Fischer Excavating was founded in 1994 and incorporated in 2005.  With it's corporate headquarters in Freeport Il, the firm's initial efforts were in excavating services for rural farm projects and residential developments.  In February 1997 the firm aquired the assets and operations of Economy Excavating Co. which included its quarry operations.  This acquisition was the fisrt of several that launched  Fischer Excavating to new heights and positioned the firm for more challenging opportunities.  Today Fischer Excavating is a complex contracting firm resposible for heavy and highway transportation projects, municiple and county infrastructure inprovements, and commercial, industrial, and residential developments.  The firm operates 15 quarries in a 6 county region in Northwestern Illinois producing and supplying state-approved construction aggregates for some of the most sophisticated construction applications today.

The Firm is pre-qualified for transportation(and related infrastructure) development with the Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois Capital Development Board, and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers.  Fischer Excavating has successfully completed development projects for airports, streets, road and highway construction, power plant sites, waste water plants, corporate officesm warehouses, manufacturing facilities, landfills, commercial developments, residential subdivisions, storm water detention ponds, waterways, and various agricultural projects. 

The Fischer Team continues to emphasize customer sadisfaction as fuel fo their continued, rapid growth.  This vast knowlege and experience in the construction industry applied through the highest standards are available to you for your next project.  Contact the Fischer team today by phone at 815-233-3232 or by email at

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