Our Services

CANCO can serve your project from concept through completion — and beyond

No matter where you are in the process of planning your company or organization's next building project, Carl A. Nelson & Company (CANCO) is able to help. See below, or visit the pages in the Services menu to learn more.

Pre-Construction Services


Whether as a design-builder or construction manager, some of the most valuable services Carl A. Nelson & Company has to offer its clients is in the area of pre-construction, which includes such benefits as fast-track construction and value engineering.

Self-Performed Construction


CANCO is experienced at construction project planning, but when it comes down to it, we're builders. And no matter the delivery method, our project management, field leadership and highly trained construction craftsmen really like taking our projects from concept to completion.

Project Planning Services


We're here if you're only just thinking about a project. The team at CANCO is available before your concept is even fully formed to help you determine what type of building project will best meet your needs. 

In-House Design Services


Through Nelson Design, Inc., our architects and engineers are able to help get your projects off the ground and built correctly by addressing issues like code review and offering BIM coordination.

Plant Maintenance Services


Nelson Plant Services is a division of CANCO dedicated to offering services such as maintenance and small-project construction inside operating facilities to help clients focus on process and production. 

Contact us today!

Carl A. Nelson & Company is ready to serve your organization with Fairness and Honesty, Quality Workmanship and Service Second to None. Contact us now by calling 319-754-8415, or fill out the contact form to connect with our Business Development office.