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 […]

Shingobee Recognized as Construction Company of the Year by ABC MN/ND Chapter

November 2014, by

At its Annual Meeting on November 20, 2014, the MN/ND Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors recognized Shingobee Builders as their Construction Company of the Year. The award recognizes the outstanding efforts of the member company who contributed the most to ABC and Merit Shop over the past year. In presenting the award, ABC Business Development […]

Shingobee Completes Bonefish Grill Restaurant in Shops at West End

November 2014, by

Shingobee Builders has completed construction of the first Minnesota location of Bonefish Grill in The Shops at West End (St. Louis Park, MN). This is Shingobee’s second restaurant project in the premier shopping/dining area, owned by developer Duke Realty.                 The restaurant opened to the public on Monday, […]

See us at the AIA Minnesota Convention

November 2014, by

Shingobee will be in attendance at the AIA Minnesota Convention & Product Exposition next week.  The convention runs from the 11th through the 14th at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Exhibit Hall A. The event will attract over 2,000 attendees, and feature more than 200 exhibiting companies and over 50 seminars! To see Shingobee, visit […]

Bonefish Grill Now Open: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

November 2014, by

Congratulations to everyone at Bonefish Grill in St. Louis Park! The new restaurant, located in the Shops at West End, celebrated their opening yesterday afternoon (November 3). Completed by Shingobee Builders, the new restaurant is the first Bonefish Grill location in Minnesota. Here are some pictures from the ribbon cutting! Check back to our blog […]

Clockwork Active Media Interior Buildout Project Progress

October 2014, by

The unique renovation project we mentioned in a previous post is progressing! This interior buildout Shingobee is currently working on for Clockwork Active Media is made unique by the interesting industrial building it’s in. The building, built in the 1920s to be a sheet metal fabricating shop, has some fantastic features that we’re working with, […]

Come see us at the MNCAR Expo!

October 2014, by

Shingobee will be at the upcoming MNCAR Commercial Real Estate Expo on Wednesday, October 29th at The Depot in downtown Minneapolis. The featured program will be a presentation by Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie on the potential impact of having the World’s Fair here in Minnesota in 2023. At the Expo, Shingobee will be one of about […]