Options for Dumping Soils from Hydro Excavation

Hydro excavation is surely a great, efficient excavation method that uses pressurized water to move the soil and vacuum to extract the resulting slurry. The technology is currently considered to be the most modern digging technology, suitable for excavating large...

What is a Hydrovac?

Traditionally, excavation used to be performed with excavators and backhoes, but those processes posed serious challenges in terms of efficiency and safety, especially in excavation areas with underground utility lines and vegetation. Then hydrovac machines came into...

How Long Has Hydrodigging Been Used?

Hydroexcavation might be a technology that has taken off recently, but its history goes back to the 19th century, more precisely to the mid 1800’s, when the first steam pump was used to move soil for mining purposes in California. The technology continued to be used...

How Does a Hydrodig Truck Remove Soil Cover?

Hydrodig trucks are special machines used for safe and efficient excavation to reveal buried utilities, to create trenches and holes of various sizes as well as to remove the soil cover over a larger area for landscaping or other purposes. Here are some important...