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TCO’s Waconia’s new building is taking shape with precast concrete

Twin Cities Orthopedics Waconia Location: Waconia, MN General Contractor: RJM Construction Architect: Sperides Reiners Architects, Inc. Engineer: BKBM Engineers Owner: TCO Real Estate Description:  Twin Cities Orthopedics is building a premier physical therapy and sports performance center in Waconia, MN; scheduled to open in fall 2019. With more than 18,000 square feet of space, TCO’s… Read more »

825 stalls and 810 pieces of precast concrete make up the new Swedish Medical Center Parking garage

Swedish Medical Center Parking Location: Englewood, CO General Contractor: JE Dunn Construction Architect: Path21 Architecture Engineer: Martin/Martin Inc. Owner: HCA Hospital  Corporation of America Description:  Functioning as a hospital first and a construction site second has become a mastered art form at the 100-year-old Swedish Medical Center. An acute care hospital with 368 licensed beds,… Read more »

Innovation with Research & Development

Precast Innovators is not just our tagline, we live it every day. We have been spending time with our clients, listening to their questions and concerns regarding the use of wall systems. In addition, we are developing solutions and answers in the form of testing and various innovative efforts to improve overall building enclosure systems. … Read more »


The PRL Department is expanding the England Park Greenhouse in Westminster, CO

England Park Greenhouse Center Location: Westminster, CO General Contractor: Golden Triangle Construction, Inc. Architect: D2C ARchitects Engineer: Raker Rhodes Engineering Owner: City of Westminster Description:  The Parks, Recreation and Libraries (PRL) Department is expanding the England Park Greenhouse Center in Westminster, CO. Improvements include building a second greenhouse (6,000 square feet), a small office building… Read more »


Erection continues on the Broomfield Recreation Center with 108’ double tees. 

Broomfield Recreation Center Location: Broomfield, CO General Contractor: Adolfson & Peterson Architect: Davis Partnership Architects Engineer: Martin/Martin, Inc. Owner: City and County of Broomfield Description:  Erection continues on the Broomfield Recreation Center with 108’ double tees.  Our field crew makes it look easy, well done team. The Broomfield Community Center reconstruction project involves a complex… Read more »


First double tees installed on Block 9 Parking Ramp in downtown Fargo

Block 9 Parking Structure Location: Fargo, ND General Contractor: McGough Construction Architect/Engineer: Collaborative Design Group, Inc. Owner: Block 9 Partners, LLC Description:  Block 9, is a $117 million dollar project consisting of an 18-story mixed use tower along with a total precast parking ramp in the heart of downtown Fargo, North Dakota. The 290,000-square-foot building… Read more »


Wright County Justice Center takes shape with more than 200 pieces of precast concrete

Wright County Justice Center Location: Buffalo, MN General Contractor: Contegrity Group, Inc. Architect/Engineer: BKV Group, Inc. Owner: Wright County Description:  Website Description: The new Justice Center is located with the existing Law Enforcement Center and jail for secure inmate transfer to courts. The 150,562 sq. ft. facility includes nine advanced-technology courtrooms. The building also features… Read more »


The new Austin Community Recreation Center boasts nearly 900 pieces of precast concrete

Austin Community Recreation Center Location: Austin, MN General Contractor: McGough Construction Architect: BWBR Architects Engineer: ERA Owner: City of Austin Description:  A new 10,000-square-foot community recreation center is taking over the former power plant.  Formed by the partnership of the City of Austin and the YMCA, and supported by Vision 2020, the new facility will… Read more »


Wells Concrete and Rocky Mountain Prestress Join to become One of the Top Precast Companies in the Country

MINNESOTA – Wells Concrete, one of the largest and most innovative precast solutions provider in the upper Midwest, announced today that it has acquired all significant business assets of Rocky Mountain Prestress, which has been an integral part of the Denver business community for 60 years. The joint venture, operating under the name of Wells… Read more »


Wells Fargo builds parking ramp to make room for workers at south Minneapolis campus with 326 pieces of precast concrete

Wells Fargo Ramp Location: Minneapolis, MN General Contractor: Ryan Companies US, Inc. Architect: Ryan A+E Inc. Engineer: Walker Parking Consultants Owner: Wells Fargo Description:  Wells Fargo is building a $23 million parking structure next to its Midtown Minneapolis campus to serve 1,250 employees being relocated to the Phillips neighborhood offices.  Construction began in May 2018,… Read more »


Blue Earth County expansion project is on track to finish in early 2020

Blue Earth County Government Center Ramp Location: Mankato, MN General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. Architect/Engineer: ISG Owner: Blue Earth County Description:  The Blue Earth County Government Center $22 million expansion project is on track to finish in early 2020, about seven months ahead of schedule. The county is embarking on the project to free up… Read more »

Partnership Academy’s preschool through 8th grade building on schedule for 2019-20 school year

Partnership Academy Location: Richfield, MN General Contractor: Schreiber Mullaney Construction Architect: RMD Architects Engineer: Ericksen Roed and Associates, Inc. Owner: Partnership Academy Description:  Partnership Academy multi-year search for a permanent home is complete with the new construction for the 16-year-old charter school. The new building will house preschool through 8th grade programming. Construction will continue… Read more »