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About Us

Company History

Robert W. Carlstrom Co. Inc. is recognized throughout Southern Minnesota as a general commercial contractor and construction manager that achieves results. The company was founded in 1945 by Robert W. Carlstrom. In 1976, RWC was taken over by Robert's sons, Jon and Lee Carlstrom. As of 2004, our leadership team consists of Scott Umhoefer as President and Jeremy Hatlevig as Vice President of Operations. The continuity in leadership has yielded steady growth and preserved Robert's commitment to the highest standards of workmanship and service.

    “The essence of leadership is building bonds of trust in your organization.” - Colin Powell

Customer Satisfaction

Customer satisfaction is the cornerstone of our success. We take pride in our close working relationships developed through trust and communication with many of our clients who are repeat customers. We believe it is important to build lasting customer relationships. By understanding a client's needs and wants, we are able to develop the most efficient and effective plan for their project.

RWC's contributions are clearly evident in Mankato and throughout Southern Minnesota, where we have played a significant role in the construction of many major commercial/industrial buildings.

    “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” - Colin Powell

Company Size

Our RWC team consists of a staff that will fit all of your needs:

Scott Umhoefer as our President, Jeremy Hatlevig as our Vice President of Operations, Project Managers and Estimators, and a Field Staff of Tradesmen who are highly trained in all phases of construction.  This includes professional and dedicated supervisors, layout people, equipment operators, forming carpenters, finish carpenters, laborers, concrete finishers and certified welders.

We also work closely with trusted subcontractors who understand our customer’s goals and vision. Together we honor our commitments and keep the customer’s best interests in mind with every project.

    “Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.” – Joseph Joubert

"I find them sensitive to the unique needs of each project and each individual owner."
- David Kane, President, Kane and Johnson Architects