Historic machine shop is a historic, private event venue at the heart of St. Anthony in Minneapolis. The building was cautiously restored to keep the original 1916 architecture intact, while constructing modern luxurious features into its space. Minnesota Concrete Specialties saw cut and removed structural openings for stairwells and trenches and also poured sidewalks and the interior floor. This job took a steady loving hand.
After a quarter-century of effort by city development officials, all buildings in the Grain Belt complex in northeast Minneapolis are now redeveloped and occupied. We removed and replaced deteriorated sidewalks.
At the Historic Federal Building, we in-filled structural openings and poured a topping coat on the 2nd and 3rd floors.
North Star Lofts is home to a former textile mill. North Star Lofts features one of the most prominent landmarks of our city’s landscape—the historic North Star Blanket sign. For North Star Lofts, Minnesota Concrete Specialties saw cut elevator shafts and window openings for renovation of luxury condominiums.
Minnesota Concrete Specialties poured concrete in the 7-acre amusement park Nickelodeon, Caribou Coffee, Paper Source and many other retailers in the Mall. We are a preferred subcontractor for the Mall of America.
Canadian Pacific Building is a 383-ft tall skyscraper. It is the first major post-World War II skyscraper built in Minneapolis. Minnesota Concrete Specialties in-filled floors after escalators were removed to create more office space.
We worked hand-in-hand with the Lifetime Construction team to assist in the remodeling of their luxury health clubs from the demolition of bathrooms, locker rooms and racquetball courts to pouring sidewalks and pool decks. Work had to be performed under a strict timeline to limit down time to their guests.
Minnesota Concrete Specialties poured new sidewalks and a showroom floor for Toyota’s impressive vehicles to be showcased on.
LDI is a family of companies specializing in corrugated fiberboard, office furnishings and packaging. We were hired to pour truck dolly pads, equipment pads and to build a block wall for new interior office space.
Creative Apparel creates customized apparel for souvenir, private label, collegiate and professional sports. We were contracted to saw cut, demo and pour (16) loading dock leveler pits.
Dakota Supply is a wholesale supplier. We poured aprons, sidewalks and ramps, saw cut precast for new door openings and installed bollards and handrails.
Specialty Manufacturing specializes in metal and plastic valves. We poured a 2’ thick 21,000 square foot equipment pad. Work was performed during off hours under a tight deadline.
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities is a public research university. Minnesota Concrete Specialties dug the footings and erected columns for a new monument sign.
Lionsgate Academy is a Minnesota public charter school serving grades 7-12. We excavated and poured interior footings and sidewalks.
The Emerson Spanish Immersion Learning Center is a two-way language immersion program for native English and native Spanish speaking students serving student Pre-K – 5th grade. We saw cut exterior openings for new windows and in-filled stair openings to create space for more classrooms.
Minnesota Concrete Specialties poured main entry steps, walks and bench pads at the High School and Peter Hobart elementary.
Metro Transit is the primary public transportation operator in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul area. We repaired concrete along the Green Line.
At the Edina City Hall we core drilled sidewalks for signage.
We were contracted to saw cut and remove sidewalks and center islands and replace with colored concrete.
The City of Plymouth hired us to saw cut and replace concrete aprons at the Carlson Center.