Come back frequently for news, events, and thoughts about H+U and the Construction Industry.
hu construction Construction Management employees buy wenck

Wenck employees acquire contractor division, rebrand it as Hoffmann + Uhlhorn Construction, Inc. (H+U Construction)

In their six years working for Wenck Construction Inc., Andrew Hoffmann and Joe Uhlhorn often thought about leaving to start their own construction firm. So when Maple Plain-based parent company, Wenck Associates Inc., announced last October that it was considering selling the construction division, the two pounced on the opportunity. In March, Hoffmann, formerly vice president of preconstruction, and Uhlhorn, a controller, acquired the division. Their new company, Hoffmann-Uhlhorn Construction Co., has 28 employees, but the partners have big plans for its future.

Read More »
HU Construction Riverfront WaterWorks

Crews unearth riverfront history as part of Water Works project in Minneapolis

Now, an overhaul of the riverfront will recognize the history of both the city’s milling district and its indigenous people. Crews unearth riverfront history as part of Water Works project in Mpls. Posing with golden shovels in front of the recently unearthed mill ruins, city officials Wednesday celebrated the groundbreaking of Water Works, a $20 million redevelopment just west of the Stone Arch Bridge. The long-awaited project will bring new public features to the riverfront, including a two-story pavilion, a plaza and a restaurant serving native dishes.

Read More »

H+U Construction 6th Annual Plane Pull

We’re fundraising for the 2019 Plane Pull! Please join us in pulling together to support Special Olympics Minnesota and a truly awesome cause. Let’s dig deep + pull through –

Read More »

Latest News: