Serving Southern MN and the Surrounding Areas

Schaefer Well Company: Southern Minnesota

Schaefer Crane: Minnesota, North & South Dakota, and Iowa

Schaefer Contracting: Minnesota, North & South Dakota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Nebraska

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Schaefer Companies was born Schaefer Well Company, Inc

Schaefer Companies is a family of companies founded in 1922 by Art Schaefer. Since 1922, the Schaefer Companies family of businesses have always been family-owned and operated.


Schaefer Crane Service was officially formed in the early 80's, and the company became Schaefer Well Company Inc. DBA Schaefer Crane Service


Schaefer Contracting LLC was formed

Schaefer Companies grows to house three sister companies.


100 Years of Service

Today, Willis Schaefer is the sole owner of Schaefer Well Company, Schaefer Crane Service, and Schaefer Contracting LLC. Willis’ grandfather was the founder of the company.

About Our Family of Companies

Schaefer Well Company

Schaefer Well Company has been a family-owned business since 1922, providing water well drilling, repair, maintenance, well sealing and waterline excavation to residential, municipal and commercial customers for over 100 years. We deliver best-in-class service by our highly qualified and professional team.

Schaefer Crane Service

At Schaefer Crane Service, we’re ready to provide crane support to any project you’re working on, large or small. Our experienced, certified operators have a superior track record for safety and work to help you stay on time and within budget.

Schaefer Contracting

Building on a strong foundation, we offer construction services to commercial and industrial clients. With an experienced and knowledgeable team of professionals looking to get your next project off the ground from concept to completion, we will guide you through every step of the construction process. The Schaefer Contracting team is equipped to handle projects ranging from small repairs and equipment installations to multi-million-dollar projects serving as the general contractor and design team.

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