CONSTRUCTION AND CONTRACTOR UPDATES
FIRST INVITATION TO BID ON FOXCONN CONSTRUCTION WORK RELEASED BY M+W | GILBANE
Companies are invited to submit lump sum proposals for soil testing, erosion control, mass excavation and storm water work related to Phase One of construction.

A pre-bid conference will be held today, April 10 from 3 - 4:30 p.m. at the SC Johnson iMET Center (2320 Renaissance Blvd) in Sturtevant. Non-disclosure agreements must be signed prior to attendance at this meeting.

All bids are due to M+W | Gilbane by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 16 . The invitation to bid can be found here .
FIRST FOXCONN CONSTRUCTION INFORMATION SESSIONS HELD, MORE SCHEDULED THROUGHOUT STATE
This week, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and M+W | Gilbane, in partnership with Racine County and the Racine County Economic Development Corporation (RCEDC), held the first of 12 construction information sessions .

Approximately 500 individuals representing potential subcontractors, vendors, suppliers and professional service providers attended the April 3 info session in Sturtevant.

Speakers from Gilbane, M+W Group and the Department of Administration presented the bidding process, basic construction information and the nature of Phase One of construction on Foxconn's Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park.
For the full list of upcoming info sessions , and to register to attend, click here .
DNR HOLDS PUBLIC HEARING ON FOXCONN AIR PERMITS
Last week, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) held a public hearing on Foxconn air permits for the Foxconn liquid crystal display manufacturing facility proposed for construction in Racine County.

If you were unable to attend, you can click here to view the presentation delivered by DNR. You can also click here to view the fact sheet distributed by the DNR.

The public commentary period is open until April 16 . Written comments may be sent to  jonathan.wright@wisconsin.gov  or to Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Northeast Region Air Program, Oshkosh Service Center, Attn.: Jonathan Wright, 625 E. County Road &, Suite 700, Oshkosh, WI 54901.