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What’s Right With This Picture?

In today's short video from Building Wisconsin TV, Plumbers 75 apprentice Brian S. talks about the advantages of a plumbing apprenticeship over college. Getting paid while you learn with great benefits and a good-paying job waiting when you're done without any student loan debt. That's what's right with this picture! Go to [...]

2019-03-11T15:53:38+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Get To Fiserv Forum!

Those who follow the Building Wisconsin Blog know that we've featured a behind-the-scenes tour of the new Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee. If you haven't been there yet, you need to go! The sight lines are first rate, the spectator amenities are unsurpassed, the Bucks and Marquette are winning and the venue can be [...]

2019-02-25T15:38:16+00:00 February 25th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

A New Project At UW Hospital – American Center

A new $255 million clinic for specialty care is planned next to the UW Hospital at the American Center on Madison's far east side. Click here for more details. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature the construction of the existing hospital. Host Stuart Keith meets with Ron Babler from Plumbers 75 contractor The Hooper Corporation who provides a behind-the-scenes plumbing [...]

2019-02-18T17:25:33+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Pride In Fiserv Forum

There's plenty of Wisconsin pride in Fiserv Forum right now. The Milwaukee Bucks own the best record in the NBA and their star player, Giannis Antetokounmpo, has been chosen captain of the Eastern Conference All-Star team. The other Fiserv Forum tenant, Marquette Mens Basketball currently boasts a Top 10 national ranking. The pride [...]

2019-02-06T16:01:26+00:00 February 6th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

A Chapter Closes, Another Begins

Yesterday marked the end of the 30 year life of the Bradley Center in Milwaukee as the roof was imploded. In case you missed it, click here to see the video. But as that chapter closes, another begins with the beautiful, new Fiserv Forum. In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we’ll tour the new arena [...]

2019-01-16T15:17:38+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

New Year, New Career

If one of your New Year's resolutions is a new career, check out the Building Trades. Plumbers, Electricians, Steamfitters, Operating Engineers - all are looking to recruit good workers. You'll get paid while you're learning valuable skills and pay is the same for women and men. You'll also get health care, retirement benefits [...]

2019-01-09T15:54:43+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Plumbers Make The World Go Around

December has been Plumbing Careers Month on the Building Wisconsin Blog. Have you ever thought about where we'd be without plumbers? Back digging holes for wells and outhouses, that's where! Plumbers do everything from making sure our toilets flush to engineering roof drainage and even the beer lines for massive structures such as [...]

2018-12-31T16:10:18+00:00 December 31st, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Plumbers 75 Apprenticeship Program

December is Plumbing Careers Month on the Building Wisconsin Blog. Today's video from Building Wisconsin TV features the Plumbers Local 75 Apprenticeship Program for Wisconsin. If you’ve ever thought about a career in the construction trades, this video shows what you can expect for training as a Plumbers 75 apprentice and the opportunities and income a career in [...]

2018-12-26T14:39:39+00:00 December 26th, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments