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Richfield Honda

Location: Richfield, MN General Contractor: Reiner Construction Architect: Architectural Alliance Engineer: Shirk & O’Donovan Consulting Engineers, Inc. Owner: Woods Automotive Group Precast Products: Beams, Columns, Double Tee, Insulated Wall Panel Finishes: Sandlbast   Time-Lapses Project Video Description:  This total precast project is extremely unique and therefore dubbed the ‘jewelry box’ on 494 as it feature… Read more »


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 »


Seeking AP Accountant – Albany, MN

GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Accounts Payable Accountant reports to the Controller and is responsible for the overall vendor management, timely paying of vendor invoices, and review of check requests/bills.  The Accounts Payable Accountant is also responsible for transaction level entries and ensuring invoices are coded correctly for each of Wells Concrete’s business units (Prestress products, Ready… Read more »


Red River High School Performance Hall – Grand Forks, ND

Location: Grand Forks, ND General Contractor: Gast Construction Company Architect/Engineer: EAPC – Grand Forks, ND Owner: Grand Forks School District Precast Products: Wall Panels Finishes: Formliner Description:  Grand Forks Red River High School’s new $9.4 million 33,000 sf performing arts facility includes a 700 seat auditorium with back-of-house support spaces, event lobby, orchestra rehearsal room,… 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 »


Seeking Plant Engineer in Grand Forks

Wells Concrete Products Inc.Grand Forks precast concrete production plant seeks a full time Plant Engineer to perform civil engineering duties related to building construction and quality control. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering 3 years experience as a civil engineer 6 months experience in building construction quality control Wells Concrete is proud to be an… Read more »


Bishop-Garrigan High School – Algona, IA

Location: Algona, IA General Contractor: Dean Synder Construction Architect: Bergland + Cram Engineer: Raker Rhodes Owner: Bishop Garrigan Schools Description:  The new, year-long project, $3 million addition for Bishop-Garrigan High School in Algona, is coming to its end with project completion scheduled for August 2015. The 18,000 SF addition will add a gymnasium, additional class… Read more »


Seeking Vice President of Human Resources, Health and Safety

Wells Concrete has an immediate opening for a Vice President – Human Resources, Health and Safety; the location of the position is negotiable. This newly created position reports to the President/CEO and is responsible for driving continuous improvement in the safety, health, welfare and overall employment satisfaction for the company. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES As a member of… Read more »