Operating Engineers

WI Operating Engineers Pre-Apprenticeship Program

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

March 27th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Schedule For March 25-26

Don’t miss Building Wisconsin this weekend! Here’s the TV Schedule: Madison – Saturday, March 25 at 8:30 am on FOX-47 and 6:00 pm on TVW. Sunday, March 26 at 11:30 am on TVW. Milwaukee – Sunday, March 26 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18 and 10:00 am on WTMJ TV-4. Green Bay - [...]

March 23rd, 2017|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Operating Engineers 139 Pre Apprenticeship for Wisconsin High School Students

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.  [...]

March 17th, 2017|Home Page, Wisconsin Operating Engineers 139|0 Comments

Schedule For March 11-12

Don't miss Building Wisconsin this weekend! Here's the TV Schedule: Madison – Saturday, March 11 at 8:30 am on FOX-47 and 6:00 pm on TVW. Sunday, March 12 at 11:30 am on TVW. Milwaukee – Sunday, March 12 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Wisconsin Operating Engineers [...]

March 9th, 2017|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Tour The Wisconsin Operating Engineers Training Center

Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series gives a tour of the Operating Engineers Local 139 Training Center in Coloma. Join host Stuart Keith and guests Terry McGowan from Operating Engineers Local 139 and Wisconsin State Representative Robb Kahl as they offer their insights about what this Training Center means to the [...]

March 6th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

$50,000 Reasons To Be A Wisconsin Operating Engineer

Today's video from Building Wisconsin TV presents $50,000 reasons why you should train to become a Wisconsin Operating Engineer. Do you have what it takes? Visit iuoe139.org or BuildingWisconsinTogether.com to learn more. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin.

January 16th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Thank You Secretary Gottlieb!

You may have seen in the news that Mark Gottlieb has resigned as Wisconsin’s Transportation Secretary after telling state lawmakers that Gov. Walker's budget would cause the state’s roads to deteriorate. Mr. Gottlieb, who was a civil engineer for 20 years before being elected to the Legislature, was a champion for improving transportation infrastructure [...]

December 29th, 2016|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

How Do We Pay For Our Roads And Bridges?

This week, the Wisconsin State Assembly Transportation Committee is holding hearings in Madison on how to pay for much needed transportation infrastructure in the face of a $1 Billion deficit. The Republican majority is split over whether an increase in taxes and fees is needed. Building Wisconsin TV has been ahead of the [...]

December 7th, 2016|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Wisconsin Operating Engineers Training Campus

There are 50,000 reasons to become a Wisconsin Operating Engineer. In today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we tour the Operating Engineers Local 139 Training Campus in Coloma. Join host Stuart Keith and guests Terry McGowan from Operating Engineers Local 139 and Wisconsin State Representative Robb Kahl as they offer their [...]

November 30th, 2016|Project Insights|0 Comments

Vote “Yes” For Transportation!

In this episode from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we’ll look at finding a long term funding source for Wisconsin highways, roads and bridges. Host Stuart Keith catches up with Craig Thompson from the Transportation Development Association, Deirdre Garton from Quivey’s Grove Restaurant and Terry McGowan from the Wisconsin Operating Engineers. Subscribe to [...]

November 7th, 2016|Project Insights|0 Comments