Riverwalk Condominiums

We are well underway with the foundation for the River Walk Condominiums in Northfield. It is exciting to be working on a new, freestanding building downtown Northfield...something that has not been done for some time. The site, at the west end of the pedestrian walkway, was vacant for many years. This new project will add some new l...

New House in an Existing Neighborhood

Yesterday we started demolition on a small house at 416 East Sixth Street in Northfield. This home served out its useful life, but sits on a very nice corner lot. Marshall and Carla Hansen purchased the home with the idea of building a new home on the site. Bernie Street, Project Manager at Northfield Construction Company, worked wi...

Commercial in progress

There are new galleries up for these commericial projects in progress:

  • Northfield Arts Guild Theatre
  • Berglund 4-Plex
  • ARTech Charter High School
  • Laura Baker
These are all linked from our commercial portfolio section.

More residential updates

Updated photo galleries for these residential projects in progress:

  • Kimmes
  • Robinson
  • Sommers
New galleries for:
  • Keller
  • Pokorney
These are all linked from our residential portfolio section.

Appreciation

Last Friday we were finishing up the basement excavation for Marshall and Carla Hansen's new home on Sixth Street. We ran into an old water cistern that extended below the excavation level. This required getting a load of granular material, filling the cistern hole, and compacting the material as it was installed. Just as we were st...

Ray in the Pioneer Press

Today's St. Paul Pioneer Press has an article titled, Blogging for Business by Julio Ojeda-Zapata. It features Ray, both as a and head honcho here at Northfield Construction.

Blogs

As you saw in Friday's blog posting, the St. Paul Pioneer Press did an article on blogs. Today the Minneapolis Star Tribune has an article on blogging as well. The St. Paul paper featured information on Northfield Construction Company and me. The Minneapolis paper featured other Northfield firms that are blogging. It is good that th...

Youth Baseball

One of the fun things that we at Northfield Construction Company participate in is the sponshorship of community youth activities. Northfield Construction Company has sponsored and supported youth baseball, wrestling, softball, music programs, drama and plays and all sorts of other activities over the years. It is always rewarding t...

Gallery updates

We added photos to: * The Perry house in the residential portfolio section. * The Northfield Arts Guild Theatre and the Berglund 4-Plex in the commercial portfolio.

Fourth of July

Since the Fourth of July fell on a Friday, everyone at Northfield Construction Company enjoyed a three-day weekend. It was great to be with friends and family and relax a bit. The heat and humidity last week was very hard on people working outside in the sun. All the workers at Northfield Construction Company are trained about the d...