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Does Your Fire Sprinkler Design Meet NFPA Regulations?

Is your sprinkler system NFPA approved? LKPB can install your sprinkler system so that it provides adequate protection for your commercial property.

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5 Energy-Saving Solutions for Your Commercial Property

Stop wasting money on outdated systems. Now is the time to partner with LKPB to find out where you can save money and secure your business for the future.

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LKPB Engineers, Inc. is Now Hiring a Marketing Coordinator

LKPB is assembling an all‐star cast of marketers ‐‐ a team of lean, mean, digitally fluent, content‐creating machines to take our marketing to the next level. We are looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Coordinator to help us in our overall marketing efforts. This position will be an integral part of the development and execution of marketing plans which blend inbound and outbound marketing strategies to reach desired targets, elevate brand awareness and promote firm growth.

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LKPB Engineers

At LKPB Engineers, the skillset required for success goes beyond the technical aspects of conventional engineering. For us, developing a strong technical base is incredibly important to long-term success, but after those critical first few years of your career, we like to explain the career path for people as being very similar to a create-your-own adventure book. If you enjoy the technical aspects of our profession and want to be a project engineer or eventually a project manager focused on getting projects out the door, this path is available for you. If you would like to explore the marketing and business development aspects of our profession, we will make sure you gain the tools and skills needed to be comfortable in that type of role. And if you want to end up in a management or leadership role, once again we will make sure this path is laid our properly for you to accomplish your ultimate goal.

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6th Annual Golf Scramble & Fundraiser

Thank you to our sponsors! Because of your support, we were able to raise $1,000 for Mayo Capital Projects and the Hurricane Relief effort.

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Summer at LKPB

Employee motivation and focus can be a hard, especially in the summer. Over time, LKPB Engineers has adopted policies to help employees stay focused when in the office and give them the time they need to recuperate or get out of the office when needed.

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U of M: Health Science Education Center

A new building is making its way onto the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities campus. A state of the art Health Sciences Education Center complete with simulation training and LKPB is engineering and designing the electrical, mechanical, plumbing, medical gas, and fire protection systems.

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Rotary International and LKPB Involvement

Rotary International is one of the world’s first service organizations. Founded in 1905, it has grown to over 35,000 chapters with over 1.2 million members in virtually every country. Defined by their website, Rotary’s purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and to advance goodwill and peace around the world. It is a non-political, non-sectarian organization, open to all people regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference.

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Engineering Green

Green energy and sustainable buildings are a constant design goal for many professionals in the building design and construction industry. According to the Solar Energy Industries Associate (SEIA) the United States has installed approximately 2 Giga Watts of solar photovoltaics in Q1 of 2017. This brings the total watts of solar photovoltaics installed to approximately 45 Giga Watts in the United States. The use of photovoltaics to produce electricity is a growing industry that provides clean electricity for homes, businesses and communities throughout the world. Many photovoltaic installations provide localized electricity generation to off-set the use of utility electricity. (http://www.seia.org/research-resources/us-solar-market-insight)

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A New Space for LKPB Engineers

We’re making big strides towards the last step in our rebranding process at LKPB Engineers; the lease has been signed for our new office space in the Twin Cities! It’s in Northeast Minneapolis, just 2.7 miles from our current location. An 8450sf space in the southwest wing of the 6th floor at Broadway Ridge Office Center, with a great view of Downtown! More important than the location, is the choice of this building over many others and finally the design process to create the most productive, integrated space possible.

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