Since 1985 S & M Farms Inc. of Fitchburg, MA
has been offering expert erosion control to a clientele that
now numbers more than 1200. Our primary area of service
involves the installation of silt fence, hay bales, safety
fence and any other means of erosion control needed on a
particular site. Our customers include construction
contractors, (state and private) , home owners and also the
actual public works department of the towns we work in.
Soini Erosion Control Inc. is our sister union company that
offers the same expert service as S & M Farms.
William Soini, owner of S & M Farms,
started the business in 1987 with a pick-up truck and a
pick-axe. Now S & M Farms has a work force of about 50
people and 35 trucks. Shawn, Mr. Soini’s son, graduated from
of Massachusetts, Lowell in 1996 with a degree in civil
engineering and today is a strong part of the business,
ensuring all work performance and scheduling is done
correctly and efficiently. Our work is done with our
customers in mind to keep them satisfied and meeting certain
specifications on specific job sites.
Once our erosion control service was
under way, it didn’t take S & M Farms long to establish a
reputation of good service. This reputation helped spur our
The personnel here are professional and
our turnover is very low. We invest a lot of time and effort
into each one of our employees. Our employees are OSHA and
HAZMAT 40 trained to meet the demands for today’s jobsite
We will perform jobs of different sizes
from a couple of hours to a job that last a couple of years.
We believe that our company’s response
time is what separates us from the competition. It’s all
based on how fast the customer needs to get it done so the
project can move forward.
We can build any type of erosion
control system that is specified.
We are the originators of the
reinforced silt fence. The silt fence is backed by 12-guage
by 14-gauge wire supported by large wood posts and fastened
to those posts by three metal stress plates. The fence
offers clients a long lasting, maintenance free erosion
control barrier. We also install safety fence, straw
wattles, snow fence, silt sacs in catch basins, and many
other erosion control devices.
We continue to increase our
expectations regarding good service, quality work and a
guarantee on the work performance.
We stand behind our work and will
address any problem on a project we work on. We support our
customers 100 percent, and if there’s any issue, we are
there within hours. We will address any problems on a site,
because we stand behind our customers.