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The Latest News + Advice on Hydro Vac Trucks from Haaker Underground
16
Oct

Dig Smart with TRUVAC’s HXX Hydrovac Truck

Digging smart means using equipment that doesn’t just get the job done faster, but gets it done safer as well. With greater dependability and precision, the TRUVAC HXX hydrovac truck helps you dig smart.  The full-sized HXX was developed by TRUVAC’s team from the ground up and is the result of years of research, input...
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04
Oct

Paradigm Vacuum Excavation Truck Promotes Safety, Saves Time

Nothing brings a construction job to a halt quicker than discovering unexpected water pipes, sewer tile, electrical lines or gas pipes. If you’re lucky, your crew will recognize the line before disrupting it. If you’re not lucky, you may find yourselves on the evening news that day.  There are more than 20 million miles of...
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20
Sep

Don’t Be Caught Off Guard: Operating Vacuum Trucks Safely

Hydro excavation trucks like our TRUVAC line, are incredible tools. They power through rocks and packed dirt easily, and they work delicately around utility lines. Hydro-vac trucks help construction teams work more efficiently and, in many cases, more safely. Vacuum trucks do come with their own set of risks that you should be aware of,...
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12
Sep

Hydro Vacuum Trucks for Sale: TRUVAC’s Prodigy

TRUVAC’s Prodigy is the ideal hydro vacuum truck for sale and the perfect safe-digging machine for a huge range of demanding applications. Backed by the TRUVAC commitment to quality, the Prodigy delivers remarkable versatility in a powerful yet smaller package. Best of all, it delivers lower operating costs than larger machines. The Prodigy excavates precisely...
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01
Sep

Durability, Safety and Performance: Our Nozzles

Haaker Underground is dedicated to advanced, safe-digging technology, to superior productivity and to better performance. That’s what we were founded on, and it’s what we deliver to you in every nozzle we provide. Our high-performance nozzles from Vactor and Hydra-Flex are designed to improve your productivity while digging with water. Durable designs, customization options and...
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27
Aug

Clear Communications for Public Workers

Clear communication is necessary in any industry, but it is particularly important in public works. Clear communications are possible with Sonetics Wireless Headsets from Haaker Underground. With these headsets, your team can communicate instantly, eliminating shouting or shutting down equipment to talk with your crew. These are a great way to communicate and protect your...
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15
Aug

7 Common Excavation Hazards and How to Avoid Them

If you’re in the excavation industry, you already know that excavation sites are dangerous places to work. Without the right safety equipment and precautions, you risk injuries for your team, the public, and damage to the site and equipment. Using tools like Sonetics headsets can increase the safety of your team while they work. However,...
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05
Aug

Pacific Tek Vacuum Excavators for Every Need and Budget

At Haaker Underground, we understand that each customer is unique, and every excavation project has different challenges. That’s why we are excited to offer Pacific Tek vacuum excavators in our sales and rental inventory. Specifically manufactured  for potholing/daylighting vacuum excavation, these powerful units are offered as a skid mounted vacuum or can be built onto...
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29
Jul

Hydro Excavation Applications and Benefits

Excavation is a necessary but often cumbersome and disruptive public service. While traditional excavation is fast, hydro excavation is safer for cables, underground pipes, utility lines, work teams and communities.  What is Hydro Excavation?  Hydro vacuum excavation is a non-destructive method of moving earth. Using this method, operators use pressurized water to break up soil....
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