MANKATO, MN- A Sauk Rapids company is buying a Mankato construction firm.

Rice Companies recently announced the purchase of Mankato–based Gosewisch Construction.

Gosewisch's office in Mankato will be the third location and second acquisition for Rice Companies.

Rice will retain all of Gosewisch's current construction and field staff.

Rice Companies CEO/President Chris Rice says  “The addition of Gosewisch and its team will help Rice Companies expand our services and better serve our customers in southern Minnesota, Iowa and South Dakota.” 

Headquartered in Sauk Rapids, MN, Rice Companies also has an office in Glencoe, MN. Rice acquired Cosmos-based Raske Construction in 2013.

Gosewisch was founded by David Gosewisch in 1977.

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