Foundations

Foundations

Foundations

Michels foundation capabilities serve the deep foundation, ground improvement and earth retention needs of the energy, heavy highway and building trade industries. Our in-house engineering staff works to ensure development and implementation of technically sound design solutions.

Our design-build capabilities ensure cost effective, engineered solutions for even the most complex deep foundations projects.

Our areas of service include the following:

Oil and Gas: We build foundations for stations and provide sheeting installations to divert water and support excavation for mainline pipeline construction sites.

Power Delivery: We support our partners by building foundations for transmission and substation projects from coast to coast.

Building Trades: We build foundations for high-rise buildings, arenas and sports complex. 

Transportation: We build foundations to support massive infrastructure projects including bridges and barge work.

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Projects

Michels performed the removal and replacement of walkway and pier structures along the eastern extent of the De Pere Dam.

Foundations

De Pere Dam Walkway Replacement

Wisconsin

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De Pere Dam Walkway Replacement

Michels was contracted to design and install secant shafts as temporary earth retention to allow for the excavation of approximately 71 feet below grade to install a new pump station.

Foundations

Pump Station 4 Reconstruction

Illinois

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Pump Station 4 Reconstruction

Projects

Michels built caissons and installed H-pipes for the Torrence Avenue Bridge along the Grand Calumet River.

Deep Foundations

IDOT Torrence Avenue

Illinois

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IDOT Torrence Avenue

Michels replaced a deteriorated articulated concrete pad with 8-inch thick cast-in-place concrete panels.

Marine Construction

Pershing Park Boat Launch

Wisconsin

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Pershing Park Boat Launch

Michels installed 400 LF of sheet piling and 992 pipe piles to support construction in downtown Milwaukee.

Deep Foundations

Fiserv Forum

Wisconsin

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Fiserv Forum

Michels built 458 secant piles and 100 caissons in 90 days for a 10-story, 600,000-square-foot building on the site of the new McDonald's corporate headquarters.

Deep Foundations

110 N Carpenter

Illinois

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110 N Carpenter

Michels installed 53 caissons in Massachusetts.

Deep Foundations

Cabot Tap Line Rebuild

Massachusetts

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Cabot Tap Line Rebuild

Michels repaired the ground support systems along approximately 160 feet of wharf wall located southwest of the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District Headquarters parking lot.

Marine Construction

MMSD Wharf Wall

Wisconsin

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MMSD Wharf Wall

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