The following statements were issued on March 20, 2018 regarding Foxconn's selection of Gilbane Building Co. and M+W Group to serve as the professional construction managers for its Village of Mount Pleasant advanced display manufacturing campus:
Jonathan Delagrave, Racine County Executive:
"Foxconn's selection of a professional construction manager expresses the company's commitment to the aggressive schedule for the development of Foxconn's campus in Racine County. We are pleased to continue to partner with the company, its construction team and our public partners to facilitate the construction-related jobs that will benefit Racine County residents."
Dave DeGroot, Village of Mount Pleasant President:
"We are excited to work with Gilbane and M+W Group to make this once-in-a-generation project a reality. We believe they are the right team for the project, and know they will design and construct a remarkable facility that will positively impact our community for generations to come."
Jenny Trick, Executive Director of Racine County Economic Development Corporation:
"Foxconn's choice for professional construction manager is a great fit for this project. Their combined expertise and experiences, as well as their ties and commitment to Wisconsin – particularly around building local workforce and business capacity – will benefit the project, and the local community."