Sundt Construction added three new employees to its civil/industrial team: Larry Fickel, area manager; Andre Castaneda, estimator II; and Nicholas Aguilar, field engineer.

As an area manager, Fickel will be responsible for projects throughout Greater Phoenix. He brings more than three decades of experience to his new role, most recently serving as a senior project manager for a Colorado-based contractor, where he was involved with a variety of projects, including water and wastewater treatment plants. Fickel earned a Bachelor of Science in building construction from Texas A&M University and continues to serve on the university’s Construction Industry Advisory Council.

Castaneda, an estimator, joins Sundt from a Tempe-based firm, where he worked as a project engineer and field estimator on roadway expansions and water treatment facilities. Castaneda earned a Bachelor of Science in construction management from Arizona State University.

Aguilar will work as a field engineer on the BHP Pinto Valley Restart project. He most recently worked as a project engineer at the Solana Generating Station in Gila Bend. Aguilar earned a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Arizona State University, and remains active in the engineering community. He is a member of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Engineers without Borders, and Bridges to Prosperity.

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