Founded in 1974, L.W. Matteson, Inc. provides top-quality dredging services to a wide variety of clientele. Whether it's dredging small sludge ponds or completing multimillion cubic-yard highway fill projects, L.W. Matteson, Inc., has the equipment and personnel to complete any project. Our investment in state-of-the-art dredging equipment makes it possible for us to tackle the most challenging of projects - quality equipment operated safely and efficiently is a company hallmark. For more than 30 years, our Burlington, Iowa-based company has removed millions of cubic yards of material from lakes and waterways, and created fish and waterfowl/wildlife habitats throughout the United States.

What do people have to say about us?

Michael J. Luepke, Supervisor of Water Resources, Springfield, IL: "This department was pleased with the performance of L.W. Matteson, and we do not hesitate to recommend them for any similar work."

Gary Wilken, Cochran and Wilken Consulting Engineers: "We have found the management, administrative and field supervisory personnel to be both technically competent, professional, and easy to work with towards a common goal."

Joseph Briggs, St. Paul District Corps of Engineers: "The members of my staff who were responsible for the project remarked that they enjoyed working with you and compliments the conscientious manner in which L.W. Matteson completed the contract."

Duane Sand, President of Lakewood Office Lake Association: "We are very pleased with the project. Over 200,000 cubic yards of silt were removed in a timely manner. L.W. Matteson was cooperative and did an exceptional job."

Albert J. Krauss., Rock Island District Corps of Engineers: "We are extremely proud of the professional response and excellent work provided by L.W. Matteson in responding to the worst natural disaster ever experienced in the Midwest - 'The Great Flood of '93'."