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S J Groves & Sons CO

965 Highway 169 North
Minneapolis, MN
55441
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(763) 546-6943
(763) 541-8147
 

 
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5 out of 5 stars
By Erick Suarez from La Paz, Bolivia, MN
Posted Nov 9, 2013
 

My mother worked for Groves, when the company was in Bolivia - South America, building a 32 miles Road here in La Paz. It was a nice time.
 
5 out of 5 stars
By franklin b from Rural Retreat, va
Posted Apr 6, 2013
 

I worked 26 yrs. for them and have been gone for 23 yrs and have never worked any where that the co. was ran as well as it was. last job I did for them green ridge mt. maryland finished july 1990. I retired from W&L const. 3 yrs ago as their gen. supt. and never felt like I had ever left S.J. groves. thats the way you feel when you were truly part of something.
 
4 out of 5 stars
By Jim Piedmont from Ca. & Wa st., MN
Posted Feb 7, 2012
 


It was more then just a Construction Company:
A way of life like no other:
To work for Groves was to be building America:
It was a standard above all others in the work that one could get
accomplished like no other:
Although I'm well past my prime as a HRD/W, if I had to do it all
over again & Groves was in the business of moving big dirt I would be there:
Started with Groves out of Syracuse to Texas, to WA, state to
Bolivia back to CA, to Idaho; back to CA where I stayed a little over thirty years & to raise our kids: I'm retired now:
Everything was moving so fast with in every aspect of the business with machinery & all; it was always having to be on top
of things with the learning curve just to Keep pace or ahead of the game where ever one could:
S J Groves had some of the best imaginary earth moving
architects ever working for them:
Moving Big dirt as I like to call it with the big iron rolling'
keeping people in the seats is what I was about:
I knew a little about the insider issue a few years before it went in the way it had: I was sorry to see it close it's doors:

Jim Piedmont /
Jim Vet


 
1 out of 5 stars
By Steve B from Minneapolis, Mn., MN
Posted Mar 4, 2011
 

S. J Groves and Sons Company was one of the finest construction companies in the business. I was proud to be on their team of loyal Groves personnel. Groves was a first class organization.
 
5 out of 5 stars
By paul b. from cape gir. , Mo
Posted Aug 8, 2010
 

this was the best i ever worked for bar none.
 

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