About us


Robert Excavating was founded in 1983 by Robert Bourdeau as a basement excavating, backfill and site grading operation. Through the years, the company expanded its services to include sewer and water-main installation, storm water management facilities, mass earth movement operations and heavy equipment rentals. Our staff has many years of experience working in the construction industry both in the private and public sector in Ottawa and throughout Eastern Ontario.


We have always and will continue to take an aggressive, innovative and insightful approach to all work performed and to maintain our reputation as a company amongst the top in quality standards. We strive on being committed to our clients and promise to deal with the highest level of integrity. We will not limit ourselves and will continue to consider new challenges and develop new expertise.


Robert Excavating has completed many projects of varying types from residential or commercial developments to infrastructure rehabilitation. Many of our past and current projects can be consulted in the Project Section.