Capabilities

Charge aligns three companies with complementary service offerings. These include Accu-Bore Directional (directional drilling), Veteran Power Infrastructure (electric infrastructure construction) and Veteran Pipeline Construction (end-to-end gas distribution).  

Charge specializes in gas distribution, electrical distribution, joint trench utility construction, and horizontal directional drilling. Our engineer, procure, project management, and construction teams design and build new infrastructure, as well as repair existing infrastructure for underground utility systems on the West Coast.

We provide complete solutions for utility providers in the most challenging environments. Visit our affiliate sites to learn more about how we can work for you.

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Our affiliate brands

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Accu-Bore Directional

While our roots may exist in horizontal boring, early on we recognized a need for more complete solutions to the growing complexity of utility issues and became one of the first companies in the nation to combine engineering and directional drilling. Many of our projects still include boring, but we now offer a full suite of progressive programs for natural gas and electric distribution, communications, water/wastewater utilities and more.

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Veteran Power Infrastructure

VPI has a long history in electric distribution infrastructure. As we’ve grown, however, so have our capabilities. Today, the team is made up of a broad range of personnel to help clients map out projects from inception to completion. They include specialized engineers, excavation and directional drilling crews, field engineers, and our project managers who merge all of these skillsets into one cohesive unit.

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Veteran Pipeline Construction

VPC is your source for end-to-end gas distribution construction and utility infrastructure design. We are strategically distributed throughout California to provide scalable, highly trained teams with localized knowledge and the experience to get the job done right. As a leading engineer procure construct contractor, we offer complete solutions that will empower clients’ progress and bring value to their customers.

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Extreme Excavating

Extreme Excavating specializes in underground utilities, site prep, substations, directional drilling and other commercial contracting services. Based in Canby, OR, they offer a full array of utility contractor services, including vault installations, horizontal boring, trenching, substation and pole foundations, and vacuum excavations. Under our new partnership, they will work collaboratively with Charge to serve customers and identify new opportunities to expand services.

Recent Projects

Avila Beach

Avila Beach

San Luis Obispo, California

Copper Service Replacement Program

Copper Service Replacement Program

Multiple locations throughout California

Berkeley Cable Replacement

Berkeley Cable Replacement

Berkeley, California