Carl A. Nelson & Company News

Monthly Photo Contest Winners: March 2019

Monthly Photo Contest Winners: March 2019

Submitted by: Steve Jones, Project Superintendent – 30 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description: First Floor Concrete Pour for Confidential Client in SE Iowa.


Monthly Photo Contest Winners: January 2019
Submitted by: Jim Quickstad, Sr. Project Manager – 37 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description: Construction Craftsman, Andrew Quam prepares a bridge support beam at Grain Processing Corporation in Muscatine, Iowa.
2018 Community Impact Award
The Carl A. Nelson & Company Foundation was recognized by the Greater Burlington Partnership and awarded the 2018 Community Impact Award! Learn More
2018 Best Renovation to a Facility
The New Burlington Police Headquarters project was recognized by the Greater Burlington Partnership and received the award for 2018 Best Renovation to a Facility. Carl A. Nelson & Company is proud to have been your Construction Manager! Learn More
Monthly Photo Contest Winners: November 2018
Submitted by:
Ellen McCulley, Architect – 6 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Superintendent Corey Mumme is shown stripping the forms off the entrance canopy at The TURF in Burlington, Iowa.
Monthly Photo Contest Winners: October 2018
Submitted by:
Mike Hall, Superintendent – 33 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Craftsmen Joe Byrd and Eric Beckman are shown detailing a bin tower at Grain Processing Corporation in Muscatine, IA.
Monthly Photo Contest Winners: September 2018
Submitted by:
Larry Lindhart, Systems Building Manager – 34 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Helical Piers are installed at The TURF in Burlington, IA as Brayden Beck, Ethan Whitt, Noah Samuel, and Corey Mumme observe.
Monthly Photo Contest Winners: May 2018
Submitted by:
Jeff Ketels, Field Engineer – 1 Year with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Beginning of 1,200 cubic yard concrete pour for Bin Pile Cap at Grain Processing Corporation in Muscatine, Iowa
Monthly Photo Contest Winners: April 2018
Submitted by:
Jim Mueller, Lead Driver & Heavy Hauler – 3 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description (L):
Drew Zane (in basket) Places Tags Approximately 45 Feet in the Air for Boom Lift Training in our Equipment Yard.

Submitted by:
Jake Woods, Project Foreman – 15 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description (R):
Surveying for Retaining Wall at Great River Medical Center Clinic in Keokuk, Iowa.
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: November 2017
Submitted by:
Bob Stutes, Project Foreman, 16 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Pouring Slab On Grade at the Community Health Center in Keokuk, IA
Carl A. Nelson & Company Voted #1
Carl A. Nelson & Company Voted #1 (AGAIN!)

We Did It!
For the second year in a row, we have been chosen the
#1 Commercial Contractor in SE Iowa!
Carl A. Nelson & Company Employees Raise Money for Wounded Warrior Project
Carl A. Nelson & Company Employees Raise Money for Wounded Warrior Project

As part of our monthly charitable efforts, employees raised over $600.00 to support the Wounded Warrior Project. To learn more about our company’s charitable donations continue reading our news section. For information on our charitable foundation, go to
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: July 2017
Submitted by:
Earl Vincent, Jr., 5 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Chris Clark, Project Foreman, shown stick welding a connection
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: June 2017
Submitted by:
Amy Adams, Receptionist: 5 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Employees Practice for Crane Certification Practical Exam at our Burlington, IA Equipment Yard.
Carl A. Nelson and Company Employees Make a Difference for Muscatine Humane Society
Employees Donate Much Needed Supplies & Money

During the month of April, employees of Carl A. Nelson & Company donated money and supplies to benefit the Muscatine Humane Society.
Carl A. Nelson and Company Employees Continue Making a Difference For Hope Haven
COMPANY DONATES TIME, MONEY, & ANTI-FATIGUE MATS TO WORKERS

During the month of March, employees of Carl A. Nelson & Company raised money to benefit Hope Haven Area Development Center Corporation. Employees raised $390.00 that was used to purchase 15 anti-fatigue foam floor mats for Hope Haven workers. The mats aid in reducing stress on the body caused by standing on the job.
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: February 2017
Submitted by:
Raleigh Annis, Field Foreman: < 1 Year with Carl A. Nelson & Company

Photo Description:
Removal of Breeching Module 1 (air duct) by crane on a temporary rock causeway located on the bank of the Iowa River, University of Iowa Power Plant, Iowa City, IA.
Junior Achievement of the Heartland
Employees of Carl A. Nelson & Company at the Bowl-a-Thon for Junior Achievement of the Heartland at King Pins in Burlington, IA held on February 20, 2017.
Employees Unite for a Great Cause
Recently, employees of Carl A. Nelson & Company united for a great cause! A “Souper Bowl” party was held at our Burlington office to raise money for the Burlington Area Homeless Shelter. Employees brought in soup and spoons were sold for $5.00. In kind donations were also accepted. In total, our employees raised $240.00 in a few hours!