About 200 contractors have applied for the certification they need to work on state construction projects after Jan. 1, according to a Department of Administration employee.Read More »
Gov. Scott Walker’s administration officials are facing concerns that his building plans follow the letter but not intent of a goal to cut $250 million from construction borrowing.Read More »
As a state senator prepares to unveil legislation that dramatically could change how Wisconsin delivers its construction projects, the Building Commission's vice chairman is calling on a state agency to quickly follow suit.
Tagged with: ABC Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin Building Commission CMAR construction manager at risk Dean Kaufert Division of State Facilities John Mielke multiple prime project delivery single prime University of Wisconsin System UW System Van WanggaardRead More »
The state Building Commission approved two requests for single-prime bidding on construction projects Wednesday as a commission leader stressed a need to solve the state’s project delivery dilemma.
Tagged with: Building Commission CMAR construction manager at risk Dean Kaufert Division of State Facilities DOA Great Lakes Research Facility multiple-prime bidding single-prime bidding University of Wisconsin System UW System Van WanggaardRead More »
Disagreement on the state Building Commission over how firmly to push agencies to include alternative energy sources in new buildings has left project planners stuck between two ideologies.Read More »
The University of Wisconsin System can use construction-manager-at-risk for its Memorial Union theater project, but the bid opening must be transparent.
Tagged with: Building Commission Camp Randall Stadium CMAR construction manager at risk Division of State Facilities Gordon Hintz McClain Center multiple-prime bidding project delivery single-prime bidding University of Wisconsin System UW System Van WanggaardRead More »
Former Sen. Jeff Plale is leaving his position as Division of State Facilities administrator and Building Commission secretary after just eight months on the job.Read More »