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Dairyland Outdoor Veterans Retreat Support

Dairyland, WI is soon to be the home a brand new Outdoor Veterans Retreat that will offer all veterans experiences in a healthy recreational setting with retreat facilities and campgrounds. Dairyland is located on Highway 35 between Danbury and Superior, WI. The facility is located on Radigan Flowage and offers an abundance of nature, lakes, […]

Safety Opportunity Program

Our safety opportunity program was strong last year. Over 4,200 safety opportunities were turned in; companywide, our employees earned 60,000 safety opportunity points. Our goal was to have 3.0 safety opportunities turned in per 1,000 hours worked and we exceeded that by reaching 4.5 per 1,000 hours. Our goal for 2019 is to reach 4.5 […]

Field Leader Recognition

We’d like to recognize field leader Sam Anderson. He has been one of the key employees on multiple projects this past year. He was Weld Foreman for the Cushing, Oklahoma Central to Seaway Early Construction project and the Griffith Terminal Trap Replacement, helped hydro test and tie in the 48” line replacement on the Nushka […]

Community Giving

Courage Kenny of the Northland Shoot for Fun The 20th annual Shoot for Fun was on target this year. UPI, Jamar, APi Group, and Northland Constructors were the event’s presenting sponsors, and were proud to help hold such a great cause for our community. The event raises money for local adaptive sports and recreation programs […]

New Blast and Paint Booths

As you may have heard, our [long awaited] blast and paint booths are finally here! We have been working hard to grow our painting and coating services at UPI, and these new facilities will give us the ability to do just that. Traditionally, all of our painting and coating has been done outside, in the […]

September Message

It’s coming to the end of the 3rd quarter of 2018 and, as I reflect on this year, I am amazed at how quickly it has gone by. In addition to finishing this year strong, we are now starting our business planning and budgeting for 2019. I am looking forward to seeing the Division and […]

Fabrication Shop Update

We are continuing our work on the ASME welding procedures. It is a slow process, but will be well worth the effort when we are all done. We just finished the fabrication and painting of the BP Whiting Station Upgrade project under the ASME code – our first real ‘job’ using it – and it […]