About Us

Alex Figliolia Water & Sewer is a subsurface excavation company. The parent company was founded in 1932 by George Figliolia. Alex Figliolia Water & Sewer specializes in excavation of all underground work, including water mains, sewers, steam lines and hydrants.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Association of Water & Sewer Excavators Inc. (AWSE), recognize the value of establishing a collaborative relationship to foster safe and healthier workplaces. OSHA and AWSE hereby form an Alliance to provide contractors, members and employees with information, guidance and access to training resources that will help them protect employees’ health and safety, in particularly in reducing and preventing exposure to excavation and trench hazards.

On May 29, 2008

Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz honored John Figliolia, and the Association of Water & Sewer Excavators by issuing a proclamation to the Association of Water & Sewer Excavators Inc.

John Figliolia recognizes that safety must come first and through his efforts many companies have received OSHA training, keeping not only his employees from being injured but the other companies’ employees safe as well.

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