Milwaukee Celebrates Final Weld on New Hop

Construction Equipment

Milwaukee officials, Kiewit construction workers, streetcar operators in training and members of the public gathered Monday for a ceremonial last weld of the streetcar tracks at Second Street and St. Paul Avenue in Milwaukee

McCloskey Acquires Lippmann-Milwaukee

Construction Equipment

McCloskey International has acquired Lippmann-Milwaukee, a privately held international manufacturer of aggregate crushing equipment for processing applications. McCloskey International has a global dealer network, and plans to bring this distribution channel to the Lippmann product line. McCloskey

Design revealed for mass-timber residential tower in Milwaukee

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“Ascent” is the apt name of what would be the tallest mass-timber building in the Western Hemisphere, a 21-story 410,000-sf mixed-use tower that would be located in downtown Milwaukee, Wis. A Building Team that includes the engineering firm Thornton Tomasetti, Korb + Associates Architects, and the developer New Land Enterprises has unveiled the design of Ascent, which is currently in its planning stages but could start construction by the fall of 2019

Milwaukee Celebrates Final Weld on Streecar Route

Construction Equipment

Milwaukee officials, Kiewit construction workers, streetcar operators in training, and members of the public gathered Monday for a ceremonial last weld of the streetcar tracks at Second Street and St. Paul Avenue in Milwaukee.

Milwaukee, WI Selected As Global Hub For New Energy Innovation Center

Business Facilities Blog

Scott Walker, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and others to unveil plans for the new Energy Innovation Center (EIC), a facility that will accelerate the development of innovative technology in the energy, power and control industry. Walker’s Transform Milwaukee initiative.

Northwestern Mutual Tower Shines Beacon Over Milwaukee

ENR Construction

At 32 stories, the Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons is designed to strike a grand pose on the Milwaukee skyline for generations to come

Milwaukee Tool® Rips Into Summer with Powerful Cordless Products

Constructor Magazine

Milwaukee Tool has improved or redesigned power tools across multiple construction platforms, for new levels of power and performance never before possible from an 18V battery

Cat Consolidiates in Milwaukee, Makes Deerfield Official

Construction Equipment

The Journal Sentinel reports Caterpillar is consolidating and closing down all operations on the south side of Milwaukee's Rawson Avenue and moving them across the avenue to the Caterpillar-owned campus by the end of this year

City Scoop: Milwaukee

ENR Construction

The metro Milwaukee construction market is experiencing “a renaissance of building” fueled by a few megaprojects such as the Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons and the new Bucks Arena, says Adam R.

Milwaukee Battery Upgrade Lets Cordless Tools Tackle Tougher Jobs

ENR Construction

An upgraded 18V battery from Milwaukee Tools is now powering new angle grinders, reciprocating saws and a cordless table saw

Midwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Milwaukee

ENR Construction

Data from Dodge Data & Analytics indicates the overall value of new Milwaukee contracts may decline in 2017

Milwaukee Tool Acquires Empire Level

ENR Construction

In a deal that unites two of the oldest toolmakers in the upper Midwest, Milwaukee, Wis.-based based Milwaukee Tool Corp. announced June 2 that it has acquired Mukwonago, Wis.,-based based Empire Level. Equipment

Milwaukee Tool Corporation

Constructor Magazine

The Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation was established by A. Siebert in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1924. Over the past five years Milwaukee Tool has invested more than $47 million in its U.S. The distinctive Milwaukee brand is known and trusted around the world. Currently headquartered in Brookfield, Wisconsin, the company is a subsidiary of Techtronic Industries. In 2001 the company opened a.

Milwaukee Tool Acquires US Manufacturer, Imperial Blades

Constructor Magazine

Imperial Blades is known for high quality products and a broad range of accessory solutions

Video: Sectional drum drain cleaning machine from Milwaukee

Constructor Magazine

The Milwaukee Sectional Drum Drain Cleaning Machine makes bringing a drain cleaning machine into a house for residential service much easier. read more. Video Tools

Foxconn Buys Northwestern Mutual’s Downtown Milwaukee Building

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Foxconn Buys Northwestern Mutual’s Downtown Milwaukee Building at BusinessFacilities.com. The building will serve as the headquarters for Foxconn’s Wisconsin operations and the Wisconn Valley Innovation Center, and is in addition to the company’s $10 billion manufacturing campus.

Milwaukee Tool Broadens Cloud-Based Tool Tracking Software

ENR Construction

When Milwaukee Tool introduced its OneKey wireless tool-tracking platform in 2015, it started small

Wisconsin Policy Forum: ‘Milwaukee has a Local Gov. Infrastructure Problem’

Construction Equipment

The Wisconsin Policy Forum has collected data regarding the condition of Milwaukee County buildings, roadways, buses, sewer pipes, water mains, cultural assets, and other infrastructure. It concluded that the cost of maintaining infrastructure exceeds the government’s financial ability. Rob Henken

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New Milwaukee Bucks home called world’s first bird-friendly sports arena

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Changes made to the design of the new Milwaukee Bucks arena, Fiserv Forum, will make the building less likely to cause bird mortality. The Bucks and designer Populous incorporated bird-friendly features early in the design process after being urged to do so by the director of the advocacy group Bird City Wisconsin. The project is being billed as the world’s first bird-friendly sports arena

Komatsu to Relocate to Milwaukee Harbor, Improving Shipping Logistics

Construction Equipment

will soon relocate its operations from West Milwaukee to Harbor View, along the city’s riverfront. Komastu Mining Corp. The state’s economic development agency will give $59.5 million in state income tax credits to the company over the next 12 years if it meets job-creation and investment targets

CBO on the Road: Milwaukee Tool

Construction Business Owner

Last week, Construction Business Owner Managing Editor Elizabeth Manning traveled to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to check out Milwaukee Tool's newest product offerings at its 2017 New Product Symposium. Check out some of her tweets from the event below. See what other industry influencers were saying about the event on Twitter here.

Milwaukee Tool Joins the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors

Constructor Magazine

The Board is responsible for guiding the development of industry education and training programs for contractors and their employees

Milwaukee Tool is new PHCC corporate partner

Constructor Magazine

The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) has named Milwaukee Tool as its newest PHCC Corporate Partner. read more. Plumbing Tools

Milwaukee announces Premier Partnership with SMACNA

Constructor Magazine

Milwaukee Tool is pleased to announce a new premier partnership with the Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors' National Association (SMACNA).

Milwaukee Tools — delivering smarter tools

Constructor Magazine

Disruptive innovation is what drives Milwaukee Tools, creating end-user solutions for the core trades. read more. Cordless Tools Registered User

Wisconsin: Milwaukee Tool Adding 600 Jobs In Brookfield

Business Facilities Blog

Read Wisconsin: Milwaukee Tool Adding 600 Jobs In Brookfield on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. The manufacturer of heavy-duty power tools is undertaking a 200,000-square-foot expansion, including a new four-story office building.

CBO on the Road: Milwaukee Tool New Product Symposium 2016

Construction Business Owner

Last week, Managing Editor Elizabeth Manning visited Milwaukee Tool for the annual New Product Symposium in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Catch up on new offerings from the company below

Milwaukee Tool’s ONE-KEY will bring power tools into the Internet of Things

Constructor Magazine

MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN — Milwaukee Tool is introducing a cloud-based technology called ONE-KEY™, the first digital platform for jobsite tools. Cloud-based solution will allow contractors to program drills and drivers from their mobile device.

Milwaukee Tool Corp.‘disruptively innovating,’ one tool at a time

Constructor Magazine

MILWAUKEE — It’s always one of my favorite times of the year. Mid-June and an invitation to the 2013 Milwaukee Tools New Tool Symposium has already been RSVP’d. By John Mesenbrink.

Milwaukee Tool Begins $32M Expansion of its Global HQ

Constructor Magazine

Expansion is needed to accommodate the company's continuing, rapid growth

Environmental Services Company Expands In Wisconsin

Business Facilities Blog

Covanta Environmental Solutions has opened a new materials processing facility in Milwaukee, WI to serve customers with the latest in sustainable materials management and environmental services.

Cat Workers in South Milwaukee Reject Contract Offer

Construction Equipment

Caterpillar employees who are members of United Steelworkers Local 1343 working in the former Bucyrus mining equipment plant South Milwaukee, Wis., have rejected a proposed six-year contract with Cat

Weekly Product Gallery: Sloan, Milwaukee Tool, Ranger Design, American Standard, DeWalt, Rheem

Constructor Magazine

This week's gallery features a sensor faucet line with Wi-Fi capability; a cordless compact cut-off tool; customizable workspace shelving; a bath faucet collection; metal storage options for tools; and a smart thermostat

Business Report: Wisconsin Spurs Milwaukee Redevelopment With Brownfield Grants

Business Facilities Blog

million in brownfield grants to four major redevelopment projects in the City of Milwaukee. million to abate, demolish and remediate an existing structure near Milwaukee’s lakefront. The project is part of the Milwaukee Lakefront Development Plan. By Johnathan Sanders.

Banker Wire Expanding Wisconsin Manufacturing Operations

Business Facilities Blog

Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Manufacturing Wisconsin Banker Wire Bear Industrial Park Briohn corporate expansion Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Employment Milwaukee Site SelectionThe wire mesh manufacturer’s new facility in Mukwonago, WI will provide expanded production capacity and manufacturing efficiencies. Read: Banker Wire Expanding Wisconsin Manufacturing Operations at BusinessFacilities.com.

Milwaukee Tools ‘disruptively innovating,’ one tool at a time

Constructor Magazine

MILWAUKEE — It’s always one of my favorite times of the year. Mid-June and an invitation to the 2013 Milwaukee Tools New Tool Symposium has already been RSVP’d. By John Mesenbrink.

Cat Consolidiates in Milwaukee and Makes Deerfield Official

Construction Equipment

The Journal Sentinel reports Caterpillar is consolidating and closing down all operations on the south side of Rawson Avenue and moving them across the avenue to the Caterpillar-owned campus by the end of this year

Caterpillar Lays Off 60 Milwaukee Workers

Construction Equipment

Caterpillar laid off approximately 60 workers at its South Milwaukee plant, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. An additional 48 employees could be moved into different positions at the plant, the report says. The job reductions will be effective April 14.

Landscapers Provide Courtyard Makeover at Milwaukee School

Green Industry Professionals

25 companies donate labor, equipment and materials to replace mulch, plant beds, prune, seed and more

Weekly Product Gallery: Zurn, GreenField, Icera, Milwaukee Tool, Rinnai and Moen

Constructor Magazine

Weekly Product Gallery: Zurn, GreenField, Icera, Milwaukee Tool, Rinnai and Moen. read more. Faucets Media Galleries Hydronics Tools