November 19, 2013 in Uncategorized
Facing an increased workload like many western North Dakota counties, Stark County commissioners on Tuesday approved partnering with Forsgren Associates Inc. for the countyâs building inspection and permitting services.
Forsgren pitched itself t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
November 5, 2013 in Uncategorized
Stark County may privatize some of its building inspections because of the heavy workload.
Forsgren Associates Inc. gave its sales pitch to Stark County commissioners Tuesday at the county courthouse, and commissioners were receptive to the idea o…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
October 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Recently released building permit data compiled by the North Dakota Association of Builders shows Dickinson leading the state of North Dakota in permit valuations year-to-date through July 2013 at more than $190 million. Continue Reading
September 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO The planning committee behind North Dakota State University’s new $29.6 million academic building has settled on a site for the project despite concerns that it would encroach on a popular outdoor space for students. Continue Reading
September 12, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO – It is no secret that the Bakken region of North Dakota is a hotbed of real estate development activity. But communities throughout the Dakotas and western Minnesota are experiencing their own building booms, thanks to a variety of reasons including prosperous agriculture economies and growing populations. Included below is an overview of some of the most interesting projects taking place in the area. Continue Reading
August 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
If 2012 was the year of single-family home construction in Dickinson, 2013 is the year of commercial and public structures. Continue Reading
July 19, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle
So which is more fun: Rappelling off Palisade Head or an office building in Duluth? Continue Reading
June 28, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Sax Motor Co. spent 87 years in downtown Dickinson before building a new dealership and service center on the north side of the city this year, leaving an empty lot and several empty buildings behind. Continue Reading
April 29, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Architecture is once again taking center stage in a city founded by railroad companies, nurtured by farmers and booming because of oil.
While much of the past century’s building design in Dickinson was utilitarian and common of the prairie surrounding it. But new houses, public, industrial and commercial buildings are picking up a modern design that shows the flare of the time much like the houses built by the railroad barons in the late 1800s. Continue Reading
March 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Going international hasn’t just changed Fargo-based Legacy Steel Buildings, it’s changed the world view of its vice president. Continue Reading