August 27, 2015

CHICAGO –TERRA Engineering, Ltd is proud to participate in Canstruction Chicago 2015 and support the Greater Chicago Food Depository. TERRA’s staff joined the MWRD / ASCE Young Members Group to build the structure CHEW-SING TO HELP OUT!, a gumball machine constructed with more than 5,000 cans. Our team will donate all of the cans to the food depository. The exhibit will be on display until Tuesday, September 8 on the Merchandise Mart’s main floor. The Merchandise Mart is located at 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654.

Jamil Bou-Saab, TERRA’s executive vice president, said, “I am always inspired by the creativity of these unique structures and I am pleased that they help support a valuable cause.”

Canstruction, Inc. is an international not-for-profit organization headquartered in Atlanta, GA. The annual event has grown from a New York-based competition to an international competition involving the entire design and construction industry in more than 150 cities across the world. Canstruction has been recognized for their commitment to innovation, hunger relief and collaboration, and has helped raise more than 21 million pounds of food since 1992.

TERRA Engineering, Ltd. is a full-service, woman-owned engineering firm serving clients since 1992. With offices in Chicago, Peoria, Milwaukee, St. Louis and Oak Park, TERRA provides high-quality services for client-specific solutions within scope, budget and schedule. For more information about TERRA, call (312) 467-0123 or visit us online at

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