Xcel Energy recently recognized Collins Electrical Construction Co. for their outstanding efforts in helping customers save energy. The awards recognized contractors, equipment suppliers and engineers that contributed the greatest electricity and natural gas savings to Xcel Energy’s Minnesota conservation programs in 2014. Collins Electrical was the #1 ranked partner in kWh saved with 2,409,802 kWh last year, enough energy to power 229 homes for an entire year. Kevin Kuehn and Dave Hove were proud to accept the 2015 Xcel Energy Efficiency Partner Award on behalf of Collins.
|Since 1948, we have provided total project partnering, from initial conception through final construction, including cost estimating, budgeting, engineering, and on-going maintenance, including 24-hour emergency service. At Collins, we provide general contractors, large companies, and small businesses with a wide range of electrical services.
Location: Welch, Minnesota
Project Description: Supported installation of the 730 MVA 20KV to 345 KV GSU transformer.
- Owner Project Oversight
- Nuclear Supervision
- Constructability Reviews
- Electrical installation
- Heating and cooling
- Fire protection
- Instrumentation and control
- Testing and commissioning support
Project Description: Collins is the design-build electrical contractor on this 26-story high-rise luxury apartment development in downtown Minneapolis. It boasts 253 units, retail space on ground and skyway levels, and abundant amenities.
Project Description: Collins provided a complete design/build electrical package for the renovation of this 170,000 sq. ft. parts manufacturing facility. Included was exterior and interior LED lighting, switchgear, power, distribution, smoke exhaust, low voltage systems and lightning protection. The distribution and power installed feeds 250 mills machines, 800HP of air compressors and 28 roof-top-units.