A job we did with Merck & Co. required very high safety standards, including shoring and lifting requirements. Bencardino fulfilled every one of them. I also like the fact that the owner, Lou Bencardino, gets personally involved in every job he does.

Tom Dunn, Director of Operations, A.T. Chadwick

New Jobs : Lou Bencardino and Bencardino Excavating Handle Excavation Project in South Philadelphia

Posted: 2/14/2012

Lou Bencardino and Bencardino Excavating, a full-service excavating company based in Bucks County, Pa., have begun an underground electrical excavation project for Gordon Group Electric of Feasterville, Pa. The Bencardino crew was hired to revitalize a building within the Philadelphia Navy Yard’s 1,200-acre limits. Company owner Louis A. Bencardino is the project manager and Bencardino Excavating’s Greg Davis is serving as project foremen.

“Philadelphia is our hometown, so when we have the opportunity to work on projects in the city that help to bring jobs and tourism to the area, we take great pride in that,” said Lou Bencardino, owner of Bencardino Excavating. “After making investments in the company earlier this year, we are off to a productive start and ready to provide more services to our clients in South Philadelphia and other neighboring communities.”

In 2012, Bencardino Excavating updated its capabilities and equipment to better serve its clients in the community. Some of the new equipment added to the company’s arsenal included a BoMag BW 190 Asphalt Roller, a walk-behind Bulldog Trench Roller and three new CASE Backhoes. With this new equipment, the crew is able to handle a variety of milling and excavation needs for projects and clients. The Bencardino Excavating Safety Committee has also planned several workshops to train employees on safe practices on job sites and the proper protocol for machine and new equipment operation.

About Louis A. Bencardino Excavating

Bencardino Excavating is a professional excavating company committed to delivering the highest level of performance and quality to their clients. Louis A. Bencardino is a highly skilled excavating contractor who has an experienced team of project managers, foreman, construction professionals and crafts people.

Bencardino Excavating specializes in complete site work services including, construction, excavation, electrical, demolition, asphalt paving, and final finish work.

Bencardino Excavating was founded in 1988 by Lou Bencardino, and serves clients in Southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Bencardino Excavating has worked with airports, helipads, schools, banks, corporate facilities, and more, in a wide array of industries including commercial and residential development, pharmaceutical, chemical, biotechnology, utilities, education, and retail.

Among its clients are Bovis Lend Lease, TN Ward, Daniel J. Keating, Harkins Builders, Emory Hill and Company, AT Chadwick, Carrand Duff, Scungio Borst, Temple University, Princeton University, PennDOT, R. M. Shoemaker Holdings, Inc., Keating Building and Merck & Co.

For more information, visit www.bencardino.com or call (215) 244-6000.

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