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Carver Elementary

Location: Maplewood, MN Contractor: Adolfson & Peterson Construction Inc. Architect: LHB Engineer: Sandman Structural Engineers Owner: ISD 622 N St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Public Schools Carver Elementary School was originally built in 1958, Wells is currently working on the addition and renovation for the most recent update of the Pre-K – 12 facility. The current project will… Read more »

Coborn’s Marketplace

Location: Otsego, MN Contractor/Architect: Rice Companies Engineer: Larson Engineering Owner: Coborn’s Inc. For nearly a century, Coborn’s Inc. has had its roots in the St. Cloud area, but over the years the employee-owned grocery company has expanded into the western suburbs of the Twin Cities for the first phase of an 18.04-acre retail and apartment… Read more »

Lightweight Wall Panels Progress and Case Study

Wells’ Products Development Team continues to travel around the country providing education on our latest integrated enclosure system. Interest in these new products is growing in the A/E/C market, just in the last six months, our team has provided weekly presentations on the benefits and features of these integrated enclosure systems. Our most recent lightweight… Read more »

NEW Light Weight Wall Panels

The aim of our precast research and development efforts at Wells is to continue to find innovative ways to provide more value to our clients.  With this in mind, we would like to introduce to you our newest precast product line; an integrated enclosure light weight wall system. This unique precast concrete enclosure wall system… Read more »

United South Central – Wells, MN

Location: Wells, MN General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. Architect: SGN/Wendel Engineer: ULS Engineers Owner: USC Public School District ISD 2134 Description:  A new United South Central School in Wells, Minn., just west of Albert Lea was completed in September 2014. The 155,000-square-foot pre K-12 school replaces the former school, portions of which were originally built… Read more »

Erik Ramstad Middle School – Minot, ND

Location: Minot, ND General Contractor: Kraus-Anderson Construction Co. Architect: Anderson, Wade & Whitty Owner: Minot Public Schools Description:  The Erik Ramstad Middle School was a high priority project to get student services back to normal levels after the devastating floods of 2011. The 128,000 sq. foot project received support funding from recovery partners including the… Read more »

Hawkins Chemical – Rosemount, MN

Location: Rosemount, MN General Contractor: Knutson Services, Inc. Architect: Paul Meyer Architects, Inc. Structural Engineer: Paul Meyer Architects, Inc. Description: Hawkins, Inc. is a local chemical distribution company which brings in raw, high–strength chemicals from national manufacturers and combines and/or dilutes them to be used for various industrial uses. The new Hawkins Rosemount Warehouse is… Read more »