About us

Bauer Underground

Founded in 1997


Bauer Underground, Inc.(orginally Bauer Trenching), was founded in 1997.

It was a sole proprietorship serving as support for local contractors and utility companies with the State of Nebraska.

Because of the vision for unlimited growth and opportunity in telecommunications and underground construction, Bauer Underground found it to be beneficial and necessary to become incorporated in 2002.

Bauer Underground, Inc. is the General Contractor for Frontier Communications and has been the General Contractor for Century Link(Nebraska), also works with Nebraska Public Power District, Cableone, and multiple independent telephone companies on RUS projects.

Bauer Underground, Inc. has installed over 10 thousand miles of Fiber Optic Cable, by having experience and equipment, we are confident we can handle anything from the longest rural to the most difficult urban project.

Bauer Underground, Inc. gives 100% to assure quality control for their customers and has excellent managements skills to supervise each and every job that they contract for. The company and its employees are accustomed to deadline pressures on construction jobs and take tremendous pride in meeting the deadline requirements while maintaining excellent workmanship on the each job.

The home office is located in Norfolk, NE with satellite locations in Kearney, Lincoln, Omaha, Nebraska.

our mision


Strategy is at the Heart of What We Do

For more than 25 years, our reputation has been built on basic principles which include:

  • Quality Workmanship 100% 100%
  • On-Time Job Completion 100% 100%
  • Hiring & Retaining High Quality Personnel 100% 100%
  • Utilizing the latest Earth Moving Techniques 100% 100%
  • Maintaining Safety for our Customers & Employees 100% 100%

Our Clients


Bauer Underground serves as support for local contractors and utility companies within the state of Nebraska.  We've worked with companies including: