HISTORY

Reede Construction Historical Timeline

1993

  • Reede Construction, Inc. founded by Neil V. Reede, Aberdeen, South Dakota and Rich Langbehn, Wolsey, SD

1994

  • Grinding Division established
  • First Paving contract-highway 12, Aberdeen, SD (1 mile project)

1995

  • Highway project completed in DeSmet and Volga, SD

1996

  • First ND Project-Devils Lake, ND
  • Dacotah Cement's Excellence in Concrete Award-Special Category - Huron, SD Regional Airport
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award, Excellence in Construction, Brown Co., Roosevelt Street in Aberdeen, (.940 mi.)

1997

  • Mitchell, SD Bypass projected completed
  • SD ACPA Award of Excellence, SD 37, City of Mitchell and Davison, Co., Best Rural paving project

1998

  • Beta testing with the state of North Dakota, Highway 281, Jamestown on various concrete thickness

1999

  • First mainline concrete paving job on Hwy 83, Onida, SD. This project as an award recipient by the state of South Dakota.
  • First mainline CRC (continuously reinforced concrete) and first interstate job –I-90
  • First 4-inch white topping job (fiber reinforced)
  • Huron, SD Main Airport Runway
  • Huron, SD Highway 37 Street Paving
  • Dacotah Cement's Excellence in Concrete Award-Street Paving Category, Huron, SD
  • Dacotah Cement's Excellence in Concrete Award-Paving Category-Huron, SD Municipal Airport
  • SD ACPA Award of Excellence, SD Hwy 83, Concrete Pavement Project
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award, Excellence in Construction, Sully CO., US 83 from Onida to the Potter CO. Line

2000

  • Largest job completed by Reede Construction was the Wahpeton by-pass utilizing own concrete plant. First interstate job on I-29
  • Heartland Group Vice President's Safety Award
  • Transportation Builder Magazine "Top 25 Federal Highway Contractors" (#21)
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award, Excellence in Construction, Day Co., US 12, through Webster, SD

2001

  • Neil Reede named President
  • Nathan Reede named Vice President
  • First interstate job in the state of ND on I-94
  • Largest paving project in the state of SD, Highway 37 by Parkston (19 miles)

2002

  • First concrete paving job in the state of NE, Valentine, NE Highway 83 and 20
  • Airport runway project in Minot, ND
  • First year to work in three different states; SD, ND and NE (concrete)
  • 2002 SD ACPA Award of Excellence, US 12 (6th Avenue), Aberdeen, SD, Best Urban, Arterial and Collector Portland Cement Concrete Pavement Project

2003

  • General aviation job in Winner, SD
  • Unbonded overlay in NE
  • Nebraska Concrete Paving Association, Award of Merit, Secondary State Highways and County Road category, Berwyn-Ansley, NE
  • SD Transportation Quality Award, Excellence in Construction-Urban Reconstruction Category, Lincoln County US18 through Canton, SD
  • 2003 SD ACPA Award of Excellence, Bob Wiley Field Reconstruction, Winner, SD
  • 2003-2004 Heartland Group Vice President's Safety Award

2004

  • First year of dowel-bar insertion
  • Dual-dumper was built and used
  • First interchange in the state of South Dakota, I-29 & Madison Avenue and Marion interchange, Sioux Falls, SD, $19.2 million
  • Paved on two different express way Heartland Expressway Highway 79 and Highway 12 Eastern Expressway
  • 2004 SD ACPA Award of Excellence, SD 79 Fairburn Road to near Hermosa, Pavement Project
  • 2004-2005 Heartland Group President's Safety Award

2005

  • Interchange project-Tea, SD, I-29, $13 million
  • Scottsbluff bypass, NE Highway 71, part of Heartland Expressway
  • Built the Eastern Expressway, Highway 12 (completed the connection from Waubay to Summit, SD)
  • SD ACPA Award of Excellence, SD 52 from SD50 to Yankton, Pavement Project
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award, Excellence in Construction Structures, Lincoln Co. & Tea Interchange on I-29
  • 2005-2006 Heartland Group Vice President's Safety Award

2006

  • Reede Construction's largest contract in the state of SD, 12th Street Interchange, Sioux Falls, SD, $22 million
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award, Excellence in Construction, Urban Reconstruction, Brookings Co., US 14 from Medary Ave. to 22nd Ave. in Brookings
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award, Excellence in Construction, Minnehaha Co., I-29 and 12th Street Interchange, Sioux Falls.
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award for Grading Construction, Fall River/Custer Co., SD 79 from Maverick Junction to Buffalo Gap.
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award for Excellence in Partnering, Minnehaha Co. I-29 and 12th Street Interchange In Sioux Falls, SD
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award for Structures Construction, Minnehaha Co., I-29 and 12th Street Interchange in Sioux Falls, SD
  • South Dakota Transportation Quality Award for Urban Reconstruction, Brookings County, US14 from Medary Av. To 22nd Ave. in Brookings, SD

2007

  • One of the original founders; Neil Reede passed away 3/16/07
  • Nathan S. Reede became President & CEO
  • Largest contract ever in Rock Springs, WY, I-80 (46 million)
  • First project in the state of OK, I-44

2008

  • First job in Colorado I-76 and 287 andWyoming-I-80
  • First yearReede Construction paved 38 foot wide
  • Neil V. Reede Memorial Golf Tournament established
  • 2008 Inductee, South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor-Neil V. Reede
  • Colorado Contractors Association, Project Management Award, Region 4, I-76, Sedgwick to State Line

2009

  • South Dakota National Guard Military Support-Employer Support Group recipient
  • First year in Minnesota; Paving in Lyon County
  • Basket mounting apparatus added to dual dumper which allowed versatility to adhere to various state specifications
  • In 2009,Reede Construction received seven industry awards;
    • CO/WY ACPA , Excellence in Concrete Pavement, Gillette Streets, WY, State Roads Category
    • CO/WY ACPA, Excellence in Concrete Pavement, Rawlins, WY Reconstruction, Municipal Streets and Intersections, >30,000 SY category
    • NE AGC , Build Nebraska Awards, O'Neill AIP, NE, $2-5 million concrete overlay category
    • ND ACPA, Excellence in Concrete Pavement, Cass Co., ND, Concrete Overlays
    • SD AGC, Build South Dakota, Aurora & Davison Counties, Plankinton, SD, Greater than 2 million Category
    • SD, ACPA, Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards, Aurora & Davison Counties, Divided Highways (Rural) Category
    • SD, ACPA, Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards, Sioux Falls Airport, Commercial Service and Military Roads Category

2010

  • Northern State University (NSU), Aberdeen, SD community involvement in a continuous relationship with sponsorship of the Bob Wach's Golf Tournament each summer and the "Hunt & Howl" held each fall
  • An upcoming project coming to fruition is the Neil V. Reede Locker Room on the campus of Northern State University.Reede Construction Founder Neil Reede had a vision of building new locker rooms and it has now grown into a new addition to the Barnett Center. Currently funding is in place for an expansion to the Barnett Athletic Center which would include new locker rooms for both Men's and Women's sports, weight room, offices, media rooms and wrestling practice area
  • Reede Constructions's accomplishment of being involved in over seven airports; Huron, Aberdeen, Rapid City, Sioux Falls and Winner, SD; Minot, ND and O'Neill, NE over the years. The Sioux Falls Airport project was an industry award winner.
  • Award recipient of the Region in the America's Transportation Awards, sponsored by the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO) for the 2009 Interstate 90 project, Plankinton, SD