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  • Jeff Waters at the Waters & Bugbee office in Hamilton, N.J.
    News, PeopleMarch 18, 2024

    HAMILTON, New Jersey -- Jeff Waters, President of Waters & Bugbee, has been elected Chairman of the Associated Construction Contractors of New Jersey (ACCNJ). The announcement came at the ACCNJ December meeting. The ACCNJ is the only full-service trade association representing the state’s entire building, highway and utility construction industry. With a proven track record [...]

  • Michael Juliano joints Waters & Bugbee
    News, PeopleMarch 18, 2024

    HAMILTON, New Jersey – Waters & Bugbee has welcomed a new project manager with a diverse background to its ranks. Michael Juliano joined the team in December 2023, bringing experience not only in project management, but a diverse mix of hobbies and interests. “We're excited to have Michael onboard and can’t wait to see what [...]

  • Ron Anderson, the Safety DIrector at Waters & Bugbee.
    News, PeopleMarch 18, 2024

    HAMILTON, New Jersey -- Waters and Bugbee, a leading contractor in the Mid-Atlantic region, has launched a series of free tips, available on the company's LinkedIn page. The "Safety Simplified" posts feature Ron Anderson, the Waters & Bugbee Safety Director. Anderson has been at Waters & Bugbee three years and prioritizes preparation and a common [...]

Waters & Bugbee: a company on the move

Waters & Bugbee stands as a testament to three generations of unwavering dedication, continually expanding and enhancing our reputation for excellence and surpassing the expectations of our valued customers across the Mid-Atlantic.

Our mission is to “Build Extraordinary!” from our projects to our people. We’re not just building infrastructure; we’re pioneering the future and developing our workforce into the next generation of leaders. What’s more, our commitment to innovation, quality and safety means we begin every day aiming to craft extraordinary experiences and outcomes for all stakeholders involved.


At the heart of our success is a leadership team with unparalleled expertise and experience. Our leaders work to ensure each member of the Waters & Bugbee family is deeply entrenched in a culture of continuous learning and improvement, with a relentless focus on training and safety. That commitment to safety is not just a priority but a core value, underscored by our industry-leading track record in maintaining the highest standards of safety across all of our projects.

While rooted in traditional electric, gas and water infrastructure projects, Waters & Bugbee is embracing the evolving landscape of utility construction, venturing into renewable energy with a forward-thinking approach. Our expansion into renewable energy construction projects reflects our dedication to sustainability and environmental stewardship, contributing to a greener, more sustainable future for generations to come.

This spirit of innovation extends to our entrance into porous pavement construction, a groundbreaking approach that enhances stormwater management and reduces environmental impact. By pioneering this technique, we’re revolutionizing the way infrastructure is built and leading the charge in creating more resilient and eco-friendly communities.

Waters & Bugbee is a symbol of progress and ingenuity within the construction industry.

With a proud history of delivering excellence, blazing trails and dedicating ourselves to safety and sustainability, we extend an invitation for you to learn more about us and join us on our journey.

We are paving the way for the future of infrastructure construction, embarking on each project with a commitment to exceptional results.

Frequently asked questions

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We make it easy to learn about our company, our history and our people. If you’re curious about something not covered in our FAQs, just reach out.

We are a full service general contractor with a concentration on utility infrastructure.
We work in the Mid-Atlantic, which we define as the State of New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania and Northern Delaware.
We are entering our 60th year as a utility contractor; however, our roots in construction date to the 1920s.
Our work has always centered around electrical, natural gas, water and telecommunications infrastructure.
As we continue to evolve, we are increasing our involvement in solar and electric vehicle charging station installations.
Two of our more unique services are Strong-Seal manhole rehabilitation and Flexi-Pave porous pavement.
Our primary sustainability initiative surrounds the installation of electric vehicle chargers.
All of our employees undergo continuous training by in-house safety staff as well as yearly certifications on specific construction tasks.
In a word, yes. We have many multiple-generation families employed.
Openings are available on our Careers page. If you don’t see an opening that seems to fit, please fill out the form anyway and upload your resume.

Our trusted partnerships power the Mid-Atlantic region

Waters & Bugbee is proud to be trusted partners with the companies that keep our region running smoothly. Our extensive client list includes some of the most influential utility companies, municipalities and private developers in the Mid-Atlantic. Together, we’re building a stronger, more resilient future for our communities. Explore our valued partnerships below and discover the difference that trust makes.