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Shingobee Earns Top National Awards for Four Winds School Construction

Shingobee Builders has been honored by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) as an Eagle Winner, the highest award in ABC’s National Excellence in Construction Awards competition, for our work on Four Winds Alternative & Career Technology Education High School in Fort Totten, North Dakota.

 

The project also received a special recognition, a Greener Tomorrow Award, for its utilization of sustainability best practices. Shingobee Vice President Tony Godlewski and Superintendent Eric George received the awards March 27, 2019, during the 29th annual Excellence in Construction Awards celebration in Long Beach, California.

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It's Women in Construction Week

Women are a growing part of this industry, and Shingobee has a long history of women holding important roles, starting with its founding in 1980 by Gae Veit, a Native American woman who retired in 2007. In 2018, the company returned to its roots as a woman-led construction company when industry veteran and 14-year employee Nancy Samson became its new owner, president, and CEO.

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Shingobee CEO Nancy Samson Speaks on Construction Workforce

Last week, Shingobee CEO Nancy Samson had the opportunity to join a panel at an event hosted by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

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Shingobee Attends the Annual Credit Union Network Annual Conference

Shingobee Builders is pleased to announce we will be attending the Minnesota Credit Union Network Annual Conference again this year. The event will be held April 4th through April 6th, 2018, at the Radisson Blu Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota. Attendees include hundreds of exhibitors, credit union professionals, and CEOs as the event offers opportunity for growth and development in the financial market.

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Leech Lake Band Celebrates Grand Opening of Onigum Community Center

Tribal members of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe held a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for the new Onigum Community Center on Saturday, February 10, 2018. Shingobee provided construction of the new community center, located in the Onigum community near Walker, MN, in the southern section of the Leech Lake Reservation.

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Shingobee featured in Finance & Commerce article – Contractors navigate special issues at senior housing facilities

Shingobee Vice President Tony Godlewski was one of several interviewees quoted in a recent article by Dan Heilman for the Finance & Commerce publication. The article discussed the many challenges contractors face when providing renovations or expansions in existing facilities, and the extra planning and consideration required when those are senior housing facilities.

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Construction begins for two Prestige Preschools

Shingobee has started construction of two new facilities for Prestige Preschool Academy, one in Maple Grove, and one in Minnetonka, MN. Update: Another Prestige Preschool location has been approved, in Eagan, MN. It was recently featured as a “Hot Property” in the StarTribune. Construction is planned to start in October.

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Minnesota companies continue to benefit from North Dakota oil

With the recent drop in oil prices, the word is out that production is slowing in the Bakken region of North Dakota. “Slowing” is a relative term in North Dakota – business activity has become a more normal level, but has by no means slowed to a stop. INFORUM.com recently provided a news story.

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Shingobee’s Thrifty White Pharmacy Projects in the News

Shingobee has built or has under construction several new buildings for Thrifty White Pharmacy in Minnesota and Iowa this year. They have caught the attention of the news media with a couple of recent news stories.

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Shingobee Makes #18 on List of Top 25 Metro-Area General Contractors

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal has ranked Shingobee 18th on their list of metro-area general contractors. The list, published on May 9th, ranks contractors in the area by revenue. To see the full list, you must have a subscription to the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. 

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