MILWAUKEE — Three of the five
subcontractors hired by Foxconn Technology Group announced Thursday
are from Waukesha County.
The subcontractors are set to begin helping construction manager
Gilbane | Exyte immediately to begin work on a Gen6 advanced
manufacturing facility campus located in the Wisconn Valley Science
and Technology Park in Racine County.
The five contractors are: Giles Engineering Associates Inc. — City
of Pewaukee; Staff Electric Company Inc. — Menomonee Falls; Hoffman
Construction Company — Black River Falls; A.W. Oakes & Sons, Inc. —
Racine; and Payne & Dolan, Inc. — Waukesha. The contracts, which
carry a combined total contract value of close to $34 million, will
jumpstart the construction of vital utilities and roadways on the
“Foxconn is proud to announce these successful Wisconsin-based
subcontractors who will help make the Gen6 facility a reality,”
reads a statement. “This investment will continue to provide new
economic development to the local community and throughout the
state. Our Wisconsin First approach guides how we conduct business
in the Badger state, and we look forward to having a positive impact
on a range of industries and sectors in the community. This is only
In addition to Thursday’s announcement, Foxconn will be taking
several key steps in the coming months and will also be issuing
initial bid packages for the construction of the Gen6 fabrication
facility and ancillary buildings in May.