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Rob Jones: Foundation Driller Project Superintendent

Posted: 7/27/2007

Rob Jones is a former Marine, so slogging through swampy soil and confined spaces comes naturally. ENR's Chicago bureau chief Tudor Van Hampton spent the day with Jones on the jobsite of one of the tighest jobsites in the Windy City: the Aqua, a $475-million, 81-story mixed-use tower on Lakeshore Drive designed by local architect Jeanne Gang.

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Rob Jones:
Foundation Driller Project Superintendent

ob Jones, 38, is a project superintedent for Case Foundation Co. The Marine Corps veteran manages foundation drilling responsibilities on high-profile Chicago structures. When he talked to ENR, he had just finished work on the Aqua and had transitioned to the next task: Santiago Calatrava's 150-story Spire.

From McGraw-Hill Construction
Editor & Host: Tudor Van Hampton
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