Foxconn has announced the contractors and designers for its high-tech campus in Racine County.
This LCD screen manufacturing facility is expected to bring over 13,000 jobs to Mount Pleasant, and Foxconn says hiring will begin within 60 days.
M+W Gilbane is a joint venture between M+W group, a German company specializing in high-tech facilities, and Gilbane Building Company of Rhode Island. Gilbane was involved with the recent Northwestern Mutual tower project in Milwaukee.
This joint company will serve as construction manager, handling budgeting, bids and the beginning of the physical groundbreaking process. M+W Gilbane plans to start putting out bid requests in the next several weeks.
The Sigma Group of Milwaukee will provide environmental consulting and engineering services for permitting, planning and design. Sigma helps customers manage costs while balancing concerns about pollution, health and safety. Read the full story here.