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How Long Does It Take To Excavate A Construction Site?

Planning your timeline for a construction job involves a lot of moving pieces. One of the first steps in the construction process is often excavation. This will set up the property for the foundation of your building and is a necessary step no matter what type of foundation you’ll require. The question many people have come to ask is, how long does it really take to excavate a construction site?    Read this brief and informative guide to help you figure out how much time to budget for during [...]

By |2021-11-12T16:24:43+00:00November 11th, 2021|Commercial Construction|0 Comments

Consequences Of Striking Underground Utilities

When you begin a major construction project, it is always a good idea to have underground utilities marked before you begin. The consequences of hitting any type of line can be severe. You should always have utilities marked, even if you only intend to dig a few inches below the surface. Knowing where these important lines run is paramount to a successful project.    To learn more about what could happen if you strike underground utilities, this guide will show you just how dangerous it can be:    Injuries [...]

By |2021-10-13T14:34:27+00:00October 14th, 2021|Commercial Construction|0 Comments

Why You Need To Hire A Professional Excavation Company

Excavation can be an expensive investment. Some people try to save a few dollars where they can by trying to excavate their property on their own with rented equipment. Unfortunately, this can have disastrous consequences. You really should invest in hiring a professional excavation company.   If you have been debating whether to hire a professional commercial construction company to help with your excavation, or to do it yourself, here are a few things you may not have considered:    Knowledge of Equipment Most businesses and individuals do not [...]

By |2021-09-17T13:19:49+00:00September 19th, 2021|Commercial Construction|0 Comments

What Is A Commercial Septic System?

You have probably heard of installing a septic system at your home, but what about at a commercial location? A commercial septic system is similar to the ones you are familiar with in residential settings. However, it does have some noteworthy differences that you should consider before deciding if this is the right option for your business or multifamily property.    Here is the breakdown you need to help you understand just what a commercial septic system is and what it has to offer:    Size The most significant [...]

5 Factors To Consider When Developing A Commercial Building

 Building a new commercial building can be an exciting time for your business. However, it can also lead to a great deal of stress if you don’t approach the project properly. From finding the right property to managing your finances and time, developing a commercial building is not for the faint of heart.  If you are beginning to plan for your next building project, you’ll need to be prepared for what it could entail. Here are a few factors to consider before you dive in head-first: Location, Location, LocationBefore you can even [...]

By |2021-07-29T13:34:07+00:00July 29th, 2021|Commercial Construction|0 Comments

Underground Fiber Optic Cable Installation

Fiber optic cable has a number of advantages over traditional cable. Connections are less prone to outages because they use light, not electricity, to provide connectivity. Fiber optic Internet is also faster than traditional cable technology. Installing underground fiber optic cable presents a number of challenges. It’s important to hire a contractor with a sophisticated understanding of underground utilities installation to complete your fiber optic project. In this brief post, we’ll evaluate some of the installation methods that can be used for fiber optic cables, and the challenges inherent [...]

By |2021-06-23T14:57:25+00:00June 23rd, 2021|Commercial Construction, Utility Contractors|0 Comments

Backfilling Trenches & Other Excavations

Trenching and boring are two common ways of creating access points to install underground utilities. Once a trench has been dug, and the work that that trench was dug for has been completed, that trench needs to be filled. This process is known as backfilling. You might think that backfilling is as simple as taking the material that was excavated and putting it back into the trench. The process is actually quite a bit more complicated than that. In order to ensure even grading, and reduce the chances of [...]

By |2021-05-26T14:04:11+00:00May 26th, 2021|Commercial Construction|0 Comments

Albuquerque-Based Construction Company Celebrates Another Successful Completion Of Extensive Project, On Time

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - DUB-L-EE, a highly successful construction company, is delighted to announce that they have recently completed an extensive and comprehensive project on budget and within the proposed time frame. This is a perfect demonstration of how efficient and reliable the company is, even during unprecedented challenges such as the COVID-19 pandemic. DUB-L-EE has proven, once again, that they are a problem-solving company that delivers on time and on budget.  The scope of work for this particular project involved the removal and disposal of half of the existing roadway [...]

By |2021-05-04T16:57:44+00:00May 4th, 2021|Commercial Construction|0 Comments

Accurate Underground Utility Locating

The commercial utility contractors, here at Dub-L-EE, can locate and install underground utilities for your business. The nature of these utilities can vary dramatically depending on the business we’re serving - everything from electrical wires to gas lines can be located underground. It’s essential that we locate existing utilities before repairing or installing anything underground. To that end, we offer accurate underground utility locating, using a wide variety of tools that receive electromagnetic signals to locate and identify utilities. These tools can even detect things like dead wires. You [...]

By |2021-04-07T17:35:51+00:00April 16th, 2021|Utility Contractors|0 Comments

What Goes Into Underground Utility Installation?

A brief aside before we answer the question posed in the title - what are utilities? There’s no one simple definition - it’s easier to call them by their names. Water, sewage, electricity, phone lines, natural gas - all of these, and more, fall under the category of utility. You might think of utilities as public infrastructure - under that definition, roads, the Internet, and even postal services, like mailboxes, could be considered utilities. Underground utility installation, then, is installing utility-related infrastructure underground. Water mains (and connections to water [...]

By |2021-04-08T18:10:39+00:00March 16th, 2021|Commercial Construction, Utility Contractors|0 Comments