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RJM Construction to renovate/expand facility for Beacon Academy

MINNEAPOLIS (August 31, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been selected by Beacon Academy, a K-8 Charter School, to remodel a vacant parochial school as their new permanent home. RJM will also build a 16,000 square-foot addition to the facility to accommodate the growing charter school’s needs. Beacon Academy will be moving from their […]

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RJM Construction hires Tim Ryan

MINNEAPOLIS (August 31, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has hired Tim Ryan as a senior project manager. During his 20 years in the industry, Tim has managed a variety of projects for California-based general contractor Vance Brown. His experience includes public and private schools, collegiate facilities, office buildings, athletic facilities, parking structures […]

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RJM Construction names Barickman and Vargo market leaders

MINNEAPOLIS (July 11, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has recently named two vice presidents as market specialty leaders. Brad Barickman will lead RJM’s community market, specializing in recreational facilities, municipal buildings and charter schools. His experience delivering construction management contracts will be an asset to the market. Barickman has completed a variety […]

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MSP Commercial hires RJM to build Isanti Medical Center

MINNEAPOLIS (June 30, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, was selected by MSP Commercial to build their new 17,000 sq.-ft. medical center in Isanti, Minn. Construction began last month, and is scheduled to be complete in October. Located at the intersection of Highway 65 and Heritage Boulevard, the single-story medical office building will […]

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Safety efforts at RJM Construction receive recognition

MINNEAPOLIS (June 20, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has recently received three notable industry awards in recognition of their safety program. The Minnesota Laborers – Employers Cooperation & Education Trust (LECET) recognized RJM, along with 35 other organizations, with their safety Award of Excellence. Areas for evaluation included improving documentation, making safety […]

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RJM breaking ground on Hastings YMCA expansion

MINNEAPOLIS (May 23, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been selected by the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities to build a 15,800 square-foot expansion for the Hastings YMCA. Stated in a press release issued by the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities, “The Hastings Y will advance the work it began […]

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RJM to build out space for Caribou Technologies

MINNEAPOLIS (April 8, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been selected by Caribou Technologies to build out 50,000 square-feet within Blaine Preserve Business Park in Blaine, Minn. The medical device manufacturer is in the process of relocating its headquarters and another operation from Ham Lake. Founded in 2005, Caribou Technologies has experienced […]

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RJM Construction to build Ice Arena for City of Shakopee

MINNEAPOLIS (March 21, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been selected by the City of Shakopee to oversee construction of a new two-sheet ice arena. The project is an extension to the Shakopee Community Center and will include a remodel of the existing recreational facility. A groundbreaking ceremony is planned on April […]

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St. Louis Park to build outdoor recreational facility

MINNEAPOLIS (March 16, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been selected by the City of St. Louis Park to oversee construction of a new multi-use outdoor recreational facility on the campus of The Rec Center. Located at 3700 Monterey Drive in St. Louis Park, the project includes an NHL-sized refrigerated outdoor ice […]

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MSP Commercial hires RJM Construction for Eagan Project

MINNEAPOLIS (January 19, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been selected by MSP Commercial to build their new 90,000 sq.-ft. medical center in Eagan. RJM Construction has also been selected by Summit Orthopedics for the interior construction of the clinic and surgery center. The three-story building with underground parking will be constructed […]

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Construction underway for Athlos Academy in St. Cloud

MINNEAPOLIS (January 11, 2016) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, is constructing a new 87,000 sq.-ft. charter school in St. Cloud for Athlos Academies. Located on a 13-acre site on the south side of St. Cloud, the school will initially serve 800 students in grades K-6. Once fully enrolled, the school will serve 1,200 […]

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Children’s Learning Adventure project underway

MINNEAPOLIS (November 19, 2015) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, broke ground last month on a unique 33,000 square-foot child care center. Located near the intersection of Interstate 494 and Bass Lake Road in Maple Grove, this will be Children’s Learning Adventure’s first facility in the Twin Cities. Based in Arizona, Children’s Learning Adventure […]

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RJM Construction hires Kobeska as vice president

MINNEAPOLIS (October 20, 2015) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has hired healthcare construction specialist Eric Kobeska as vice president. In his new role, Kobeska will oversee pre-construction, project management, estimating, schedule management and the development of team relationships; he will focus on RJM’s continually growing healthcare business, with a concentration on medical office […]

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RJM Construction building Twin Cities Academy

MINNEAPOLIS (September 23, 2015) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has broken ground on a new 61,000 sq.-ft. charter school for Twin Cities Academy. When completed in July of 2016, the facility will serve students in grades 6-12 for the nationally ranked charter school. Located at 690 Birmingham Street in St. Paul, the site […]

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RJM Construction to build Miracle Field in Eden Prairie

MINNEAPOLIS (August 3, 2015) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been selected by the City of Eden Prairie to build a new baseball field for physically challenged players. The project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 10. Located at 15219 Pioneer Trail in Eden Prairie, the field will feature a cushioned rubberized […]

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RJM Construction breaks ground on new Forest Lake YMCA

MINNEAPOLIS (July 31, 2015) — The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities celebrated breaking ground for its new facility in Forest Lake on Tuesday, July 28. RJM Construction was selected by the YMCA as the construction manager on the 53,000 square-foot project earlier this year. City of Forest Lake Mayor Stev Stegner along with other […]

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RJM Construction receives special recognition in work site safety

MINNEAPOLIS (July 13, 2015) — RJM Construction has been recognized by the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry and AGC of Minnesota as a Construction Health and Safety Excellence (CHASE) partner. The CHASE partnership charter acknowledges the importance of providing a safe, healthful work environment in construction and seeks a working relationship that creates mutual trust and […]

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Catamount Constructors Acquires RJM Construction’s Denver Division

DENVER (June 29, 2015) — RJM Construction has entered into an agreement to sell its Denver division to Catamount Constructors, Inc. Catamount is a national ENR Top Contractor general contractor headquartered in Lakewood, Colorado and with operations in San Antonio, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia. “Catamount and RJM operate with similar philosophies. Both companies are committed […]

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RJM Construction named 2015 100 Best Companies to Work For by Minnesota Business Magazine

Minnesota Business Magazine recently released the 2015 list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in the state. Earlier this year, an independent research firm distributed an online employee satisfaction survey. The survey determined which companies in Minnesota excel in the areas of work environment, employee benefits, and overall employee happiness. Following survey completion, […]

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RJM Construction founders complete buyout from NorthMarq Companies

MINNEAPOLIS (April 8, 2015) — RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor, has been purchased by its founders, Bob Jossart and Joe Maddy, from NorthMarq Companies, the real estate services holding company owned by the Pohlad family. The sale was announced today; terms were not disclosed. RJM Construction was founded in 1997 by construction veterans Jossart […]

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