Shingobee to Construct Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Woodbury

September 2017, by

Shingobee Builders, Inc. is pleased to announce we will be working with developer Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust for construction of the first Minnesota location of Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, at the Woodbury Lakes retail center in Woodbury, MN. Austin, Texas-based Alamo Drafthouse combines dining and drinking with the traditional movie-going experience. The nine-screen theater will feature a […]

Onigum Community Center Wall Top-Out

August 2017, by

A milestone was reached at the construction site of the Onigum Community Center in Walker, MN, on Thursday, August 3, 2017 – the top-out of the exterior walls. Shingobee is constructing the new community center for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe. The walls are being constructed with Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF), a progressive, energy-efficient […]

Shingobee Real Estate Adds Marvin Wensman as Development Manager

August 2017, by

Shingobee Real Estate Company, LLC, a business unit of Shingobee Builders, Inc., has added Marvin Wensman as Development Manager to assist the regionally acclaimed construction and development firm grow its business segments in the Midwest region of the United States. In his role as Development Manager, Marvin will be tasked with identifying opportunities for commercial […]

Shingobee selected to develop City of Carver property

May 2017, by

The Carver MN City Council unanimously selected Shingobee Real Estate Company to redevelop a former bus garage property at its May meeting. Shingobee’s proposal is for construction of a 40-60 unit senior housing facility. See our post on for more information.

Spirit Lake Nation celebrates Grand Opening of new Wellness Center

April 2017, by

Tribal members of Spirit Lake Nation held a Grand Opening and Dedication of the Glen Walking Eagle Wellness Center on Friday, April 14, 2017. Shingobee provided construction of the Wellness Center as an expansion and renovation of the existing Recreation Center, in the Crow Hill District, Fort Totten, ND. The new and renovated facilities, designed […]

Upper Midwest Convenience Store & Energy Convention

March 2017, by

Shingobee will be at the new Upper Midwest Convenience Store & Energy Convention to be held March 27-29 at St. Paul RiverCentre. We will be exhibiting on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 28-29. If you attend, stop by and visit us in Booth #631! More about the convention: Minnesota Petroleum Marketers Association and the Petroleum Marketers […]

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

March 2017, by

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. Tony was […]

Nancy Samson elected to ABC-MN/ND Board of Directors

February 2017, by

Shingobee CFO Nancy Samson has been elected to the Board of Directors of Associated Builders and Contractors Minnesota / North Dakota Chapter. New Board members were sworn in at the association’s annual Excellence in Construction Awards banquet, on January 26, 2017. Nancy has been Controller and Chief Financial Officer at Shingobee since 2005; she also […]

Jessica Besonen elected to DBIA-UMR Executive Committee

January 2017, by

Shingobee Project Manager Jessica Besonen has been elected to the Executive Committee of Design-Build Institute of America, Upper Midwest Region (DBIA-UMR), as its President. She presided over their initial breakfast meeting of the year, on January 18, which featured a presentation by the City of St. Paul and the St. Paul Port Authority. As a […]

Shingobee signs partnership with MNOSHA for Courtyard Marriott project

January 2017, by

Representatives from Shingobee Builders, CSM Corporation, and Minnesota OSHA (MNOSHA) Compliance gathered on Friday, January 6, to sign a Level 3 Cooperative Compliance Partnership for the Courtyard Marriott project in St. Louis Park, MN. Provided under an agreement between MNOSHA Compliance and the Minnesota Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (MN ABC), the partnership recognizes […]