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Another milestone reached – U.S. Bank Stadium

Another milestone was reached today for Wells Concrete and our U.S. Bank Stadium project.  Employee, Ed Schmitz, and his crew set the final piece of precast in place at Stadium today.  Four pieces of precast were erected on the first day, 10/16/14; 21 pieces were erected today.  Over 5,000 pieces were erected in the interim. … Read more »


Seeking Project Manager – Wells, MN

GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Project Manager is responsible for managing the project from drafting and engineering, into production, through erection and job close out.  In doing so, the position supports both sales and construction services as necessary. Location: Wells, MN ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES Attend meetings with internal and external parties regarding the planning and progress… Read more »


Last Pour Completed for Vikings Stadium

Production of the stadia begun on May 20th, 2014; the last pour was made on October 2, 2015. The total number of stadia produced in Plant 1 was 3,187 pieces. The current total piece count for the Vikings Stadium is 5,229 pieces. I want to note that the photo of the final crew is leaving… Read more »


Manufacturing: Building Blocks

A big thank you to Prairie Business for this wonderful interview and article about how Wells Concrete is helping western North Dakota cities build in a hurry. “When thinking about an architecturally beautiful building, precast concrete probably isn’t the material one expects to be used. However, Wells Concrete is changing that idea with its architectural insulated… Read more »


Maple Grove company makes mark at Vikings stadium

Thanks Channel 12 News for covering this story! “In less than a year, the new U.S. Bank Stadium will open for the Minnesota Vikings. Maple Grove company, Wells Concrete is playing a big role in building the new stadium.” Architect on the project is HKS Architects General Contractor is MA Mortenson Co Wells Concrete has worked… Read more »


MN Veteran's Home Architectural Precast Insulated Wall Panel Progress

The new Minnesota Veterans Home is scheduled to open later this year and we are very proud to have played a part in providing an honorable healthcare environment for our nation’s heroes. The new building demonstrates that architectural precast insulated wall panels provides a cost effective wall system, while sustaining the integrity of quality architecture.


Progress on the Vikings Stadium…

We continue to make progress on our Vikings Stadium precast project, we set 2,600 pieces to date; 400 pieces still to be placed in the upper bowl and completed by the end of July.  After the upper bowl is finished, we will move to the lower bowl and finish the remaining 2,200 pieces by Christmas.