Excavating Services in Cowichan Valley

Despard Contracting offers top-notch excavating services, with experienced operators and a wide range of machines and trucks. Our company is well-equipped to handle any excavation task, ranging from large land clearing projects to finesse landscaping and construction site tasks such as foundation digs or trenching.

Despard Contracting Excavators

Despard Contracting has a team of highly skilled and experienced excavators, each with different levels of expertise in their respective fields. Their specialization ranges from operating backhoes to excavators, bulldozers, motor graders and other sets of earth-moving equipment. Special attention is given to ensure that all jobs are completed on time and within budget, while providing the highest quality service possible.

We understand the importance of safety when performing excavating tasks, which is why our team undergoes continual safety training. All safety protocols are strictly followed in order to ensure the best possible outcome for both us and our clients. If you’re looking for safe and efficient excavating in the Shawnigan Lake and Duncan area, don’t hesitate to reach out.

Excavating Fleet

Our fleet includes a diverse set of machines for any type of job. From skid steer loaders for precision digging to trenchers for trenching around utility lines or for installing irrigation systems, we have it all. Despard Contracting also offers additional services like grading and leveling terrain, removing stumps and brush, reshaping banks (both visually & structurally), laying pipe lines or fabricate ponds as well as demolition work – all without compromising quality or safety standards.

Land Clearing



Rock/Retaining walls

Back fills


Foundation digs

Asphalt and concrete sub grade

And More!

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When it comes to customer satisfaction, Despard Contracting takes great pride in delivering exceptional service at competitive rates. This, combined with our company’s commitment towards achieving excellence, allows us to stand out amongst the competition. With many years of experience in successfully completing various types of excavation tasks, Despard Contracting is your go-to source for reliable excavating services in Cowichan Valley.

Whether you’re a residential homeowner looking for some small-scale grading work done or a commercial developer looking for more extensive land clearing, our team has the tools and experience to get the job done quickly without sacrificing quality. Contact us today for your excavation needs!

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