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Our History

American Backhoe Service & Excavating Co is an African American-owned company specializing in excavating services and electrical installations, renovations, and maintenance. Since 2003, we have served clients in the Chicagoland area and Northwestern Indiana by fulfilling projects across several industries in the private and public sector.

Our Mission & Values

At American Backhoe Service & Excavating Co., we are driven by our purpose, which is to shape a stronger and brighter community. We believe that through our work, we have the power to make a positive impact on the world around us.


Our mission is to consistently deliver exceptional results by finishing every project on time, on budget, and exceeding expectations. We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of performance and take pride in the quality of our work.


As we strive to become the most respected, reliable, and responsive contractor, our vision guides us. We envision a future where our company is synonymous with excellence, known for our unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional service to our clients.


In order to achieve our purpose, mission, and vision, we uphold a set of core values that define who we are as a team.


is our top priority, and we are committed to creating a work environment that prioritizes the well-being of our employees and stakeholders.


is at the heart of everything we do. We believe in conducting ourselves with honesty, transparency, and ethical behavior in all our interactions.


is the foundation of our success. We are dedicated to providing outstanding customer service for both our employees and our clients exceeding expectations at every opportunity.


is essential to our achievements. We foster a collaborative and inclusive work environment where every individual's contribution is valued and respected.


is ingrained in our culture. We constantly seek innovative solutions and leverage our collective knowledge and expertise to overcome challenges.

By embracing our purpose, mission, vision, and values, we have a company culture that empowers our employees to thrive, grow, and make a meaningful difference in the communities we serve.

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