Rock Solid Since 1975

A premier employer in the Brookings, SD area since 1975. We believe the hard work and dedication of our team members have helped us excel over the decades and we are committed to making sure they are recognized for it.

Bowes Construction in South Dakota specializes in aggregate and asphalt production and placement, grading, hauling, as well as asphalt and concrete recycling.

Our Services

We've been professionally constructing communities from the ground for over 45 years, here's how:


Our diverse trucking fleet will meet all your needs.

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Aggregate Production

We don't just focus on rock crushing, find out more.

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We provide all types of grading services.

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Expert installation for roadways and parking lots throughout the surrounding areas.

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Asphalt Production

We have the capability to produce all SDDDOT specified mixes.

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Road Reclamation

We are able to use on-site soil, reducing the need to haul in additional aggregate.

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Paving the way to sustainability.

Sustainable practices are standard in our day-to-day operations. Asphalt is the most recycled product in America due to its renewability. Since 2010, we’ve recycled nearly 1.5 billion pounds of asphalt and concrete.

Hear from our customers:

“Number 1 - You are always on the ball. Picking up the phone, getting me scheduled asap, being very communicative. Thanks so much for your help this season.

Number 2 - Bowes itself has taken care of all my material needs. And it’s hard for me to get material quick and easy without my own trucks. When you guys are my supplier, I never worry. You are always on time and all of the drivers are very good.”

Wyatt Shillingstad

President WJS Contracting

“We, at Ash Grove have worked with Bowes Construction for several years and have found them to be a very professional operation who go above & beyond for their customers. Derek Hawley is an example of someone who encompasses all these traits.” 

Michael Crinion

Director of Valley View Dairy

“I have no complaints what so ever. Everyone there has been so helpful and attentive to our needs. Our company MJ Tree Service buys and hauls gravel, crushed concrete and black dirt and has been very satisfied with the product and the good fast service of getting the product loaded. Keep up the good work!”

Dan Billet

President MJ Tree Service

“Bowes does phenomenal work. They’re a great company to work with. Their people are engaging… they have great vision. It’s been a wonderful process. We certainly have had a long-term relationship with Bowes and to be able to have them work on this monumental project was a dream come true for us.”

Justin Sell

Athletic Director, South Dakota State University

“At Einspahr Auto Plaza, we have been doing business with Bowes Construction for almost as long as we have been in business. Bowes has been a valued partner for us on a number of major projects over the years, including when we built our current facility in 1980. Over the years, we worked with Bowes on lot expansions, lot resurfacing, snow removal, and more. We have placed a lot of trust in the experience and expertise of their team and they have always given us good advice. When we call Bowes for a job we know we can count on several things: expert advice, a competitive quote, timely project completion, and the job done right. What more can you ask for? They have also been very good customers of Einspahr Auto Plaza. We always like doing business with people that do business with us.”

Matt Einspahr

Einspahr Auto Plaza

“We have completed numerous successful projects with Bowes Construction over the years. We have worked with Bowes in numerous ways from subcontract work, general contract work, and granular material supply/delivery. With each project no matter the size or type, you can expect the project to be completed professionally and at a high level of quality, commitment, knowledge, and service. Bowes Construction exceeds expectations on projects they are involved in and has a reputation of being one of the preferred earthwork/asphalt paving/material suppliers in the region. As always, a big thank you to you and your staff for past and present projects completed with excellence.”

Matt Chandler

Project Manager, Clark Drew Construction, Inc.

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