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Kenyon Fire Station a long time coming

Kenyon Fire Station  Location: Kenyon, MN General Contractor: Mohs Contracting Architect: Brunton Architects Engineer: Albertson Engineering Owner: City of Kenyon Description: This project has been a long time coming, according to Mayor Mike Engel, and Wells Concrete is happy to be providing the precast. We are currently erecting 90 pieces of insulated wall panels, hollowcore,… Read more »


Cross Country Freight gets a new building in Fargo

Cross Country Freight Location: Fargo, ND General Contractor: Olaf Anderson Construction Architect: Olaf Anderson Construction Engineer: Sandman Structural Engineers Owner: Cross Country Freight Description: Wells Concrete provided 48 pieces of precast concrete for this project, including insulated wall panels with a grey form exterior finish and a steel trowel interior finish. For more information about this… Read more »


Expansion on the horizon for Pace Industries

Pace Industries Location: Maple Lake, MN General Contractor: Strack Companies Architect: NEGEN Architects Owner: Pace Industries Description: Pace Industries will be able to hire 20 new employees after the expansion of its die casting facility in Maple Lake, MN is complete. The company, based in Fayetteville, AR, will add 60,000 square feet of space to… Read more »


Get ready for the bell to ring in victory for the Jamestown Jimmies

Newman Arena Location: Jamestown, ND General Contractor: J.E. Dunn Construction Company Architect: Icon Architectural Group LLC Engineer: Icon Architectural Group LLC Owner: University of Jamestown Description: A new arena for the University of Jamestown Jimmies will have a bell tower that will ring after every win. The new arena will include a new training facility… Read more »


SMMPA looking forward to new energy station in Owatonna, MN

Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency Energy Station Location: Owatonna, MN General Contractor: Joseph Construction Architect: ISG Engineer: ISG Owner: SMMPA Description: Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (SMMPA) broke ground on October 5th for the construction of its new Owatonna Energy Station, a 38.8 megawatt (MW) natural gas-fired power plant in Owatonna, Minnesota. A primary factor… Read more »


Progress moves forward for the Rosedale Center Ramp

Rosedale Ramp Location: Roseville, MN General Contractor: VCC Architect: CallisonRTKL Engineer: Kimley-Horn Owner: Jones Lang LaSalle Description: Progress moves forward on the Rosedale Center Ramp. The Rosedale Center in Roseville, Minnesota, is a regional shopping destination with three anchor tenants, and soon to be a fourth (Von Maur). Wells Concrete is working on the two… Read more »


Improved learning spaces on their way in New Prague!

Central Education Campus Location: New Prague, MN General Contractor: Met-Con Companies Architect: Wold Architects & Engineers Engineer: BKBM Engineers Owner: ISD #721 Description: The Central Education Campus project will improve learning spaces and energy efficiencies at its New Prague location. Expansions include additional parking spaces, classroom remodeling (which will accommodate early childhood programming and provide… Read more »


New drone video of the Rivers Edge Ramp

Rivers Edge Ramp Location: St. Cloud, MN General Contractor: Donlar Construction Company Architect: HMA Architects Engineer: Vedi Associates, Inc. Owner: City of St. Cloud Description: A big thank you to the City of St. Cloud for the great video of the Rivers Edge Ramp project! After more than 14 years of planning, the project has… Read more »


The Diamond Vogel expansion is looking great

Diamond Vogel Location: Orange City, IA General Contractor: Bouma & Company Architect: Oleson + Hobbie Architects Engineer: Rise Structural Associates Owner: Diamond Vogel Paint Description: The new Diamond Vogel expansion in Orange City is looking great as construction continues. Wells Concrete is providing 649 pieces – including columns, wall panels, double tees, beams, and hollowcore… Read more »