Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Phase One Expansion

POTAWATOMI HOTEL & CASINO PHASE ONE EXPANSION Milwaukee, WI DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT: Fifteen-floor vertical expansion and four-story infill. MAJOR CHALLENGE: The aggressive schedule along with limited site usage created a scenario where the four-story east infill had to be built at the same time as the 15-story Hotel.  The challenge here was that the tower […]

Milwaukee Tool Project Redline

MILWAUKEE TOOL PROJECT REDLINE Menomonee Falls, WI DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT: The project is a new precast building which includes approximately 215,000 square feet of research, development and marketing space. MAJOR CHALLENGE: Tall decks with a high deflection criteria and exposed ceilings created many challenges for the head-of-wall conditions.  Also, having an aggressive schedule take place […]

Landmark Credit Union

LANDMARK CREDIT UNION Brookfield, WI DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT: New 158,600 square-foot five-story Administration Building. MAJOR CHALLENGE: The curved shape of the building included many radiused walls and soffits. Exposed decks throughout the space made drywall finishing a challenge.  The floors were also offset making safe access to some areas difficult. Olympic’s top notch finishers were […]

BMO Harris Financial Center

BMO HARRIS FINANCIAL CENTER Milwaukee, WI DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT: New mixed-use twenty-five floor commercial office building project with retail and parking. MAJOR CHALLENGE: An already very aggressive schedule was amplified by length of time it took to get the building closed in before finishes could start. There were  multiple crews working simultaneously on multiple floors […]