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From a tiki lounge to teaching others: 40 years with TSP

May 11, 2017

Bert Haglund’s first big project as an architectural graduate sounds a bit like a studio pitch for an offbeat sitcom. It involves a tiki-lounge theme restaurant on the shores of frozen Lake Minnetonka and a guy known as “Bamboo Bob.” “I remember seeing Nick doing all his research,” Bert says, referring to his first boss—and […]

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Photos and community reaction from Mayo Civic Center celebration

May 3, 2017

Every building has a backstory. The Mayo Civic Center’s latest expansion is an outgrowth of an 18-year collaborative friendship developed between principal architects at two design firms: Steve Sorensen of TSP, Inc. and Ken Betsch of BetschAssociates. “It’s been an honor and a privilege to provide the client leadership for this very significant project in our […]

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TSP in the news

March 15, 2017

Projects across the TSP footprint made the news during this second full week in March.. ICYMI, here’s a quick look work that’s getting noticed in the communities we serve. KNBN NewsCenter1 aired the opener in a three-part series on how a public plaza for year-round activities could help revitalize Deadwood’s historic downtown. TSP and RDG Planning & Design […]

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Michelle Klobassa named 2017 Influential Woman in Construction

March 8, 2017

It’s the everyday effort that matters. Each morning we come to work, we decide how we will take care of clients, business partners, team members, and coworkers as we create projects together. Small details and many, frequent interactions add up to create a big impression. Our work centers on relationships, and those take time to […]

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TSP co-sponsors art exhibition with longtime partner Augustana University

March 1, 2017

When TSP founder Harold Spitznagel stopped at Augustana University (then a college) to visit his friends in the art department at the liberal-arts school, Carl Grupp sometimes tagged along when they went for coffee. Grupp’s ties to “Spitz” make TSP’s involvement in an exhibition honoring Grupp and his personal art collection even more special. “Carl Grupp: Artist […]

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