Established in 1983, Schuepfer, Inc. has been committed to commercial excavation and site development. As excavating contractors we have serviced the Chicagoland and Midwest areas with quality work for over 29 years. With over 125 pieces of equipment, knowledge, experience, and expertise, Schuepfer, Inc. will meet your project needs.
Mud is the Problem – Lime is the Solution Dealing with a Common Construction Site Problem Wet site conditions can prove to be a major challenge for commercial and residential building contractors. Spring thaws and recurring rain can cause the soil to become soft and muddy, posing problems and delays to workers, equipment and material deliveries. The challenge increases when site-soil is used as a structural fill, placed in layers to raise the grade elevations of building pads and paved areas. It’s difficult to reach the soil moisture content and compaction requirements established by the project civil or geotechnical engineer in the ...
At Schuepfer, Inc. we use cutting edge technology to accomplish our projects with precision and accuracy. GPS and laser grading capabilities allow us to cut down on the time and cost it takes to build a site. We eventually set up our dozers and other equipment with GPS sensors that will give the operators accurate elevations and blade movements within 0.10 ft. Getting to this point, however, takes some behind-the-scenes effort to make sure that the process runs effectively. Click on any of the pictures below to enlarge. Before we even step foot on a site, we are literally starting the construction from behind a computer. Below ...
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Mass Grading for building construction is a major component of site preparation, and one that Schuepfer, Inc. takes great pride in accomplishing. With a diverse fleet of excavation equipment and the ability to relocate it on a moment’s notice, we have the capability to grade a landscape to your engineer’s design on or often ahead of schedule. Schuepfer, Inc. offers Lime Stabilization to increase compaction rates in problem areas. This service saves time, as well as money. Rainy weather conditions, wet clay areas, and strict deadlines make this option a smart, professional choice. Schuepfer, Inc. offers ...
Established in 1983, Schuepfer, Inc. has been committed to commercial excavation and site development. As excavating contractors we have serviced the Chicagoland and Midwest areas with quality work for over 29 years.
With over 125 pieces of equipment, knowledge, experience, and expertise, Schuepfer, Inc. will meet your project needs.
Work continues at Atlantic Aviation in Wheeling as Schuepfer, Inc. was tasked with the earthwork for a new facility and airplane parking expansion.
Schuepfer, Inc. was honored to be a part of the 50th anniversary celebration for medium wheel loaders at the Caterpillar plant in Aurora, IL. Schuepfer, Inc. brought its 1960s 944A Wheel Loader to the factory for the special day. Current plant employees, as well as retirees who worked on the wheel loaders for decades were present for the ceremony. More on Wheel Loader History