Building Trades

A Good Reason To Switch Gears

College isn't for everyone. And college can cause a young person to pile up an enormous amount of debt before making any real money. In today's video short from the Building Wisconsin TV series, Plumbers Local 75 apprentice Christina B. talks about switching from college to a plumbing apprenticeship. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin [...]

2018-04-23T15:19:34+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Foxconn Information Session Draws 500 Companies

An information session for hopeful Foxconn Technology Group contractors, vendors and others drew almost 500 companies last week. Foxconn has committed to spending approximately $1.4 billion with Wisconsin-based suppliers. As construction gears up, many well-trained workers will be needed. Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features the Plumbers Local 75 Apprenticeship Process for Wisconsin. It shows what [...]

2018-04-09T15:30:12+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Getting Ready For Foxconn

You can't open a news website or turn on your TV without seeing a story about the deal for Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group to build a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin and bring 13,000 jobs to the state. But before any of that happens a lot of construction has to take place and Wisconsin [...]

2018-02-12T16:24:35+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Salute To Our Building Trades

Wisconsin building trades workers are back after a well-deserved 3 day Labor Day weekend. Labor Day is a time to celebrate as we did in Milwaukee, Madison and elsewhere. But it's also a time to re-focus on the work that lies ahead. Building Wisconsin salutes and thanks all the union building trades people [...]

2017-09-05T14:52:04+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Kids Building Wisconsin Event A Big Hit!

Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin. We at Building Wisconsin TV and the Building Wisconsin Blog want to salute and thank the organizers and sponsors of this year’s 2nd annual Kids Building Wisconsin held on Saturday, May 9 at McKee Farms Park in Fitchburg [...]

2017-05-21T16:38:23+00:00 May 12th, 2015|RECENT POST|0 Comments