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Green Construction: Cullen Hires Goats To Clear Hillside in Madison

Posted By culleneditor On July 29, 2011

J. P. Cullen implements a new level of green construction by using goats to clear brush from a steep, overgrown hillside behind The School of Human Ecology building project on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Shane Swart (pictured above), a J.P. Cullen site engineer, thought of the idea after reading an article in the Wisconsin […]

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2010 Top Projects Awarded to J. P. Cullen

Posted By culleneditor On May 25, 2011

The Wisconsin Builder Magazine named J. P. Cullen and Sons, Inc. for two 2010 Top Projects. The UW-Madison Education Building Addition and Renovation (green roof above) and the Watertown Unified School District 7 School Addition and Renovation project (new cafeteria above). Each project met the criteria of partnering, communication, sustainability and LEED certification, construction innovation, meeting construction […]

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J.P. Cullen Erects Steel for Waukesha Electric Expansion

Posted By culleneditor On May 17, 2011

The Waukesha Electric expansion will use 600 tons of steel and add 140,000 sq. ft. to the local facility, increasing its size by 50 percent. It will allow Waukesha Electric to build some of the largest power transformers available and specialized in building high-quality medium power transformers utilized by utilities and independent power producers throughout North America. […]

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J. P. Cullen and Partners Receive Excellence in Masonry Award

Posted By culleneditor On May 12, 2011

  On May 5 at the AIA Convention in Madison, The Wisconsin Masonry Alliance and AIA presented the Excellence in Masonry Award in the Energy & Environmental category for Starin Hall at UW-Whitewater. J. P. Cullen & Sons and construction partners, the State of Wisconsin, Potter Lawson, Cannon Design, County Material Corporation, Yankee Hill Brick […]

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Cullen Receives Safety Award from Biotechnology Firm Genencor

Posted By culleneditor On May 6, 2011

Genencor, a biotechnology firm in Beloit, WI, presented Rich Palmer, superintendent, with a Safety Award on May 1. Rich was commended for observing safety during our current work at Genencor. The project includes an addition to Genencor’s existing plant, which will increase their production of enzymes. Genencor specializes in discovering, developing and manufacturing enzymes. The […]

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Whitewater Innovation Center Incorporates Energy Saving Technologies

Posted By culleneditor On May 5, 2011

The new, 35,000 square-foot, multi-tenant office building is the first building constructed in the new technology park. The building represents a collaborative project for the City of Whitewater and the University of Wisconsin–Whitewater. The sustainable design incorporates energy saving technologies such as geothermal heating and cooling system and photovoltaic generation of electricity. The project was […]

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UW-Whitewater Starin Residence Hall Wins Masonry Award

Posted By culleneditor On May 4, 2011

The UW-Whitewater Starin Residence Hall has been recognized for excellence in masonry.Masonry Institute in cooperation with AIA selected outstanding buildings and projects designed by AIA Wisconsin architects. All masonry was completed by J. P. Cullen’s Masonry Division. To qualify for entry, buildings must use masonry as the primary exterior material or the architect must show […]

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LEED Platinum Building Dedicated in Iowa

Posted By culleneditor On May 3, 2011

A dedication and open house was held, April 28, for the new $10 million building that houses the Iowa Utilities Board and Office for Consumer Advocate. Among the attendees was Iowa Governor Terry Brandstad. The IUB building includes a number of energy-efficiencies, including daylight harvesting, geothermal heating and photovoltaic solar cells (solar panels), designed to […]

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