FDCSD agrees to buy former Hy-Vee site

The Fort Dodge Community School District board approved the purchase summary of the old Hy-Vee building at its meeting Monday night. The building was purchased for $625,000 from Essex Holding LLC, of New York City, New York, on May 30. It is located at 109… Read full story

ISG Expands Facility Planning, Operations, and Health/Safety Expertise

Employee-Owned Firm Adds Multi-Market Professional Kevin Hildebrandt May 31, 2018 (Mankato, Minnesota) – ISG recently welcomed seasoned facility, health/safety, and planning professional Kevin Hildebrandt, CPE, CPS to the firm, strategically enhancing services focused in the education, public works, and government markets, to name a few.… Read full story

ISG to Move into Downtown Green Bay WaterMark Building

Fastest Growing Midwest and ESOP A/E Firm to Further Mayor Schmitt’s City Growth Initiatives May 14, 2018 (Green Bay, Wisconsin) – Building off momentum from Mayor Jim Schmitt’s State of the City address at the historic Meyer Theatre Wednesday, May 9, 2018, economic development within… Read full story

ISG Pushes Boundaries and Status Quo – Leads Change and Midwest A/E Rankings

ESOP Firm Continues to Expand Geography and Market Share While Earning Coveted Engineering-News Record Top 500 Spot May 7, 2018 (Mankato, Minnesota) –  ISG, an architecture, engineering, environmental, and planning firm that celebrated its 45th anniversary in March 2018, was recently recognized, again, as one… Read full story

ISG Adds Strategic South Dakota Talent and Expertise

Firm Strengthens Commitment to Economic Development with Addition of Former GOED Director Steve Watson April 19, 2018 (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) – Through a combined commitment to economic development and desire to further build upon industry partnerships within the State of South Dakota and beyond,… Read full story

Prairie Winds Middle School Awarded Prestigious LEED Green Building Certification

Light pollution reduction, water efficient landscaping, and innovative design among scored sustainable features March 1, 2018 (Mankato, Minnesota) – The U.S. Green Building Council recently welcomed Prairie Winds Middle School to its list of LEED Certified facilities. The LEED program, or Leadership in Energy and… Read full story

ISG Expands Local Iowa Talent and Expertise

Firm Adds Seasoned Architect, Designer, Project Manager, and Engineer to 260+ Multi-Disciplinary ESOP April 4, 2018 (Waterloo, Iowa) – Through a continued commitment to economic and talent development within Iowa, ISG, an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm, announced four (4) talent additions to its recently acquired Waterloo… Read full story

The Art of Managing Growth

The work Chad Surprenant, P. E., does these days gives added dimension to the definition of engineering. For sure, he is still involved in such fundamentals as project design and specifications but focus also centers on human resources, finances and business development. “I am still… Read full story

ISG Officially Opens Doors in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Top ENR Design and Zweig Group Hot Firm Adds Fourth State to Midwest Footprint February 6, 2018 (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) – As of February 1, 2018, ISG officially opened its doors in the Lumber Exchange Building in downtown Sioux Falls, South Dakota. As announced… Read full story

State-of-the-Art Playground & School for Fort Dodge

Originally built in the 1920s, Duncombe Elementary in Fort Dodge, Iowa, had become dated. The playground itself contained equipment that was not up to code, sported a dated look and lacked cohesiveness since the play equipment was added in various stages over the years. The… Read full story

ISG Earns Top Spot on Zweig Group Lists

ISG made a pivotal move on the nationally recognized Zweig Group 2017 Hot Firm, Best Firms to Work For, Marketing Excellence lists, along with earning a Trifecta Award. Zweig Group, a privately-held firm and industry leader in enhancing business performance for architecture, engineering, and environmental… Read full story

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