Rick Hightower is the Grouting and Foundation Division’s Executive General Superintendent. Rick has over 38 years of experience in the construction industry as an owner/operator of a grouting service company based in North Florida, geotechnical and structural consulting, and expert witness testimony. His expertise includes deep foundations, compaction grouting, pressure grouting, chemical grouting, marine tiebacks, helical anchor design & installation, structural concrete repair, and epoxy injection.
A resident of Atlantic Beach, Florida, Rick is a graduate of North Florida University, The University of the South School of Theology, and has served as past president of the International Concrete Repair Institute’s Central Florida Chapter.
A Mid-Atlantic state’s Department of Transportation (DOT) and its historical preservation group wanted to repair and rehabilitate a failing rock wall within a town in Appalachia.