PENNSYLVANIA’S UTILITY CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
PA’s utility and excavation construction contractors build and maintain our nation’s network of underground and environmental infrastructure. The U.S. industry is made up of small and large businesses that build and repair our nation’s underground infrastructure for drinking water, sewer, natural gas, electric power, and communication systems. This massive infrastructure responsibility also includes building and repairing their secondary distribution lines and other integral components like pumping stations and water treatment facilities. The industry provides to hundreds of thousands of Americans well-paying jobs that support families and communities in every U.S. state.