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Axis Communications

Axis offers intelligent security solutions that enable a smarter, safer world. As the market leader in network video, Axis is driving the industry by continually launching innovative network products based on an open platform – delivering high value to customers through a global partner network.

Axis has long-term relationships with partners and provides them with knowledge and groundbreaking network products in existing and new markets.

Axis has more than 2,700 dedicated employees in more than 50 countries around the world, supported by a global network of over 90,000 partners. Founded in 1984, Axis is a Sweden-based company listed on NASDAQ Stockholm under the ticker AXIS.

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Thriving communities are built with smarter infrastructure. Creating perfect places to live. That’s Ingenuity for life.

Your community thrives when it creates opportunities. Our smart infrastructure solutions open doors to new possibilities. Energy management systems tell you where you can reduce costs. Financing options provide flexibility without leveraging the future. Data-driven assets improve economic and energy resiliency – meaning your city can better take care of itself in the future. At Siemens, we provide the technology, engineering, and expertise that put a smarter, more sustainable tomorrow within your reach.



STR-SEG is a professional engineering and building envelope consulting firm, connected to a full-service architectural and planning firm in Chicago, Illinois. Established in 1999, the firm operates from satellite offices in suburban Chicago, Indianapolis, Milwaukee and Madison. We provide services to a diverse, nationwide client base ranging from school districts to property management firms to Fortune 500 companies.

The STR-SEG staff of principals, consultants, project managers, and design professionals provide our clients with solutions, quality design and construction observation. Our staff brings more than 100 years of combined building envelope and hardscape experience to your project. With expertise, experience and excitement, we address the concerns, challenges and crises involving our client’s facilities. Our passion is exhibited both in interaction with our clients and in our approach to addressing their problems.

Kraus Anderson

Kraus-Anderson Construction

Founded in 1897 and family owned and managed for more than 70 years, Kraus-Anderson Construction is consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record among the top 20 Construction Management-at-Risk Firms in the Midwest.  Our Minnesota base of operations is supplemented with regional offices, extending our capabilities coast to coast. We have joined with seven other general contractors from around the country who share our passion for this industry and service excellence. Our affiliation with the National Builders Alliance allows us to share insight and best practices so as to maximize our effectiveness on projects nationwide.

We take a highly collaborative approach with every commercial building project, working closely with owners, architects, and the rest of the planning team well before ground is broken. Clients are equipped with the right information, from cost analyses to schedules, to help them make informed decisions. Our construction management approach results in on time, on budget projects of the highest quality and the best value.

KFI Engineers

KFI Engineers

We are a process and facilities infrastructure design firm. Within that realm, we place special emphasis on the control, startup and commissioning of systems. We approach every project with the belief that within every challenge – no matter how large or complex it may be – lies an efficient and innovative answer. And we partner closely with our clients, working tirelessly to find a way to turn their visions into reality. We believe that this approach delivers results that outperform our clients’ expectations.



At PBBS, we have been committed to service excellence since 1955. Our company’s reputation for customer trust and satisfaction has sustained and nurtured our business over the years and helped us develop relationships with clients throughout the Upper Midwest.

PBBS is dedicated to helping you find the best solution for your boiler room needs. Whether you’re a specifying engineer working on a new building, or you’re in need of replacement boilers or upgrades, the best way to start is by calling PBBS. With six office locations in North and South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and the Western UP of Michigan 45 service vehicles, 15 support vehicles, and 24 hours a day support, we are available when and where you need us.



Inspec is an independent engineering / architectural firm focusing on roofs, walls, windows, outdoor athletic facilities, pavements and waterproofing systems. Known throughout the country as a premier professional organization, Inspec has designed and implemented thousands of solutions for a wide range of clients for more than 40 years.

Being independent of manufacturers and contractors is a value to clients for they know Inspec is always working on their behalf. It allows Inspec to deliver a full range of solutions that ultimately pays off in future time and cost savings.

With three offices that serve clients nationwide, our firm of more than 50 engineers, architects, drafters, field technicians, and administrative staff is highly experienced at designing for all that nature delivers.

Samuels Group

Samuels Group

The Samuels Group works with facility managers in many different aspects ranging from consulting, design, and estimating to general contracting and construction management.  We have worked with over 20 Wisconsin Counties on various projects giving us a solid understanding of your project’s needs, specifically how they are processed, managed, and financed. Our extensive experience has also advanced our expertise in the bidding and budgeting processes associated with public entities, which can be critical to the success of your projects. Whether you need a facility assessment, design services, a small remodel, building renovation, or new construction you can depend on our team to become an extension of your staff at a moment’s notice to respond to project needs and manage it through completion. Our Environments team, a division of The Samuels Group, brings additional value to your project through their expertise in interior solution services and furnishings.



The built environment is all around us. Facility teams work hard each and every day to care for our buildings and need access to critical information to maintain them. At AkitaBox, we create revolutionary tools to make data-driven building management easy.