A 53-year-old construction worker was injured Monday while working on a bridge reconstruction project in Rothschild.Read More »
The Daily Reporter's weekly digest of companies that have been cited for OSHA violations during work around the state.
Tagged with: aerial lift Appleton Burlington Chippewa Concrete Services Inc. citation commercial demolition design Eau Claire electrical excavation eye protection face protection fall protection framing glass glazing hazard communication industrial truck institutional Janesville Krause Konstruction Co. ladder Lake Delton Madison Manitowoc masonry Menomonie New Berlin Onalaska osha PHD Roof Doctors Inc. Platteville poured-concrete recordkeeping remediation respiratory protection roofing Rothschild safety scaffolding settlement sewer line single-family housing training water line Waupaca Whitewater wiring woodworking toolsRead More »
We Energies – Domtar Biomass-Fueled Cogeneration Facility Construction crews worked next to an operating paper mill for 2 ½ years to build the state’s largest biomass power plant. The $269 million plant, which The Boldt Co. built for We Energies ...Read More »
By James Briggs The state Department of Natural Resources has agreed to buy 2,714 acres along the Wisconsin-Michigan border from We Energies. If approved by the Joint Committee on Finance, as well as Gov. Jim Doyle, the DNR‘s $3.25 million ...
Tagged with: biomass Department of Natural Resources DNR Domtar Corp. Doyle electricity Glacier Hills Joint Committee on Finance Manthey Menominee River paper mill PSC Public Service Commission RENEW Wisconsin Rothschild Vickerman We EnergiesRead More »
By Paul Snyder A school district in Rothschild is giving more than 2,600 reasons for demanding the state pinpoint exactly how much pollution a proposed biomass plant in the area will produce. “Our concern is to be careful about the ...Read More »
By Paul Snyder A local dispute over a proposed $255 million biomass plant in Rothschild is morphing into a debate over whether the opposition can force a referendum on the project. “Based on what our attorney’s said, I question the ...Read More »
By Sean Ryan People in Rothschild have a lot of questions about how We Energies’ proposed $250 million biomass plant project will affect their neighborhood. The community has not heard much about the project since representatives from the state and ...Read More »
OSHA reports • Roofing Specialist LLC, Madison, must pay a $2,000 fall-protection citation, a $2,000 ladders citation and a $4,000 fall-protection-training citation because the period to contest the violations has ended. The company was issued the citations Sept. 1 during ...
Tagged with: A-1 Excavating Inc. aerial lift Appleton Black River Falls Chippewa Falls citations Eau Claire electrical excavation eye protection fall protection glass glazing Green Bay hazard communication housing J.P. Cullen & Sons Inc. Janesville Keller Inc. ladders Madison Madison Gas and Electric Co. Merrimac Mosinee osha Pardeeville pipeline protection remodeling respiratory protection roofing Rothschild safety scaffolding settlement sewer line steel erection Stevens Point The Boldt Co. training water line Watertown Waukesha Weston Whitewater WindsorRead More »
Sean Ryan [email protected] We Energies is counting on a proposed $250 million biomass plant in Rothschild to put the utility one step closer to meeting the state’s 2015 deadline to produce more renewable energy. The plant will burn wood, sawdust ...Read More »