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Thanks To Our Veterans

As we celebrate Veterans Day, Building Wisconsin TV wishes to salute and thank our veterans for their service. Many veterans experience financial hardship and some even homelessness. Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV shows the construction of Major General Jacob Brown Veterans Manor in Green Bay WI which provides 50 units of housing [...]

2019-11-12T15:29:31+00:00 November 12th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Turning Rocks Into Roads

We don't think much about quarries as they are out of sight and out of mind. But aggregate from quarries plays an important part of virtually every major road construction project in the state. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith meets with WIDOT Secretary Craig Thompson and other industry guests and travels [...]

2019-11-07T16:30:52+00:00 November 7th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Successful Candidates Start Plumbers 75 Apprenticeship

Building Wisconsin TV wants to congratulate the successful candidates who are starting their Plumbers Local 75 apprenticeship training. Today’s video features the Plumbers Local 75 Apprenticeship Program for Wisconsin. If you’ve ever thought about a career in the construction trades, this video shows the training you’ll get as a Plumbers 75 apprentice and the opportunities [...]

2019-11-05T15:59:35+00:00 November 5th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Food Warehouse Video Has 15,000 Views

Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV has over 15,000 views on YouTube. Host Stuart Keith visits Summit Refrigeration Group to learn about Ammonia Refrigeration Systems which make fresh and frozen 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 [...]

2019-11-04T16:31:50+00:00 November 4th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

We Energies Power Plant Conversion

Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV shows how the We Energies Valley Power Plant in Milwaukee was converted from coal to natural gas by members of Steamfitters Local 601. Host Stuart Keith meets with Mike Woznicki from We Energies, Stan Hohol from AECOM and Chris Valerine, Paul Prill and Joel Zielke from Steamfitters Local 601. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives in Wisconsin, [...]

2019-10-31T15:51:41+00:00 October 31st, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Bucks Back At Fiserv Forum

The Milwaukee Bucks with reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo are among the favorites to win this year's NBA championship. The Bucks are back in action at their beautiful new home, Fiserv Forum. Today's video from Building Wisconsin TV features an arena tour as host Stuart Keith meets with Bucks President Peter Feigin and Milwaukee County Executive [...]

2019-10-29T15:27:59+00:00 October 29th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Affordable Housing Preservation With Universal Design

There is a growing call for developers to incorporate universal design to make apartments more accessible to all regardless of age, disability or other factors. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature an affordable housing preservation project at the Northwinds Apartments in Manitowoc WI. Host Stuart Keith meets with Mark Klann and Carol Keen from Cardinal Capital Management who show [...]

2019-10-28T15:07:58+00:00 October 28th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Preparing For Journeyman Plumber Test

Plumbers Local 75 apprentices receive the best training that's available. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith visits Madison Area Technical College to watch some apprentices prepare for the Wisconsin Journeyman Plumber Test. Click here to find a quality plumbing contractor in the Madison WI area. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn [...]

2019-10-24T14:55:29+00:00 October 24th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Plumbing For A Redevelopment Project

Redevelopment seems to be happening everywhere these days. Today's video from Building Wisconsin TV features a mixed-use redevelopment project in Madison WI. Host Stuart Keith meets with developer Erik Minton to learn about the planning and construction management and Jesse Pertzborn from H.J. Pertzborn Plumbing shows how the plumbing system was installed. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin [...]

2019-10-22T15:14:23+00:00 October 22nd, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Recruiting Beyond Career Day

For years, the Building Trades have hosted Career Days designed to recruit high school students who might be interested in an apprenticeship instead of college. Now with career portals and online course offerings, recruiting happens all year long. In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature the Wisconsin Operating Engineers pre-apprenticeship course [...]

2019-10-21T15:05:28+00:00 October 21st, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments