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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 […]

The Expansion of Parker Pen

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On July 20, 2017

Winning the Job In 1983 JP Cullen was awarded the refurbishment project of the 62-year old, seven-story Parker Pen office building in Janesville, Wisconsin. Two years before, JP Cullen had finished the expansion of the pen company’s 131,000 square foot headquarters, also in Janesville. Challenges The main challenge with the Parker property was the need […]

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 […]

A Prestigious Local Project

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On February 28, 2017
Janesville High School under construction in 1922 in Janesville, Wisconsin

This week we take a look at an historic Tough Job we took on in the early 1920’s in Janesville, WI.  This project was the Janesville High School and was one of our first large jobs. In July 1921, JP Cullen secured the contract to build Janesville’s high school.  This prestigious agreement was a signature […]

Teaming up with a Well Preserved Company – Ball Corporation

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On February 7, 2017
Ball Corporation conveyor belt

Part of our job is really learning about our client and their business. This does not only mean understanding their needs and wants, but their business processes and their history.  This week’s Tough Job is our recent work with Ball Corporation, which required us to dive deep into their history in order to serve their company’s future. […]

Opening the Door in Madison –
Bascom Hall

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On January 30, 2017

This year marks JP Cullen’s 125th year in business!  To celebrate, we’ll be posting a monthly historic tough job that we were part of.  This week we’re sharing our work on the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s famous Bascom Hall and other historic work we’ve done with the University. Awarded Bascom Hall Our story starts in 1925, […]

How Union Corners was Transformed

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On January 23, 2017

As part of our New Year’s resolutions, we are starting a new weekly blog series titled “Tough Job of the Week”. As the Tough Job Experts, we want to bring updates to our readers on current and recently completed projects, along with some unique ones we think may pique your interest. Before we get to […]