This week, we're showing how improvements are made to our natural gas infrastructure. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith goes to a major We Energies pipeline replacement project to learn more. Guests Elizabeth Jost and Matt Fehler from We Energies talk about natural gas pipelines and transmission and Josh Retzleff from KS Energy Services explains the importance of job safety. Also, Jim O’Brien and Paul [...]
This week, we'll see how improvements are made in our natural gas infrastructure. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we’ll learn about excavating using side boom tractors as host Stuart Keith meets with Terry McGowan from Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139 and Josh Retzleff from KS Energy Services. Stu travels first to Coloma WI to check out the training required and then [...]
Here’s this weekend’s Statewide TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Milwaukee – Sunday, August 18 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18 and 10:30 am on WTMJ TV-4. Madison – Saturday, August 17 at 5:00 am on WKOW TV-27. Sunday, August 18 at 4:00 pm on WKOW TV-27 and 6:30 pm on TVW. Green Bay – Saturday, August [...]
In today's short video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll showcase some of what Steamfitters do at the MillerCoors Brewery in Milwaukee WI. Special thanks to our friends at Steamfitters Local 601. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives in Wisconsin, check out our Roku channel and be sure to like us on Facebook!
Many people spend lots of money to soften and filter the water they use in their home. But how does it get there in the first place? The EPA estimates that up to 10 million US homes and buildings get water from pipes that are at least partially made of lead. In today's [...]
Building Wisconsin TV wants to echo congratulations to Steamfitters Local 601 members Scott Graper (welder) and Justin Lindberg (steamfitter) for placing 1st in the 2019 UA District 4 Apprentice Contest. They moved on to the UA International Pipe Trades Championships in Ann Arbor MI. In today’s video, we feature competition from the 2019 [...]
Here’s this weekend’s Statewide TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Milwaukee – Sunday, August 11 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18 and 10:30 am on WTMJ TV-4. Madison – Saturday, August 10 at 5:00 am and 4:00 pm on WKOW TV-27. Sunday, August 11 at 4:30 pm on WKOW TV-27 and 6:30 pm on TVW. Green Bay [...]
In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll see how Wisconsin Laborers are getting the job done at the new Verona WI high school. Host Stuart Keith meets with Verona School District Superintendent Dean Gorell to learn about the project and Kevin Roth from JH Findorff explains the role of Wisconsin Laborers. Stu then travels to the Wisconsin Laborers Apprentice [...]
According to the EPA, roughly 10 million homes and buildings in the US receive water from service lines that are at least partially made of lead, so in this episode of Building Wisconsin, host Stuart Keith meets up with Plumbers 75 contractor Mid City Corporation to see the lead service line replacement process.
Students always dread seeing those first ads for Back To School sales. They mean that summer's almost over and the daily grind begins again soon. But Back To School can be a good thing if you're a high school student taking the WI Operating Engineer Pre-Apprenticeship course offered as an elective through Destinations [...]