wisconsin operating engineers

How Do We Fund Transportation Infrastructure?

Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos said recently that it's time for the rubber to meet the road when it comes to transportation funding. In today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we look at finding a long term funding source for Wisconsin highways, roads and bridges. Host Stuart Keith meets with Craig [...]

2017-12-27T16:27:06+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Training To Be An Operating Engineer

Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features Wisconsin Operating Engineers training at the IUOE Local 139 Training Campus in Coloma. 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 [...]

2017-12-13T15:31:18+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Schedule For November 18-19

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, November 18 at 6:00 pm and Sunday, November 19 at 11:30 am on TVW. Milwaukee – Sunday, November 19 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog [...]

2017-11-16T16:14:50+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

We Need More Construction Workers!

We need more construction workers! Whether it's a major metropolitan project or a new house across town, Building Wisconsin requires a well-trained workforce. If you know a Wisconsin high school student who might be interested in a highly rewarding career as a Wisconsin Operating Engineer, then check out today’s video from the Building [...]

2017-11-15T16:05:12+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Wisconsin Operating Engineers Training

In today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we see how Wisconsin Operating Engineers from IUOE Local 139 are trained at their 400 acre 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 [...]

2017-11-08T15:53:39+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Veterans Becoming Operating Engineers

In today's video short from Building Wisconsin TV, we’ll hear what our Military Veterans are saying about being a Wisconsin Operating Engineer. Click here to learn more or go to BuildingWisconsinTogether.com. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin.

2017-09-11T14:53:38+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Start To Prepare For A Great Career

Once August rolls around kids start to hear those three dreaded words, "Back to school." If you know a Wisconsin high school student who might be interested in a career as a Wisconsin Operating Engineer, then check out today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series to learn about the new Operating Engineer [...]

2017-08-07T13:14:53+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Summer Camp For Wisconsin Veterans

Camp American Legion located on the shores of Big Carr Lake in the heart of the Northwoods is a haven for Wisconsin veterans. The Camp serves approximately 400 injured and disabled veterans each summer. Today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features Camp American Legion and showcases the work being done by [...]

2017-07-17T16:10:17+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments

Can We Bridge The Budget Impasse?

While the Republican majority in Madison continues to bicker over the state Budget, Wisconsin roads and bridges continue to deteriorate. In today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, we look at finding a long term funding source for Wisconsin highways, roads and bridges. Host Stuart Keith meets with Craig Thompson from the [...]

2017-07-10T17:24:47+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

There Are 50,000 Reasons To Become An Operating Engineer

Today’s video short from Building Wisconsin shows that there are 50,000 reasons why you should consider the Wisconsin Operating Engineer Pre-Apprenticeship Program. Do you have what it takes? Visit iuoe139.org or BuildingWisconsinTogether.com to learn more. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major construction initiatives all around Wisconsin.

2017-06-12T14:54:49+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Project Insights|0 Comments