APPRO Development, Inc. Announces the Groundbreaking of a Manufacturing Expansion Project for Menasha Packaging, a Division of Menasha Corporation
Lakeville, MN, September 02, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- APPRO Development, Inc., Aug. 27, in Lakeville’s Airlake Industrial Park, APPRO Development, Inc. attended the groundbreaking ceremony for Menasha Packaging’s expansion project. This manufacturing expansion project will create an additional 121,578 square feet and 4,780 square feet of office space with an anticipated completion date projected for the end of this year. This project will enable Menasha Packaging to increase its work space and continue to provide packaging services to their existing and growing client base.
Host, M.C. and Menasha Packaging West Region V.P., Greg Theis, explained “This expansion is three years in the making, and [this project] will give Menasha Packaging the necessary infrastructure to support growth for the foreseeable future.”
Positive Community Impact
Additional speakers at the groundbreaking included City of Lakeville Mayor, Matt Little, and Minnesota DEED Commissioner, Katie Clark Sieben, along with Menasha Corporation CEO and President, Jim Kotek, and Menasha Packaging President, Mike Waite. All speakers shared a common support for the notion that keeping Menasha Packaging in Lakeville – through this expansion effort – benefits everyone. Remaining in Lakeville benefits the employees, many of whom have been employed for much of the 45 years this original building has been in existence in Lakeville, and also benefits the City of Lakeville through an expanded tax base and an increase in available jobs.
APPRO Development, Inc. is both delighted and honored to be named the Design-Build General Contractor on this local Lakeville expansion project. APPRO owner and CEO, Jack Matasosky, was in attendance at the event along with APPRO co-owners Kathy Morse and Jim Connelly. Additional APPRO team members in attendance included: Architect, Casie Radford, Project Manager, Patrick Simpkins, Project Superintendent, Pat Spangenberg, and Marketing Coordinator, Andrea Kaderlik.
APPRO Development, Inc.
Founded in 1987, APPRO Development, Inc. is a leader in commercial and industrial design-build construction in the Midwest. The company offers a wide range of services designed to provide tailored commercial and industrial property solutions by their expert team, including: design, build, development, purchase, sales, and leasing services.
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