wisconsin operating engineers

More Women Are Coming To The Trades

The booming construction market means that there are more opportunities for a rewarding career in the trades - for men and women. And the news media is picking up on it too as you can see from this article. Today’s video short from Building Wisconsin shows that there are $50,000 reasons to consider the Wisconsin Operating [...]

2018-05-09T14:53:45+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Foxconn Construction Underway

The first phase of construction at the new Foxconn plant in Pleasant Prairie WI has begun. There are approximately 400 workers now on site and more will be needed as construction progresses. To see how skilled these workers are, check out today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series featuring the IUOE Local 139 Training Campus in [...]

2018-04-30T15:09:01+00:00 April 30th, 2018|Current Events, Project Insights|0 Comments

Start Learning A Trade In High School

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 Wisconsin TV series to learn about the Operating Engineer Pre-Apprenticeship courses being offered to students as a high school elective. Classes are online and offered through Destinations Career Academy. [...]

2018-04-18T14:20:16+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Schedule For April 7-8

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, April 7 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Milwaukee – Sunday, April 8 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 to learn about major construction initiatives throughout Wisconsin.

2018-04-05T14:48:07+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Schedule For March 24-25

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, March 24 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Sunday, March 25 at 6:30 pm on TVW. Milwaukee – Sunday, March 25 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 to learn about [...]

2018-03-22T13:37:03+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Outdoor Recreation For Disabled Veterans

Spring is right around the corner and it won't be long before Camp American Legion is back up and running. Camp American Legion located 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 [...]

2018-03-12T13:00:35+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Schedule For February 10-11

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, February 10 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Sunday, February 11 at 6:30 pm on TVW. Milwaukee – Sunday, February 11 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Wisconsin Operating Engineers. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog [...]

2018-02-08T16:56:44+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Can You Start Learning A Trade On Your Computer?

Can you actually start learning a trade on your computer? You can if you're a high school student enrolled in the Wisconsin Operating Engineers Pre-Apprenticeship courses offered online through Destinations Career Academy. Learn more in today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major [...]

2018-01-22T16:06:41+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

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