Globetrotters® helps its clients achieve their goals by understanding their needs and offering high quality, sustainable, and value added professional services that are specifically tailored to each project.
Globetrotters® is a diverse organization comprised of the highly regarded, minority owned firms of Globetrotters Engineering Corporation and Globetrotters International, Inc.
Based in downtown Chicago, the Globetrotters® organization employs over 200 management, professional, and support personnel. Globetrotters® provides a full range of functional and sustainable life cycle services from initial planning, design and construction; to commissioning, operation, and maintenance; to recycling, remodeling, and renewal.
Globetrotters Engineering Corporation (GEC)
Globetrotters Engineering Corporation is a full-service professional firm based in Chicago that has served the public and private sectors since 1974. Globetrotters’ highly diversified services enable its clients to benefit from a full range of architectural, engineering, and construction management capabilities.
Architecture and Planning Services
Architectural & Interior Design, Feasibility Studies/Condition Assessments, Programming, Master Planning & Urban Planning, Demolition Design, Building/Survey Inspections, ADA Compliance, Permit Assistance, Security Design, Signage & Wayfinding, LEED Certification & Sustainable Design, Historic Preservation, CADD Services
Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Structural, Transportation, Telecommunications, Fiber Optic Engineering Services, Plumbing, Fire Protection, System Commissioning, Energy Audits
Construction Administration | Resident Engineering | Construction Management
Resident Engineering, Documentation, Materials Coordination, Systems Commissioning, Construction Observation & Inspection, Surveying, Contract Administration, Owners Representative Services, As-Built Drawing Preparation, Project Close-Out & Post Construction Review
Globetrotters International, Inc. (GII)
Globetrotters International, Inc. is the professional management and development firm affiliated with Globetrotters Engineering Corporation. With over 200 professionals and support personnel, the Globetrotters organization offers its clients the benefit of highly diversified services and expertise.
As a full-service organization with extensive experience in facility management, financial management, public/private partnerships, cost containment, energy savings, sustainability strategies, and infrastructure and housing development, Globetrotters is ideally suited to provide Management Consulting services.
Information Technology Services
Network/Servers Infrastructure, Web Applications, Engineering Applications, Electronic Documentation, CADD/GIS, Database Management, CMMS, Building Information Modeling (BIM), Specialized Website Development, Mobile Applications, Cloud Hosting & Disaster Recovery Systems, Credit/Debit Card Payment Processing Services
Accounting Support & Audit Support Services – City, State & Federal Compliance
Globetrotters employs six Certified Public Accountants (CPA’s) that are skilled in accounting operations and controls, financial reporting/ management, cash flow management, cost containment, budgeting, contract compliance, financial system conversions, training and documentation, Audits & Compliance Certifications, and process/system improvements.
Custodial Management Services, Maintenance Management, Concessions Management, Preventative Maintenance System, Operations, Retail Management, Property Advisory Services, Leasing Authority
Acquisition & Development, Tax Credit Compliance, Condition Assessments, Brokerage & Lease Negotiations, Resident Services & Outreach, ADA Accessibility Upgrades, Real Estate Consulting, Maintenance & Custodial Management
The synergy of the Globetrotters® organization enables it to draw upon highly qualified and experienced personnel with diverse areas of expertise to provide cost-effective, sustainable, and responsive services to its clients.