Visit Us at the Wall and Ceiling Conference & Tradeshow

Visit us next week at the Wall and Ceiling Conference & Tradeshow in Las Vegas, NV! We’ll be exhibiting from April 5-6 at the Green Valley Ranch Resort, Spa & Casino. The event will feature a trade show displaying and demonstrating the latest tools, systems, equipment and services to the wall and ceiling industry. Stop by Booth 36 to learn more about what our Cold Formed Steel department can do for you:

Process Engineering

Excel’s Process Team are experts in Dairy and Food Processing with over 60 years combined experience working for our customers. Expertise in Processing Line Layouts, Regulatory Conformity, Master Planning, Equipment Selections, Project Management & Process Design – from your Smallest Ideas to your Largest Projects! Learn more about our process engineering services here:

You can also visit our Process Team at ProFoodTech tomorrow through Wednesday at McCormick Place in Chicago – we’ll be at booth 1307 in the Dairy Pavilion!

Full-Service Food Processing Facility Design

Did you know Excel has over 30 years of food industry design experience? Registered in all 50 U.S. States and 6 Canadian provinces, our skilled architects and engineers provide professional food processing design services nationwide for facilities specializing in the production of dairy, red meat, bakery, beverage, probitoics, poultry, confectionery, seasoning, snack food, ingredient, vegetable, ready-to-eat, cold storage & distribution. Learn more about our full-service food facility plant design expertise here:

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Lakeside Foods Progress Photos

Here are a few snap shots from our job site at Lakeside Foods in Manitowoc, WI! Lakeside Foods, a supplier of frozen and canned foods to the retail, food service and industrial segments, have invested $40 million to expand operations. The expansion includes a 100,000-square-foot addition to Lakeside Foods’ frozen packaging and storage space to meet custom packaging needs of existing customers and increase capacity to foster growth and product innovation in the frozen foods industry.

These photos were taken by our Construction Services department who are currently on-site throughout the construction portion of the project. To learn more about our Construction Services, visit our website:

2019 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest Winners Announced

2017 US Cheese Championships in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Photo by Mike Roemer 2017 US Cheese Championship in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Photo by Mike Roemer

Congratulations to all the winners at last week’s 2019 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest in Green Bay! We’d like to give a personal shout out to our clients Meister Cheese Co, AMPI-Blair, Agropur, Land O’Lakes, Inc., Henning Cheese, Upstate Farms, Foremost Farms USA, Dairy Farmers of America, Sartori Company, Baker Cheese Factory, Inc., Westby Co-op Creamery, Great Lakes Cheese, Mexican Cheese Producers, V&V Supremo Foods, Inc., Vermont Creamery, The Kraft Heinz Company, Prairie Farms Dairy, Biery Cheese Co., Saputo Inc., Upstate Niagara Cooperative, Inc., & Grassland Dairy Products, Inc.! The winners will be honored at the Wisconsin Cheese Industry Conference in Madison on April 18th – we will be there exhibiting the day before, so be sure to stop by our booth for your chance to wine some wine to pair with these delicious cheeses!


Project Highlight – Abbyland Foods Specialty Sausage

Check out these great photos from Shift Media House of the new 113,000 sq.ft. Abbyland Foods, Inc Specialty Sausage Facility in Abbotsford, WI! We are excited to be a part of this exciting new beef processing plant design! Learn more about what our Food Processing Facilities design team can do for you:

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Upcoming Tradeshows!

Be sure to visit us at our upcoming shows! We’ll be exhibiting at:

PFMA (Plant Facilities & Mainenance Association) – Milwaukee, WI – March 13-14

ProFood Tech – Chicago, IL – March 26-28

Northwest Wall and Ceiling Conference – Las Vegas, NV April 4-6

Wisconsin Cheese Industry Conference in Madison, WI – April 17

Women in Construction – We Excel

As we wrap up Women in Construction week, we’re applauding the dynamic ladies who help us succeed as a national Architectural Engineering firm in the construction field! We wouldn’t be the company we are without these hard-working and talented women.

“Here’s to strong women; may we know them, may we be them, may we raise them.” #WeExcelinHardHatsandHeels

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