October 17, 2013 - LeJeune Steel and Wisconsin Structural Steel partner with Power Construction to provide and erect the structural steel for the new Maxwell Retail Center on the South Loop's Roosevelt Road in Chicago.
October 26, 2011 - LeJeune Steel Co. has once again united with Hunzinger Construction to complete the Johnson Controls Power Solutions building expansion project in Glendale, Wis. LeJeune will add two new floors to the existing structure, built previously with LeJeune.Each new floor is about 42,500 square feet. A new 6,200-square-foot penthouse will be located on top of the new fourth floor. The existing first and second floors will require in-fill framing of the interior openings and skylights.LeJeune's sister company, Wisconsin Structural Steel Co. in Barronett, Wis., will help the expansion project seek LEED Platinum certification by fabricating 740 tons of recycled structural steel…
March 21, 2011 - Feb. 23, 11 - LeJeune Steel Co. added one of Chicago's leading independent hospitals, the Swedish Covenant, to its lengthy list of successful health care projects with Power Construction. The 238,000 square-foot hospital addition includes a state-of-the-art surgical center and medical office space. A five-level parking garage will consume the hospital's base and the next four levels of framing requires 750 tons of structural steel. Sister company, Wisconsin Structural Steel, will fabricate steel for the penthouse, cooling tower and sky bridge, which connects to the existing hospital. Typical framing will consist of 62-foot purlins with copes and cambers. LeJeune…
March 08, 2011 - LeJeune Steel Co. unites with Ryan Cos. to build the
Mercy Medical Hall-Perrine Cancer Center.
The center will provide advanced cancer services and
is expected to become the largest cancer healing
environment in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
May 27, 2010 - LeJeune returns to the College of DuPage campus
for its third project. The college plans to build
a 60,000-square-feet, three-story Culinary and
The building may become the first LEED certified
Culinary and Hospitality Center in the United States.
March 16, 2010 - LeJeune ranks as one of the
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s
Top 25 Target Field Subcontractors.
The project is also the March 2010 cover story
for Engineering News-Record (ENR).
August 14, 2006 - LeJeune's ability to commit to an aggressive 16-week schedule was key to securing the job. This office building stands 8 stories tall in the new, Medtronic Cardiac Rhythm Management facility expansion in Mounds View, Minnesota. The Mounds View facility marks the second major expansion project in the past five years for Medtronic. The LeJeune fabricated and built 460,000 square foot Corporate World Headquarters opened in Fridley in 2001.Project TeamCM: OpusArchitect& Engineer: Opus GroupSteel Erector: Sowles Co.This new Opus, Design-Build campus consists of multiple phases. The total plan is for 1.5-million-square-feet of office and light manufacturing. Once completed in 2007, over…
March 06, 2006 - LeJeune Steel Company was successful in its bid for the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) South Campus Development project. The project consists of two distinct components.The Residence Halls are a 4 building assembly of residential towers on the southern half of the site.The buildings parallel assemblies of a 3,000 seat Convention Center, 150 seat Event Center, and academic building on the northern half of the site.The 750-room towers will primarily be a concrete structure. LeJeune will have approximately 1,300 tons of steel to fabricate for these five buildings.General Contractor: Power ConstructionArchitect: HOKStructural Engineer: Thornton TomasettiOwner: University of Illinois at…
February 13, 2006 - LeJeune Steel Company was selected as the structural steel fabricator and steel erector for the new Sears Centre arena, an 11,000-seat multi-purpose family entertainment, cultural and sports center.The general contractor, Ryan Companies US, Inc. is responsible for the design and construction management of the new 62 million dollar arena which broke ground in late June 2005 and is scheduled to open October 2006.Located in Hoffman Estates, a suburb of Chicago, IL., the Sears Centre will host more than 135 events each year and attract more than 750,000 visitors annually. It will be a significant boom to the area.The Sears Centre…
July 05, 2005 - LeJeune Steel Company was selected to do the steel fabrication and erection for the new Ikea store in Bloomington, Minnesota. Ikea is located next to the Mall of America (another LeJeune treasure). Ikea is an ultra-hip Swedish home furnishing store and a good place to shop if you are on a tight budget. They are able to keep their prices low because they are a self-service or self choice furniture store. The general contractor, Pepper Construction, choose LeJeune because the job had to be completed in record time. 3,600 tons of steel had to be fabricated and erected in just…