About Nevers Industries

WHO WE ARE

Nevers Industries is a second-generation-owned, US-based woodworking company. Our firm was founded in 1976 in Plymouth Minnesota.

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WHAT WE CREATE

We are a manufacturer and marketer of high-end commercial office furniture specializing in the areas of conferencing, casegoods, reception stations and collaborative spaces.

Christopher G. Evenstad

Christopher G. Evenstad

CEO

“Nevers is a second-generation, family-owned business. It’s my great privilege to carry on our established tradition of best in class commercial woodworking quality and committment to customer satisfaction.

Nevers is dedicated to the high standards set at our founding and are rapidly building a brighter future for our customers with new technologies and new product visioning.

As our customer, please note we do not wish do business as usual, only better and better. What we make is an important extension of ourselves; our experiences and skills. Working with us is a partnership of shared achievement. Together, we will help individuals Work in Style.”

CRAFTING SUPERIOR PRODUCTS FOR PRODUCTIVE PEOPLE

Nevers has established an impressive legacy of beautifully crafted tables and case goods for some of the country’s most prestigious offices. From the Pentagon and Camp David to America’s Fortune 100 and 500 companies. Our fit-for-performance solutions fuel workplace productivity by incorporating the latest technology, fostering collaboration and inspiring organizations to thrive.

Known throughout the industry for a can-do flexibility few others possess, Nevers nimbly accommodates customers with standard product lines and tailored solutions that range from slight modifications and semi-custom upgrades to one-of-a-kind commissions.

By applying our expert craftsmanship to exacting specifications, we create superior products that allow productive people to Work in Style.

Gerald A. Evenstad, Founder
(1948 – 2015)


We continue to warmly acknowledge our Founder, Gerald Evenstad, with memories of a great man who started Nevers in 1976 out of his love of fine woodworking. Gerry grew Nevers Oak into a nationally-recognized meeting room furniture company which eventually became the firm we are now: Nevers Industries.

Gerry was gracious and gregarious to everyone he ever met. He was an avid reader, enjoyed rounds of golf and was quick to laugh. He was passionate about Nevers and the employees. His respect for his team was unbounded, and he was deeply proud of their many talents. He felt a great sense of gratification in building elegant and finely-crafted furniture for his customers.

A U.S. Army veteran, Gerry was stationed in Vietnam from 1968 to 1971. It was an enormous source of personal pride in his life. He was doubly honored when Nevers was commissioned to build furniture for the U.S. Military, the Pentagon and the White House.

Gerry’s intellect, vision and cheerfulness is still missed by all at Nevers.

OUR CORE VALUES

Striving for excellence, everyday.

Nevers is a great company to work for and to work with, thanks to the expertise and commitment of our employees. This foundation for excellence stems from our core values. Individually, and as a company, our core values guide our daily work, influence our decision-making and support our vision of success.

 

Nevers’ Core Values:

Passion – We are fully invested in our work, executing every task with pride and a craftsman’s passion for detail.

Collaboration – We work together for the common good of our customers and our company by uncovering the best solutions through collaborative interactions.

Accountability – must have a willingness to accept responsibility or to account for one’s actions.

Productivity – We are optimistic and accountable, choosing to view challenges as opportunities for fresh thinking and increased productivity.

Integrity – We speak with honesty, think with sincerity and act with integrity to uphold an atmosphere of trust, confidence and respect.

Now that you understand our work style, take a moment to see how we can help you Work in Style.

NEVERS FAQs

Is Nevers on GSA?

Yes, Nevers GSA Contract Number is GS-27F007DA and GS-27F008DA.

What is the typical LEAD TIME on STANDARD PRODUCTS?

4-6 WEEKS

What is the typical LEAD TIME on CUSTOM PRODUCTS?

6-8 WEEKS

What are the Nevers FREIGHT TERMS?

Freight is included on orders over $2,000 Net. All orders UNDER $2,000 NET are subject to a minimum order/additional freight charge of $200 NET.

Is there a FUEL SURCHARGE?

No, currently we do not charge a fuel surcharge fee.

Is there an upcharge for a CUSTOM FINISH?

 

Any order UNDER $5000 LIST will be subject to a 15% upcharge.

What is the process for a CUSTOM FINISH?

A finish sample or stain sample typically takes about 3 to 5 days to prepare. A Finish Sample (Control Sample) is required from the customer before the process of matching approval can begin. A custom matched stain sample will be provided. If the color match meets approval, the approval form needs to be signed, dated and returned to Nevers.

What are the STANDARD LAMINATES?

Any Wilsonart® laminates ending with finish codes (-60) or (-38) are standard. Most Wilsonart® laminates are available in multiple finishes. To find out if the laminate selected is available in finish codes (-60) or (-38) please contact customer service.

Can I specify NON-STANDARD LAMINATES?

 

Certainly! Any commercially available laminate may be specified. Non standard laminate is subject to a minimum upcharge of 15% per order per color. Call Customer Service to confirm pricing.

What is Nevers WARRANTY?

Nevers Industries, Inc. warrants its products to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal and reasonable use and service for a period of ten years from the date of shipment to customer. Proprietary supporting products, which are manufactured by others and sold by Nevers Industries, Inc. carry the original manufacturer’s warranty. The decision of defects in workmanship or materials or the decision of misuse or abuse remains with Nevers Industries, Inc. No warranties other than those contained herein will be implied and Nevers Industries, Inc. does not authorize any person to create any warranties other than those contained herein.

From those we serve . . .

The table is absolutely beautiful, and [the customer] is very pleased. Please share with your team, and let them know how much the quality and craftsmanship has been admired by everyone who came down to see it, and believe me, there were a lot of people sneaking in for a peek!

Senior Account Manager, Furniture Dealership Firm

Nevers quality and attention to detail is second to none. From the initial concept through installation, my partnership with Nevers always results in successful, high-profile projects!

Principal, Prominent Furniture Dealership

Nevers Industries, Inc. | 6845 Wedgwood Court N | Maple Grove, MN 55311 | Tel: 800.242.2443 | Email: info@nevers.com