- The Company
- What We Do
Core Purpose: Building Enduring
Relationships and Strong Communities
Founded in 1897 and privately owned and managed by the Engelsma family for more than 70 years, Kraus-Anderson Construction is consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record among the top 50 Construction Management-at-Risk Firms in the United States. Our Minnesota base of operations is supplemented with regional offices, extending our capabilities coast to coast. We have joined with seven other general contractors from around the country who share our passion for this industry and service excellence. Our affiliation with the National Builders Alliance allows us to share insight and best practices so as to maximize our effectiveness on projects nationwide.
We take a highly collaborative approach with every commercial building project, working closely with owners, architects, and the rest of the planning team well before ground is broken. Clients are equipped with the right information, from cost analyses to schedules, to help them make informed decisions. Our construction management approach results in on time, on budget projects of the highest quality and the best value.
INTEGRITY – Do the right thing…always be respectful, honest and fair
COMMITMENT – Take ownership, work hard, and keep promises
TEAMWORK – Collaborate to foster trust and success for all
VALUE PEOPLE – Support each other in a safe, positive environment where people are recognized and appreciated for their contributions
Kraus-Anderson is an integrated construction management and real estate development enterprise dedicated to building enduring relationships and strong communities. Our team members are trustworthy, inspired, collaborative, accountable, and grounded in Midwestern ingenuity. From concept to completion, we deliver extraordinary solutions to our clients. We promise:
-Insightful real estate development from an owner’s perspective;
-exceptional preconstruction ingenuity, project execution, and project closeout from a single point of contact; and
-passionate and proactive people, exceptionally well-trained in our own in-house KA University, who are anchored in family and community and who love their work.