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Pride In Hiring Locally

We're always being told to "buy local." It's fundamentally important that we "hire local" too when it comes to our major construction projects. Wisconsin contractors paying a responsible wage to our highly trained Wisconsin trades people ensures that the money - and taxes - stay here to maintain the quality of life that [...]

2019-04-08T15:34:38+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Madison Hosts Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Contest

The new Steamfitters Local 601 Training Center in Madison was the site for the Wisconsin Pipe Trades State Apprenticeship Contest held last week. Apprentices from around the state representing different trades including Plumbers, Sprinklerfitters and Steamfitters competed in their respective exercises requiring exacting tolerances. The Steamfitter specialties were welders, pipefitters and HVAC service. Union leaders, participating contractors [...]

2019-04-01T16:24:58+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

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