About Us

With roots dating back to 1888, Karkela Construction, a division of Schwab, is a general contractor that provides construction services throughout the Twin Cities metro area with offices in St. Louis Park. Karkela focuses on developing long-term construction relationships with our customers. Our team has expertise in new construction and large-scale renovations.

We address the building needs of clients in the following markets: dental, healthcare, commercial, education, places of worship, manufacturing/industrial, and government. Our knowledgeable team of experts is dedicated to providing you with the best in current practices of the industry.

Karkela maintains the highest level of excellence within the construction industry by providing our clients with outstanding workmanship, professionalism, service, and cost-effective performance. Karkela’s knowledgeable and skilled craftsmen will get your project completed to your exact specifications. Our highly experienced team allows us to service our customer’s needs in the areas of general construction, construction management, and project management.