• Keys Energy Center

    Independence Excavating (IX) was awarded the rough grading and underground utilities contract for construction of The PSEG Keys Energy Center (Keys) in Brandywine, Maryland.

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  • Burke Lakefront Airport - Cleveland, OH

    Crews perform site work for runway extension and install EMAS as part of a $20 million safety improvement project at Burke Lakefront Airport.

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  • Black Hills Power Plant Demolitions

    Complete environmental decommissioning and demolition of four power plants in Colorado, Wyoming, and South Dakota.

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  • Pennsylvania Turnpike New Baltimore Remediation

    Challenging mass remediation project nearly complete for the Pennsylvania Turnpike, which involved a portion of mountain that had been sliding into the turnpike since originally constructed. A total of four million cubic yards of earth was moved.

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  • Metro Health North Coast Behavioral Building Demolition

    Mass structural demolition of 1920s North Coast Behavioral Health Building as part of a multimillion dollar Metro Health Main Campus Expansion.

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  • Orlando Citrus Bowl Demolition - Orlando, FL

    Demolition crews working double shifts to surgically demolish the stadium in 4 weeks, while keeping the pre-cast upper bowl seating intact.

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Independence Excavating is a recognized industry leader in challenging site development, heavy industrial applications, demolition, environmental solutions, concrete construction, aggregate crushing, and is one of the Midwest’s premier and diversified construction companies. Founded in 1956 by the DiGeronimo family, Independence Excavating has earned a solid reputation for honesty, integrity and outstanding performance.

Independence Excavating News

Barex Facility Demolition Complete

Summer , 2017

Demolition crews complete project on a 5.5 acre site at a large active chemical manufacturing plant.

Largest Project Awarded in Company History...Southern Beltway 55-A1

Summer , 2017

Independence tackles the first phase of a seven phase project for The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, a 3.7 mile, 4-lane highway extension of SR 576 in Washington County, Pennsylvania.

Successful Decommissioning and Demolition of Two FirstEnergy Power Plants

Summer , 2017

Bet-IX Joint Venture successfully performed decommissioning and demolition of two FirstEnergy plants in Ohio.

AGC Construction Safety Excellence Award


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