construction trades

Another Trade Reaching Out To Women

In today's market, the Building Trades are always looking for good people to enter their training programs. You get paid while you learn and pay is the same for men and women. Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features the IBEW Local 494 Electrical Apprenticeship for Wisconsin. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494 who [...]

2018-11-19T16:10:17+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Keep Wisconsin Moving Report To Be Featured

Starting this weekend, Building Wisconsin will broadcast a new episode statewide featuring the Keep Wisconsin Moving Report. Keep Wisconsin Moving is a report compiled by the Wisconsin Transportation Finance and Policy Commission to help find a long-term funding solution for our state's transportation system. Host Stuart Keith meets with commission members Robb Kahl, Craig Thompson and Mark [...]

2018-09-21T15:39:00+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Keep Wisconsin Moving

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 [...]

2018-09-17T13:31:56+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Home Page, Wisconsin Operating Engineers 139|6 Comments

How To Become An Electrician

In today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we'll show how to become an electrician through the IBEW Local 494 Electrical Apprenticeship for Wisconsin. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494 to go over the application process along with the curriculum and training for an electrical career through the IBEW. Also, Milwaukee-area contractor Henry Hurt from Hurt Electric talks about available [...]

2018-09-10T15:33:26+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Rain Can’t Dampen Labor Day Festivities

There may have been more rain, flooding and closed roads in Wisconsin on Labor Day but the rain didn't dampen Labor Day festivities around around the state. Crowds were up and attendees pledged solidarity and activism in the coming elections. Building Wisconsin salutes and thanks the Tradespeople in our state who contribute to the quality [...]

2018-09-04T14:55:50+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

High School Courses That Lead To A Rewarding Career

In our last post, we featured $50,000 reasons to train to become a Wisconsin Operating Engineer. A great way to start is through the Operating Engineer Pre-Apprenticeship Courses offered to high school students as an elective. Classes are online through Destinations Career Academy. Check out today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series to learn more. Subscribe [...]

2018-08-29T14:50:25+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Career Opportunities With IBEW Local 494

In today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we learn about the IBEW Local 494 Electrical Apprenticeship for Wisconsin. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494 to go over the application process along with the curriculum and training for an electrical career through the IBEW. Also, Milwaukee-area contractor Henry Hurt from Hurt Electric talks about the available career opportunities. Subscribe to [...]

2018-08-22T14:34:06+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

IBEW Electrical Apprenticeship In Wisconsin

In today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we learn about the IBEW Local 494 Electrical Apprenticeship in Wisconsin. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494. They cover the application process along with the curriculum and training for an electrical career through the IBEW. Also, Milwaukee-area contractor Henry Hurt from Hurt Electric talks about the career opportunities that are available. Subscribe [...]

2018-07-25T15:03:51+00:00 July 25th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Germania Restoration – Part 1

Today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features Part 1 of the historic preservation of the 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 [...]

2018-07-16T15:19:33+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

How The Best Electricians Get Started

Everybody knows that the best electricians get paid pretty well. But how does one get started in such a lucrative career? Learn about the IBEW Local 494 Electrical Apprenticeship in today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494. They cover the application process along with the curriculum and training for [...]

2018-07-02T15:32:36+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments