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About Us

Company History

DeJonge Excavating Contractors Inc. has been in business since 1980.  The company was originally established in West Michigan and moved to Florida in 1984.  The business located in the Venice area, and conducts business in most of southwest Florida.

DeJonge Excavating Contractors clientele includes over a dozen municipalities and several building contractors.  The company has many experienced employees with very diversified fields of experience.

DeJonge Excavating Contractors is a State Certified General and Underground Utility Contractor, FDOT Prequalified and FDOT Certified Minority Contractor.



– Eileen DeJonge

Licensed for the following:

Underground Utility since 1991

General Contractor A since 2001

Fire License Contractor V since 1996

Vice President

– Henry DeJonge

Forty+ years experience in all areas of underground utilities and excavation practices.  Specializing in problem-solving and emergency repair work.

Chief Estimator

– Steve Hanchey

Forty+ years experience in all types of underground and restoration estimating. Honest, forthright and nothing hidden cost estimation.

Field Operations

– Leigh DeJonge

Over fifteen+ years in underground utilities – 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 condition, Buzzy has tackled and completed very difficult job sites and work conditions. Executes a job from beginning to end in a timely and efficient manner.


The employees of DeJonge Excavating Contractors Inc. are experienced in many different areas of work.  Project foremen come with years of experience in the Florida workforce specializing in underground utilities, excavation, and grading.  The company also employees several skilled pipelayers, certified welders in various types of weld, heavy equipment mechanics, truck drivers and laborers skilled in all areas of pipe and excavation work.  We emphasize safety first policy. Drug-Free Work Place.


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.