From start to finish, Gulbranson Excavating has the expertise to complete any communications project.

  • Renewable Energy

    Gulbranson Excavating Co has expanded into the installation of power and fiber optic cable in wind farms. We are proud to participate in projects that provide renewable energy for a cleaner environment. Our experienced and talented crews deliver a safe, high quality job on or ahead of schedule.


    • Installation of collection systems (Static Plow or Trench Method)
    • Directional Boring
    • Junction Box and Transformer Installation
    • Cable Management
  • Directional Drilling

    Gulbranson Excavating has knowledgeable and experienced crews that operate our drill rigs. We have the ability to drill wet lands, roads, railroads, woods, and areas with a congestion of utilities.

  • Aerial Utility Work

    Gulbranson Excavating has the equipment and a very knowledgeable crew for all aerial related projects. Whether it is repair, maintenance, wrecking existing utilities, or placing new utilities; we have the means to get the job done.

  • Cable Plowing

    Gulbranson Excavating has been plowing cable for more than 50 years and this is our primary business. From a 155 Komatsu to a Maxi Sneaker, we have what it takes to place any type of utilities. Gulbranson Excavating is very experienced and has knowledge in plowing in any type of soil.

  • Backhoe/Open Trench
  • Splicing Fiber/Copper

Current Customer List

  • Minnesota Power
  • Crow Wing Power
  • Two Harbors Co-op
  • Arrowhead Electric
  • US Steel
  • North Itasca
  • Frontier Communications
  • Northeast Cooperative Services
  • Wanzek Construction
  • Centurylink
Gulbranson Excavating Co, Inc

Mail: 4770 Differding Point Road | Physical: 7426-7446 Hwy 97 | Eveleth, MN 55734

P: 218-741-5747 | F: 218-741-5763 |

Monday – Friday: 7:00AM – 4:00PM Safety Policy