About Us

Established in 2001, the Nickerson Company, Inc. is a construction project management consulting firm. With more than 40 years experience on a variety of municipal road projects, founder Vernon Nickerson is a licensed general engineering construction contractor specializing in contracting and construction of public works projects – specifically rubberized asphalt, concrete curb and gutters, PVC, VPC and RCP pipelines up to 36-inch diameter. His relevant experience in managing construction projects includes reconstruction and rehabilitation of existing asphalt streets; constructability review; and planning, estimating, and inspection of asphalt and concrete paving projects. Street paving experience includes the Manchester Boulevard Corridor Roadway Improvement Project, for which he provided management services for inspection of 3 miles of 3-inch thick asphalt pavement roadway. With the Ballona Creek Bikeway and Landscaping Improvement Project, Vernon served as the construction manager for the construction and inspection of 1000 linear feet of variable retaining wall and terraced landscaping with drought-tolerant and native plants.

The Nickerson Company support staff has experience with more than 30 public works projects in the greater Los Angeles area. We have worked on a number of public works CIP projects for local agencies, including the City of Culver City, City of Azusa, City of Inglewood, and City of Burbank. The Nickerson Company’s practice has a solid foundation of experience and technical expertise, furthering our commitment to the principles of skill, integrity and responsibility.

We are a certified Small Business Enterprise, Minority Business Enterprise, and Underutilized Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (SBE, MBE, and UDBE).