Stuart Keith

How We Get Natural Gas – Part 1

This week, we'll see how improvements are made in our natural gas infrastructure. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we’ll learn about excavating using side boom tractors as host Stuart Keith meets with Terry McGowan from Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139 and Josh Retzleff from KS Energy Services. Stu travels first to Coloma WI to check out the training required and then [...]

2019-08-19T13:41:38+00:00 August 19th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Wisconsin Laborers At Verona High School

In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll see how Wisconsin Laborers are getting the job done at the new Verona WI high school. Host Stuart Keith meets with Verona School District Superintendent Dean Gorell to learn about the project and Kevin Roth from JH Findorff explains the role of Wisconsin Laborers. Stu then travels to the Wisconsin Laborers Apprentice [...]

2019-08-08T15:19:30+00:00 August 8th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Natural Gas Service Line Replacement

In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, we'll learn more about our natural gas distribution system as members from Steamfitters Local 601 replace a natural gas service line. Host Stuart Keith meets with Matt Fehler from We Energies to review the project and Jim O’Brien and Todd Nelson from Steamfitters Local 601 cover on-the-job training for PE gas piping. Also, [...]

2019-08-05T15:06:31+00:00 August 5th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Building Wisconsin On Vacation

No matter where we go, Building Wisconsin TV is always noticed - even on vacation! Shout out to the great friends we met in Door County from Iron Workers Local 8 building the new library in Fish Creek WI. In today's video, we'll stay up north with Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139 at [...]

2019-07-25T14:56:04+00:00 July 25th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Maintaining Mechanicals At Epic Systems

If you've never seen it, the campus at Epic Systems in Verona WI is massive and continues to grow. Next month, Epic will host approximately 10,000 people at their annual User Group Meeting. In today’s video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith travels to Epic Systems to learn about Facilities Mechanical System Maintenance with [...]

2019-07-22T14:48:40+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

The Importance Of Quarries

Did you know that aggregate from quarries forms an important part of virtually every major construction project in the state? In today's video from Building Wisconsin TV, host Stuart Keith meets with Craig Thompson from WIDOT and other industry guests at a couple quarries and sees how members from WI Operating Engineers Local [...]

2019-07-16T15:12:14+00:00 July 16th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

IBEW Local 494 Apprenticeship Program

In today’s video, Building Wisconsin TV features the IBEW Local 494 Apprenticeship Program for Wisconsin. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large who 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 job opportunities. [...]

2019-07-15T15:01:46+00:00 July 15th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Mitchell Park Water Conservation Project

The Mitchell Park Domes in Milwaukee WI attract thousands of tourists and visitors every year. 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 industry guests to learn more and checks out the project first hand. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction [...]

2019-07-11T14:59:55+00:00 July 11th, 2019|Project Insights|0 Comments

Affordable Housing Utilizing Universal Design

Universal Design is the design of buildings to make them accessible to all, regardless of age, disability or other factors. There is a growing call for developers to incorporate universal design to make apartments more accessible. In today’s video, Building Wisconsin TV features an affordable housing preservation project at the Northwinds Apartments in Manitowoc. [...]

2019-07-09T15:00:09+00:00 July 9th, 2019|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments