July 112018

Jeff Irons joins General Excavating

We are pleased to announce the addition of Jeff Irons as Manager for General Excavating’s OSP Communications and Trenchless Construction divisions. With Jeff’s formal training from Pennsylvania School of Technology, Villanova University, and PMI Institute, and 30-years of field experience, we are confident that his talents will help General Excavating remain a leader in communication construction.  Jeff has been involved with numerous telecommunication infrastructure projects for many years including cable installation and removal projects.  Jeff's background is a perfect fit for the services already offered by General Excavating.  Jeff was asked to share some thoughts about the new opportunities presented ...

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May 162018

Hydro Excavation

Completing projects safely and efficiently when you don’t know what you don’t know can be a challenge.  The engineering and construction industries deal with unknowns on a daily basis as existing structures get replaced by new buildings, roadways get widened, and utilities are extended or upgraded.  The unknowns impact cost, production, and safety. General Excavating can help remove some of the uncertainties by locating below grade utilities with Hydro Excavation.  Hydro Excavation uses high pressured water combined with a powerful vacuum system to expose and locate below grade utilities and significantly reduce potential damage to important infrastructure.  Recent completed projects ...

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