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West Union Elementary multi-purpose safe room addition adds a huge benefit to the students

North Fayette Community School District Elementary Location: West Union, IA General Contractor: Cresco Building Service Architect: StruXture Architects Engineer: Raker Rhodes Engineering Owner: North Fayette Valley CSD Description:  The West Union Elementary construction project is underway with a new multi-purpose room addition.  The project includes a tornado safe structure, roughly 4,000 square feet, built to… Read more »


Winner Regional Healthcare to get an expansion and remodel

Winner Regional Healthcare Center Expansion & Remodel Location: Winner, SD General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Architect/Engineer: Wold Architects & Engineers Owner: Winner Regional Healthcare Center Description:    This $23 million project is meant to streamline services at the 70-year-old hospital. The main focus will be building a new clinic, emergency room, operating room, lab and radiology department,… Read more »


Renovations continue for Waseca Junior / Senior High School

Waseca Junior & Senior High School Addition Location: Waseca, MN General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Architect/Engineer: Wold Architects & Engineers Owner: Waseca Public School ISD #829 Description:  Renovations continue for Waseca Junior / Senior High School. The one-and-a-half year renovation began in the spring of 2017 and is expected to be completed in the sumer of 2018… Read more »


trū® Shrimp brings shrimp to Minnesota

trū® Shrimp Project – Balaton Bay Reef Location: Balaton, MN General Contractor: Miron Construction Architect/Engineer: ISG Owner: The trū® Shrimp Company Description:  Balaton, Minn.  Last fall, The trū® Shrimp Company broke ground on Balaton Bay Reef, an employee training center and the largest shrimp production facility in the Midwest.  The primary purpose of Balaton Bay… Read more »


Chatfield’s high school is currently being renovated to bring it up to 21st century education standards.

Chatfield High School Addition & Remodel Location: Chatfield, MN General Contractor: R.A. Morton Construction Managers Architect: Wendel Engineer: Larson Engineering Owner: Chatfield Public Schools ISD 227 Description:  Chatfield’s high school is currently being renovated to bring it up to 21st century education standards. The planned $13 million project will include bringing the science department up… Read more »


The Sartell-St. Stephen school district gets collaborative learning environments with new high school

Sartell-St. Stephen New High School Location: Sartell, MN General Contractor: Winkelman Building Corporation Architect: Cuningham Group Architecture Engineer: IIW Owner: Sartell-St. Stephen School District Description:  The new $89.5 million high school is expected to open in Sartell in the Fall of 2019 with a large commons area, learning neighborhoods and multiple activities spaces. The 292,408… Read more »


A new jail for Becker County

Becker County Jail Location: Detroit Lakes, MN General Contractor: McGough Architect: Klein McCarthy Engineer: Paulson & Clark Engineering Owner: Becker County Description:  The county was under state order to either close or replace its 43-bed maximum security jail at the courthouse. A decision was made to construct the new jail on a nearly-17-acre pie-shaped piece… Read more »


Prime Therapeutics builds in Eagan with nearly 800 pieces of precast concrete

Boulder Lakes Office Location: Eagan, MN General Contractor: RJ Ryan Construction Architect/Engineer: HGA Owner: United Properties Description:    Wells Concrete is proud to be part of the future home of Prime Therapeutics’ 410,000 square foot campus, being developed by United Properties, R.J. Ryan and designed by HGA. Prime Therapeutics worked with United Properties to develop… Read more »


Fairview’s two school buildings to become one in new project

Fairview School Location: Fairview, MT General Contractor: Jackson Contractor Group Architect: Ackerman-Estvold Engineer: CW Structural Engineers Inc. Owner: Fairview School District Description:  This $6.22 million project will connect the Fairview school’s two buildings, improve office space and add a practice gym. The old gymnasium and administration office were demolished in order to add the practice… Read more »


Basin Electric gets a new Transmission System Maintenance facility

Basin Menoken TSM Shop Location: Menoken, ND General Contractor: Roers Construction Architect: JLG Architects Engineer: Heyer Engineering PC Owner: Basin Electric Power Cooperative Description:    Construction is underway at Basin Electric’s new Transmission System Maintenance facility site.  The shop will replace the current Transmission System Maintenance shop located in Mandan, ND, which was built in… Read more »


Fridley Civic City Hall is moving along nicely

Fridley Civic City Hall Location: Fridley, MN General Contractor: McGough Construction Architect/Engineer: BKV Group, Inc. Owner: City of Fridley Description:  Most recently, crews have been working on installation of the first floor for police, fire and city hall offices. Stair and elevator cores are going up, and mezzanines and office floor areas are taking shape… Read more »


Eagan gets some corporate expansion with White House Custom Colour

White House Custom Colour Location: Eagan, MN General Contractor: Zeman Construction Architect: Sperides Reiners Architects, Inc. Engineer: Ericksen Roed & Associates Owner: White House Custom Colour Description:  More corporate expansion coming to Eagan as White House Custom Colour builds and increases its workforce. Eagan-based photo lab White House Custom Colour has taken a big step… Read more »