James Peterson Sons, Inc – Medford, WI is in the process of demolishing the 1,300 feet of leaking wood stave penstock at Grandfather Falls Hydroelectric Plant, Merrill, WI and replacing it with new base material and a steel penstock. The wood stave was part of a 1938 Wisconsin Public Service Corporation(WPSC) project to take advantage of the natural 92 foot drop at Grandfather Falls. Utilizing these wood staves to divert water to the falls, the Grandfather Falls Hydroelectric plant generates 17
PETERSON CONCRETE WAS A MAJOR SPONSOR IN GETTING THE PACKERS TAILGATE TOUR TO MEDFORD. MEDFORD WAS PICKED AS ONE OF 5 STOPS THAT WAS MADE BY THE PACKERS ON THEIR ANNUAL TOUR. OVER 1000 TICKETS WERE SOLD, PICTURES WERE TAKEN, AUTOGRAPHS WERE GIVEN AS THE PACKERS STOPPED IN TO SUPPORT A LOCAL NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION, BLACK RIVER INDUSTRIES.
The mission of Black River Industries(BRI) to to “provide people with disabilities opportunities to achieve the highest level of independence.” BRI provides a variety of programs
Peterson Concrete partnered with Forward Financial and supported Black River
Industries with over $1,900 in January as part of a Forward Financial Bank’s
Charitable Money Market program.
Peterson Concrete is a proud supporter of Black River Industries.
James Peterson Sons, Inc. was proud to accept the Outstanding Highway Construction Project Award for “Excellence in Grading” at the 2017 Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association Engineer/Contractor Conference.”