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About Us

Company History

Licensed for the following:
Underground Utility since 1991
General Contractor A since 2001
Class V Fire Protection Licensed Contractor since 1996


  • We have been in business since 1980, and were originally established in West Michigan, moving to Florida in 1984. Our business is currently located in the Venice area while working primarily in the Southwest Florida region.
  • Our clients include over a dozen municipalities and several building contractors. Our company employs qualified people with diversified fields of experience.
  • We are a State Certified General and Underground Utility Contractor, FDOT Prequalified, and Licensed for Class V Fire protection.


President and Field Operations Manager

– Leigh DeJonge

Vice President

– Andrew DeJonge

Eighteen+ years of experience with purchasing and oversight of all equipment, equipment & load transport scheduling, and accounting.

Chief Estimator

– Miles Hall

With years of experience in all types of underground and restoration estimating. Honest, forthright and a “no hidden cost” style of estimation.

Field Operations

– Leigh DeJonge

Eighteen+ years working in underground utilities and excavation – learning from the ground up.

Maintenance & Service Manager

– Andrew DeJonge

Responsible for purchasing and oversight of all equipment.

Field Superintendent

– H “Buzzy” Drymon

With over 35 years of field experience and in every type of Florida soil conditions. Buzzy has tackled and completed very complex job sites and working conditions. Executes a job from beginning to end in a timely and efficient manner.


Our employees are experienced in various areas of work. Project foremen are hired with years of experience in the Florida workforce specializing in underground utilities, excavation, and grading. Our company also employees several skilled pipelayers, heavy equipment mechanics, CDL truck drivers and laborers skilled in all areas of pipe and excavation work. We emphasize a Safety-First policy and operate a Drug-Free Workplace.


DeJonge Excavating Contractors Inc. owns and operates track hoes and loaders of all sizes.   Also dozer, grade tractors, semi-tractor trailers – both dump, liquid haulers and transport, dump trucks and service trucks.

Call Us at 941-485-7799

For all of your Excavation, Grading & Underground Utilities needs.