City of Springfield, Minnesota

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Major Employers

Sanborn Manufacturing, a division of Midwest Air Technologies

Sanborn Manufacturing, formally Powermate Corporation, makes the Sanborn compressor line.  These compressors are available in a wide variety of tank configurations, capacities and pressure ratings. At the heart of many Sanborn compressors is an ASME certified tank that is teamed-up with user-friendly features and reliable pumps and motors that make our air compressors the best kept secret in the industry

Sanborn manufacturing currently employs over 50  associates, with plans to continue growth to over 200 employees in the Springfield location. 


Acme Ochs Brick Co.
Acme Ochs Brick has recently purchased the assets of Ochs Brick and Tile Co.  Ochs Brick has been in operation for 109 years and is Minnesota's only brick manufacturing plant. Acme Ochs Brick is headquarted in Springfield and will continue with a long tradition of supplying brick in the upper midwest.  Acme Ochs Brick has the capacity to manufactures 60 million bricks a year! They have a total employment of 80 employees located in Springfield. www.ochsbrick.com

Teske Manufacturing
On December 2, 2002, Teske Manufacturing Incorporated began operations to provide high quality utility trailers to the marketplace along with select livestock products utilizing our production, fabrication, and powdercoat paint capabilities. As a result of the asset purchase of Barron Fabrication, Teske Manufacturing is currently located at 910 West Wilson St in Springfield. Our goals include building quality products at competitive prices, establishing and maintaining enduring relationships with our employees, customers, vendors and the business community, and positioning Teske Manufacturing to be able to capitalize on future opportunities which complement our current products.  Web site at teskemfg.com

St. John Lutheran Home
St. John's offers both nursing home care and assisted living options. They currently have 235 employees. More information is available on St. John Lutheran Home under our Health Care section.

Springfield Medical Center
This clinic and hospital combination employs 80 individuals. Please see our Health Care section for more details on the Medical Center.