA conference by hosting clients at a Winter Wonderland Reception

WT Group kicked off this year's IAPD/IPRA conference in Chicago with a Winter Wonderland Reception, held at The Tavern Club at 333. This is the third year that WT has entertained its clients in
February 12, 2018

Troy Triphahn was named one of ENR Midwest’s 2018 Top Young Professionals

WT Group is proud to announce that Troy Triphahn, VP, COO, was among the 21 individuals named to ENR Midwest’s list of 2018 Top Young Professionals. Each year, ENR recognizes individuals under
February 26, 2018

WT Launches a New Brand

For nearly 50 years, W-T Engineering has been helping clients find the right solutions to their unique engineering, design and consulting challenges. From humble beginnings, out of a garage in
February 26, 2018

Welcome to the New WT Group Website!

We are pleased to announce the launch of our redesigned website! Our goal with this new site is to provide our visitors an easier way to learn about WT Group services and solutions with a simpler
March 8, 2018

Prominent Hoffman Estates, Illinois, Engineering Firm Rebrands for the Future

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., March 8, 2018 (Newswire) -​The WT Group, a Hoffman Estates-based engineering, design and consulting firm in business for more than 45 years, has launched a major rebrand to
March 22, 2018

WT Group’s Troy Triphahn Named a 2018 Top Midwest Young Professional by National Engineering Trade Journal

Hoffman Estates, Illinois, March 22, 2018 (Newswire) -​Troy N. Triphahn, chief operating officer of the Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based WT Group, has been named one of 2018’s Midwest Top Young