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Wells Concrete Completes First of Its Kind Sow Production Facility

When Gourley Premium Pork, LLC teamed with Protein Sources for construction of new sow production facility they capitalized on the lessons learned from their hog operations in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa.  An increase in insurance and maintenance costs; the need to control diseases; and a facility better suited for sow research were all significant… Read more »


Drake University Breaks Ground on Basketball Practice Facility

Drake University hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking for its basketball practice facility on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013.  The groundbreaking for the state-of-the-art, on-campus facility for the Drake basketball program is part of a comprehensive campaign to the University”s infrastructure.Credit inquiries This is a list of all the credit companies that have accessed your credit report in the… Read more »


YMCA Addition in Willmar, MN Takes Shape

The addition at the Kandiyohi County YMCA in Willmar, MN received some unexpected positive press as the project began to take shape as the community embraces the nearly 14,000 square foot expansion. http://www.wctrib.com/content/major-addition-ymca-beginning-take-shape The Kandiyohi County YMCA project expansion will add space for exercise equipment, a larger wellness center, two racquetball courts, and exercise studio and multipurpose gymnasium.… Read more »


Byerly's on France Avenue Coming Along

Wells Concrete is proud to add another aesthetically-pleasing structure to France Avenue.  Progress on Byerly’s new 47,000 square foot store will replace the existing store.  The redevelopment  at 7171 France Ave. S pulls the Byerly’s store closer to France Avenue, shielding the parking lot from view.  Wells Concrete is working with Pope Associates (St. Paul, MN) on design… Read more »


Home of Economy – Minot, ND

Owner:                        Home of Economy, Inc. General Contractor: Innes Construction Co., Inc. Architect/Engineer: Widseth Smith Nolting (WSN) Description: When Home of Economy moved into Minot, ND to better accommodate the growth in western North Dakota they needed a FASTTRACK building type that could accommodate a faster construction schedule. Home of Economy was also interested in increasing the… Read more »


Cambria Expands Production Again

Cambria is adding more production and Wells Concrete is back to help with matching precast for another expansion.  We are excited to be a part of the growth.


Wells Concrete Canada Selected for Parkade in Winnipeg

Wells Concrete Canada was selected for the Centrepoint Parkade in Winnipeg, Manitoba with Stantec Architecture, Crosier Kilgour Partners, and Nova-Con Projects on the construction side.  Wells Concrete collaborated early on with the design and construction team, all located in Winnipeg MB, prior to selection for insight on the architectural aspects of the precast. Centrepoint Parkade will… Read more »


Wells Concrete Welcomes Curt Gear and Des Moines Presence

August 19, 2013 – Wells Concrete is pleased to announce Curt Gear has joined the firm as Business Development Director for Iowa. Curt’s primary focus will be to continue to build and manage his existing relationships in the design and construction community while advancing Wells Concrete’s presence in the Iowa market. “Curt’s extensive experience in… Read more »


Wells Concrete Awarded Precast Package for Stream Data Center

Wells Concrete was awarded the Stream Data Center project by Golden Valley-based Mortenson Construction. The design team also includes Corgan Associates (Dallas, TX) and LA Fuess Partners (Dallas, TX). The approximately 75,000 square foot facility in Chaska, MN will provide IT infrastructure and power capacity for a variety of businesses nationwide. As Chaska seeks more… Read more »


Wells Concrete Selected Precast Supplier for Bismarck Civic Center Expansion

Wells Concrete with Ubl Design Group (Bismarck, ND), CWSTRUCTURAL (Bismarck, ND), and Scull Construction Services (Rapid City, SD) will provide precast wall panels for the $25 million civic center expansion project. The 49,000 square foot addition nearly doubles the size of the exhibit hall space allowing the city to increase their convention business. Precast was… Read more »


Wells Concrete Divests Ready Mix Division to Cemstone

Wells Concrete announced it has divested its Ready Mix division to Cemstone, effective June 8, 2013. antivirus software download “Over the past several years, the general economic climate has changed considerably throughout the country.  Wells Concrete, like others, has felt the positive and negative impact of this change in many ways but one in particular… Read more »


Mike Wagner, P.E. Joins Engineering Team

how to cure hidradenitis suppurativa Wells Concrete would like to announce the addition of Mike Wagner, P.E. to our engineering staff.  Mike is a graduate of NDSU and brings 15 years of precast experience he gained during previous stints with Rocky Mountain Precast and Hanson Structural Precast.  Mike will be based out of the Golden Valley office… Read more »