Minnehaha County unveiled its new virtual courtroom


Posted September 15, 2020

Minnehaha County unveiled its new courtroom on Monday; a virtual one. When the county was building its new jail two years ago, it also designed a courtroom inside of it. As you’re about to see, it not only saves time for jail staff, but it’s also a lot safer for them. You are looking at […]

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September/October 2020 Gang Box


Posted September 4, 2020

Read the September/October 2020 Gang Box Issue. Highlights include: Goodbye Brooke Cosand, New Employees: Ron Faber and Trevor Overweg and Employee Spotlight: Al Fincher.

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Inmates moving into Minnehaha County’s new jail; Project $1 Million Under Budget


Posted September 2, 2020

Inmates started moving into Minnehaha County’s new jail over the weekend. The move is happening in phases with upgrades also taking place in the existing jail. And the facility is coming in at least $1 million under budget. Money that will be used for other improvements. “It looks like we’ll end up with enough money […]

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Henry Carlson Construction hires Project Accountant


Posted August 31, 2020

Henry Carlson Construction has hired a new Project Accountant, Trevor Overweg. Trevor is originally from Platte, SD and grew up working for his father’s residential construction business and worked in commercial construction for a few years. Most recently, he was a Project Accountant at SDSU Facilities and Services. Welcome Trevor!

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Henry Carlson Companies Hires Corporate Safety/Risk Manager


Posted August 17, 2020

Henry Carlson Companies is excited to welcome Ron Faber to our team! Ron is our new corporate safety/risk manager and brings over 40 years of experience in the safety field. Welcome Ron!

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Take a look inside the new Minnehaha County Jail


Posted August 7, 2020

The expansion of the Minnehaha County Jail is nearly complete, and county leaders are looking forward to what the improvements will mean for inmates, staff and the local criminal justice process overall.  The $48 million project came in about $1 million to 1.5 million under budget and ahead of schedule: a pleasant surprise for county leaders. That’s […]

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The Banquet’s Project: SOS


Posted August 5, 2020

Henry Carlson Construction and ASCO employees donated 750 composition and spiral notebooks to The Banquet’s Project: SOS program. Last year over 6,000 backpacks were distributed to kids in the area. This year DoorDash is assisting with backpack deliveries. For more information about the program or to donate, visit: https://thebanquetsf.org/project-sos.      

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July/August 2020 Gang Box


Posted July 17, 2020

Read the July/August 2020 Gang Box Issue. Highlights include: project updates, HCC hires new field engineer and job listings.

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3M says it’s on track with N95 production goals


Posted July 16, 2020

Henry Carlson Construction along with sister company, Kyburz-Carlson Construction, are expanding the 3M Plant in Aberdeen, SD to meet the demand for N95 masks due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 3M says it’s hit midyear goals for increasing U.S. respirator output as a new production line recently opened at one of the company’s Wisconsin factories. The […]

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Henry Carlson Construction hires new field engineer


Posted July 16, 2020

Henry Carlson Construction has hired a new field engineer, Keaton Bohnenkamp. Keaton will be working at the South Dakota State Penitentiary Jameson Annex with Superintendent Joe Turpeinen. Keaton’s parents are Todd and Jodi and he grew up in Remsen, Iowa. He has a younger brother, Parker, and a younger sister, Tessa. Keaton graduated from South […]

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