Diesel & Electric Sawing

Flat and slab sawing is the term given to the process of sawing on flat or horizontal surfaces such as slabs on grade, suspended slabs, bridge deck highways, and asphalt pavement.

Safety Standards

As of 2016, Lombardo became part of the PG&E Gold Shovel Standard safety program.  This certification is a first-of-its kind excavation safety program designed to reduce dig-ins and protect underground gas and electric system.

Safety is a high priority for Lombardo and PG&E, receiving the the Gold Shovel Standard Certification ensures that Lombardo adheres to the safest excavation standards set by PG&E

Key Benefits

  • Slab sawing is the fastest most cost effective way to cut concrete slabs, walks, bridge decks, and roadways.
  • Slab sawing allows you to keep the structural integrity of surrounding areas intact.
  • Slab sawing is extremely useful in speeding up the removal process.
  • Slab sawing cuts (depending on the skill level of the operator) could be extremely precise- Lombardo has the best operators in the business.
  • Our saws range from 12 horse power to 80 horse power and are powered either by diesel or electric motor.


Lombardo employs CSDA certified operators who specialize in slab sawing. All of our vehicles are dispatched so that we can provide the timeliest service possible.

Lombardo has 35 diesel-powered saws for outside work and the largest fleet in the state of electric-powered saws for inside work. Our saws range from 12 HP to 80 HP and cut form 1/8” to 24”, so that we can use the right piece of equipment for each job. Lombardo specializes in all forms of slab sawing. We can cut the most delicate, high exposure, “decorative” jobs, as well as the wide open, high production “blow and go” jobs.

To maintain our positing as the leading concrete cutting company in the San Francisco Bay Area, we invest in developing new techniques and technology. Lombardo recently developed our own super-efficient, high-speed slab saw. We are currently testing its effectiveness, and if successful, we will replace our existing slab saws with our new brand. Call today to see if your job is right for us to use our new state of the art slab.