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North Star Stone and Masonry Acquires Superior Concrete Block

Mendota Heights, Minn. – June 2015 – North Star Stone and Masonry, a leader for top quality brick, block, stone and landscaping materials in Southern Minnesota has announced the acquisition of Superior Concrete Block Company’s concrete block operation in Mankato, Minnesota, which also includes the distribution of Armorflex erosion control products, and landscaping products. Superior Concrete will continue to provide agricultural precast products.

"The acquisition of Superior Concrete Block underscores North Star’s continued commitment to providing quality service and high quality block, brick, landscape, and contractor supply products to the Southern Minnesota and Northern Iowa markets," said Chad Grande, Regional Manager of North Star Stone and Masonry. “Combined with our other North Star locations in Rochester, Owatonna and Medford this acquisition now enables our customers to attain our quality products over a much larger area."

North Star Stone and Masonry serves builders, architects, contractors, and homeowners. Their products include clay face brick, manufactured and natural stone veneers, architectural block, concrete and stone pavers, flagstone, concrete retaining wall products, contractor supply products and more.


North Star Stone and Masonry Names Dean Chamblee as Operations Supervisor

Mendota Heights, Minn. – March, 2015 –  North Star Stone and Masonry, a leader for top-quality brick, block, stone and landscaping materials in southern Minnesota announced that Dean Chamblee has accepted the position of Operations Supervisor for North Star Stone and Masonry in Rochester, MN.

“We are excited to have Dean join the North Star team,” said Chad Grande, Regional Manager. “Dean brings over 25 years of experience in the masonry industry, both on the contractor side and supplier side of the business.”

Dean is a native of New Mexico and has worked as a masonry contractor/owner in Colorado and Wisconsin.  He also worked for a large brick and block manufacturer in Colorado as a dispatcher and inventory/purchasing manager.  Dean is excited to put his experience to work in helping customers in the Rochester area.

North Star Stone and Masonry serves southern Minnesota builders, architects, contractors and homeowners. Their products include clay face brick, manufactured and natural stone veneers, architectural block, concrete and stone pavers, flagstone, natural stone, concrete retaining wall products and more. 


 

 

 

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