J.R. Ferche, Inc... Advancing Your Construction Project into the Next Phase

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Since 1992, JR Ferche, based in Rice, Minnesota, has been providing comprehensive and timely excavating services to general contractors and customers in the commercial, industrial, residential, and municipal sectors. As a regional excavating company, we are licensed to provide construction-excavating services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Wisconsin.

Providing Trusted Excavation Services throughout Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, & North & South Dakota


Grading Services

A quality grade will save on wear and tear in the long run, and J.R. Ferche knows this.


GPS Services

Our equipment operators can meet the most stringent accuracy requirements for even the toughest jobsites.


Sitework Services

At J.R. Ferche, our excavating and site preparation services include more than just digging and moving dirt.


Demolition Services

We welcome the engineering and technical challenges that come into play with large demolition projects.


Aggregate Hauling

Whether for a large commercial job or a backyard flower garden, let us put our trucks on the road for your next project.


Join Our Team!

We provide construction-excavating services throughout Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa & Wisconsin.

Recognized as an Industry Leader

J.R. Ferche, Inc is continually expanding and improving our excavating capabilities to provide building-ready sites that meet project deadlines and stay within budget.

At J.R. Ferche, we operate as a licensed, bonded and insured excavating contractor with a reputation for timely product delivery, quick project completion, safety-minded operations, and professional service. We are a company made-up of innovators, problem solvers and skilled-workers that are dedicated to successfully exceeding your jobsite requirements and advancing your project into the next phase of construction.

When your next excavating job requires an experienced and reputable contractor, you can rely on J.R. Ferche.

Founded 20 Years Ago

Since our founding, some 20 plus years ago, we have always operated under the same name, J.R. Ferche, Inc.

Along with that, we have always been headquartered in Rice, Minnesota, and have always placed safety at the top of our priority list. What has changed? Our size. Today, J.R. Ferche operates as a much larger company, offering additional equipment assets, an expanded aggregate selection, and the highest level of expertise.

Safety Is J.R. Ferche’s Top Priority

At J.R. Ferche, safety is intrinsically worked into every aspect of our day-to-day operations.

Every one of our employees receives extensive safety training. We not only adhere to the training and safety standards put forth by OSHA, MHSHA, the EPA, and the PCA, we have also implemented our own safety procedures. As a professional excavating company, it is job-one for us to ensure safety in everything that we do, including the timely maintenance of our equipment, the safe operation of our equipment, and properly coordinating jobsites for the safety of our employees and other on-site contractors.

You can count on J.R. Ferche to keep safety at the forefront of everything we do.