Founded by the Becken family in 1927, Cemstone offers truly integrated and sustainable "concrete solutions" for its customers in the Upper Midwest and across the country.
Cemstone owns and operates a network of ready-mix concrete plants and aggregate facilities. The company offers a full line of ready-mixed concrete, decorative concrete, high performance concrete, aggregate products, concrete masonry units, brick and decorative stone. Cemstone also provides professional grade supplies and materials through its network of Contractor Supply Stores.
Cemstone's fleet of ready mix trucks and concrete booms deliver and place quality concrete for everything from residential driveways, to above grade walls in homes built with Insulating Concrete Form (ICF) technology, to high-rise commercial buildings and sports stadiums.
The company's engineering services group includes a team of licensed engineers, geologists, certified field technicians and support staff to assist the design community from the development of a project to its completion.
Cemstone's commitment to the environment helps define our culture and guides our business. We are a recognized leader in sustainable concrete technologies, such as pervious concrete, and the application of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) practices.. Cemstone is a leading supplier of aggregates,including sand,gravel,base material and decorative materials such as clear limestone,river rock,granite,quartz and trap rock. Cemstone offers a full line of premium quality stone and brick products,including pavers,wall stone,flagstone,edgers and more. Visit North Star Stone and Masonry for details. Cemstone offers a complete line of Concrete Masonry Units (CMUs) to meet any need,from big-box retail to residential construction. Manufactured in Medford,Minn.,by North Star Stone and Masonry,our CMUs feature a wide range of weights,sizes,shapes,colors,textures and exposed surface treatments for virtually any architectural or structural application-including retaining walls,veneers and masonry block. Wall system offers energy efficiency,durability,safety-and sustainability ICFs are ideally suited for commercial structures,like CineMagic Theater in Burnsville,MN. Insulating concrete forms (ICFs) have been gaining steam in the residential market during the last 10 years: concrete homes currently account for about 16 percent of single family construction. Lately,more architects and builders are also exploring ICFs as an option for commercial construction,capitalizing on the system's energy efficiency,durability and ease of construction. Commercial structures built with ICFs are poised to reap the environmental benefits of the building system on a grand scale,creating longer-lasting,more comfortable businesses that will provide healthy environments for employees. Cemstone Contractor Supply is one of the Midwest's leading supplier of construction related products,as well as a national leader in the distribution of insulating concrete forms use to build concrete homes. From reinforcing steel and power tools to our own line of quality sealers and curing compounds,CCS stocks over 10,000 professional grade items that meet the needs of commercial and residential customers. Cemstone concrete offers homeowners a longer lasting,more sustainable and environmentally friendly product over other building materials such as petroleum-based asphalt. Consider a DURA-CRETE® driveway,or concrete patio,interiors floors or kitchen countertop project. And definitely consider insulating concrete form (ICF) technology for a truly energy efficient and healthier new home.