The same day a legislative committee approved a bill to direct more state spending to disabled-veteran-owned businesses, a disabled veteran said he would have won a contract if the state’s bidding procedures were clearer.Read More »
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation will seek $2.5 million for the final design of a Milwaukee train maintenance building rather than using an Illinois station for the service.Read 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 »
Wisconsin representatives expressed surprise Wednesday in the wake of Jeff Plale’s announcement that he is abandoning his post as state facilities administrator less than a year after assuming the role.Read 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 »