Presidents Message:

We think AZUCA contractor members are the best utility contractors in Arizona. Being a member of AZUCA proves a commitment to community, safety and quality. Membership means an investment in properly trained staff while making an effort to improve the industry for everyone’s benefit through participation and advocacy. You can rely on AZUCA membership as a significant qualifier when seeking contractors to bid projects.Networking opportunities abound but the most significant benefit or our network is…  Read more…

Mission Statement:

Our mission is to actively participate and serve our members, working together to support and improve the Arizona utility contracting community.

                We dig Arizona, do you?

Core Values:


 We strive to communicate between all membership types to better the utility construction industry.


 We uphold high construction standards, and comply with regulations and industry best practices.


 We conduct ethical business practices with honesty and integrity.


 We participate with industry committees to represent the best interests of the utility construction community.

Loyalty/Support of Members

 We support our members through participation.


Individuals seeking employment in the underground utility industry are invited to post their resume in our members resume board. Resumes will remain on the board for a period of two months or removed upon request/employment.




New Member Area:





Utility Crane & Equipment

Skip Crouse – Territory Manager

Jerry Walker – Territory Manager

Mike Ewens – VP of Sales

Utility Crane and Equipment Co. has been a quality industry leader in the utility industry since 1979. Utility Crane and Equipment represents top quality manufactures such as Versalift, Insulated and non-insulated Aerial Devices and Digger Derricks. Elliott Equipment Company, manufactures of High Reach Aerial Equipment and Boom Trucks. Highway Manufacturing, manufacturers of quality Pressure Diggers, Distribution and transmission pulling and tensioning equipment.

We design and complete final staging fabrication of not only bucket trucks and utility equipment but special service and line bodies. We are the Subsite underground locator dealer for locating Pipe and Cable underground. We have quality service and sales in all counties in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, and Hawaii.

Recently we have added to our product lines: UCE Flatbeds, Dakota Service Bodies, and Palfinger – crane bodies, cranes, air compressors, and Roll Offs.




Vulcan Materials Agency

Lukas Loehr – Sales Representative

Eric Ownby – District Sales Manager

Vulcan Materials company mines and manufactures Aggregates and Asphalt to all Maricopa County Specifications. In the Phoenix Area, They also provide landfills, Trucking, and Haul-off services.


2017 Scholarship Recipients:


Marley Oakes

“I believe that gratitude is best shown through actions, not words. However, I would like to thank everyone at AZUCA and everyone involved in this scholarship opportunity.   Read More…


Jessica Ormond

I would like to thank everyone at AZUCA.  I am very grateful for this opportunity to further my education.  Read More…



2016 Annual Member Awards:

Each year AZUCA recognizes one Contractor and one Associate member for their outstanding contribution to our organization and industry. Associate members vote for the Contractor member or Ditch Digger of the Year. Contractor members vote for the Associate member of the Year. Awards are given at our annual Officer Installation Meeting by the incoming President as pictured here. Congratulations to the 2016 recipients of this prestigious award.

2016 Ditch Digger of the Year

Bill Tippett – Networx Cabling Systems, Inc

2016 Associate Member of the Year

Bo Adams – Vermeer Sales Southwest