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Training For The Journeyman Plumbers Test

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll see why Wisconsin plumbers are among the best trained in the world. Host Stuart Keith travels to Madison Area Technical College to see how Plumbers 75 plumbing apprentices are trained for the Journeyman Plumbers Test. To find a quality plumbing contractor in the Madison WI area, check out the Directory at [...]

2019-03-20T14:28:19+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Thurgood Marshall Apartments Serve The Homeless

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith visits the Thurgood Marshall Apartments in Milwaukee with Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management and Daniela Imig from Wisconsin Community Services. We'll learn how the Housing First Model is used to help homeless people as part of the Harm Reduction Project in Milwaukee County. Subscribe to [...]

2019-03-18T15:21:00+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Training For Wisconsin Operating Engineers

Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV features training for Wisconsin Operating Engineers at the IUOE Local 139 Training Campus in Coloma WI. Host Stuart Keith meets with Terry McGowan from the Wisconsin Operating Engineers and Robb Kahl from the Construction Business Group to learn about the classroom, heavy equipment and on-the-job training that’s required in a Wisconsin Operating Engineer apprenticeship. [...]

2019-03-13T14:34:17+00:00 March 13th, 2019|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

Making Food Distribution Possible

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith goes to Summit Refrigeration Group to learn about Ammonia Refrigeration Systems which make food distribution possible. Owners Mike Conti, Rick DeGroot and Fred Anderson provide a tour along with members from Steamfitters Local 601. We’ll see the Summit fabrication shop, visit a cold storage construction site [...]

2019-03-05T16:54:48+00:00 March 5th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Preserving Affordable Housing For Native Americans

Today's video from Building Wisconsin TV features an affordable housing preservation project at the Red Cliff Reservation in northern Wisconsin. Using Federal Tax Credit funding and guidance from Cardinal Capital Management, homes built 40-60 years ago are remodeled for energy efficiency and comfort with Native Americans from the Reservation. Special thanks to Plumbers 75 and Alpine Plumbing. [...]

2019-03-04T16:40:37+00:00 March 4th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Facilities Mechanical System Maintenance

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith travels to the Epic Systems campus in Verona to learn about Facilities Mechanical System Maintenance with members from Steamfitters Local 601. We'll find out about HVAC Service Apprenticeships from Steamfitter Instructor Neil Mani and Local 601 Business Manager Joel Zielke talks about the new [...]

2019-02-27T15:48:58+00:00 February 27th, 2019|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

Backflow Prevention For Water Safety

Few things are more important than clean water. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we learn about Backflow Prevention and protecting our water supply with backflow valve assemblies. Host Stuart Keith meets with Scott Hamilton from ASSE International, Vince Gallo from Plumbers Local 75, Jim Kosmatka from Milwaukee Water Works and Andy Brahm from Illingworth-Kilgust Mechanical. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin.

2019-02-20T15:11:45+00:00 February 20th, 2019|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