Associate Members

This is our membership category for businesses and other entities. The history of many associate members is closely tied with municipal utilities. Associate Members provide valuable services to Regular Members. MMUA and its utility members value the Associate Members and the goods and services they provide. Below is a list of our Associate Members.



Company Name

BlueSky Daylighting, Inc.

Physical Address: 42324 300th Avenue SE, Fosston, MN 56542-9213
Mailing Address: 42324 300th Avenue SE, Fosston, MN 56542-9213
Phone: 218.686.8216  
Fax: 218.563.2530

We are an underground utility contractor for telecommunication and power systems. We install conduit, cables, pedestals, hand holes, and pads by means of directional drilling, trenching and plowing. We also offer non-destructive utility exposure and liquid clean-up and removal services.

Bolton & Menk, Inc.

Physical Address: 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001-5900
Mailing Address: 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001-5900
Phone: 507.625.4171  
Fax: 507.625.4177

Bolton & Menk, Inc. is a Minnesota-based engineering firm founded in 1949. For over six decades, we have been committed to improving quality of life through engineering excellence and client satisfaction. We serve private and public clients in the areas of environmental, civil, transportation and water resources engineering. A full range of professional land surveying and GPS (Global Positioning Systems) services are also available. With the corporate office in Mankato, the firm maintains offices in Fairmont, Sleepy Eye, Burnsville, Willmar, Ramsey, Maplewood, Baxter, Rochester and Chaska, Minnesota; Ames, Spencer and Des Moines, Iowa; and Fargo, North Dakota.

Border States Electric Supply Company

Physical Address: 9100 Wyoming Avenue North, Suite 550, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Mailing Address: PO Box 2767, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445-2767
Phone: 763.315.9426   Toll Free: 800.676.5834  
Fax: 763.315.9430

As a 100 percent employee-owned company, we're a leading provider of supply chain solutions. We specialize in providing value-added services, technical expertise and quality products to support our customers' supply chain needs in the construction, industrial and utility industries' distribution, transmission and substations are three of our specialties. With a network of 63 branches throughout 14 states, we are one of the largest independent electrical distributors in the United States.

Braun Intertec Corporation

Physical Address: 11001 Hampshire Avenue S, Minneapolis, MN 55438
Mailing Address: 11001 Hampshire Avenue S, Minneapolis, MN 55438
Phone: 952.995.2000  
Fax: 952.995.2020

Braun Intertec assists public and private organizations and property owners with site evaluations, site preparation recommendations, and construction support services. With more than 1,000 employees corporate wide across 30 offices, Braun Intertec staff represent multiple technical disciplines including environmental consulting, geotechnical engineering, testing, special inspections, geothermal consulting and facilities evaluations.

Brink Constructors, Inc.

Physical Address: 2950 North Plaza Drive, Rapid City, SD 57702
Mailing Address: 2950 North Plaza Drive, Rapid City, SD 57702
Phone: 605.342.6966  

Ron Mickschl, Business Development Manager
Phone: 651.755.0332

Brink Constructors, Inc. is an electrical contractor with over 75 years of experience in the areas listed below:

  • High voltage transmission lines
  • Substation construction
  • Overhead & underground distribution
  • Natural gas pipeline construction

Brink Constructors, Inc.  is owned by Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) and is headquartered in Rapid City, SD with operations in Princeton, MN.


Brookings Municipal Utilities

Physical Address: 525 Western Avenue, Brookings, SD 57006
Mailing Address: PO Box 588, Brookings, SD 57006-0588
Phone: 605.692.6325  
Fax: 605.697.8470

  • General Manager: Steve Meyer
  • Electrical Superintendent: Russ Halgerson
  • Line Superintendent: Doug Mahanke
  • Line Foreman: Todd VanderWal
  • Maintenance: Ryan Thompson
  • Lineworker: Vance Voegeli
  • Lineworker: Morgan Vrchota
  • Human Resources: Katie Krogman
  • Administrative Assistant: Becky Peterson

Brown and Caldwell

Physical Address: 370 Wabasha Street North, Suite 500, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Mailing Address: 370 Wabasha Street North, Suite 500, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Phone: 651.298.0710  

Tracy Ekola, VP/Midwest Senior Director
Phone: 651.468.2034
Cell: 320.250.6147

Brown and Caldwell (BC) is one of the largest environmentally-focused firms and a leader in adapting state-of-the-art approaches to safeguard drinking water, maintain sanitary systems, improve vital infrastructure, and restore habitats to keep our communities thriving. We offer full-service engineering, construction, program management, science and research services. BC is comprised of 1,700 professionals in 52 offices throughout North America and the Pacific, creating solutions to help municipalities, private industry, and government agencies successfully overcome their most challenging water and environmental obstacles.


Physical Address: 2777 Orchard Parkway, San Jose, CA 95134
Mailing Address: 2777 Orchard Parkway, San Jose, CA 95134
Phone: 763.268.3346  
Fax: 763.268.3301

Calix is the leading provider of the cloud, software platforms, systems and services required to deliver the unified access network and smart premises of tomorrow. We enable the winning Communication Service Providers to turn relentless subscriber demand into new revenue streams by deploying software defined access networks and smart premises platforms to connect everyone and everything.

Carr's Tree Service

Physical Address: 307 State Hwy. 78, Ottertail, MN 56571
Mailing Address: PO Box 250, Ottertail, MN 56571-0250
Phone: 218.367.3355   Toll Free: 888.470.3355  
Fax: 218.367.3358

Carr's Tree Service has been in business for over 40 years and has now expanded to serve the majority of the state of Minnesota with offices in Ottertail, Owatonna/Faribault, St. Cloud/Anoka, and Sleepy Eye. Our employees are highly skilled in all areas of the tree service industry. Our employees are certified line clearance tree trimmers. Training entails CPR and First Aid, Aerial Rescue Practices and line voltage recognition. We are proud to be a member of the International Society of Arboriculture and Tree Care Industry Association.

Cavalier Municipal Utilities

Physical Address: 300 West 2nd Avenue North, Cavalier, ND 58220
Mailing Address: PO Box 750, Cavalier, ND 58220-0750
Phone: 701.265.8668  
Fax: 701.265.4884

  • Operations Manager: Barry Walton

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