Project Update | Kwik Star’s New Convenience Store Opening in Ankeny, IA

Kwik Star Convenience store in Ankeny, IA

Septagon Construction-Grimes IA is extremely excited to be working as the chosen General Contractor on our first project with Kwik Star, also known as Kwik Trip in Minnesota and Wisconsin. This new Kwik Star convenience store is located at 202 SE Oralabor Road in Ankeny, IA and is anticipating an early August opening. Kwik Star’s…

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BizBeat: Jefferson City

Steve Gilplin and Tyler Woods

News Tribune: September 2nd, 2018 by Philip Joens The longtime owner of High Handsome Men’s Exchange & Consignment Clothiers sold the business to another local business owner this week. Owner Steve Gilpin opened the men’s consignment clothier in 2012. The store at 114 E. High St. sells gently used men’s apparel in brands like Ralph…

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Commission Awards General Construction Bid for Jail to Prost Builders

The Salem News, Donald Dodd, Aug 28, 2018 Prost Builders out of Jefferson City was awarded the general construction bid for the new Dent County Jail during Monday morning’s meeting of Dent County commissioners. The company had the low bid of $5.784 million, edging out KCI Construction Company, which had a bid of $5.891 million.…

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Construction Begins on Casey’s in SW Cedar Rapids

Ankeny-based chain continues to add, buy stores Construction has begun on a new Casey’s General Store in southwest Cedar Rapids, part of the company’s continued expansion. Building permits and site plans filed with the Cedar Rapids Building Services Department show a 4,346-square-foot store and a 7,525-square-foot fuel canopy at 4560 16th Ave. SW, near the…

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Danuser Expands Manufacturing Operations

Danuser is undergoing a large manufacturing facility expansion to meet the growing demand for their products. Danuser has experienced substantial growth in the last three years and credits its market diversification and new products in expediting the rebound from the last recession. “There’s been a lot of excitement around our new attachment, the Hammer, a…

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Helena Industries Seeks Expansion in Des Moines, Iowa

Area Development News Desk 03/02/2018 Helena Industries, a contract chemical manufacturing company located in the SE Agribusiness Park, plans to acquire 47 acres of additional land from the City to expand its chemical manufacturing and centralize warehouse operations in Des Moines, Iowa. The project is part of an $11 million expansion that would add two…

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