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Affordable Housing Utilizing Universal Design

Universal Design is the design of buildings to make them accessible to all, regardless of age, disability or other factors. There is a growing call for developers to incorporate universal design to make apartments more accessible. In today’s video, Building Wisconsin TV features an affordable housing preservation project at the Northwinds Apartments in Manitowoc. [...]

2019-07-09T15:00:09+00:00 July 9th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Apprentices Advance In WI Pipe Trades Contest

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature the heated competition at the 2019 Wisconsin Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Contest held in Madison at the Steamfitters Local 601 Training Center. Building Wisconsin wants to congratulate the winners: Justin Lindberg in Steamfitting; Tom Adams in Plumbing; Dennis Komassa in Sprinkler Fitting; Dylan Mercier in [...]

2019-06-03T14:32:52+00:00 June 3rd, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Recruiting Veterans To The Trades

Many veterans learn skills during their service that are valuable outside the military. Leaders in the Building Trades recognize this and are recruiting veterans for apprenticeship programs. In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll see what some veterans are saying about becoming a Wisconsin Operating Engineer. For more career opportunities in the [...]

2019-05-28T14:50:36+00:00 May 28th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments