Drilling, Earthwork, & Vacuum Excavation in El Paso

Digging Deep Since 1979

Welcome to LB & Sons, Inc. We are an El Paso-based drilling, earthwork, and vacuum excavation company. Founded in 1979, we’ve grown into the Southwest’s premier drilling and excavation team. Our team has many decades of experience in the varied environment that characterizes the region, and our fleet of equipment is unparalleled.

We partner with commercial, industrial, and government contractors spanning a diverse set of projects. From small water cleanup to huge, multi-million dollar construction projects, you can count on the LB & Sons team to get the job done in a safe, timely, and effective manner.

Our Specialities

LB & Sons specializes in many services including rock drilling, hole drilling, foundation drilling, excavation work, diverse earthwork projects, wash-out services, vacuum excavation services, rebar tying, fence services, and transportation for local sites.


Our extensive fleet of drills is capable of handling nearly every type of rock or ground type. Our drilling services include rock, hole, pier, and low-clearance drilling.


Site development at its finest! We can clear any site, level any ground, backfill, excavate, develop, and much more.

Vacuum Excavation

This is a cost-effective, preferred method for professional utility finding, well cleaning, and more!

Vacuum Trucks

Our fleet of vacuum servicing trucks can assist with water overflow, drainage, washouts, and much more! Contact us to determine your needs.


LB & Sons provides concrete services from sidewalks, foundations, parking lots, and more. Let us help you save time and money.  

Utility Locating

Utility location is vital to avoid damage that may add cost and time to your project. Our team utilizes ground-penetrating radar and vacuum trucks to locate and safely dig around utilities.

Fence Installation

Fences provide security and safety for your site and valuables. We offer temporary and permanent solutions with barb wire options.

Rebar Tying

Get your rebar tied right the first time! We provide top-quality rebar tying services in a timely manner. Let us do the job for your right the first time.

Haul Off & Delivery

We offer aggregate haul-off and delivery of materials. Our team also provides haul-off and disposal services of non-hazardous and debris material. Contact us for more information.

Core Drilling

If you need core drilling in El Paso, then you’ve come to the right place. Contact us for more information.

Our Expert Team is Available 24/7!

LB & Sons

24/7 Services Available

In the construction world, accidents don’t obey a 9-to-5 schedule. As a result, our team ensures that someone is always available 24/7 to respond to emergency needs. Whether you need drilling services right away or to clear a flooded construction site overnight, our team will always be on-call to respond.

LB & Sons Excavation Services, Drilling in El Paso

LB & SonsOSHA Authorized

Safety and Quality top priority


Areas Served

From our small start in El Paso, we’ve been able to branch out and expand our services to service Texas, New Mexico, and even parts of Arizona. Given the type of equipment we have on offer, we have been able to cross state lines and help with certain projects when other companies didn’t have the experience or equipment to do so. If you are unsure if our team can reach you, feel free to contact our team for more information!

Why Choose LB & Sons

As a team, our top priority with every project is customer satisfaction. We strive to exceed the customer's expectations for our work, as well as surpass our own. That attitude is apparent from the moment you call us until the end of your project and beyond. We avoid common pitfalls like poor communication and cutting corners, and have done so since our beginning over 40 years ago. When you choose our team, you can expect a blend of service and workmanship backed by licensed, bonded, and insured experts.

Contact Us, Today!

Are you looking for a team you can rely on for drilling, earthwork, or other related construction services? Our team would love to support your project. To get started, please contact us via phone, email, or through our website today!

Check Out Our blogs!

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