Published by Hydrovac News: https://www.hydrovacnation.ca/vacuum-excavation-the-only-non-destructive-method/ Article Supplied by: Benjamen Schmitt Product Manager at Vactor – www.vactor.com Vacuum excavation, such as hydro excavation, is a growing technology utilized to prevent job-site damages throughout the world.
While contacting 811 before you dig and having utilities identified is a great place to start for contractors, sometimes a job requires a closer look at what’s below. Enter the vacuum excavator.
50% of utility damages is caused by excavation hits. Excavating with air and water can prevent dangerous and expensive damages.
A recent article in Equipment World highlights the importance of clear communication in high-noise environments.
Cross-Boring is a danger to you and your community. Owen Equipment, Vactor and Vivax/Metrotech are here to end it once and for all. We offer the tools to prevent, identify, and expose any cross-bore.
In the winter months, when cold weather conditions set in, regular maintenance and a heightened awareness of how to keep vacuum excavation equipment operating properly is required to avoid costly repair expenses.
Done with a prodigy, Boom. You could never dig this mechanically.
The Elgin Industrial Eagle combines maneuverability, highway transport speeds, water and waterless PM-10 and PM 2.5 sweeping, serviceability and variable height side dump capability with a sweep system that easily handles heavy, compacted dirt and bulky debris as well as smaller particles found in industrial applications.
The Industrial Pelican takes Elgin’s continually perfected Pelican design and packs all the features an Industrial Sweeper needs.
JetBugs combines chemical & microbial degreasers to supercharge sewer jetting, helping prevent SSOs and backups. This 2-minute video explains how its powerful formulation tackles difficult, recurring F.O.G. problems.
It’s time to get started with Fall Sweeping! Give us a call and we’ll get you set up with the right broom(s) for your sweeper. We’re also offering FREE SWEEPER INSPECTIONS for all makes and models of sweepers which will ensure your machine’s optimal performance this season.
When you buy a HydroExcavator from Owen Equipment you’re getting more than just the highest quality machine on the market. You’re getting a guarantee that we’ll help you keep your machine running the way it was meant to.
Every sweeping operation has them: the operator that has been diligently doing his job for twenty years and knows everything about sweeping – the way s/he does things is THE way, and the ONLY way. Then, on the other end of the spectrum is the greenhorn operator that worked in the sewer department the past couple of years and was recently moved to the street department.
The HXX ParaDIGm™ vacuum excavator, from Vactor Manufacturing is innovative, customer-inspired, and based on input from over 130 utility company and contractor job site visits as well as the experience and technology of the market leading HXX line of vacuum excavators.