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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

Germania Restoration – Part 2

In our last post, we showed the restoration process for the historic Germania Building in downtown Milwaukee. Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features a tour of the completed restoration. Host Stuart Keith meets with one of the project developers, Kalan Haywood from Vangard Group LLC to hear how it started, construction manager Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management to see how it [...]

2018-07-18T14:59:06+00:00 July 18th, 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

New Bucks Arena Set To Open On Aug. 26

You may have seen that the new Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center is set to open on August 26. To see how it was built, check out today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Host Stuart Keith tours the project site with Milwaukee Bucks President Peter Feigen. He also meets with Ken Kraemer from Building Advantage to get an update [...]

2018-07-09T15:19:46+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Construction Of A New School

Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features the construction of the Sauk Prairie elementary school. Host Stuart Keith meets with the administrative staff and construction team to provide an inside look at how a new school takes shape in a Wisconsin community. Special thanks to Plumbers Local 75 and H&H Industries. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about [...]

2018-06-27T14:13:58+00:00 June 27th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Water Safety Through Backflow Prevention

Few things are more important than the safety of our water supply. In today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we learn about Backflow Prevention and protecting our water supply with backflow valve assemblies. Host Stuart Keith meets with Scott Hamilton from ASSE International, Vince Gallo from Plumbers Local 75, Jim Kosmatka from Milwaukee Water Works and Andy Brahm from Illingworth-Kilgust Mechanical. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin.

2018-05-30T15:28:05+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Conserving Water At Mitchell Park Domes

The Mitchell Park Domes in Milwaukee WI are a meeting place and tourist attraction that have brought joy to visitors for over 50 years. Today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series 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 this conservation project first hand. Subscribe to [...]

2018-04-25T14:51:34+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

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

Preserving A Beautiful Landmark – 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. Also, Steve Breitlow [...]

2018-03-26T15:23:40+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments