It was a couple of months ago that the American Subcontractors Association of Wisconsin was renamed Specialty Contractors of Wisconsin.
The decision to split from the American Subcontractors Association Inc. boils down to money for the Wisconsin chapter.
Published: March 22, 2011
Tags: AGC, American Subcontractors Association, American Subcontractors Association of Wisconsin, Associated General Contractors of Minnesota, Beiriger, KeyBridge, Schmaltz, Skillbred, subcontractors, transparency
By James Briggs When a 12-story condominium development in Milwaukee fell through under the financial stress of now-defunct KeyBridge Development Group, the collapse set off a chain reaction of orphaned projects and unpaid subcontractors. The First Place on the River Milwaukee development, which has been renamed The Point on the River, and Pointe Blue condominiums [...]
Published: January 26, 2011
Tags: American Subcontractors Association, Beiriger, C.D. Smith, C.D. Smith Construction, Gary Smith, Mordecai Lee, O'Donnell Park, O'Donnell Park parking garage, Roy Wagner, Wiss Janney Elstner Associates
By Marie Rohde and Joe Lanane As Milwaukee County prepares to spend $6.6 million to repair the O’Donnell Park garage, questions are emerging as to whether the county should — or can — hire contractors involved in the original project. Fifteen-year-old Jared Kellner was killed and others were injured when a 13 1/2-ton decorative concrete [...]