commercial construction

Steamfitters Local 601 Madison Training Center

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll tour the Steamfitters Local 601 Madison Training Center. Host Stuart Keith meets with Joel Zielke and Dave Singer from Steamfitters Local 601 who talk about the construction process and show the completed Training Center. Stu also meets with Brad Werlein from General Heating who talks about what this facility means for [...]

2019-09-23T13:29:23+00:00 September 23rd, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Ammonia Refrigeration Systems

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, 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 check out the Summit fabrication shop, visit a cold storage construction site and finish up in the engine room of a [...]

2019-09-19T15:19:06+00:00 September 19th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

How We Get Natural Gas – Part 1

This week, we'll see how improvements are made in our natural gas infrastructure. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we’ll learn about excavating using side boom tractors as host Stuart Keith meets with Terry McGowan from Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139 and Josh Retzleff from KS Energy Services. Stu travels first to Coloma WI to check out the training required and then [...]

2019-08-19T13:41:38+00:00 August 19th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Back To School Can Be A Good Thing

Students always dread seeing those first ads for Back To School sales. They mean that summer's almost over and the daily grind begins again soon. But Back To School can be a good thing if you're a high school student taking the WI Operating Engineer Pre-Apprenticeship course offered as an elective through Destinations [...]

2019-08-06T14:10:47+00:00 August 6th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Mitchell Park Water Conservation Project

The Mitchell Park Domes in Milwaukee WI attract thousands of tourists and visitors every year. Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV features a water conservation project at the Domes with Plumbers 75 contractor, Cornerstone Plumbing. Host Stuart Keith meets with industry guests to learn more and checks out the project first hand. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction [...]

2019-07-11T14:59:55+00:00 July 11th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Fresh And Frozen Food Distribution

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, 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 check out the Summit fabrication shop, visit a cold storage construction site and finish up [...]

2019-06-27T15:08:20+00:00 June 27th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Landmark Building Restoration – Part 1

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature Part 1 of the preservation of the landmark Germania Building built in 1896 in downtown Milwaukee. Host Stuart Keith meets with construction manager Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management to learn about the interior demolition, planning and preservation of this iconic building. And Steve Breitlow from Plumbers Local 75 talks about the plumbing aspects [...]

2019-05-30T14:15:48+00:00 May 29th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Excavating For A Natural Gas Pipeline

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll learn about excavating using side boom tractors. Host Stuart Keith meets with Terry McGowan from Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139 and Josh Retzleff from KS Energy Services. We'll first travel to Coloma WI to check out the training required and then to Wrightstown WI to watch the installation of a natural gas [...]

2019-05-09T15:55:10+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Fresh And Frozen Food Safety

We trust in the safety of our fresh and frozen food whether we get it from a big box store or our local grocer. Did you know that Steamfitters have a lot to do with it? In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith visits Summit Refrigeration Group to learn about Ammonia Refrigeration Systems [...]

2019-04-30T15:28:54+00:00 April 30th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Mixed-Use Redevelopment In Madison

In today’s video, Building Wisconsin TV visits a mixed-use redevelopment project in Madison. Host Stuart Keith meets with developer Erik Minton to learn about the planning and construction management and Jesse Pertzborn from H.J. Pertzborn Plumbing to see how the plumbing system was installed. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives in Wisconsin and be sure to [...]

2019-04-24T14:57:43+00:00 April 24th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments