Gowan Construction, Inc.
A full service general construction company. The company was started in 1962 with two pieces of equipment and had only two employees. Currently, Gowan Construction, Inc. has over 150 pieces of equipment and employs 150 at peak season. We value our roots as a family owned company of 3 generations, and are proud of the unmatched expertise we are able to offer from over 55 years’ experience working in the Red River Valley and surrounding areas.
We were a member of the Land Improvement Contractors of America (LICA) until it was merged with the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). We are now a member of the AGC. Milton Gowan, President of Gowan Construction, Inc. was the 2001 President of the AGC of North Dakota. Michael Gowan (3rd Generation) is serving on the Board of Directors of the AGC of North Dakota.
We have a competent staff that is able to complete projects of all sizes. We pride ourselves on producing high quality projects and work hard to stay within budget and any other constraints that exist on each project. We want our overall appearances above ground to reflect the quality you can’t see below ground. Our staff includes Civil Engineers, Construction Management, Accounting Professionals and Heavy Equipment Technicians. Gowan Construction, Inc. is also an amazing company to work for, with growing opportunities for employment in all areas. Our local hardworking and skilled workforce is our greatest asset, and our employees are treated as family.
We are committed to a “safety first” approach in all aspects of our operations. The success of our efforts has been recognized as exceptional by many awards, including 1st Place National Safety Excellence (AGC of America), 1st Place Safety Excellence (AGC of North Dakota), and MSHA Certificate of Achievement in Safety. Our commitment to quality workmanship is just as high, with Quality Control/Quality Assurance personnel on site to guarantee our standards are met on all projects.
Our main office is located near Oslo, MN, and our branch office is located in Grand Forks, ND.
We maintain a high level of quality equipment. Gowan Construction, Inc. is continuously employing advances in technology. This helps ensure that projects get completed in a timely and efficient manner.
We are proud of the many projects that have been completed over the years.
- Road and highway reconstruction
- Airport reconstruction
- Bridge and box culverts
- Golf courses
- Railroad improvements; railroad derailments
- Lime stabilization, landfills, parking lots, urban and rural demolition
- Biosolid applications
- Fertilizer/Versa lime applications
- Wastewater collection systems, small concrete work and structures
- Pump stations, ditching and rural and urban flood protection
- We also offer a heavy hauling service and equipment rental
- Gravel production, washed products production, material handling
Gowan Construction, Inc. is fully bonded and insured, and ready to work!