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Founded In: 1867
Size: 20-49 Employees

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Ess Brothers and Sons is Minnesota's largest distributor of manhole, municipal, and catch basin castings. Our custom metal fabrication and machine shops produce many specialty products such as Sure-Fit tree or trench grate frames, paving adjustment rings, overflow structures and many more custom designed products. We also carry many products related to our castings such as erosion control, concrete and plastic grade rings, casting seals and MinDot approved non-conductive electrical handhole (enclosure / pull box & approved product list)Handhole spec / brochure. Ess Brothers and Sons strives to meet all their customers' needs and our motto is:

If we don't have a product in stock, we'll find it and if we can't find the product, we'll make it.

Through six generations, our integrity, knowledge, and service live strong.

Call us today !


What We Do

Products/Services Relating to Castings For Construction
Products/Services Relating to Ironwork--Miscellaneous & Ornamental
Products/Services Relating to Structural Steel Fabricators
Products/Services Relating to Detectable Warning Systems
Products/Services Relating to Joists--Steel

Project Experience

Non-Union Prevailing Wages (Davis Bacon)
Service Sector:
Public Private
Project Types:
New Alterations/Renovations
Project Size:
From $50 to $500,000
Airport Runway
School / College / University
Fire / Police Station
Gas Station
Golf Course
Hospital / Nursing Home
Apartments & Condominiums
City / Town Hall
Terminal - Airport / Bus / Railroad
Church / Synagogue
Sewage / Water Treatment Plant
Jail / Prison
Arena / Stadium
Club House / Community Center
Assisted Living
Auto Dealership / Service
Non-Building Construction
Athletic Field
Parking Lots
Non-Residential Building
Residential Building

Service Areas

Preferred Brands & Manufacturers

Dandy Storm Water Products
Dandy Storm Water Products
Neenah Foundry
Neenah Foundry
Sealing Systems Inc.
Sealing Systems Inc.
U.S.F. Fabrication
U.S.F. Fabrication
Cretex Materials
Cretex Materials

Associations & Memberships

Member of AGC (Associated General Contractors) AGC (Associated General Contractors)
Member of APAI APAI
Member of APWA (American Public Works Assn.) Washington State Chapter APWA (American Public Works Assn.) Washington State Chapter
Member of AWWA (American Water Works Assn.) AWWA (American Water Works Assn.)
Member of MAPA (Minnesota Asphalt Pavement Assn.) MAPA (Minnesota Asphalt Pavement Assn.)
Member of Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
Member of Minnesota Rural Water Assn. Minnesota Rural Water Assn.
Member of Minnesota Transportation Alliance Minnesota Transportation Alliance
Member of MSES (Minnesota Surveyors & Engineers Society) MSES (Minnesota Surveyors & Engineers Society)
Member of MUCA (Minnesota Utility Contractors Assn.) MUCA (Minnesota Utility Contractors Assn.)
Member of NUCA (National Utility Contractors Assn.) NUCA (National Utility Contractors Assn.)
Member of RWA RWA