Stuart Keith

IBEW Local 494 At Milwaukee Tool

If you own a Milwaukee Tool, you know the quality with which they’re made. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith meets with the tool professionals and takes a tour of their home office expansion. Special thanks to IBEW Local 494, Uihlein Electric and Hunzinger Construction. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major [...]

2019-06-13T14:07:11+00:00 June 13th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Training For HVAC Service With Steamfitters 601

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature training for HVAC service with members from Steamfitters Local 601. Host Stuart Keith meets with Doug Edwards to learn about the training programs available. Then Stu catches up with Howard Schad and Tom and Jim Dillett from Dillett Mechanical on a couple HVAC projects, including a hotel remodel and a large convention [...]

2019-06-11T15:24:48+00:00 June 11th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Wisconsin Laborers Get The Job Done

In today's video, Building Wisconsin TV travels to Verona WI to check out the construction of their new high school. Host Stuart Keith meets with District Superintendent Dean Gorell to learn about the project and Kevin Roth from JH Findorff explains the role of Wisconsin Laborers. Stu then heads to the Wisconsin Laborers [...]

2019-06-04T15:02:16+00:00 June 4th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Consider An IBEW Apprenticeship

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494 to talk about the IBEW Local 494 Apprenticeship Program for Wisconsin. They 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 [...]

2019-05-16T15:32:35+00:00 May 16th, 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

More Affordable Housing Preservation

Affordable housing preservation is important if we are going to maintain our overall quality of life in Wisconsin. In today's video, Building Wisconsin TV travels to Manitowoc for an affordable housing preservation project at the Northwinds Apartments. Host Stuart Keith meets with Mark Klann and Carol Keen from Cardinal Capital Management who show us the project and we’ll see how a standard [...]

2019-05-06T15:59:25+00:00 May 6th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

MMSD Shows How To Build A Rain Garden

Spring flooding problems have already started. Caused by rain and snow melt, floods pick up pollutants which then wind up in our natural waterways. Rain gardens are designed to soak up and filter stormwater runoff. Click here to learn more. In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith and guest Karen Sands from the Milwaukee [...]

2019-04-10T15:16:42+00:00 April 10th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Pride In Hiring Locally

We're always being told to "buy local." It's fundamentally important that we "hire local" too when it comes to our major construction projects. Wisconsin contractors paying a responsible wage to our highly trained Wisconsin trades people ensures that the money - and taxes - stay here to maintain the quality of life that [...]

2019-04-08T15:34:38+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments