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Production and erection is complete on the St. Cloud Tech High School with more than 100,000 sq. ft. of precast concrete

St. Cloud Tech High School Location: St. Cloud, MN General Contractor: ICS Consulting, Inc. Architect: Cuningham Group Architecture & IIW Minnesota Engineer: Clark Engineering Owner: St. Cloud Area School District ISD #742 Description:  Construction is well underway on the new 324,000-square-foot St. Cloud Tech High School. The facility, set to open in the fall of… Read more »


Whey Dryer erection week 12 demonstrates innovative precast concrete driven solutions from the inside out

Agropur Whey Dryer / Expansion Location: Lake Norden, SD General Contractor: Miron Construction Co., Inc. Architect: E. A. Bonelli + Associates, Inc. Engineer: ISG Owner: Agropur Description:  Agropur to triple capacity of Lake Norden cheese plant as one of South Dakota’s largest dairy plants, they will be capable to producing three times as much cheese… Read more »


The new District 1 Community Center in Black River Falls, WI looks amazing with more than 65,000 square feet of precast concrete.

District 1 Community Center Location: Black Forest Falls, WI General Contractor: Miron Construction Co., Inc. Architect/Engineer: ISG Owner: Ho-Chunk Indian Nation Description:  The new 60,000 square feet, $15 million District 1 Community Center in Black River Falls, WI looks amazing with more than 65,000 square feet of precast concrete. The new District 1 Community Center… Read more »


Unity High School’s renovation and addition looks amazing with 177 pieces of precast concrete

Unity High School Location: Balsam Lake, WI General Contractor: Kraus Anderson Architect: DSGW Engineer: Northland Consulting Engineers Owner: Unity School District Description:  Unity School’s $17.5 million, 36,000 square foot addition and renovation is now home to a new 650-seat auditorium, a two-station gymnasium and fitness center. Renovations include work done on the science and STEM… Read more »


Construction is underway on the new St. Cloud Tech High School with 233 pieces of precast concrete

St. Cloud Tech High School Location: St. Cloud, MN General Contractor: ICS Consulting, Inc. Architect: Cuningham Group Architecture & IIW Minnesota Engineer: Clark Engineering Owner: St. Cloud Area School District ISD #742 Description:  Construction is underway in the St. Cloud Area School District for the new 324,000-square-foot St. Cloud Tech High School. The facility, set… Read more »


Downtown Rochester is getting a face lift with some new urban design

Rochester Ramp Location: Rochester, MN General Contractor: Kraus Anderson Architect/Engineer: Collaborative Design Group Owner: City of Rochester Description:  A moderately busy downtown block in Rochester, MN will get narrower as a result of a new $20 million, six stories high, parking ramp that’s being built. The ramp design features urban design standards that conform to… Read more »


The Orono Public Schools’ indoor activity center is scheduled to be completed by December 2018.

Orono High School Activity Center  Location: Long Lake, MN General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. Architect: Wold Architects & Engineers Engineer: BKBM Engineers, Inc. Owner: Orono Public Schools ISD #278 Description:  The Orono Public Schools’ indoor activity center is scheduled to be completed by December 2018.  Plans for the new center include an elevated nine-foot-wide walking… Read more »


With more than 200,000 square feet of precast concrete, the Rosedale Ramp is almost ready

Rosedale Ramp Phase I and II Location: Roseville, MN General Contractor: VCC Architect: Callison RTKL Engineer: Kimley-Horn Owner: Jones Lang LaSalle Description:  Rosedale Center, located in Roseville, Minnesota, is a regional powerhouse shopping destination with three anchor tenants, and soon to be a fourth. The center was originally built in 1969, and recently embarked on… Read more »


Sophomores are getting more living space with NDSU’s new Residence Hall

NDSU Residence Hall Location: Fargo, ND General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. Architect: Zerr Berg Architects Engineer: Heyer Engineering, PC Owner: North Dakota State University Description:  Future North Dakota State University sophomores will have more living space on campus thanks to a $39.5 million construction project underway on campus for the Catherine Cater Hall. The six-story,… Read more »


The new Le Sueur County justice center will enable the county to more securely transport inmates

Le Sueur County LEC Location: Le Center, MN General Contractor: Adolfson & Peterson Construction Inc. Architect/Engineer: BKV Group, Inc. Owner: Le Sueur County Description:  Le Sueur County is constructing a new $23 million justice center that will enable the county to more securely transport inmates from their cells to the courthouse — and meet state… Read more »


Construction for the new Hiawatha Academy High School is in full swing

Hiawatha Academy Location: Minneapolis, MN General Contractor: Schreiber Mullaney Construction Architect: U + B Architecture and Design, Inc. Engineer: Bunker and Assoc, LLC. Owner: Hiawatha Academies Description:  Hiawatha Academies, a network of charter schools in South Minneapolis, new construction project is in full swing on a new high school at the site of the former… Read more »


A 360-stall parking ramp for North Loop moves ahead with 673 pieces of precast concrete

North Loop Ramp Location: Minneapolis, MN General Contractor: Synergy Builders Architect: UrbanWorks Architecture Engineer: Mattson MacDonald Young Owner: Schafer Richardson Description:  A six-level, 360-stall parking ramp in the North Loop is currently being built and is one of the largest parking structures built recently for the neighborhood. Besides parking stalls, the project also would have… Read more »