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E M I I N D E P E N D E N C E E X C AVAT I N G THE MARCELLUS SHALE SUMMER 2012 Highly Skilled Independence Excavating has more than a halfcentury of experience in nearly all facets of the excavation industry. • Independence, Ohio “We specialize in projects with demanding schedules, multiple technical capabilities and heavy resource requirements.” // JUSTIN FOX, general manager, Pittsburgh division Independence Excavating has been in business since 1956.. known throughout Independence, Ohio, as Experience is the name of the game the go-to company for residential basefor Independence Excavating. As one of ment, sanitary and drainage projects. the country’s largest, and arguably most By 1971, Independence Excavating experienced excavating companies, Inde- had grown in its capabilities, allowing pendence had modest, family oriented be- the business to expand into the commerginnings. The DiGeronimo family founded cial segment. The Cleveland Courthouse the business in 1956 that quickly became was the first commercial foray, consisting of mass excavation and haul-away in PROFILE an urban setting. The project was a sucIndependence Excavating . cess, and it demonstrated the company’s Employees: 500 at peak season | Headquarters: ability to handle large-scale projects effiIndependence, Ohio | Specialty: Excavation ciently and accurately. [ BY LORI SICHTERMANN ] 148 Over the past 56 years, Independence has grown in its capabilities and size. “We’re very dynamic,” notes Justin Fox, general manager for Independence Excavating, Pittsburgh division. “We’re at a point where we can do any work that is multifaceted. We offer guaranteed site development. That’s where we do our best – that’s our niche market.” Although multifaceted work may be the niche for Independence Excavating, the company’s market landscape spans several thousands miles. Over the last

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Energy & Mining International - Summer 2012
Wind Financing
Latin American Energy
Mining Developments
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Mega Precious Metals
Iron Ore Company of Canada
Rainy River Resources Ltd.
Canada Energy
Gear Energy
Manitok Energy Inc.
Chieftain Metals
IC Potash
Nyrstar Langlois Mine
Phoenix Technology Services Inc.
Waycon Manufacturing Ltd.
Tuscany International Drilling
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy
Orosur Mining
Lithium One Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Continental Gold Ltd.
Guyana Oil Co. Ltd.
Batero Gold Corp.
The Williston Basin
Primary Petroleum
Sanjel Corp.
Summit Energy Services
Kengor Metals LLC
Stone Energy
Holloway Pipe
McFarren Group – Appalachian Transload Services
Trumbull Corp.
De-Cal Mechanical
Buck’s Fabricating
ITI Trailers & Truck Bodies
Hamilton Machine/ ValTek Industries
Rodenberg Diversified LLC
Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Independence Excavating
Magna-Solutions LLC
Blackhawk Specialty Tools LLC
MinExpo 2012
Rail-Veyor Technologies
STW Technic
RAM Enterprise
Miner Elastomer Products Corp.
McElroy Manufacturing
REICHdrill Inc.
Gunnebo Johnson Corp.
The Timken Co.
K/M Specialty Pumps & Systems Inc.
Schroeder Industries
The Reinforced Earth Co.
Geoprobe Systems®
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
Power Service Inc.
National Pump Co.
Peak Oilfield Service Co.
TonaTec Exploration
Xtreme Oil & Gas Inc.
White Tiger Gold
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.
Lydford Mining Co.
MFM Industries Inc.
Crescent Companies
Tri State Tank
Aquila Resources
Armstrong Coal
EnerJex Resources Inc.
Sanchez Energy Corp.
Chatham Steel Corp.
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