Residential Projects

Project: Cambridge Lakes

Location: Pingree Grove, IL

Customer: DR Horton

Engineer: Manhard Consulting Ltd.

Scope: This residential project included moving 6,500,000 CY of soil on a 1,400 AC site including a wastewater treatment plant and nearly 3,000 lots.


Project: Del Webb’s Sun City

Location: Huntley, IL

Customer: Del Webb Corporation

Engineer: Smith Engineering

Scope: Mass excavation and golf course construction for Del Webb Corporation’s first retirement community to be located in a snow-belt region of the United States. This project involved the excavation and disposition of difficult high moisture organic soils under a fast-track schedule. Neighborhoods completed to date include 2,145 house pads, 15 miles of streets, an 18-hole championship golf course, a 14-acre recreational fishing lake, a building pad for a 275,000 square foot recreational center and the relocation of a 5-mile section of Eakin Creek.


Project: Ginger Creek

Location: Mokena, IL

Customer: Huguelet Builders

Engineer: VantagePoint Engineering

Scope: Mass grading for a 40 lot single family development for a custom home builder.


Project: Hawthorn Hills

Location: Hawthorn Woods, IL

Customer: Pulte Homes

Engineer: Manhard Consulting Ltd.

Scope: This residential project included moving nearly 500,000 CY of material on a 115 AC site with future commercial grading, 20 AC of pond excavation and 220 lots.


Project: Stonebridge of Hawthorn Woods

Location: Hawthorn Woods, IL

Customer: William Ryan Homes

Engineer: SPACECO, Inc.

Scope: This residential project included moving approximately 200,000 CY of material. The single family subdivsion was 60 lots along with 13 AC of green space and pond grading.


Project: Timbers Edge

Location: Woodridge, IL

Customer: MI Homes

Engineer: CEMCON, Ltd.

Scope: Mass grading for 140 lot single-family subdivision. Scope included 350,000 CY of excavation.


Project: Westgate at the Glen

Location: Glenview, IL

Customer: Edward R James Partners LLC

Engineer: SPACECO, Inc

Scope: This residential project was a complex earthwork project requiring the removal and replacement of more than 200,000 CY of material in a very limited work area.


Project: Gramercy Square

Location: Aurora, IL

Customer: M/I Homes

Engineer: CEMCON, Ltd.

Scope: This residential project included moving 130,000 CY of material and 34 lots.


Project: Highland Ridge

Location: Lockport, IL

Customer: Equibase Capital Group

Engineer: Pearson, Brown and Associates, Inc.

Scope: This residential project included moving approximately 300,000 CY of material. The multiuse site has 13 multifamily lots along with approximately 40 AC of future retail, hotel, and green spaces.  


Project: Northpointe Development

Location: Plainfield, IL

Customer: Pulte Homes

Engineer: CEMCON, Ltd.

Scope: Mass grading for 180 lot single-family subdivision. Scope included 200,000 CY of excavation.  The site also included the grading of approximately 60 AC of green space and pond excavation.  


Project: Woodlore Estates

Location: Crystal Lake, IL

Customer: Lennar

Engineer: Mackie Consultants, LLC

Scope: This residential project included moving nearly 800,000 CY of material and the grading for 400 single family lots.  There was also nearly 110 AC of green space and detention pond grading.  The site was a very complex site with dramatic elevation changes and graded within a wooded area cleared by the owner.


Project: Stonegate North Phases 4 and 5

Location: Winfield, IN

Customer: Providence Real Estate

Engineer: Manhard Consulting, Ltd.

Scope: This residential project included moving 120,000 CY of material and 72 single family lots.


Project: Sonora Subdivision

Location: Brown Township, IN

Customer: M/I Homes

Engineer: Banning Engineering

Scope: Mass grading for 111 lot single-family subdivision. Scope included 175,000 CY of excavation.