Excavation and Underground Utilities

Professionalism and Quality Service

Kelpe Contracting, Inc. is an underground utility contractor that specializes in mass excavation and site utility installation.

For nearly six decades, we’ve delivered excellent results to our customers.  We are a detail oriented organization committed to high standards of safety.  This yields consistent services and satisfied customers.  Staying true to these fundamental business practices has helped establish and preserve long term relationships with our clients, and develop our unparalleled reputation.

We are located in the St. Louis area and are proud to serve Missouri and surrounding states in the following categories:


At Kelpe Contracting, we believe in safety, integrity and accountability.  These core values formed our organization into what it is today.


Safety is not negotiable at Kelpe Contracting, Inc.  We make safety a top priority on every job site.  Our Project Management staff has been trained to factor safety considerations before the project begins.  We equip our workers with the proper training, tools and resources they need to return home safely each and every day.


Our ability to provide quality services in an expert and efficient manner has resulted in the development of productive relationships with our customers.  A large portion of our work in generated by continued partnerships, referrals and invitations to bid.  We consider this loyalty a testament to our workmanship and professional customer service.


If we’ve learned one thing in nearly 60 years, it’s that taking pride in your work pays for itself.  Quality control regulations are becoming increasingly important in today’s construction industry.  We perform all of our projects with this in mind.  Excavation, storm and sanitary sewer installation, water main installation, street removal and replacement, concrete crushing, screening and concrete recycling: these are just a few of the services we offer.

We ensure each project is done right the first time.  We hold ourselves accountable while being flexible with our client’s needs.  Our high standards result in projects that come in on time and on budget, leading to increased satisfaction for our customers.

Kelpe Contracting, Inc. is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business