Your Trusted Gulf Island Excavation Contractor

Offering a careful, personal approach to your excavation project

gulf island excavating

Dedicated to exceeding your expectations

Big company skill, small business service

Whether you’re a homeowner, farmer or commercial property owner on the Gulf Islands, you need an excavation contractor who you can trust to get the job done right, the first time. At Braedon’s Big Dig Em, we offer a personal, skilled approach to managing your land. From initial consultation through to final walk through, we will work with you every step of the way to ensure that we meet your expectations.

Founded in 2008 by Braedon Bigham, Braedon’s Big Dig Em is committed to serving the unique land management needs our Gulf Island neighbors. As a lifetime resident of Pender Island, Braedon understands the unique challenges associated with island work. Not only do we intimately understand the land, we have a lifetime of experience managing the island projects including remote access, ferry timing, management of on and off-island subcontractors, material acquisition and more.

Complete Excavation Services

We have the experience and the equipment to take on any Gulf Island Excavation job

Braedon’s Big Digem is constantly evolving and adapting to meet the unique requirements of Gulf Island excavating projects. From residential through to commercial, farm and industrial earthworks projects, we will treat your land the way we treat our own, with care.

Our diverse skill set and broad arsenal of heavy equipment allows us to complete even the most challenging excavation jobs in a cost-effective, timely and professional manner.

We pride ourselves on offering not only high quality excavation services, but a level of service that is unmatched in our industry. Simply put, we under-promise and over-deliver.

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Where we work

Service Regions in the BC Gulf Islands for Big Dig'em
Salt Spring
James & Sidney Islands