Rinderknecht Associates built the first Sonic in Eastern Iowa. The carhop concept came back, rollerskating servers and all! The structure was a wood frame with E.I.F.S. finish and brick veneer on the exterior. And, in true Sonic style, the restaurant caught your eye with its prominent use of neon signs.
Gross Square Feet – 1,850
Start Date – August 2006
Completion Date – November 2006
Client – Dave Nordstrom
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
Contact – Lynn Hennings (319) 560-2102
Rinderknecht has been part of the Cedar Rapids community for more than 130 years. We are proud of the structures that stand as testaments of our contribution to local history. Read More…
Employee ownership makes a measurable difference in the way Rinderknecht does business. Each employee-owner has a personal stake in ensuring that our work is of the highest quality and our customers are completely satisfied. Read More…
Learn more about Rinderknecht's Secret to Success
Check out what President Scott Friauf had to say about his career in construction and the success of Rinderknecht Associates in the Cedar Rapids community when presented with a Bravo Award by the Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance.