Congratulations to Jane Snyder on her retirement!

Jane has worked for DSC for 18 years in the accounting department – helping with the Andersen Division/Fareway account out of our Ankeny office. Friends, family, clients, and coworkers joined in a celebration last week for her final day. Thank you for all of your years of service with DSC, Jane!  

Dean Snyder Construction Announces Transition to ESOP

Dean Snyder Construction has officially invited their employees to become employee-owners through its newly created Employee Stock Ownership Plan (or “ESOP”). Founded in 1958, DSC has grown from its original founder to more than 230 employees with two office locations in Iowa and one in Omaha, Nebraska. The shift to employee-ownership will help preserve DSC’s […]

State of the Industry

It has been over a year since our nation experienced our first bout of “essential” business. As a General Contractor and Design-Builder headquartered in the state of Iowa, our crews at Dean Snyder Construction (DSC) have been grateful for the opportunities to continue to work, not only in our home state, but across the country as […]

DSC Helps Easterseals Update Sidewalks

DSC Ankeny crews returned to Easterseals Iowa Camp Sunnyside this past week to complete another service project for the organization. Easterseals serves Iowans with disabilities and special needs throughout their lives, from six weeks old to seniors, and is well-known for their camp and respite programs provided at Camp Sunnyside where clients enjoy horseback riding, […]

Kwik Star Le Mars Now Open

Kwik Star Le Mars is officially open as of March 25 with a grand opening ceremony scheduled for Thursday, April 8. The new 8,700 SF Kwik Star with a 2,000 SF attached one-bay car wash will employ 40-45 people. DSC started the construction last fall. Superintendent Scott Gerhardt and building crew will soon be transitioning […]

Build New or Add On? Building Questions to Consider in 2021

Out of space at your current facility and need to accommodate predicted future growth? Or is your facility so out-of-date it makes sense to just start over? Do you build new or add on? It’s fun to dream about the possibilities of a new, state-of-the-art facility, but often there are items that could stand in […]