BENEFITS OF WTBA MEMBERSHIP

WTBA is a "cutting edge" association that is widely recognized for its expertise, the effectiveness of its programs, and the long-term impact of its forward-looking vision on the development of a very competitive Wisconsin transportation system. WTBA promotes and serves the Wisconsin Transportation Construction Industry and its members through the following programs:

STATE GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

WTBA continuously monitors and proactively supports state legislation that advances investment in transportation construction, and shapes an acceptable regulatory environment. The Association is extremely active at each stage of the Biennial Budget process, where most of these decisions are made.

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

WTBA actively monitors and communicates its positions on key federal transportation legislation to Wisconsin's Congressional delegation. The Association sponsors a member "Fly-In" each year to maintain continuous dialogue with the delegation and its staff. WTBA also organizes member communications directly with the delegation, at critical points in the federal legislative process.

CONTRACTING & EGINEERING SERVICES

WTBA provides extensive, up-to-date information on all transportation construction projects to be let with federal or state funding statewide. The Association also provides accurate, timely information on bids received and awarded.

SAFETY SERVICES

WTBA contracts with a transportation safety construction consultant to: Staff a WTBA Safety Committee that works closely with OSHA to improve member safety performance. Provide timely information on changing safety regulations and respond to member questions. The Association is also active in federal and state safety regulatory processes.

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY & RULEMAKING

WTBA continuously monitors, tracks and proactively participates in rapidly changing environmental expectations, that impact numerous aspects of transportation construction.

EVENTS

The association produces over six major events each year, including a Contractor-Engineer Conference, Annual Convention, Brewers Event, Golf Outing, Summer Meeting, Fall Meeting and Holiday Party. Valuable trainings, committee meetings and networking opportunities are available throughout the year.

COMMUNICATION & PUBLICATIONS

Members receive valuable industry and legislative information through a variety of sources such as a Weekly Update newsletter, Construction Notes newsletter and hot topic mailings.

INDUSTRY DIRECTORY

The association publishes an annual membership directory for the entire transportation industry in collaboration with The Wiscosnin Asphalt Pavement Association, Wisconsin Concrete Pavement Association and Wisconsin Earth Movers Association.

MEMBERSHIP TYPES

WTBA has two membership categories: Contractor Members who are engaged in transportation infrastructure construction and Associate Members who supply machinery, products and services to the construction industry.

CONTRACTOR

$500*/Year
  • Members Only Events
  • Industry Directory Listing
  • Newsletters
  • ARTBA Membership
  • Direct assistance in settling disputes, uniformity of specification interpretation and application, and appropriate training for new processes and procedures.
  • * Additionally, assessment to Contractor Members on Individual Contracts over $20,000,000. Each Contractor Member shall pay assessments on any one Assessable Contract for $20,000,000 or more, as defined below according to the schedule.
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ASSOCIATE/CONSULTANT

$500/Year
  • Members Only Events
  • Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Newsletters
  • ARTBA Membership
  • Industry Directory Listing
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