Our History

Carl Lachmansingh prepared for starting an electrical wholesale company by working 13 years for two large Twin Cities suppliers and a major regional lighting agency.

Carlo Lachmansingh Sales, Inc. was established in 1990 as a supplier of electrical products with an emphasis on commercial lighting.

We are conveniently located in south central Minneapolis, off of Interstate 35W, in an 8,750 square foot warehouse/office space.

Carlo Lachmansingh Sales, Inc. has years of experience in electrical wholesaling with expertise in all phases of lighting and related products. We offer personalized service and timely responses to all of our customers’ concerns.   This philosophy has been evident in Carlo Lachmansingh Sales, Inc. earning the “1996 Supplier of the Year” award by the National Association of Minority Contractors and the MNDOT DBE Contractor of the Year Award in 2007.

Notable Projects

• Temporary Flood Lighting for I-35W Collapsed Bridge Reconstruction

• City of St. Louis Park Decorative Lighting Project

• Numerous Metro Transit Park & Ride Facilities Project

• Metro Transit Light Rail Tunnel Project

• TCF Bank Stadium Infrastructure Lighting

• I-494 Reconstruction

• Maple Grove Arbor Lakes Decorative Lighting

• City of Minneapolis Lake Street Decorative Lighting

• Northstar Rail LED Platform Lighting

• Midtown Greenway Pedestrian Bridge

• Roseville Twin Lakes Decorative Lighting Project

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Awards & Accolades

Mn/DOT Honors Carlo Lachmansingh as its
DBE Contractor of the Year in 2007

St. Cloud State honors Carlo Lachmansingh with
The G.R. Herberger Alumni Leadership Award