We don't think about quarries and gravel pits too often because in most cases they are out of sight and out of mind. But when fixing our infrastructure, quarries play a huge role laying the foundation for just about every municipal, commercial, industrial and residential project you can think of. Watch and learn [...]
Keep Wisconsin Moving is a report completed by the Wisconsin Transportation Finance and Policy Commission to help Wisconsin find a long term funding solution for the State's transportation system. Building Wisconsin TV Host Stuart Keith meets with commission members Robb Kahl, Craig Thompson and Mark Gottlieb, to learn more about the report and [...]
Learn about the training and operation of Side Boom tractors as Building Wisconsin TV host Stuart Keith meets up with Terry McGowan from the Operating Engineers 139 and Josh Retzleff from KS Energy Services. We travel to Coloma WI to check out the training and Wrightstown WI to see a natural gas pipeline [...]
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. [...]
Building Wisconsin features Camp American Legion and showcases the work being done by military veterans from the Operating Engineers of Wisconsin Local 139. Host Stuart Keith meets up with a number of road building guests to learn more about the new handicap accessible path that is being built for Veterans visiting the Camp. [...]
Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin. Check out today's video to hear what apprentices are saying about the pride they have working as a member of Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139. Learn more at BuildingWisconsinTogether.com. For more videos on major construction projects in Wisconsin, [...]
Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin. Building Wisconsin presents 50,000 reasons why you should become a Wisconsin Operating Engineer. Do you have what it takes? Visit iuoe139.org or BuildingWisconsinTogether.com to learn more.
Wisconsin Highways, Roads & Bridges - Finding a Long Term Funding Source. Check out this episode of Building Wisconsin TV to learn more as we catch up with Craig Thompson of the Transportation Development Assoc., Deirdre Garton from Quivey's Grove Restaurant and Terry McGowan from the Wisconsin Operating Engineers. We also see the [...]
Check out the Wisconsin Operating Engineers Training Campus in Coloma, WI during this tour with host Stuart Keith from Building Wisconsin. Terry McGowan from Operating Engineers Local 139 and Wisconsin State Representative Robb Kahl are program guests and they offer their insights about what this training center means to the State of Wisconsin. [...]
See the Wisconsin Operating Engineers on Building Wisconsin as we travel to their dispatch center in Pewaukee, WI with Terry McGowan, head over to their training center in Coloma, WI with contractor Cliff Mashuda, and then finish on the job with Operator Tim Butler in Wrightstown.