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Buildings

UW Health East Campus Main Image

Madison, WI

The new UW Health East Side Campus project is located at the American Center on a 42 acre lot. The project consists of a 486,000 square foot building in three wings and a Central Utility Plant. The West Wing includes two 28 bed in patient floors, 1 shelled in patient floor and 40 Universal Care […]

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Duluth Trading Company Main Image

Mount Horeb, WI

As a subcontractor, Fickett Structural Solutions (Fickett) was hired to perform Structural Steel inspection and testing services for the fabrication and installation of a 108,000-square-foot, 5-story office building for the online and retail apparel company headquarters of the Duluth Trading Company previously located in Belleville, WI.  The fabrication shop inspections and testing of the structural […]

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Wangard Building Water Street Main Image

Milwaukee, WI

As a subconsultant, Fickett Structural Solutions (Fickett) was hired to perform structural steel inspections on the $33 million, 113,000-square-foot, 5-story office building on the former Laacke & Joys location along the Milwaukee River in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The nondestructive testing (NDT) methods used for the field inspections on this project were in accordance with the […]

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Bridges

Canadian National Railway (CN), Arcola High Bridge Rope Access Inspection Main Image

Somerset, WI

Canadian National Railway retained Fickett to perform an inspection on the Minneapolis Subdivision 493 MP 424.25; Arcola High Bridge over the St. Croix River near Somerset, WI. The inspection was considered a “measured” (in-depth) inspection. Following CN standards, a measured inspection includes detailed measurements of all defects and section loss. The Arcola High Bridge was […]

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Kolekole Stream Bridge Main Image

Hilo, HI

As a subconsultant, Fickett was retained to provided inspection support and inspection personnel to conduct a fracture critical inspection of the Kolekole Stream Bridge, located on the Island of Hawaii. Due to an equipment breakdown, the bridge was not able to be inspected via HDOT’s standard methods of using an under bridge inspection vehicle (UBIV). […]

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Marquette Interchange/Menomonee Valley Bridge Main Image

In-Depth and Fracture Critical Bridge Inspections

As a sub-consultant, Fickett Structural Solutions was retained to provide inspection personnel for the in-depth inspection of the Menomonee Valley Bridge and Marquette Interchange. The Menomonee Valley Bridge consists of 10 continuous high-rise unit bridges located on the I-43/94 corridor in downtown Milwaukee and ties into the south side of the Marquette Interchange, the largest […]

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Dams

Quality Assurance Inspections Main Image

11 Structures on the Mississippi River and Illinois Waterway

As a sub-consultant, Fickett Structural Solutions was retained to provide Quality Assurance (QA) inspections on 11 hydraulic steel structures (HSS) on the Mississippi River and Illinois Water way for the Rock Island District of the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). This included three (3) tainter gates for the Dresden Island Lock & Dam, two […]

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Poe Lock Gate Anchorage Weld Monitoring and Quality Control Main Image

Sault Ste. Marie, MI

As a subcontractor, Fickett Structural Solutions (FSS) performed initial and periodic weld inspection services with the purpose of monitoring the condition of the existing welds on the Poe Lock Gate Anchorages and providing Quality Control (QC) of welding operations on the existing anchorages, as required repairs were completed. Visual (VT), Ultrasonic Testing (UT), Magnetic Particle […]

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Locks #20, 21, and 22 Main Image

Upper Mississippi River: Rock Island, IL

Fickett was selected under a competitive bid proposal for USACE Rock Island, to provide independent, third-party quality assurance services for the fabrication of six sets of miter gates (12 leafs) and additional replacement parts for Locks #20, 21, and 22 on the Mississippi River, and one additional tainter gate bulkhead for the Illinois Waterway. Work […]

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Ancillary Structures

City of Madison Ancillary Inspection Main Image

Madison, WI

Fickett was initially contracted to conduct detailed inspections utilizing visual inspection (VT) on 28 structural members above the ground line, on all welds and bolted connections, Ultrasonic testing on all cantilever structure anchor rods, sign panels, and hardware on overhead sign structures throughout the city of Madison, WI. The contract increased from the original 28 […]

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WisDOT Ancillary Structure Inspection Main Image

Various, WI

Fickett Structural Solutions has been retained by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) to perform statewide ancillary structure inspections since 2010 and has performed numerous detailed inspections of sign structures, sign supports, and signal structures throughout the Southwest, Northeast and North Central Regions.  In addition, initial inspections have been performed on numerous structures to establish […]

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