Stuart Keith

A Construction Partnership

Our last post featured a behind-the-scenes tour of the beautiful new Fiserv Forum In Milwaukee. In today’s short video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith and Steve Breitlow from Plumbers Local 75 talk about the partnership between the Milwaukee Bucks ownership group and Wisconsin’s organized Building Trades in the construction of the new arena. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about [...]

2019-01-16T15:42:04+00:00 January 16th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

A Chapter Closes, Another Begins

Yesterday marked the end of the 30 year life of the Bradley Center in Milwaukee as the roof was imploded. In case you missed it, click here to see the video. But as that chapter closes, another begins with the beautiful, new Fiserv Forum. In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we’ll tour the new arena [...]

2019-01-16T15:17:38+00:00 January 14th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

New Year, New Career

If one of your New Year's resolutions is a new career, check out the Building Trades. Plumbers, Electricians, Steamfitters, Operating Engineers - all are looking to recruit good workers. You'll get paid while you're learning valuable skills and pay is the same for women and men. You'll also get health care, retirement benefits [...]

2019-01-09T15:54:43+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Excavating With Side Boom Tractors

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we learn about excavating with side boom tractors. Host Stuart Keith meets with Terry McGowan from Operating Engineers Local 139 and Josh Retzleff from KS Energy Services. Stu goes first to Coloma WI to check out the training required and then to Wrightstown WI to watch a natural gas pipeline being installed. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to [...]

2019-01-07T15:54:58+00:00 January 7th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Brewery Tour Video Has Over 10,000 Views

It seems everybody loves a brewery tour. Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series has over 10,000 views on YouTube. It features a behind-the-scenes tour of the MillerCoors Brewery in Milwaukee with members of Steamfitters Local 601. Host Stuart Keith meets with Miller Valley Brewery Plant Manager Ken Litke, Steamfitters Angelo Finaldi and Ed Tonn and Joe Van Beek from Butters-Fetting Co. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about [...]

2019-01-02T16:09:54+00:00 January 2nd, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Training World Class Plumbers

December is Plumbing Careers Month on the Building Wisconsin Blog. In our last post, we featured the Plumbers Local 75 Apprenticeship Program. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith travels to Madison Area Technical College to see how Plumbers 75 plumbing apprentices prepare for their Journeyman Plumbers Test. This could be you. Go to Plumbers75Careers.com to get started. [...]

2018-12-27T14:53:44+00:00 December 27th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Plumbing Careers – New Home Construction

December is Plumbing Careers Month on the Building Wisconsin Blog. Interested candidates can find out more at Plumbers75Careers.com. Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV highlights the role of the Plumbing Subcontractor in new home construction. Host Stuart Keith meets with Master Plumber Paul Price from Plumbers 75 contractor Best Price Plumbing along with Jeff Horwath from Jeff Horwath Family Builders. Stu also meets with Darryl Michlig from Best Price [...]

2018-12-19T15:35:15+00:00 December 19th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Downtown Revitalization Continues In Milwaukee

There's been a lot of buzz about the new Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee and the growing development around it but revitalization is going on all over Downtown. Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features the restoration of the historic Germania Building. Host Stuart Keith meets with project developer Kalan Haywood from Vangard Group LLC to hear how it started, construction manager Mark [...]

2018-11-28T15:43:57+00:00 November 28th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Bucks Partnered With Building Trades On Fiserv Forum

Today's video short is from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Host Stuart Keith and Steve Breitlow from Plumbers Local 75 talk about the partnership between the Milwaukee Bucks ownership group and Wisconsin's organized Building Trades in the construction of the new Fiserv Forum. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all [...]

2018-11-26T16:39:45+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving 2018

As we approach another Thanksgiving Day, let's remember things to be thankful for: good health, family and friends, good paying jobs and our quality of life in Wisconsin. Happy Thanksgiving from your friends at Building Wisconsin TV and the Building Wisconsin Blog! Solving the homeless problem using the Housing First Model is the subject of today’s video from [...]

2018-11-21T16:41:53+00:00 November 21st, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments