New Owners for Holschbach Excavating, Manitowoc, WI


Michael Schwantes



Michael Schwantes, President & CEO of Creative Business Services/CBS-Global, proudly announces the sale of the renowned Holschbach Excavating to Northeast Asphalt, a Walbec Group, Inc. subsidiary.

For decades, Holschbach Excavating has stood as a pillar of excellence in the Wisconsin excavation sector under the steadfast leadership of Steve (Bugsy) and Sue Holschbach.

Over the years, the company has carved a niche, offering top-notch excavation services and supplying premium-quality stone, sand, and aggregate to diverse businesses. From serving landscaping companies to road construction enterprises, municipalities, and everyday consumers, Holschbach Excavating has been the go-to choice. The company's mining division is celebrated for providing limestone road gravel, flat stone, rip/rap, sand, clay fill, shredded topsoil, bedding, screened sand, and clear limestone. Beyond mining, they have demonstrated expertise in demolition services encompassing site preparation, onsite demolition, debris hauling, and thorough site cleaning. The agricultural sector also benefits from specialized services like bunker pads, leachate collection systems, ditching, fence clearing, waterways, and manure pit excavation.

The acquisition deal includes a vast 216-acre property equipped with machinery, pits, quarries, and well-constructed buildings. This strategic move by Northeast Asphalt emphasizes its commitment to expanding its reach and offering unparalleled services in the region. Holschbach Excavating's rich history and dedication to quality ensures that the legacy of the Holschbach family will continue to flourish under the new ownership.

Since 1979, Creative Business Services/CBS-Global has specialized in the sale of businesses and commercial real estate throughout Wisconsin and the Midwest. Additional information on the company’s achievements, services provided, leadership or history can be found on the website: