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.

Drilling

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.

Earthwork

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.

Concrete

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.

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 & SonsTrained and Certified by the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA)

Safety and Quality top priority

 

Areas Served

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.

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!

The History and Power of the Trusted Bulldozer 

March 15, 2022

Pushing dirt is not a job for the faint of heart. If you’ve ever had a minor digging task in your backyard, you know that breaking soil, digging, and moving it from one place to another can be back-breaking work—certainly enough to get you a nice sunburn and sore arms for the rest of the…

Welcome our newest drill! All the way from Ancona, Italy, the Ecoline 35 drilling rig.

November 8, 2021

                 Coming soon to Texas! Our new Ecoline 35 drilling rig from MAIT Italy. Our Ecoline 35 drilling rig (EC 35) is currently being built to our specifications in Osimo, in the province of Ancona, Italy, by the phenomenal MAIT team. In the photos above you can see…

The Concrete Path: A History of Sidewalks

March 1, 2021

On any given day, a construction team somewhere in the country is pouring concrete. Concrete is an essential part of how our homes, neighborhoods, and schools are constructed. As construction and infrastructure projects ramp up, so does concrete consumption.  In 2020, concrete consumption reached 102 metric tons since the 2008 recession. Humans have been using…

An Examination of Tying Rebar and Its Role in Construction 

December 21, 2020

Have you ever seen a sailor tie a knot? They know a thing or two about it. Most take it very seriously. Some might even argue that it is an art. The proficiency in typing, however, is directly related to the bigger picture.  People don’t tie knots for the sake of tying knots. They serve…

Infrastructure’s Need for Drilling and the Power of the Soft Dig

October 30, 2020

Homebuilding, commercial building construction, utility installation, geological surveys, plumbing, landscaping, and everything in between requires digging into the earth to some degree or other. The term “soft dig” is a commonly used colloquialism in the excavation business, and it is a term of affection that more specifically refers to vacuum excavation. We call it the…

The Quest to Drill: The Magic of Drill Bits and the Power of Digging Through Earth 

August 30, 2020

Since the dawn of time, human beings have had a natural tendency to want to explore the world around them. It’s why sixty years ago there was a race to the moon between two competing nations. And just like human beings have explored their natural habitats and built rocket ships to explore beyond Earth’s atmosphere,…

Digging for Uncle Sam: USFCR-Verified Vendor Providing Quality Contracting in El Paso

June 30, 2020

The United States government is responsible for many large projects and construction ventures across the country. Although many of these public and private works are commissioned by the Federal Government, it is private entities and companies that very often do the tough job and get it done. Americans love to build, innovate, and create; LB…

Congrats 2020 Onate Knight Fastpitch Seniors!

May 21, 2020

We were honored to be able to volunteer in order to support our local Senior Graduates. Congratulations to the Onate Knights Varsity Fastpich Seniors 2020!  

The Power Drill: From Manual Drilling to Sophisticated Hard Rock Drilling 

April 29, 2020

In our quest to build better structures, mankind has always searched for creative ways to better mold the land to our needs. From ancient civilizations to modern societies, new building techniques are always sought after. One common activity that is frequently performed in order to prepare land or open up land for the building includes…

Meet The Baby Drill: Pocket-Sized Power

March 12, 2020

In construction, having the right tools is crucial to a job well done. While everyone is enamored with our heavy trucks and machinery, sometimes smaller, more precise equipment is necessary.  To that end, LB & Sons is proud to introduce the MAIT Baby Drill, a compact wonder-drill perfect for our finer projects. Learn more about…