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Mayo Civic Center is coming along nicely

Mayo Civic Center Convention Center Expansion Location: Rochester, MN General Contractor: Knutson Construction Architect/Engineer: TSP Inc. Owner: City of Rochester Description: Rochester, Minnesota is in the midst of a transformation with an $84 million expansion to the Mayo Civic Center set to open in 2017. With this new expansion, which includes 308 pieces of precast… Read more »


Shakopee Distributed Generation is nearly complete

Shakopee Distributed Generation Location: Shakopee, MN General Contractor: Greystone Construction Architect: Owen Warneke & Associates Engineer: Clark Engineering Owner: Avant Energy Description: Shakopee Distributed Generation is nearly complete as we place 25 pieces of precast concrete double tees and closure panels. The 46MW distributed generation power facility is being built by the Minnesota Municipal Power… Read more »


YMCA Aquatics Center is looking good!

YMCA  Location: St. Cloud, MN General Contractor: W Gohman Construction Architect: HMA Engineer: Larson Engineering, Inc. Owner: St. Cloud YMCA Description: The new aquatics and community center for the YMCA in St. Cloud is close to being finished as we place 226 pieces of precast concrete insulated architectural wall panels, spandrels, insulated architectural columns and… Read more »


Last of Hennepin County’s service centers coming into view!

South Minneapolis Regional Service Center Location: Minneapolis, MN General Contractor: PCL Construction Services, Inc. Architect/Engineer: BKV Group Owner: Hennepin County Description: The last of Hennepin County’s six regional human service centers is taking shape as we place 2,068 pieces of #precast #concrete beams, columns, hollow core plank, and solid slabs with an acid etch, form… Read more »


Great looking brick on the new Kasson Mantorville High School!

Kasson High School Auditorium Addition Location: Kasson, MN General Contractor: Alvin E. Benike Construction Architect: ATS&R Architects Engineer: Clark Engineers Description: Great looking brick on the new Kasson Mantorville High School! Wells Concrete is placing 97 pieces of precast concrete with a thin brick finish. K-M now has 594 students in grades 9-12; Dodge County will grow… Read more »


The addition to Infinite Campus’ Mothership in Blaine is orbiting into shape

Infinite Campus Tower Location: Blaine, MN General Contractor: RJ Ryan Construction Architect: Finn Daniels Architects Engineer: Palansami Engineering Owner: Infinite Campus Description: Infinite Campus broke ground on its current building, aka the “Mothership” modeled after the Starship Enterprise, in 2007. In keeping with the theme of the Mothership, the new office tower was inspired by… Read more »


Walls are going up at the Waconia High School Auditorium

Waconia High School Addition Location: Waconia, MN General Contractor: Kraus Anderson Construction Architect: LSE Architects Engineer: Ericksen Roed & Associates Owner: Waconia Public School District 110 Description: Walls are going up for the new 1,000 seat auditorium at Waconia High School, watch their live webcam to check progress as we place 446 pieces of #precast… Read more »


BCS Ramp is Taking Shape

BCS Ramp Location: Bloomington, MN General Contractor: Weis Builders Architect: Elness Swenson Graham Architects (ESG) Engineer: MBJ Engineers Owner: Lennar Homes Description: BCS Ramp is taking shape as we place 587 pieces of #precast #concrete including spandrel, stairs, double t’s, hollowcore, and wall panels with an acid etch and sandblast finish. The new ramp is… Read more »


Centrepoint Parking Structure – Winner of the Beauty of Architectural Precast Concrete Awards

We are honored to be selected as one of the winners in The Canadian Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (CPCI) first-ever Beauty of Architectural Precast Concrete Contest for our Centrepoint Parking Structure project. We also congratulate our partners on this project – Architect: Stantec; Engineer: Crosier Kilgour & Partners LTD and Owner: 310 Donald Inc. The Beauty… Read more »


Precast Complete on Tatanka Elementary School

Tatanka Elementary School   Location: Buffalo, MN General Contractor: Donlar Construction Company Architect: ARY Architects Engineer: Innovative Structural Solutions Description: Precast complete on the Tatanka Elementary STEM School Addition in Buffalo, MN. Wells placed 36 pieces of precast concrete insulated wall panels with an acid etch, sandblast finish and the school emblem cast into the wall… Read more »


Moving forward on the Health Partners Neuroscience Ramp

HealthPartners Neuroscience Ramp   Location: St. Paul, MN General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Architect: BWBR Engineer: Ericksen Roed & Associates Description: Moving forward on the HealthPartners Neuroscience Ramp in St. Paul, placing 574 pieces of precast concrete including stairs, double T’s and wall panels with an acid etch and sandblast finish. This 298,000-square-foot, 4-story parking ramp is part… Read more »