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Aug 10, 2017, 17:30 ET Mortenson to Make History with MidAmerican Energy

Mortenson Construction is excited to continue its relationship with MidAmerican Energy Company by building its 13th wind farm for the utility....


Jun 17, 2016, 12:08 ET Game Time: U.S. Bank Stadium Construction Complete

 Construction of U.S. Bank Stadium is Substantially Complete and the building is ready for business. Finished six weeks ahead of schedule, the...


Apr 27, 2016, 15:06 ET Mortenson Expands Operations in Washington, D.C.

 Mortenson Construction announced today it has expanded its operations in the Washington, D.C. area with the addition of a new office in...


Feb 04, 2016, 07:05 ET Non-Residential Construction Costs Forecast to Increase with Robust Activity and Employment

Mortenson Construction today released its quarterly Construction Cost Index report for Minneapolis – St. Paul along with five other...


Dec 09, 2015, 12:36 ET Minnesota United FC Selects Mortenson Construction to Build Soccer Stadium in St. Paul

 Minnesota United FC today announced it has selected Mortenson Construction, a leading builder of sports facilities in the U.S., as the...


Feb 18, 2014, 09:00 ET Nine out of 10 Healthcare Providers Say the Affordable Care Act will be a "Step Forward"

 Nine out of 10 healthcare providers say the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will be a "step forward" in addressing long-term health issues in the...


Aug 28, 2013, 15:30 ET West Side Stadium Expansion Project at K-State's Bill Snyder Family Stadium is Complete and Ready for Opening Day

Mortenson Construction, a leading builder of sports facilities in the U.S., and joint-venture partner GE Johnson Construction, a...


Aug 16, 2013, 15:30 ET Mortenson Construction Receives Top U.S. Small Business Award

 Mortenson Construction today announced it has received the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 2013 Region V Dwight D. Eisenhower...


Jun 17, 2013, 16:24 ET Mortenson Construction Named a 2013 Minnesota Top Workplace

Mortenson Construction today announced that it has been named one of the Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota based on an employee-based survey project...


Feb 01, 2013, 20:14 ET Mortenson Construction Named a 2013 National Top Workplace

 Mortenson Construction today announced that it has been named one of America's Top Workplaces by WorkplaceDynamics. Mortenson is one of the...


Dec 14, 2012, 11:58 ET Mortenson Construction Redefines the Building Experience with ProjectConnect®

 Mortenson Construction, a U.S.-based contractor and a leader in integrated project delivery, today announced ProjectConnect®, an...


Nov 15, 2012, 12:17 ET Mortenson Construction Wins Innovation Award for Virtual Design Construction Technology

 Minneapolis-based, Mortenson Construction (Mortenson) today announced that Sera Maloney, PE, of Mortenson Renewable Energy...


Oct 31, 2012, 14:39 ET Mortenson Construction Celebrates 30 Years in the Pacific Northwest

 Mortenson Construction is proud to celebrate its 30th year in business in the Pacific Northwest. The company's Seattle office, which...


Oct 23, 2012, 17:49 ET Mortenson Construction Opens Office in Portland, Oregon

Celebrating 30 years in the Pacific Northwest, Mortenson Construction announced today that the company has opened a new office in Portland, Oregon....


Sep 27, 2012, 09:00 ET Advances in Wastewater Treatment Spur Growth of Renewable Energy Market

The Chambers Creek Regional Wastewater Facility in Pierce County, Wash. represents an emerging trend in the renewable energy market: transforming...


Sep 14, 2012, 12:13 ET New Montana Federal Courthouse Sets Benchmark For Design And Construction Delivery

 The new federal courthouse in Billings, Montana is open for business after only 27 months of design and construction. According to the U.S....


Sep 06, 2012, 11:34 ET Mortenson Construction Retrofits Chicago High-Rise To Accommodate State-of-the-Art CyberKnife Cancer Institute of Chicago

 Mortenson Construction has completed a state-of-the-art medical facility for Chicago CK Enterprises, LLC, with tenants that will include the...


Jun 26, 2012, 10:00 ET Chicago's Historic Union Station Is Better Than Ever

 Mortenson Construction has brought the Great Hall at Union Station and its attached 8-story office building into the 21st century while...


May 22, 2012, 15:02 ET New Hospitals Invest In State-of-the-Art Data Centers To Manage Rapid Growth in Patient Information

Silver Cross Hospital's recently opened data center puts it at the forefront of an emerging healthcare trend: Combining construction of new...


Feb 06, 2012, 17:17 ET Data Center Construction Boom Driven by Healthcare and Technology

Despite a weakened economy, data center industry experts predict strong continued growth and construction activity for the foreseeable future...


Jan 30, 2012, 16:06 ET Mortenson Construction Research Identifies Healthcare Industry and Facility Design Trends

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. healthcare institutions face numerous challenges today, including declining reimbursements,...


Jan 11, 2012, 16:14 ET Mortenson Construction Releases U.S. Solar Industry Market Study

Mortenson Construction today released a new study on the current state of the utility-scale solar industry and the outlook for the future. The...


Oct 14, 2011, 14:39 ET Mortenson Construction: Research Identifies Higher Education Industry and Facilities Trends

Mortenson Construction today released findings from its "Higher Education Industry and Facilities Trends" study.  The study incorporates...


Aug 31, 2011, 11:02 ET Siemens Energy, Mortenson Construction and MidAmerican Energy Complete New Wind Turbine Project Near Pomeroy, Iowa

Siemens Energy, Inc., Mortenson Construction, and MidAmerican Energy Company recently completed the expansion of MidAmerican Energy's wind project...


May 24, 2011, 14:57 ET Mortenson Construction: Commitment to Safety Results in One Million Injury-Free Work Hours

Mortenson Construction today announced it has completed one million work hours without a job-related illness or injury. The company credits the...