Pole Holes and Piling Holes

Pole and piling hole excavation

Pole HolesDigging installation holes (of varying diameter and depth) for all types of poles including: power poles, traffic signals, light standards, signs, fence posts, etc. A single Badger unit has dug as many as fifty pole holes 61cm (24”) diameter x 2.1m (7’) deep in one day.

Piling Holes

Digging installation holes and foundations for structural support (varying diameter and depth). Piling holes may be exploratory (friction piles) or full depth (end-bearing piles). Badger has installed as many as 1,000 piling holes on a single facility.


  • Utility poles, traffic signals, light standards and sign posts
  • Pole removals and replacements
  • End-bearing piles
  • Pilot holes for friction piles
  • Spread footing piles
  • Well monitor installations

Pole Holes and Piling Holes – Badger Daylighting™


Pole and piling holes.