As a subcontractor to LeJeune Steel Company of Minneapolis, Hillsdale fabricated approximately 3,100 tons of steel for the new U.S. Bank Stadium
long-span roof. Fabrication included the thrust blocks as well as all components of the monumental ridge truss spanning 970 feet along the length of the field, which provides the primary support for the entire roof structure. The $975M facility was designed to host a variety of events, including NFL football, MLS soccer, NCAA basketball as well as high school and amateur sports, cultural celebrations and entertainment events. At 1.7M square feet, the venue holds 65,000 seats and features operable window walls and an ETFE element to the roof that allows natural light into the building.