Our Team

Friesen Hauling & Excavating is more than just a name, it is a team of skilled individuals working as a unit to complete jobs and tackle challenges. With the help of Equipment operators, truck drivers, mechanics, office staff, and laborers, the company has been able to successfully bid on and complete large projects and continues to seek new challenges and evolve to meet today’s demands.

Lauren & Emily

Lauren and Emily grew up in the same community and got married in 1974. After working a number of Road construction jobs in Saskatchewan and Mining in northern Manitoba, in 1984 they returned to the Steinbach area and bought 2 tandem trucks and a crawler loader from Lauren's dad, Erwin P. Friesen, thus marking the start of their business under the name of Friesen Hauling. They have 4 children and 8 grandchildren.

Chris, Shelly & Family

Chris has stepped into 3rd generation ownership of Friesen Hauling & Excavating. Chris is passionate about heavy construction, and even more passionate about building a team of skilled people and establishing an environment where they can thrive! With the support from his wife Shelly, and two children Reanna and Tyrell, Chris oversees operations, projects, estimating and seeking new opportunity’s.