Lake Shore Drive
- Location Illinois
MethodsDrilled shafts Earth Retention System
Michels Construction, Inc. performed inbound and outbound structure construction for two separate contracts with IHC Construction Companies and Kenny Construction Company. In total, there were 139 drilled shafts between the two projects, ranging from 42-inch to 72-inch diameter and depths of 14 feet to 90 feet with rock sockets. Additionally, there were six separate earth retention systems ranging from cantilever sheet walls to complex multilevel braced excavations.