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Posted inDevelopmentNews

Sessions set to keep small contractors in the loop for Foxconn work

Keeping smaller contractors in the picture when it comes to winning work tied to the construction of Foxconn’s advanced manufacturing campus is the goal of two upcoming information sessions The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and its partners will host Wisconn Valley Small Business Capacity Building Sessions to help smaller contractors overcome barriers and compete […]

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More Foxconn campus demolition work awarded

On Tuesday, the Mount Pleasant Village Board awarded Fond du Lac County-based Guelig Waste Removal And Demolition a $366,665 contract for demolition work tied to the Foxconn Technology Group campus. Guelig has been awarded two previous contracts for demolition associated with the Foxconn project. The bid team includes three other Wisconsin-based companies. Said Claude Lois, […]

Posted inNewsSchools

Foxconn drives two new programs at Gateway Technical College

The arrival of Foxconn Technology Group in Southeast Wisconsin has helped spur the creation of two new programs at Gateway Technology College. Those seeking to function in advanced manufacturing environments and develop Industry 4.0 skills can gain them through two highly anticipated programs. Gateway has begun enrolling students in the two new associate degree programs […]

Posted inGovernment

News roundup for July 31

Good morning Racine County! Here is a news roundup with 5 major headlines from national, state, and local news. Northern California Wildfire Named 9th Most Destructive In State’s History, Huffington Post Trump launches attack on ‘globalist’ Koch brothers after the GOP mega-donors turn on the party, The Insider. Walker Campaign Launches 4 Regional Foxconn Ads, […]

Posted inDevelopmentNews

Local contractors land phase 1 Foxconn project work

Six Racine County-based companies were among those named by Foxconn Technology Group as part of the group of contractors to put up the first building at the company’s manufacturing site in Mount Pleasant. Guests photograph a model of the projected completed Foxconn campus at Foxconn’s Opus facility, 13315 Globe Drive, Mount Pleasant, Thursday June 28, 2018 […]

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Foxconn bid details offered in Aug. 1 Racine session

The second round of information sessions have been announced to provide companies with details on the bidding process for the next phase of construction on Foxconn’s advanced manufacturing campus in Racine County. The information sessions will include two sessions held in Racine on Aug. 1. The information sessions are open to all businesses, though they are specifically aimed at companies […]

Posted inDevelopmentNewsReal Estate

Property Transfers: Haban Manufacturing, Aspen Apartments sell

The Racine County real estate market keeps humming along as almost 200 properties sold  — including Haban Manufacturing — between July 18 and July 29, according to the Racine County property transfer records. This also included Aspen Apartments, Las Cantaritas restaurant, and the building The Rush is in. Here are the highlights: Caledonia Sturtevant-based Thomas […]