P.O. Box 5694025 E. 23rd St. Columbus, NE 68601-0569 1-800-228-0340 behlen@behlenmfg.com
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One of Many Firsts…

  • June 17, 2016

The first Behlen frameless building was introduced in 1950. Walt Behlen described it as a stressed skin monocoque frameless steel building.  #SteelMatters  #BuildSteel #BehlenBuildings #SteelBuildings

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Behlen celebrates 80 Years with an Open House

  • June 14, 2016

Today is  a day of celebration!  Behlen is hosting an open house with plant tours, presentations and socializing.  The fun starts at 1 pm and you can learn more about Behlen history and how we were able to get where…

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In 1945…

  • June 8, 2016

  Brothers Gib and Mike Behlen joined Walt and their father, Fred, in the enterprise in 1945.  They also entered the grain drying field.  In 1946, the growth continued with a new 20,000 sq. ft. factory completed on the east…

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It Started in a Garage…

  • June 6, 2016

In 1936, per Walt Behlen, the Behlen Company was launched with "zero capital."  The first two products getting Behlen started were the Steel Toe Caps for wooden shoes and the CLAM PONN, a simple device used to secure lids of…

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Happy Memorial Day

  • May 28, 2016

"While only one day of the year is dedicated solely to honoring our veterans, Americans must never forget the sacrifices that many of our fellow countrymen have made to defend our country and protect our freedoms." - quoted by Randy…

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Happy Easter!

  • March 26, 2016

This Easter, Behlen Building Systems wishes your heart is full of every good feeling a Happy Easter can bring!!

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Merry Christmas

  • December 23, 2015

May the peace and blessings of Christmas be yours; And may the coming year be filled with happiness.  From your friends at Behlen Building Systems.

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Happy Thanksgiving Day

  • November 25, 2015

On this Thanksgiving there are so many things to be thankful for...  I am thankful for all the friends and family who surround me.  I am also thankful for all the great Partners [Behlen employees] I am fortunate enough to spend…

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We honor our Veterans

  • November 12, 2015

Thank you to all who have served in our military.  The sacrifices you made in honor of our country are worthy of praise and will never be forgotten. You are the definition of the American Hero.

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Happy Halloween

  • October 30, 2015

Happy Halloween to all the ghosts and goblins near and far.  As you venture into the night, please be safe, whether you are trick-or-treating, attending costume parties or simply enjoying the festivities. Have a great time from all your friends…

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