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Andy Fickett, PE, President
3148 Deming Way, Suite 160
Middleton, WI 53562


Fickett Structural Solutions, Inc. has been partnering with owners and the A/E/C Industry since 2001, ensuring the safety and quality of their infrastructure through our specialized inspection and testing services. Our experienced personnel perform Quality Assurance Inspection Services of structural steel on both new and existing structures, from fabrication to field erection. Our inspectors and engineers ensure that your project is constructed according to the plans, specifications, and applicable codes.

Our Quality Assurance Services focus on the fabrication and construction of steel structures and their connections. Our work extends into the inspection, testing and life cycle analysis of both horizontal and vertical structures. Our extensive experience includes large civil infrastructure projects such as bridges and locks and dams to major commercial, industrial and institutional buildings and parking structures. We’re also involved in sports stadiums, arenas, wind farms and ancillary structures for lighting, scoreboards and signage.


Core Capabilities

  • Quality Assurance Services
    — Steel fabrication
    — Steel fabrication shop drawing review
    — Steel erection
    — Welding
    — Structural bolting
  • Nondestructive Testing
    — Magnetic Particle (MT)
    — Ultrasonic (UT)
    — Phased Array (PAUT)
    — Ultrasonic Impact Treatment (UIT)
  • Welding Procedures and Consultation
  • Coatings Inspection
  • In-service Bridge & Ancillary Structure Inspections
    — Initial
    — Routine
    — In-depth
    — Fracture Critical – Emergency
    — Rope Access
  • Load Ratings
  • Fatigue prone assemblies and connection detail consultation
  • Bridge Construction Management
  • Technical Training
    — National Highway Institute (NHI) training courses
    — NHI Certified Instructors with multiple Instructor of Excellence Awards
    — Development and presentation of programs for welding and high strength bolted connections
    — Technical training manual revisions and development
    — Welder and welding certification programs for fabricators and contractors



  • We safe guard structural safety through specialized inspection knowledge utilizing experienced, dedicated personnel.
  • We’re your partner for the life of your structure: from the design and construction, through its service life.
  • We support you through best practices, expertise, ready communication and mobilization.
  • Our qualified engineers and inspectors have over 10 years of experience working with the US Army Corps of Engineers.


Company Data

  • Founded in 2001 (formerly Fish & Associates, Inc.)
  • Nationwide coverage with offices in MN, WA and WI
  • Small Business Enterprise (SBE)
  • Dane County Small Business Award, 2016, Madison WI
  • Unique Entity ID (UEI):  E8KKTX31SJK4
  • CAGE: 4YW77


Past Performance

  • USACE Districts:
    Rock Island, Detroit, St. Paul, St. Louis, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Huntington, Walla Walla, Portland, New Orleans, Omaha, Sacramento, Chicago
  • State Department of Transportation:
    AR, IA, IN, KY, MN, MS, MT, OK, OR, PA, RI, SD, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI


Repeat Consultant Teams
AECOM, Alfred Benesch, Burgess & Niple, Greenman Pedersen, Hardesty & Hanover, HDR, HNTB, Jacobs, Mead & Hunt, Michael Baker, Parsons, PRIME, Stanley, Terracon, Tetra Tech


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Key Personnel
Andy Fickett, PE (President)
Todd Demski, PE, CWI (Executive Vice President, Transportation Manager)
Finn Hubbard, PE (Vice President, Principal Engineer)
Andy Packard, PE (Vice President, Engineering Manager)
Todd Niemann, PE (Principal Engineer, Quality Assurance Manager)
Brian Schmidt, PE, CWI (Office Operations Manager | Senior Project Manager)
Ryan Sievers, PE, CWI (Field Operations Manager | Rope Access Program Manager)
Carter Bohn SCWI, ASNT Level III MT, UT (Quality Assurance Specialist)
Lonnie Anderson CWI, NDT Level II MT, UT (Quality Assurance Specialist)
Kile Head CWI, NDT Level II MT, UT (Quality Assurance Specialist)


We accept credit/purchase cards

Madison, WI Office:  608.831.3238
Milwaukee, WI Office: 608.831.3238 
Minneapolis, MN Office: 763.285.7963
Olympia, WA Office: 360.214.5759
Portland, OR Office: 608.831.3238