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Channel 12 News Business Feature

VAA leaders shared their perspective with Channel 12 News out of Brooklyn Park on building a culture-driven work space that focuses on their greatest asset – VAA employees. View video

2015 ACEC "B" Champs

With a 4-1 record, the VAA softball team won the "B" division of the 35th Annual ACEC/MN Scholarship Fund Softball Tournament. Congrats players.

10th Anniversary of Canstruction at the Mall of America (MOA)

The Canstruction competition will be held September 26-28 at the MOA. Firms in the A/E/C industry build structures made entirely of canned food which are displayed, dismantled and donated to Second Harvest Heartland. VAA is proud to participate to help provide meals for individuals and families that need support.

Visit our donor page and help VAA reach its $12,000 goal. What will VAA build in its seventh year of participation? Come visit us at the MOA.

“Cool Office” in Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Having a functional work environment goes without saying in today’s business market. VAA’s office space goes beyond function by incorporating materials used in many of its projects. VAA engineers worked closely with RSP Architects (a client of VAA’s for over 25 years) to integrate engineering elements, create inviting architecture and comfortable collaboration spaces for employees. Read full article

VAA Sponsors Youth Baseball Tournament

VAA was one of three sponsors for the 2015 Memorial Cup Tournament hosted by the Plymouth New Hope Little League (PNHLL). The two week tournament was held at Zachary Playfields in Plymouth in memoriam of kids, coaches and umpires who have participated in little league. Twenty teams from District 1 Little League participated in the July tournament.

The PNHLL offers kids seven to 12 living within the school district boundaries of Robbinsdale 281, Osseo 279 and Part of Hopkins 270 the opportunity to play baseball in several leagues of varying skills during summer and fall.