Shingobee Completes Paradise Car Wash

July 2015, by

Shingobee Builders recently completed construction of the Paradise Car Wash and Detail Center in Maple Grove, MN, a project that was constructed under a Cooperative Compliance Partnership agreement with Minnesota Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MNOSHA). The Partnership provided for frequent safety and health site survey visits, which were conducted in a cooperative manner with […]

Mid-Summer Project Update

June 2015, by

The busy summer construction season is upon us, and Shingobee is no exception. We have several new projects that have started recently, or will start soon. Here is a quick update. In the Twin Cities Area An expansion of Sunlight Senior Living in St. Paul will add 35 new residence units and make the entire […]

Meskwaki Travel Plaza Project Complete

June 2015, by

Shingobee has completed construction of the new Meskwaki Travel Plaza for the Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa (Meskwaki Nation). The new fuel station / convenience store is located at the entrance to the Meskwaki Casino, near Tama, Iowa. Their Grand Opening and a Ribbon Cutting ceremony were held in early May. […]

Crews Top Off TERO Office Building in New Town, ND

April 2015, by

                    Shingobee Builders recently placed the final steel beams on top of a four-story office building under construction in New Town, North Dakota, for the Three Affiliated Tribes of Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara. The Three Affiliated Tribes’ Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO) will occupy the top […]

Edina Realty Office Building: Project Completed

April 2015, by

Shingobee recently completed a new office building for Edina Realty, located on Schmidt Lake Road in Plymouth, MN. Construction of the 10,000 square foot building for owner United Properties started in August 2014 and was completed in January 2015. The new one-story building is designed to accommodate nearly 100 agents and staff, with state-of-the-art technology […]

Tioga Medical Center Addition and Remodel

April 2015, by

Work has been progressing through the winter on the addition and remodel of the hospital in Tioga, North Dakota. The initial portion of the project experienced delays caused by utility service relocations, contaminated soils, and steel delivery delays. But since then, sufficient time has been made up to bring the project back on schedule. The […]

35 Years of Excellence

March 2015, by

As Shingobee celebrates 35 years in business – a look back, and looking forward When Gae Veit started her own company in 1980, she would not have dreamed of the success it would become. Starting out with providing construction-related activities like fencing and snow-plowing, she soon moved into general contracting for construction. The company’s first […]

Ecumen Transitional Care Unit and Wellness Center Expansion and Remodel Complete

February 2015, by

Construction was recently completed on the addition of a new Short-Stay Rehabilitation and Wellness Center at Ecumen Detroit Lakes. The project is a key component of what is envisioned as an innovative “one-stop aging services hub” that integrates technology, socialization, fitness, nutrition and health care to help keep seniors in rural Becker County healthier and […]

Restaurant Design Trends

January 2015, by

Every year, architecture and design trends change, for all building types. It might not be very noticeable year-to-year, but you can see major differences between restaurants built in the 90s vs buildings & build-outs that are new today. It seems as if restaurants do a lot of facelifts, trying to keep up with the restaurant […]

Shingobee Retail Project Recognized with STARR Award

December 2014, by

Shingobee was the general contractor for a Holiday Stationstore project that won a STARR Award at Minnesota Shopping Center Association’s annual Shopping Center Tribute Awards for Retail Real Estate event, held on Tuesday, December 2. The Holiday Stationstore, located near the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Terminal #2, was recognized in the New Construction: Retail under 10,000 Square Feet category. Over 345 members […]