In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll see why Wisconsin plumbers are among the best trained in the world. Host Stuart Keith travels to Madison Area Technical College to see how Plumbers 75 plumbing apprentices are trained for the Journeyman Plumbers Test. To find a quality plumbing contractor in the Madison WI area, check out the Directory at [...]
In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith visits the Thurgood Marshall Apartments in Milwaukee with Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management and Daniela Imig from Wisconsin Community Services. We'll learn how the Housing First Model is used to help homeless people as part of the Harm Reduction Project in Milwaukee County. Subscribe to [...]
Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV features training for Wisconsin Operating Engineers at the IUOE Local 139 Training Campus in Coloma WI. Host Stuart Keith meets with Terry McGowan from the Wisconsin Operating Engineers and Robb Kahl from the Construction Business Group to learn about the classroom, heavy equipment and on-the-job training that’s required in a Wisconsin Operating Engineer apprenticeship. [...]
In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith travels to the Epic Systems campus in Verona to learn about Facilities Mechanical System Maintenance with members from Steamfitters Local 601. We'll find out about HVAC Service Apprenticeships from Steamfitter Instructor Neil Mani and Local 601 Business Manager Joel Zielke talks about the new [...]
Few things are more important than clean water. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, 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.
A new $255 million clinic for specialty care is planned next to the UW Hospital at the American Center on Madison's far east side. Click here for more details. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we feature the construction of the existing hospital. Host Stuart Keith meets with Ron Babler from Plumbers 75 contractor The Hooper Corporation who provides a behind-the-scenes plumbing [...]
Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV features Training for HVAC Service with members of Steamfitters Local 601. Host Stuart Keith meets with Doug Edwards to learn about the training programs available through organized trades such as Local 601. Then Stu catches up with Howard Schad and Tom and Jim Dillett from Dillett Mechanical at a couple HVAC projects, including a hotel remodel and a large convention center. [...]
The Mitchell Park Domes in Milwaukee WI are a meeting place and tourist attraction that have brought joy to visitors for over 50 years. Click here for information about the Train Show at The Domes. The theme this year is Miniature Milwaukee. Today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV features a water conservation project at The Domes with Plumbers 75 contractor, Cornerstone Plumbing. Host Stuart Keith meets with [...]
In today's short video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll see why there are $50,000 good reasons to become a Wisconsin Operating Engineer. If you think you have what it takes, click here or go to BuildingWisconsinTogether.com to learn more. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin.
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 [...]