The Highest Standards

Merut Construction, Inc. was founded in 2017, by President and CEO Megan Rutkoski. Based out of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, we are a 100% woman owned civil contractor specializing in hydro-vac excavation, air-knife excavation and other mechanical excavation services for the Utility Market. Although Merut is a young company, our management and field personnel bring years of construction and equipment experience together. Megan herself has seen the demand of relative industries that support the needs in construction. She has been a part of the growing company Rutkoski Fencing, Inc. for the past 10 years, through the natural gas economic wave and now the demand for physical security throughout many industries. The team behind Merut also consists of other experienced management, who came together with common goals in mind.

At Merut Construction, Inc., we are committed to our customers and the health and safety of our workers and environment. Our goals are simple yet crucial; Perform high-quality contracting services with safety, integrity and reliability at a fair price. Our safety programs include OSHA 30 and Operator Qualification training for field workers in conjunction with our union partners. We are also a proud member of the ISNetworld data base ensuring our clients that we meet the most current levels of safety regulation and compliance. In addition, we believe in a drug- and alcohol-free environment, to achieve this we perform D.O.T. pre-employment screening and random compliance drug and alcohol testing. Our Management, Supervisors, and field crew pride ourselves in our professionalism, work ethic, flexibility, efficiency, and most importantly, our quality of work. Rest assured, every project we embark upon is executed with the utmost standards of quality from start to finish.

Our Mission is to deliver reliable and professional soft-dig excavation and other civil services to our utility market customers, while offering quality careers, and placing safety and minimizing our environmental footprint as our top priorities.

Safety is our top priority

Merut Construction’s stance on safety is all encompassing. The safety, health and well-being of our employees and the environment around them is engrained into the very fibers of our company leaving no stone unturned. Requests for a copy of Merut Construction’s HSE program can be emailed.


At Merut, we bring years of construction management experience together along with being a signatory union contractor, to provide top quality workmanship for our customers. Every project is handled with the same importance and detail, no matter the size. Our professionals strive to exceed expectations and customer satisfaction so that we can create continued partnerships for our future.

Vision Statement

To be a leading specialized contractor for the utility market in Pennsylvania. To promote inspiration within our team, make a positive difference in the lives of our employees, and a lasting positive impact for the customers we serve.

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