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Setting DEI Apart
Dan's Excavating Inc. (DEI) says it employs the best civil engineering, project management
and administrative experts. "Charged with project accountability and responsibility, our
team evaluates the project, develops the processes, manages the workload and equipment, and effectively communicates with the owner," DEI says. "Professionalism and
performance in all aspects of the job are what set us apart from our competition."
Passion also drives each project, it says. "DEI has been consistent since day one in its
mission of demonstrating loyalty to a project and loyalty to each other," the company states.
"It's this type of employee allegiance and their collective industry knowledge that has
resulted in the company's construction versatility," DEI says. "Of the thousands of projects
undertaken by DEI, the company enjoys a highly deserved reputation of delivering quality
workmanship and jobs that have been completed more often than not, ahead of time -
never late."
The company also makes sure to take care of its multi-million dollar fleet. "Each piece is
thoroughly maintained in the company's own shop by trained service technicians," it says.
"This translates into quality and reliability 24 hours a day, month after month, job after job."

The end effect of the project, he notes,
has been a safer freeway for travelers.
"[There is] less potential for accidents
due to roadway conditions and improved
ramp alignments," Rozanski says.

Keeping Busy
Based in Shelby Township, Mich., DEI
has a project portfolio that also includes
airports, site developments, electrical
and pump stations. The company is the
largest contractor of its type "in the state
of Michigan," Rozanski declares.
"We don't shy away from complicated
work," he says. "We'll look at jobs that are
$100,000 to jobs that are endless in terms
of dollars."
DEI's market is enjoying a boost,
Rozanski says. "We're seeing the cities
starting to spend [more] money, which
is creating more job opportunities," he
says. "The municipalities are putting out

more work now than they have for the
last five years."
Rozanski, who has been with the company for 17 years, adds that DEI is blessed with
a low turnover rate. "We've got people that
have been here over 20 years," he says, noting that it recently added some new hires.
DEI has nurtured its employees' loyalty with its strong work environment.
"We have good relationships between
field and office employees," he says.
It also provides them with up-to-date
equipment. Recently, on the I-75 project, "We had two new excavators come
out to that job," he says, noting that the
company also employed GPS-controlled
dozers and graders.
Rozanski predicts growth for DEI. While
the company plans to maintain its single
office in Shelby Township, it will continue
to "build our office staff and field staff, and
perform more work," he says.

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