Site Development


Ames has performed mass excavation and site preparation for some of the most widely known companies in their respective markets. Our crews are skilled at overcoming challenges such as high water tables and wet and rocky soil conditions. Additional capabilities include clearing and grubbing, site grading, dewatering and drainage, sanitary and storm sewer lines, road improvement, paving, and utilities.

When numerous subcontractors and trade workers are on these project sites simultaneously, Ames builds relationships to foster the positive communication necessary to ensure efficient and mutually successful completion.

Greensboro-Randolph Megasite

Preparing a 1,000-acre pad at an industrial development site in North Carolina.

LNG Production Facility

Developed a site for a liquified natural gas (LNG) plant in Pennsylvania.

Tailings Storage Facility

Built a tailings storage facility in a 9-month project for a southwest Arizona mining operation.

Data Centers

Performed sitework for multiple data centers under exceptionally strict schedules.

U.S. Bank Stadium

Performed sitework for the new Vikings stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Cortez Hills Gold Mine

Performed mine development including roadway realignment through mountainous terrain.

Distribution Centers

Performed sitework for new distribution and warehouse centers across the U.S.

Black Pine Gold Mine

Performed mine development including valley leach pad construction in Idaho.