The climb the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee faces to make a name for itself in research and local economic development can best be seen at the site of an abandoned staircase.
Published: May 6, 2013
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A case before the Minnesota Supreme Court has broad implications on whether documents held by a private company should be made public if the work the firm is doing is funded by taxpayers.
The Minnesota Court of Appeals backed a small-town newspaper group Tuesday in an open records case involving how units of government farm out work to contractors.
A Milwaukee County committee voted to move forward on a contract with Johnson Controls Inc. to install energy-saving equipment at County Correctional Facility South.
Published: June 6, 2012
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Auto parts and building equipment maker Johnson Controls Inc. plans on building a $200 million automotive battery plant in China as it looks to get a better foothold in the growing market.
Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls Inc. and the city of Milwaukee have partnered on an energy-efficient residential project under the Milwaukee Energy Efficiency initiative, according to a news release from Johnson Controls.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Johnson Controls Inc. said Wednesday that it will invest $100 million to build a plant in China that will produce vehicle batteries with start-stop technology. The plant will supply global and local automakers in Asia and is expected to begin production in early 2013. It’s part of Johnson Controls’ plans to expand [...]
GLENDALE, Wis. (AP) — Johnson Controls Inc. is providing research support to two University of Wisconsin campuses toward the study of batteries and other forms of energy storage. The Milwaukee-based company said Thursday it will provide faculty and laboratory space at UW-Madison and UW-Milwaukee. According to company officials, the move will help educate more energy [...]
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Auto parts maker Johnson Controls Inc. says it will upgrade and expand a northwest Ohio battery plant, a move that will add 50 jobs. The Milwaukee-based company plans to invest $138.5 million to convert the factory near Toledo so it will produce batteries for more fuel-efficient vehicles, including those using start-stop [...]
Florence, S.C. (AP) — Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls Inc. is proceeding with construction of a $150 million battery recycling plant in Florence. Johnson Controls broke ground Tuesday for the plant that is expected to create 250 jobs. The company makes lead-acid batteries for the automotive industry and announced plans for the new plant in 2009. Johnson [...]