21225 Hamburg Avenue - Office Warehouse construction by Appro Development

New Design Build Warehouse Project: 21225 Hamburg Avenue Properties, LLC, Lakeville, MN

New Design-Build Warehouse Project: 21225 Hamburg Avenue Properties, Lakeville, MN The team at Appro Development has completed a project at 21225 Hamburg Avenue Properties with a new design-build warehouse building project in Lakeville, Minnesota. This project is a 100 ft. long by 80  ft. wide single story pre-cast concrete warehouse building located in the Airlake Industrial Park. Airlake is the …

New Manufacturing Facility Breaks Ground in Lonsdale, MN


On Thursday, June 23, 2016, Technical Methods broke ground on an exciting new project which will be located at 1951 Commerce Drive SE, Lonsdale, Minnesota. 

This building will be the new home for Technical Methods, Inc. which will be relocating from Lakeville, MN to this new manufacturing facility. Many community members were in attendance, including Mayor Rud, City Administrator Joel Erickson, and City Planner, Benjamin Baker, as well as City Council Members, and local Lonsdale Chamber members. Technical Methods owners, Nick Nelson, Nate Nelson, and Dawn Smith were joined by their team and family members to celebrate the momentous occasion. 

The APPRO and CERRON team was in attendance and was moved by speech shared with the crowd gathered at the site of their new manufacting facility, and the comments made by Mayor Rud. Construction to start immediately with a completion date anticipated 




We couldn’t be more excited for the entire Technical Methods team to start a new chapter in a new location!


This project is pretty exciting for both TMI and the City of Lonsdale, as this is the first project to launch in the Lonsdale Businss Park. You may read more about this project by visiting the APPRO Project Page for TMI, HERE.

You may also click on the following link for an article by Lori Nickel in the Lonsdale News Review, in her article, “First tenant breaks ground in the Lonsdale Business Park.”



If you are interested in starting your own new commercial construction project. please click on the following link to get in touch with our team.




Growing Colors by Gardenworld Groundbreaking in Cottage Grove, MN


Our team is excited to announce the groundbreaking of a new project for Growing Colors by Gardenworld to be located in Cottage Grove, MN! On the morning of June 24, 2016, a groundbreaking celebration kicked off a new project for the owners and employees of Gardenworld, Inc. Attendees of the event included: Dave Van der Sman, Owner, and Stephanie Paquin, CFO, who were joined by numerous family members and fellow Gardenworld employees. Mayor Myron Bailey was a speaker at the event for the City of Cottage Grove. Additional attendees included Cottage Grove City Council members, members of the Planning Commission, EDA, local Chamber, and APPRO Development and CERRON Commercial Properties team members.


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You may also see the entire project description and details at the following LINK.


The Growing Colors by Gardenworld project is just one example of the wide variety of commercial buildings and project types our team creates for our diverse clientele. If you have a project you would like to discuss with our team, or want to know how to start the new construction process for a new building, please feel free to contact us by clicking on the link below:



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Lakeville Groundbreaking: Mendell Machine and Manufacturing

Lakeville Groundbreaking for Mendell Machine and Manufacturing

Lakeville_Groundbreaking_Mendell_Machine_and_ManufacturingOn a gorgeous, sunny day in Lakeville’s Airlake Industrial Park, Mendell Machine and Manufacturing celebrated a groundbreaking to kick off a new addition to their existing production facility.





 The ceremony started with an introduction by Bryan Bartz, President of Mendell. Bartz acknowledged the hard work of his team, which he cited as the reason for the company’s continued growth. Additional event speakers included Lakeville Mayor Matt Little and Jeff Rossate, Director of Business Development for the State of Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Mayor Little stated how proud he is of this company and the entire Mendell team. He also expressed how exciting it is that Mendell has helped to make Lakeville, Minnesota known around the world with each shipment.

 The Mendell staff, owners, and leadership, along with representatives from the City of Lakeville and the State of Minnesota, and other honored guests, all joined in to help celebrate the official breaking of ground. After the dust had settled and shovels and hard hats were secured, all were invited to join in a lunch reception, complete with outdoor grill, staffed by members of Mendell’s team.


This expansion will include approximately 18,700 SF, expanding the existing 28,571 SF building for a completed office/production facility of 46,793 SF, located at 21463 Grenada Avenue, Lakeville, Minnesota. APPRO Development, Inc. is honored to have been chosen to work with Mendell for a second time. This expansion project is anticipated to be complete by the end of 2015.


Follow the progress of this project by checking out our “Current Projects” Page!

Interested in finding out more information about starting an office production facility expansion of your own? Start by downloading our interactive project timeline to learn how our process works.


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Lakeville Industrial Warehouse Building Expansion Project Breaks Ground

APPRO Development as design build general contractor at QA1 Groundbreaking

Groundbreaking at QA1, Lakeville, MN with APPRO and CERRON

Lakeville Industrial Warehouse Building Expansion Project Breaks Ground with APPRO Development and CERRON Commercial Properties helping QA1 to celebrate an official groundbreaking for the addition of a 17,200 sq. ft. warehouse. The new addition will expand their existing space to accommodate QA1’s growing business.

The entire QA1 team was joined by a few of the APPRO and CERRON team members to participate in the official groundbreaking ceremony. Everyone at QA1 is looking forward to the added space this new expansion will provide. More information about the ceremony can be found on QA1’s news page by clicking on the following link: QA1 NEWS. Additionally, if you are interested in learning more about QA1, located in Lakeville, MN, you may visit their website at: www.QA1.net.

Looking for more information or ideas for your growing business? Feel free to contact our design team for a no obligation appointment to discuss your needs and ideas.