Reopening I-65 using Micropiles in Artesian Conditions after Bridge Settlement

Brett Zitny, P.E, M.S.      &     Aaron Evans, P.E, M.S.

Nicholson Construction Company

9 / 21/ 2016

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

1311 Newmark Civil Engineering Building


Aaron Evans is the Chicago Area Manager for Nicholson Construction Company, where he is responsible for sales, business development, and project oversight in the Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa and Missouri. He began his career in 2006 with Nicholson, and his roles throughout his ten years with the company have included engineering, project management, estimating, and business development. He is experienced in Nicholson’s various geotechnical capabilities, with extensive experience in jet grouting and diaphragm walls. He has been intimately involved in major infrastructure projects, including the North Shore Connector in Pittsburg and the Second Avenue Subway in Manhattan. Mr. Evans holds a B.S. and M.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Purdue University.


Brett Zitny is a Project Manager for Nicholson Construction Company, where he is responsible for business development, estimating and project management for Nicholson’s Chicago office. His roles throughout his career have included operations, engineering, estimating, and management of geotechnical projects, including grouting, ground improvement, earth retention, and deep foundations. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois, with a B.S. and M.S. in Civil Engineering, both with an emphasis in Geotechnical Engineering.

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