Ditches and culverts require excavation and other work for a variety of reasons. Sometimes erosion brings in excess soil so the ditches can't handle the water run-off they were designed to take. Other construction projects may require culverts to be modified as well. Ditch and culvert work and flood control are regular components to grade stabilization projects. Improving a ditch may also be necessary if it regularly fails to handle flood control for the area.
Whatever your needs for flood control and ditch or culvert work, Hulcher Services has the right equipment so support your project.
Our vibratory hammer pile driver is the perfect solution for driving sheet pile and steel beams at your stabilization projects. It can stabilize eroding soil on embankments, in creek beds and around bridge headwalls.
Our excavators perform a wide range of tasks, including ditching and culvert work, excavation and construction of drainage systems. Other equipment used on flood control and ditch or culvert work projects includes dozers.
Hulcher's crews have been background checked, trained and certified to work for all Class I Railroads so they are safe and qualified to perform ditching/flood control work along the right-of-way. Being a railroad contractor, Hulcher is approved for operations within 25 feet of the track as well. Hulcher brings a level of experience, railroad professionalism and the right qualifications to ditching / flood control projects that no other contractor’s personnel can match.
Since 1963 railroads, government and industry have placed their confidence in Hulcher for a wide range of services. With 35 locations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, Hulcher has hundreds of qualified workers and all the right equipment close by to perform your construction, maintenance and manual labor project as an independent service or within the context of larger projects in other service lines.
As you program your flood control and ditch / culvert work projects, call 800-637-5471 and talk to one of our business professionals to see how Hulcher can help extend your maintenenace resources.
Photos of Flood Control and Ditch / Culvert Work