Skillman Construction has a solid reputation in leading heavy construction contractors. For 25 years, our commercial, residential and public-sector clients have trusted us to lay the ground work. Our skilled machine operators, experienced supervisors oversee that each job runs safely and efficiently. We are proud of our team.

Excavation/Site Preparation

You can count on us for experienced excavation work, including site preparation, land clearing and leveling, grading, and earth moving.

Underground Utilities

Any contractor can put a length of pipe in the ground, we are experienced to install, repair or replace all your utility line: water lines; sewer lines and septic tanks or lagoons, storm sewer line, electric, gas, or communication lines.

Soil Conservation/Drainage

Protect your land and field. Allow us to clear and deepen that pond or repair your terraces. We can help you conserve your soil, either to conserve agricultural land or protect your wetlands.


Owners and general contractors can feel confident that Skillman Construction has the experience to help with any of your dirt work needs.


Featured Project:

  • Burlington (KS) Aquatic Centerold pool demo, site preparation for new pool
  • Montgomery County Bridge – clearing and grubbing, grading, slop protection, mainline grading and site restoration.
  • Anderson Building (Lyon County Fairgrounds – Emporia, KS) –  asphalt removal, concrete removal, site restoration, storm water pipe install
  • Walmart Express (Burlington, KS) grading, slope protection, mainline grading and site restoration.