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City of Brooklyn Park, MN, Approves Buildings

Posted on Oct 17, 2017 in Insights

At its October 9th meeting, the Brooklyn Park City Council unanimously approved a site-plan review for the construction of two buildings as part of Capstone’s existing business park at the northwest corner of 93rd Avenue and Winnetka Avenue.  Capstone will begin construction on the two buildings, each about 110,000 SF, in late October.  McShane Construction […]

DRC Trade Show Video Highlights HQ

Posted on Nov 11, 2016 in Insights
DRC Trade Show Video Highlights HQ

Design Ready Controls, a Minneapolis-based Control Panel manufacturer, highlights their new headquarters in this video developed for trade shows and their website.  Capstone completed the building in late 2015, and DRC consolidated their operations from three locations to this new state-of-the-art facility.  Click here to view the video.

Capstone Proposes Pewaukee Medical Building

Posted on Sep 16, 2016 in Insights
Capstone Proposes Pewaukee Medical Building

Capstone proposes development of a 32,000 SF medical building adjacent to the ProHealth facilities on Highway 164.  This will be a singe-story facility located on 3.6 acres of land; with ample parking at 4.5 stalls per 1,000 SF.  Located at W239 N1690 Busse Road in Pewaukee, the multi-tenant building is marketed by Founders 3 (formerly RPF Commercial).  Architectural services […]

Recruitment & Growth Key Factors in DRC Facility

Posted on Aug 16, 2016 in Insights
Recruitment & Growth Key Factors in DRC Facility

Troy Schmidtke, President of Design Ready Controls, spoke about the company and its new headquarters with Cyndy Brucato of Greater MSP Business.  Troy stated recruitment and business growth were key factors in their HQ design and the Brooklyn Park location.  The company wanted a state of the art facility situated in a community  with schools to attract […]

Native Landscaping for DRC in Brooklyn Park

Posted on Jul 19, 2016 in Insights
Native Landscaping for DRC in Brooklyn Park

The Design Ready Controls headquarters in Brooklyn Park, MN includes extensive native landscaping, a feature requested by client and delivered by Prairie Restorations, Inc. This work has been summarized in an interview of Mike Faber by Erin O’Leary, project manager for Prairie Restorations, published on their web site.  INTERVIEW

Radiant Heating System Featured in Video

Posted on Mar 1, 2016 in Insights, Partners, Project Info
Radiant Heating System Featured in Video

Design Ready Controls’ production and office areas benefit from a state-of-the-art thermal radiant heating system that provides a more comfortable work environment while also reducing electrical costs.  The radiant heading system, manufactured and installed by Therma-Ray, is explained in detail in this: YouTube video.  For information on radiant heating systems, go to the Therma-Ray website (click […]

DRC Building Completed!

Posted on Jan 9, 2016 in Insights, Project Info
DRC Building Completed!

Design Ready Controls took occupancy of their new headquarters building, consolidating operations from three separate locations under one roof.  They are in full work mode, comfortable in their new accommodations.  

CQ Reduces Medical Building’s Electrical Usage Again

Posted on Jan 5, 2016 in Insights, Project Info

For the sixth year Capstone Quadrangle, as property manager, reduced electrical usage in the 770 High Street Professional Building (Lima, Ohio).   In fall of 2009, building ownership asked CQ to assume management to replace a nationally known real estate firm.  Quickly assessing the building operations, we saw electrical usage (and it’s cost) were astronomical.  CQ took immediate […]

MGS Manufacturing Group expands into entire building

Posted on Dec 1, 2015 in Insights, Project Info
MGS Manufacturing Group expands into entire building

MGS Manufacturing Group, headquartered in Germantown, WI, has expanded their finished goods inventory management operation to occupy our entire Creekside facility, Capstone’s first building in Oak Creek.  This increases MGS’s footprint from 48,500 SF to 102,500 SF.    

DRC Building nearing completion

Posted on Nov 8, 2015 in Insights, Project Info

November is the last month for construction work on the DRC building.  It is a time to work on details, while DRC begins to set up their operations.