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The Irish American Post Features JP Cullen in “Cullens Build on Their Celtic Past to Make A Bright Family Future”

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On October 17, 2017

Martin Hintz from The Irish American Post wrote an article about JP Cullen’s 125th anniversary.  Check out the article here: There is something to be said about “building” on one’s heritage. At least that maxim has got the Irish Cullens far ahead in the construction business. This year, 2017, the Janesville, Wis., family is celebrating […]

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Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Sports Science Center
Grand Opening

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On August 7, 2017

“JP Cullen has built a facility unlike any in the world”, quoted from Peter Feigin, President of the Milwaukee Bucks, last Thursday at the grand opening of the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Sports Science Center, also known as the Milwaukee Bucks training center.  It has been an honor for us to lead […]

Meet the Crew – Cristo Rey Student Workers

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On June 13, 2017

This week’s Meet the Crew is about our student workers Oscar, Katherine, Poli, and Evelyn from Cristo Rey High School in Milwaukee!  As the school year ends and summer break begins, we are seeing off these four and hoping we get to work with these wonderful students again next year! Corporate Work Study Program Every […]

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Historical Milwaukee Panther Arena Gets Upgraded

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On March 7, 2017
Milwakee Panther Arena locker room displaying Admirals Hockey team jerseys

This week’s Tough Job is looking at a recent project we just completed downtown Milwaukee at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.  We were selected to refurbish the existing locker rooms. The arena’s $6.3 million project was the largest investment that had been made since it was first built in 1950. Upgrades and improvements on the facility included new […]

BUILDING UP THE TRADES

Posted By Joe Schwengels On May 6, 2016

As the economy and the construction industry continue to recover from its long downturn, firms are seeking to add skilled workers and are not finding many available. The Associated General Contractors of America surveyed its members during the summer of 2015 and found that of the 1,358 respondents; 86 percent reported having difficulty filling hourly […]

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JP Cullen gift will promote brain-repair research at UW-Madison

Posted By Katie Muth On September 25, 2015

J.P. Cullen, chairman emeritus of the Janesville construction company, is celebrating his birthday this week with a $250,000 grant from the JP Cullen Foundation to the Department of Neurosurgery for research on how to help the brain recover from illness and injury. The JP Cullen Excellence in Research Award symbolizes a bond between Cullen and […]

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Breaking The Higher Education Perception: Educating Students on Opportunities in Skilled Trades

Posted By Katie Muth On May 1, 2015

For the third consecutive year, Manpower Group’s 2014 Talent Shortage Survey identified the #1 most difficult for employers across the globe to fill is the skilled trades. This rings especially true in Wisconsin, where we are looking at the demand increasing over 18% in the next several years. As the economy continues to improve construction […]

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Breaking the Higher Education Barrier | JP Cullen Taking Steps to Promote Careers in the Trades

Posted By Katie Muth On April 28, 2015

The perception for many students, parents, and administrators is that a four year college degree is preferred to any technical college or work in the trades after completing high school, yet the reality is with the growing demand for skilled labor, combined with the rising cost of higher education, a future in the skilled trades […]

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