Extreme Excavating is a Level-3 certified PGE contractor capable of performing any and all PGE work in the right-of-way.

At Extreme Excavating we specialize in underground utilities, site prep, substations, directional drilling and other commercial contracting services. We are fully licensed, bonded & insured.

Utility Contractor Services Include:

Vault Installation

  • All vault sizes including large 10’ x 24’ vaults

  • Poured-in-Place conduit windows and vents

Horizontal Boring

  • Capable of installing large conduit packages up to 24” diameter

  • Capable of performing long drill shots up to 1,000-ft

  • Install power, water and telecommunication conduit


  • Install extremely large conduit packages throughout downtown Portland

  • Perform multiple large Jack-and-Bores under TriMet rail lines

  • Conduit restoration

  • Paving restoration         


  • Civil work including excavation, concrete foundations, footings, etc.

Signal Pole Foundations

  • Drilled shafts for signal pole foundations up to 24-ft depth and 52” diameter

  • Larger shafts upon request

Vacuum Excavation Services Include:

Hydro Excavation

Potholing / Locating

Catch Basin Cleanout

Environmental Cleanup

Our Commitment To You

As a client of Extreme Excavating, we guarantee you will receive high quality work and outstanding customer service. We take pride in our work and work ethic. Most importantly, our project managers and job foreman work as a team with our clients to ensure your complete satisfaction.

Upon hiring us, we will meet to discuss your goals, budgeting, timeline and your vision for the project. During each phase you will be informed of our progress and we will perform post work evaluations to ensure the satisfaction of our clients.

Equipment We Employ

Horizontal Drill Rigs

Excavators 7,800 lbs to 76,000 lbs

Rubber Tire Hoes

Fan & PD Hydro Excavation Trucks & Trailers

Dump Trucks


Areas Served

Portland Vernonia
Vancouver Hood River
Gresham The Dalles
West Linn
Oregon City