Crews are freeing a worker trapped when a trench collapsed at a construction site in downtown Minneapolis.
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The developers strove to take a “resident-first” approach with this project and give tenants privacy and good views even though they are living only steps away from shops and restaurants on 27th Street in FranklinRead More »
Despite historic workforce shortages, it’s not always easy for new workers to break into the job market.Read More »
When the Minnesota and Wisconsin transportation departments needed an author to write the history of the venerable Stillwater Lift Bridge, Charlene Roise stood out as a the best candidate for the job.Read More »
Springs Window Fashions, a window-treatments company that has been in business since 1939, is undertaking a multi-million dollar renovation of its headquarters, which dates to 1964 and employs more than 500 people. Among other changes, the project will completely reconfigure the company’s corporate headquarters, giving it a state-of-the-art training center and an on-site fitness center.Read More »
The Minnesota Department of Transportation this week wrapped up work on the first project it has delivered using the construction manager-general contractor system: the $145.9 million Winona Bridge rehabilitation and construction project.Read More »
No matter how perfect a set of drawings may appear at the beginning of a project, the scope of the work will invariably change. The easiest and best way to deal with change, and its resulting effects on schedule and contract price, is through a change order mutually executed by an owner and a contractor.Read More »
Wheel & Sprocket’s new shop will be the first retail venture opened as part of the Ballpark Commons project in Franklin. Also at Ballpark Commons are Routine Field Baseball Stadium – where the minor league team the Milwaukee Milkmen play home games – soccer fields, apartments and senior-living residences, among other attractions.
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