Carl A. Nelson & Company News

Monthly Photo Contest Winner: July 2017

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

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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!
Coverage on the front page of The Hawkeye January 25, 2017
Travis Fogle, left, and Ryan Russell, tradesmen with Carl A. Nelson & Co., upholster sections for a bulletin board display case while working on the renovation of the Welcome Center Tuesday inside the Port of Burlington. The work is part of the $75,000 renovation funded by the Greater Burlington Convention…
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: December 2016
Submitted by:
Ellen McCulley, Architect: 5 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Co.

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Installation of the roof is nearing completion at the 70,000 SF Addition of Dexter Laundry in Fairfield, Iowa.
Carl A. Nelson and Company Wins Big at ABC of Iowa Awards Gala
Company takes home award for Project at University of Iowa BURLINGTON, IOWA (October 24, 2016) – Carl A. Nelson & Co. received a prestigious construction award from Associated Builders and Contractors of Iowa (ABC of Iowa) during the association’s annual Excellence in Construction Gala held October…
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: September 2016
Submitted by:
Tyler Hackman, Project Manager: 4 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Co.
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Steel Frame for Platform being Lowered into Ash Bunker at the University of Iowa.
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: August 2016
Submitted by: Steve Jones, Project Superintendent: 27 Years with Carl A. Nelson & Co. Photo Description: Carl A. Nelson & Co. Employees perform test run installation of roof trusses at the University of Iowa Power Plant
Thank you, INVISION Architecture! This is a beautiful project of which we can all be proud. Check out the new photos of the inpatient and specialty clinic addition at Regional Medical Center Manchester. They... Posted by INVISION planning I architecture I interiors on Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Carl A. Nelson & Co. #1 Commercial Building Contractor In Burlington
Readers’ Choice Awards Announced BURLINGTON, IOWA (August 29, 2016) – Carl A. Nelson & Co. recently was named #1 Commercial Building Contractor by readers of The Hawk Eye newspaper in Burlington, IA. The results were printed in the August 28, 2016 edition. The Hawk Eye, established in 1837, is…
1,500,000 Man-Hours Worked Without a Lost Time Work Injury BURLINGTON, IOWA (July 25, 2016) – Carl A. Nelson & Company recently surpassed a significant milestone in then construction industry. Their employees achieved 1.5 million man-hours without a lost time work injury. This accomplishment reflects…
Red Nose Day
CARL A. NELSON & COMPANY GOES RED, NOSES THAT IS! Carl A. Nelson & Company is known for our charitable contributions in our community. We loved the idea of helping children from the US and around the world while we can have a little "office" fun. Have a look at our wonderful crew getting in the charitable…
MBI/IOSHA WORKSAFE Program
Congratulations to the following for their commitment to safety excellence by adopting the MBI/IOSHA WORKSAFE Program! Carl A. Nelson & Company- Mid-Prairie Senior High School Addition, Renovations and New Central Administration Building- Washington Early Childhood Development Dean Snyder Construction-…
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: May 2016
Monthly Photo Contest Winner: May 2016 Photographer: Marcus DePalma Photo Description: University of Iowa Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, Central Vivarium. University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa