Founded by brothers John and Kurt Eickhof in 1978, Construction Engineers completed its ownership transition to Scott Kringstad and Jeff Melgaard in 2015.

In addition to managing the entire building process, our crews have the ability to self-perform structural services, including concrete and foundations, steel erection, carpentry and framing, pre-engineered buildings, and equipment installation.

Our company employs a highly skilled team of experienced construction professionals including preconstruction managers, estimators, project managers, field engineers, site superintendents, and trade workers.

Dad always said,
“Go do something constructive.”

Mission

We believe that:

Our construction services must exceed our customer’s expectations, every day.
Quality in our structures and services is essential to our success.
The people of Construction Engineers are our most valuable resource.
Distinguished financial performance is critical as a means to accomplish our broader mission.

Values

The values that guide us:

Excellence in all we do.
Ethical and moral conduct in all area of our business.
Corporate social responsibility to each community in which we build.

Meet the Team

Principals

Scott Kringstad, President

Scott began working in the construction industry in 1986. He has been instrumental in the success of the company through his vast knowledge of technology, engineering principles, and leadership skills. He is a North Dakota State University graduate with a degree in Construction Engineering. Scott began his career at Construction Engineers in 1995 as a Project Engineer.

Jeff Melgaard, Vice President

Jeff began working in the construction industry in 1991. He has been crucial in the success of the company with his leadership abilities, interpersonal skill sets and his years of industry experience. He is a North Dakota State University graduate with a degree in Construction Management. Jeff began his career at Construction Engineers in 1999 as a Project Manager.

We still play with blocks. City Blocks.

Senior Leadership

Nick Fiecke
Stephanie Magenau
Ben Matson
Tom McDonald
Lance Monson
Donny Wilcox

Business Development

Mike Dunn
Mark Fleck
James Hand