Where Any Thought of Excavating is a No-Brainer


Excavating in Western Minnesota


In general, excavating is systematically removing and/or building-up earth to prepare a site for new construction. At Mark Lee Excavating we do this, and more; and we do it well. For over 30 years our expertise has been put to use serving the commercial, municipal, and residential excavating needs of Alexandria and the surrounding areas.

Whether preparing a firm, level platform for a new road or a large construction project, you can rely on us to perform groundwork you can build on. At Mark Lee Excavating, we have been able to retain some of the most experienced operators and knowledgeable foremen in the excavating industry. Our crew consists of around 25 individuals who are reliable, accountable and experienced in what they do – allowing us to keep our track record as one of the leading excavating contractors in Central Minnesota.

General Excavating/Earthwork Services

  • Scraper Work – Earth Moving
  • Dozer Work
  • Skid Loader Work
  • Digging of Basements & Footings
  • Back-Filling
  • Dump Truck Hauling & Rental
  • Belly Dump Tractor/Truck
  • Custom Low Boy/Equipment Hauling
  • Center Pivot Backhoe
  • Site Clearing – Removal of Trees & Brush
  • Frost Digging/Ripping
  • Building Demolition
  • Site Work & Compacting
  • Underground Boring/Directional Drilling
  • Road Grading
Excavating in Western Minnesota

Construction Aggregate Removal & Disposal

  • Gravel, Concrete & Blacktop Crushing
  • Recycling Asphalt & Concrete
  • Concrete & Blacktop Removal / Disposal

Road Building – Commercial & Residential

  • Driveways
  • Freeways
  • Public Highways
  • Housing Developments

Site Grading/Land Leveling

Utilizing a cutting-edge Trimble GPS Grading System our equipment operators at Mark Lee Excavating are able to excavate with stringent accuracy, leaving you with precise work sites. This computerized technology enables us to more effectively keep projects on schedule; save on surveying costs; and allows our GPS-guided dozers to grade the site exactly as the engineer designed it.


Utilities – Commercial & Residential Developments

  • Mainline Sewer & Water Installation
  • Septic & Sewer System Hook-Ups
  • Drain Tile Systems

Additional Services

  • Snow Removal
  • Commercial Road & Lot Salting
  • Housing Developments

Aggregate Supply & Delivery

  • Crushed Gravel/Class 5
  • Crushed Asphalt
  • Sand
  • Top Soil
  • Washed Rock
  • Gravel
  • Pulverized Shredded Black Dirt
  • Rock – All Sizes


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