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Steamfitters Local 601 Break Ground on New Training Facility

On Thursday, August 11th, Steamfitters Local 601 held a groundbreaking ceremony for their long-anticipated new training facility in Madison, WI. The $12.3 million training center was designed by Potter Lawson Architects, and will be built by construction manager Hunzinger Construction Company. “As a proud union contractor since 1907, we are honored to have been selected by the Steamfitters Local 601…to deliver a project that will transform their Apprenticeship Training and will have a positive impact on the skilled labor force throughout Wisconsin,” said Jim Hunzinger, Executive VP of Hunzinger Construction.

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Construction Matters

Everywhere you look, there are construction projects underway or being planned in our area. After many years of a significant recession, we are finally in a place where there is secure work for our contractors and trades members. From the Northwestern Mutual Towers, to the new Bucks arena downtown and its planned ancillary development, along with the Couture, I am very confident that the construction industry here in Southeast Wisconsin will be booming for years to come.

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