Agri-Systems, Inc. has been a trusted name in grain bin storage design and construction since 1967. Our team has the knowledge and expertise required to handle a wide range of projects that can be fully customized to your unique needs. No project is too simple or too complex. Whether you require a design and build plan from the ground up or want to expand an existing grain storage system, we’ll get the job done right.
Grain Bin Erection
We have completed countless grain bin erections in our over fifty years of experience. Our dedicated grain bin builder team can complete a wide range of jobs, from small 18’ farm bins and tanks to large 156’ diameter bins. We get the job done quickly and correctly regardless of size and scope. Although we never cut corners for safety and accuracy, we are notorious for always completing our work on time.
Millwright and Grain Handling Equipment Installation
As a millwright contractor, we’re trusted throughout the midwest and beyond for completing any grain handling project. Our team can take care of everything from the design, installation, and even repairs of grain handling equipment and storage systems. Quality and efficiency are always at the top of our minds, so you can rest assured that the job will get done right.
Concrete and Foundations
Agri-Systems, Inc. is fully capable of constructing concrete foundations for your grain storage and handling facilities. Our experts are passionate about ensuring that every aspect of your project goes off without a hitch, and getting the foundation just right is mission-critical. That’s why we take care to fully evaluate your property’s soil conditions and location, as well as bin height and diameter, in order to pour a proper concrete foundation in place. No matter how great or small the project is, we take pride in using cast-in-place anchor bots to ensure the very best work. While other companies have switched over to methods like drill-in anchors, we don’t settle for what’s “easier.” Instead, we focus on quality and longevity so you can feel confident in our work.
In addition to grain bin foundations, our concrete services include:
- Stem Wall Grain Bin Foundations w/Reclaim Tunnels and Tunnel Aeration
- Leg Tower Foundations
- Boot Pits, Receiving Pits, and Tunnels
- Truck Scale Systems
- Structural Support Towers for Load Out Tanks
- Concrete Aprons and Approaches
- Building Foundations and Flatwork
Crane Services & Other Equipment
When we say we do it all and have it all, we mean it! Agri-Systems, Inc. offers complete crane and rigging capabilities, so the job gets done right and on time. In general, we offer crane operation on our construction projects, but we’re also happy to discuss crane services and rentals for customers located throughout Central Minnesota. We always focus on safety and efficiency so that work is completed in a timely, cost-effective manner. Some of our crane services include:
- Grain Storage and Handling Facilities
- Structural Steel Placement on Buildings
- Maintenance and Repair
- Rafter Setting
- Light Bulb Replacement
- Rooftop Unit Replacement
- Pre-Cast Concrete Setting
- Loading & Unloading of Specialized Equipment
In addition to providing crane services and rentals, you may also be in need of other equipment rentals. We’re here to help! Whether you prefer to operate the equipment on your own or rent the equipment with a certified operator, we’ve got you covered. Available equipment includes:
- Man Lifts (From 40’ -135’)
- Scissors Lifts
- Fork Lifts
- Tele-Handler Lifts
- Skid Steers
- Grain Bin Jacks
The efficiency of your entire operation rests on the design of your grain storage and handling systems. And as commercial and farm grain facilities continue to grow larger and more complex, getting the design just right is becoming more important than ever. Agri-Systems, Inc. employs a team of knowledgeable sales staff and design and engineering experts who collaborate with you and each other to ensure a smart, sustainable, efficient design schematic. Together, we can set you up with the highest quality products, smart grain handling solutions, intelligent design, smooth and efficient construction, and a long-lasting storage and handling solution that can be expanded easily with minimal maintenance.
How do we do it? First, we meet with you to get to know your unique goals and needs. This includes making a visit to survey your site and existing equipment. Accuracy and precision are always of the utmost importance to us. Next, our team provides detailed design drawings with Auto Cad so you can visualize and approve the project. Once approved, your design is shown to our suppliers to ensure perfection throughout the fabrication process.
Repair, Storm Damage, Upgrades, and Grain Bin Moving
In addition to excellence as a grain bin builder and designer, Agri-Systems, Inc. is able to complete upgrade work.
Repair & Storm Damage
Whether your site has been completely devastated by a storm or dented from an accident, we’re here to get you back up and running at full capacity. We understand how these unexpected situations can be stressful and negatively impact your performance. Our team will quickly and accurately assess the damage and determine the best repair solution for your enterprise. Some of our common repairs include:
- Partial and complete roof replacements
- Replacing damaged body sheets
- Demolition and re-build to replace
Many commercial enterprises and farmers find themselves in a position where they have existing grain bins, but need help making their system more efficient, safe, and user-friendly. We can provide upgrades that modernize and improve your operation. This may include bringing in additional bin rings for increased storage capacity or even converting an existing bin into a drying bin. Some of our common upgrade projects include:
- Installing Aeration Systems- adding floors, fans, heaters, and roof vents to existing grain bins
- Installing Ladders or Stairways- adding inside ladders, platforms, safety cages, and spiral stairways
- Installing Unloading Equipment- upgrading to faster unloading equipment, adding power sweeps, etc.
- Conversion to Drying- adding stirring machines, fans and heaters, and outside bin liners to convert your bin into an in-bin drying system
- Gaining Capacity- adding additional rings onto existing bins to gain more bushel capacity.
- Adding Accessories- installing roof vents, grain spreaders, level alerts, sensors, etc.
- Hopper Bottoms- putting your old grain bin on a hopper bottom for easier use
- Door Upgrades- installing a larger, more accessible door into existing bins, replacing the small old one.
Grain Bin Moving
Need to relocate a grain bin? We’ve got you covered. No matter how large or small, our experts will determine the best method for moving your bin safely and efficiently.