Industrial/Process/Research Facilities, Design-Build Honor Award
Polar Semiconductor, Inc.
Design-Builder and General Contractor:
Dunham Associates (Electrical and Mechanical)
VAA, LLC (Structural)
Sunde Engineering, PLLC (Civil)
Polar Semiconductor based in Bloomington, Minnesota, is a quality fabricator of custom semiconductor wafers used for everything from automobiles to flat-screen televisions. With an existing 200,000-square-foot facility, Polar Semiconductor includes both Class 10 and Class 10,000 clean rooms to meet the stringent requirements for high-performance semiconductors sought by industrial and consumer product manufacturers. The Polar Fab III project was a 90,300-square-foot clean room semiconductor fabrication facility expansion on the company’s current site in Bloomington, Minnesota.