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Operating Engineers 139 Pre Apprenticeship for Wisconsin High School Students

Know of a Wisconsin high school student who might be interested in an Operating Engineer career?  Then watch this episode of Building Wisconsin to learn about the new Operating Engineer Pre Apprenticeship courses being offered to students as a high school elective course.   Classes are online and offered through  Destinations Career Academy.  [...]

March 17th, 2017|Home Page, Wisconsin Operating Engineers 139|0 Comments

Historic Preservation of the Germania Building – Built 1896 Milwaukee WI

Check out the historic preservation of the Germania Building built in 1896 in downtown Milwaukee in this episode of Building Wisconsin.  Host Stuart Keith meets up with construction manager, Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management to learn about the interior demolition, planning and preservation of this iconic building.  And Steve Breitlow from Plumbers [...]

January 11th, 2017|Cardinal Capital Management, Home Page|0 Comments

Solving Homelessness in Milwaukee with Housing First?

Solving the Homeless Problem in Milwaukee with the Housing First Model at the new Thurgood Marshall Apartments is the subject of this episode of Building Wisconsin.  Host Stuart Keith meets up with Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management and Daniela Imig from Wisconsin Community Services to learn about this new Harm Reduction project [...]

December 8th, 2016|Cardinal Capital Management, Home Page|0 Comments

How To Become a Rig Welder with Steamfitters Local 601

Start your career today as a Rig Welder Helper with Steamfitters Local 601.  Here is a short clip from the Building Wisconsin episode Natural Gas Infrastructure-Pipeline Replacement that explains how you can get started. Also, watch Building Wisconsin this weekend on broadcast stations throughout Wisconsin covering major construction and infrastructure projects in our [...]

November 10th, 2016|Home Page|0 Comments

Steamfitters Showcase Pipeline & Natural Gas Distribution

Building Wisconsin TV will be featuring Steamfitters Local 601 in two episodes covering Pipeline & Gas Distribution.  Both shows will be seen statewide to help educate Wisconsin residents and taxpayers about the necessary replacement of aging natural gas pipelines in our State.  Watch and See who is doing the work to replace them, [...]

September 22nd, 2016|Home Page, Steamfitters Local 601|0 Comments

Thanks to our Building Trades on Labor Day!

Special Thanks on Labor Day to all the union building trades people of Wisconsin for helping build our great State!

September 1st, 2016|Home Page|0 Comments

New Steamfitters Training Center In Madison, WI Breaking Ground

Exciting News...The new steamfitters training center in Madison, WI being funded by the members of Steamfitters Local 601 is breaking ground this week.

August 9th, 2016|Current Events, Home Page|0 Comments

Rain Gardens Can With Help Heavy Rains in Wisconsin

Heavy Summer rains throughout Wisconsin this week means sump pumps are running and pumping basement water often into a saturated yard.   A great reason to install a rain garden for your sump pump discharge.  Check out this video with the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) to see how a rain garden can [...]

July 24th, 2016|Current Events, Home Page|0 Comments

Building Wisconsin TV Welcomes IBEW LOCAL 494

Building Wisconsin TV would like to welcome IBEW Local 494!!   We are looking forward to producing new shows covering the electrical trade with the members of 494 and seeing first hand how dependable electricity is a big part of our quality of life here in Wisconsin. Thank you for keeping the power [...]

Steamfitters Local 601 Building a new Training Center in Madison

In this video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we tour the We Energies Valley Power Plant to learn more about the conversion from coal to natural gas in this power plant serving the City of Milwaukee with electricity and steam. Steamfitters Local 601 is also building a brand new training center in [...]

December 16th, 2015|Home Page, RECENT POST|0 Comments