A hydrovac offers many advantages compared to traditional excavation machines. A hydrovac uses water and vacuum to quickly and safely blast through dirt and rocks to expose pipelines, utilities, electrical systems. It can also be used for any other job that requires sensitive excavation. High Country Vac Services in Calgary, offers hydrovacs for a variety of industries. We are equipped with a TC 407 rating (transportation of hazardous goods capable) which ensures the safe transportation and loading of hazardous or contaminated waste streams and even greater range of potential job types within one unit.
The maintenance of oil and gas pipelines is extremely crucial and hydrovac is the best way to dig the land safely. Traditional ways of digging can accidentally damage pipes causing cracks and ruptures. Hydrovac trucks, on the other hand, use high-pressure water jets for the excavation process.
Which industries use hydrovac services?
These facilities are used by construction companies, municipalities, and oil & gas companies.
What happens to the dirt and water that get sucked up during the hydrovac process?
The water mixes with the dirt to create slurry, which gets deposited in a holding tank. This mixture is then disposed in a safe and environment-friendly manner.
Does the pressurised water cause damage to the underground structures?
It is a safe process as it clears the dirt around the structures.
What are the other uses of this equipment?
Hydrovacs can be used for trenching, clearing culverts, cleaning building foundations and draining reservoirs.
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