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Key Facts We Learned from
WHA Advocacy Day

Posted By Jeannie Cullen-Schultz On April 20, 2017
Wisconsin Hospital Association logo

For the last several years, JP Cullen has attended the annual WHA Advocacy Day, here in Madison. The event (which took place on April 19th this year) was brimming with healthcare professionals, hospital leaders, volunteers, and construction companies like JP Cullen, deeply committed to growing and maintaining our great healthcare systems in Wisconsin. Over the […]

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Genoa City Jt. 2 Superintendent Kellie Bohn Shares Challenges, Lessons Learned, & Tips to a Successful Referendum

Posted By Kevin Hickman On April 11, 2017
Brookwood Elementary School of Genoa City Jt. 2 School District rendering

Genoa City Jt. 2 School District,  a 4K-8 district, was struggling to meet their current needs for staffing, programming, maintenance, and space due to limited State funding. They were also going up against an aging Brookwood Elementary School that was impacting the quality of learning for students and experiencing a significant increase in unexpected maintenance […]

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The Roadmap to Yes –
A Referendum Series

Posted By Kevin Hickman On April 4, 2017
Elementary students wearing JP Cullen hard hats holding Vote Yes sign at Edergton Community Elementary School

In an educational climate that calls for innovation and flexible learning environments, while demonstrating good financial stewardship and fiscal responsibility, how do you get to the point where the taxpayers in your District will support a referendum?  Whether asking for permission to issue bonds or exceed revenue limits, there is a proven, adaptable, and scalable […]

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Meet the Crew – Scott Erickson

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On March 30, 2017

This week we are shining the spotlight on Scott Erickson!  Scott is currently working as a Site Engineer at the Milwaukee Bucks Arena where we are erecting the steel. What is your proudest achievement? My proudest achievement is becoming a father.  My wife, Kelsey, and I got married after my third semester in college.  Yep.  We were […]

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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 […]

Meet the Crew – Wendy Booth

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On March 2, 2017

This week’s Meet the Crew post is shining the spotlight on Wendy Booth. Wendy is the Executive Assistant in the Industrial Division and has been with JP Cullen for 9 years.  We sat down with her and asked her a few questions: What is your proudest achievement? I am incredibly proud to be a member […]

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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 […]

Micro-hospitals: What are They and How will They Provide Better Patient Care

Posted By Jeannie Cullen-Schultz On February 23, 2017
Interior of Aurora West Allis Memorial Hospital ACL Lab Renovation

Bigger is better, right?  Not necessarily. In the fast-paced world of hospitals and patient care, some facilities are choosing to build smaller facilities.  These facilities called micro-hospitals are aiming to serve specific communities in affordable ways with small-footprint hospitals. What are Micro-hospitals? Micro-hospitals are small care facilities that provide services such as an emergency department, pharmacy, […]

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Celebrating 125 Years of Family Business

Posted By Tiffany Scuglik On February 20, 2017

When the builders at JP Cullen exclaim “We’re JP Cullen, the Tough Job Experts” it is more than just a slogan. Since its founding in 1892, JP Cullen  has provided extensive management and construction services to the healthcare, industrial, commercial, institutional, and restoration markets in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa. Embracing contemporary times, the firm was […]

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