About Us

Experience

When you engage a contractor you don"t want them earning on your job. Our technicians and subcontractors have experience with:

  • Storefront build-outs

  • Industrial automation projects

  • Solar thermal installations

  • Restaurant renovation

  • Solar photovoltaic installations

  • many other diverse projects

 

Some contractors are reluctant, or unable to take on the most challenging projects. Not Nelson. We do it all:

  • Reduce energy usage

  • Save money on utilities

  • Reduce equipment down time

  • European voltage issues

  • Grain elevator repair

  • Bathroom and other home remodels

  • Promote alternative energy technologies

Community

Nelson has long believed that giving back to the community is important. It not only helps out those in need but it also helps keep our company and our employees grounded in what it really means to be part of a community. nelson not only donates money, but also gives with experience.

In recent years Nelson has worked on 15 habitat for Humanity homes and one Tree House Project. Nelson has also made monetary contributions to Down Syndrome, Red Cross, Salvation Army, Caring and Sharing Hands, VFW post 246, local food shelves and Longfellow Healthy Seniors on an annual basis.Nelson believes in reusing and recycling and has donated three cars to Caring and Sharing hands over the years as well.

"Mr.Nelson, Thanks so much for supporting Tree House in St. Louis Park. We are blessed to have such terrific partners as well. Thanks."

"It was such a pleasure working with you." -Midtown Greenway Coalition

Employees

Our employees in the field are committed to Nelson and we are committed to them.

  • Robert N with Nelson since 1977

  • Horst L with Nelson since 1987

  • Mike S with Nelson since 2001

  • Jim K with Nelson since 2003

  • Tawnia J with Nelson since 2004

  • Matt L with Nelson since 2005

  • Rusty G with Nelson since 2011

  • Jose S with Nelson since 2020

Approach
  • Not from the "time and material" school of project assessment.

  • Spend the time necessary to gain a complete understanding of your situation, objectives and long-term goals.

  • Strive to partner with reliable subcontractors that are team players in the best interest of our clients

  • In-depth understanding of your objectives guides Nelson as we assemble the right products, people and follow-up to ensure success, often times leading to long-term clients.

  • In the case of residential projects we are here to get your project completed with efficiency and quality that will last.

  • Armed with this information, Nelson will create a roadmap, timeline and budget to achieve these goals.

Discipline
  • "Service is our specialty" and "Always On" are more than slogans to Nelson, they drive our disciplined approach to your project.

  • Always On means that Nelson meets obligations. This is Nelson's commitment to you, because service is our specialty.

  • It means paying attention to the smallest details without losing sight of the larger objectives.

  • Nelson invests in their people and they plan for the long-term. It  is what enables a company to last 52 years and still provide relevant and timely services.