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Utilities

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Utilities

United Materials’ underground utility crews work with an owner to install and repair water and storm mainlines/services to meet local, state, and federal building codes and specifications. We coordinate with the appropriate utility provider to ensure that the necessary permits and safety precautions are acquired prior to start of construction. In addition to public utility infrastructure, we provide exterior utility services for commercial buildings and parking lots. Additionally, we provide services for complete surface restoration...

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Site Development and Grading

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Site Development and Grading

The integrity of your site ultimately determines the outcome of your project. Along with United Materials’ aggregate delivery and placement services, we offer a full line of site development and grading equipment and operators. Our proven crew utilizes various pieces of machinery, depending on the need and scope of the job. We offer wheel-tractor scrapers, vibratory soil compactors, motor graders, articulated wheel loaders, skid steer loaders, and track-type tractors to fit the needs of scope of the job or project. Many of these pieces of...

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Road Construction and Maintenance

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Road Construction and Maintenance

United Materials offers comprehensive road construction services. Our foremen and crews are experienced in the many facets of road construction. We offer a wide variety of services, which span the spectrum from sub-grade construction to aggregate-base construction. Our services include: excavation culvert installation demolition clearing and grubbing gravel base installation erosion and sediment control concrete paving concrete curb and gutter concrete sidewalk concrete and MSE retaining walls asphalt cold-milling asphalt paving chip...

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Green Energy

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Green Energy

In 2006, United Materials completed construction of a six turbine windfarm, now known as Horseshoe Bend. The project has an output of 9 Megawatts of energy, which is enough power going onto the grid to power roughly 2,400 homes. Through construction of the substation that United Materials built in connection with the windmills, United Materials was able to begin purchasing power off the grid to replace the generators that had powered the gravel plants for many years. This venture was a win-win all the way around.

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Earthwork and Excavation

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Earthwork and Excavation

The foundation of your site ultimately determines the outcome of your project. Along with United Materials’ site development and grading services, we offer a full line of earthwork and excavation equipment and operators. Our proven crew utilizes various pieces of machinery, depending on the need and scope of the job. We offer hydraulic excavators, backhoe loaders, wheel-tractor scrapers, vibratory soil compactors, motor graders, articulated wheel loaders, skid steer loaders, and track-type tractors to fit the needs of scope of the job or...

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Concrete Construction and Paving

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Concrete Construction and Paving

United Materials is North-central Montana’s premier concrete provider. We offer an experienced team and state-of-the-art machinery for the preparation, transportation, and installation of ready-mix concrete for certain applications. We have been involved in a broad spectrum of projects, ranging in size from large scale federal and state ventures to individual home improvement solutions.  For road building construction, we offer concrete curb and gutter, sidewalks, driveways and paving. Our residential services include curb and gutter,...

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Chip-sealing

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Chip-sealing

United Materials offers a full chip-sealing service, which combines a layer of asphalt paving with a layer of fine aggregate. Chip-sealing provides increased durability and longer life of asphalt roads.

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Asphalt Paving

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Asphalt Paving

United Materials offers a veteran crew with extensive asphalt paving experience across a wide variety of projects. These projects include, airport runways, interstate highways, major roadways, parking lots, bicycle paths, and numerous other projects. Our seasoned asphalt paving crews use state-of-the-art paving equipment, machinery, and tools to create an unparalleled level of smoothness and compaction all while getting your project done in time and on budget.

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Aggregate Delivery and Placement

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Aggregate Delivery and Placement

United Materials offers a complete aggregate delivery and placement service for your job and project needs. Our fleet consists of end-dump, belly-dump, and side-dump transport trucks.  Our fleet also includes a gravel conveyor (slinger) truck for hard-to-reach locations. We use steel and rubber-tire vibratory rollers, motor graders, water trucks, front-end loaders, and other machinery to place the aggregate material on the job or project site. Additionally, our experienced crews provide the necessary expertise in placement and compaction of...

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