Building Wisconsin

Schedule For April 21-22

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, April 21 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Milwaukee – Sunday, April 22 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Steamfitters Local 601. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives throughout Wisconsin.

2018-04-19T15:54:19+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Start Learning A Trade In High School

If you know a Wisconsin high school student who might be interested in a highly rewarding career as a Wisconsin Operating Engineer, then check out today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series to learn about the Operating Engineer Pre-Apprenticeship courses being offered to students as a high school elective. Classes are online and offered through Destinations Career Academy. [...]

2018-04-18T14:20:16+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Schedule For April 14-15

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, April 14 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Milwaukee – Sunday, April 15 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Plumbers Local 75. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives throughout Wisconsin.

2018-04-12T14:58:06+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Become A Steamfitter Specializing In Natural Gas

Today's video short from the Building Wisconsin TV series features another opportunity available for a rewarding career in the Trades. See how you can become a Steamfitter Specializing in Natural Gas Distribution as an apprentice with Steamfitters Local 601. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives throughout Wisconsin.

2018-04-11T14:14:22+00:00 April 11th, 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

Schedule For April 7-8

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, April 7 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Milwaukee – Sunday, April 8 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives throughout Wisconsin.

2018-04-05T14:48:07+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Preserving Affordable Housing In Racine

Affordable housing is an important part of our quality of life in Wisconsin. Today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features affordable housing preservation with Cardinal Capital Management at the Albert House renovation project in Racine. This project was funded through Federal tax credits managed by the Wisconsin Housing Preservation Corp. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin.

2018-04-04T14:27:08+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Madison Hosts WI Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Contest

The new Steamfitters Local 601 Training Center in Madison was the site for the Wisconsin Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Contest held last week. Apprentices from around the state competed in a number of exercises requiring exacting tolerances. Union leaders, participating contractors and a handful of state legislators were on hand to observe the competition. [...]

2018-04-02T15:16:07+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Schedule For March 31 – April 1

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, March 31 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Milwaukee – Sunday, April 1 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Plumbers Local 75. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives throughout Wisconsin.

2018-03-29T14:48:50+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Preserving A Beautiful Landmark – Part 2

Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series showcases the beautiful restoration of the Germania Building in downtown Milwaukee. Host Stuart Keith meets with one of the project's developers, Kalan Haywood from Vangard Group LLC to hear how it all started, construction manager Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management to see how it was built and local Milwaukee historian Bob Giese to learn about the history of the building [...]

2018-03-28T13:54:02+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments