NORD Gear partnered with Vogel Bros. for three different renovation/additions at their headquarters in Waunakee within the past 20 years. The first project consisted of two additions to the existing facility including Class A office space and manufacturing space. The office was constructed with a conventional steel frame, steel studs, brick veneer building envelope, single [...]

WI Structures & Materials Testing Laboratory


The Wisconsin Structures & Materials Testing Laboratory provides UW-Madison engineering students and faculty, as well as industry professionals, access to equipment and technical support for testing material specimens and full-scale structural components. The purpose of the lab is to enhance the teaching and research experience that UW engineering programs offer through the ability to perform hands-on experimental testing techniques. The lab [...]

UAS Labs Fermentation Facility


UAS Laboratories celebrated a significant milestone with the building of their fermentation plant. This manufacturing facility is their second location of business, and supports their commitment to continuous growth and ongoing leadership within the probiotic marketplace. Now with two facilities dedicated solely to fermentation and production of probiotics, UAS Labs can control quality and value throughout the supply chain. A [...]

Fairbanks Morse Engine Test Stands

Fairbanks Morse is a power system manufacturer, delivering industry leading engines for over 70 years to communities, businesses and our military. Their campus is sprinkled with “labs” to test the engines. Maybe not what you’d typically think of for a lab, but these test stands are exactly that: a diesel laboratory where a product is created and then tested; [...]

Fairbanks Morse Engine Paint Booth

Fairbanks Morse is a power system manufacturer and has been powering the United States Navy and Coast Guard for over 70 years, delivering industry leading engine systems for Lockheed Martin. When a new contract with the Navy would require the manufacturing of a larger engine (think...an engine the size of a boxcar!), FME needed a larger [...]

Endres Manufacturing Company

Endres Manufacturing Company is a AISC Certified steel manufacturing company, providing everything from structural steel to general contractors down to individual beams for home builders. They were in need of an addition to their manufacturing facility, and called upon their trusted building partner: Vogel Bros. Endres and Vogel Bros. share a long history of working together, as Endres has supplied [...]

United Vaccines


United Vaccines, Inc is a Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certified company that is licensed by both the USDA and the European Union because it is the only manufacture of products for the fur bearing animal industry that is licensed to ship in North America and Europe. Due to successful growth, their former facility became inadequate for the proper manufacturing [...]

Saint-Gobain Portage Plant


The Saint-Gobain Portage Plant Expansion project consists of a 48,000 sqft addition to the existing manufacturing facility. Site improvements include a parking lot addition, access road for improved site logistics, relocation of existing storage shed and resurfacing of existing parking lot. The new facility will provide Saint-Gobain with the capacity for continued growth and development and includes a 9,000 [...]

Duluth Trading Co. Warehouse

Duluth Trading Company is a rapidly growing lifestyle brand for the modern, self-reliant American. Based in Mt. Horeb, their products are high quality, solution-based casual wear, workwear and accessories for men and women who lead a hands-on lifestyle and who value a job well-done. They are committed to outstanding customer service backed by their “No [...]

SAFC Verona


The second phase of SAFC’s Master Plan included a new 13,900 square foot warehouse with storage capacity for raw materials for both SAFC’s Verona and Madison sites. 2,900 square feet of new manufacturing space includes three new cGMP areas to support projects. Two of the areas will be designated for smaller lab-scale manufacturing in the [...]

SAFC Madison


Over the course of 8 years, Vogel Bros. has performed several renovation and addition projects at SAFC’s Madison plant. Our first project consisted of the interior structural mezzanine for the Class I Division 2 rated reactor bay.  We also performed the installation of the reactors and the associated piping. The next major project was SAFC’s [...]

SAFC Pharma Verona Plant


SAFC Pharma engaged the Vogel Bros. design-build team to provide the design, process engineering and construction services for their new Verona facility that manufacturers the primary, potent ingredient in pharmaceutical drugs. Located on 15 acres of green space in Verona, the new facility houses cGMP pharmaceutical production space capable of producing batch sizes up to [...]

SAFC Madison Plant


SAFC’s Madison plant is a pharmaceutical production facility containing six FDA approved production laboratories, a pilot plan and support offices. The building includes built-in flexibility features to accommodate changes in drug development processes and a sophisticated airhandling system to minimize air contamination. The process equipment installed has the ability to maintain the reactor vessel temperature [...]

Nord Gear

Vogel Bros. was selected at the general contractor for several renovations and addition to Nord Gear’s manufacturing and office facility. Construction consisted of two additions to their existing facility. The additions added space to their manufacturing warehouse and their shipping and receiving space. Additional renovations to the locker room and restrooms and extensive landscaping were [...]