Marcus Construction Blog
A Journey of Growth and Transformation
Marcus Construction moved our corporate office to Willmar, MN from Prinsburg, MN in February of 2011. Our building was formerly UBC Lumber and was significantly larger than our humble beginnings. There was a main office area but there were several large storage areas that we kept behind closed doors for years. Company growth trickled...
A Case Study with Mark Stutsman
Eldon C. Stutsman, Inc. and Marcus Construction were a great fit to partner on Stutsman's new dry fertilizer storage shed. As Eastern Iowa's largest supplier of agricultural products, retail, and wholesale, Stutsman had a need for improving their storage solution at their Hills, IA location. During their research, they found Marcus Construction, and a...
A 50+ Year Relationship at its Finest.
It was late in 2022 as we wrapped up West Central Steel’s office expansion that we thought, what a milestone and timing to be finishing another project for this phenomenal customer of ours. We wanted to do something special and have some time while we are still blessed to have two of the...
Get More Years Out of Your Dry Fertilizer Storage Building
Well known in the construction arena for dry fertilizer storage buildings and liquid chemical warehouses, Marcus Construction has become the name that agribusiness leaders call when they have an aged dry fertilizer storage building that needs improvements. While we all like new, shiny things, there are multiple reasons building improvements...
re-tire-ment noun: The action or fact of leaving one’s job and ceasing to work
When I think of retirement, I don’t think of ceasing to work – rather beginning a different type of work.
I started out in the agricultural industry with Ranco Fertiservice, Inc. in March of 1982. I knew nothing about fertilizer other than I used it on my...
A pair of third-generation owners will carry on the family business.
Marcus Construction of Willmar, MN announces additions in ownership by welcoming a pair of third-generation owners.
For over 65 years Marcus Construction has been a family-owned construction manager and general contractor. Earning our reputation across the country as a well-respected, premier builder and leader with our design-build services for commercial,...
Constructing Homes for Quality & Active Senior Living
As senior housing communities and care facilities continue to evolve and expand around the country and within our communities, we have been honored to be part of several of these projects. These facilities are special in many ways. While we are a commercial general contractor building senior living facilities, we are also...
Expanded Design Services for Liquid Fertilizer Storage and Chemical & Seed Warehouses
Marcus Construction, announces the exclusive relationship with Steve Swift as a Project Adviser focused on the design of liquid fertilizer storage and chemical & seed warehouses. After spending the past 30 years with Kahler Automation, Steve brings substantial knowledge to the Marcus Construction team and will provide an incredible...
Versatile Chemical Warehouse for all Agronomy Business Functions
Marcus Construction’s design-build liquid chemical warehouses are ideal for both bulk and packaged chemicals as well as seed storage and seed treating. Our pre-engineered metal buildings are a great solution to easily customize your liquid chemical and seed warehouse layout for a variety of options including separate storage areas for bulk seed,...
A Fond Farewell from Randy Wright
All of us that have worked in the Ag Industry for a lifetime know just how great this industry is and just how difficult it is to think about leaving it. Well, that is exactly what I have been toiling with since I made my announcement to retire back in December 2021.
It scared me...