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What Makes TRUVAC the Safer Choice for Digging?

A utility line is struck every six minutes in the United States. That means that by the time you finish reading this blog post, another line will be hit. The threat of power and utility disruption and severe injuries is very real in digging projects. That’s why we place such a high priority on safe...
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2 Ways to Combat Inaccurate Utility Markings with Hydrovac Excavation Trucks

Mapping underground utility locations and using flags to mark “suggested” locations is the best way to reduce the risk of damage while working. However, maps and location methods don’t always provide exact depths and locations of buried utility lines. Visual confirmation remains a tried-and-true method to increase safety on job sites, and hydrovac excavation trucks...
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Popularity of Hydro Vacuum Excavators Rising in the Construction Industry

When it comes to hydro vacuum excavators, new machines and new innovations are giving rise to greater acceptance in the construction industry. These trucks break up soil by blasting high pressure water through pipes into the ground. After the soil becomes loose, a powerful vacuum system sucks it into a debris tank. In the past,...
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Safe, Efficient Digging with TRUVAC and Haaker Underground

TRUVAC vacuum excavators are the safest, most efficient solution for non-destructive excavation. We use highly-pressurized water and a unique vacuum system to expose or excavate existing infrastructure. While the pressurized water liquifies soil, our powerful vacuum systems extract it from depths of up to 50 feet and from distances of up to 600 feet. Safety...
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Why Vacuum Excavation is the Best Choice for Safe Digging

Every six minutes in the United States, a utility line is hit. That means that every six minutes, the threat of severe injuries and power and utility disruption becomes very real. That’s why safe digging is so important to us at Haaker Underground. We are all about taking the right steps as precautions before you...
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Why Choose TRUVAC Vacuum Excavation Trucks?

For decades, TRUVAC has been digging deep to find what works for you. Known for creating products that perform and quality that endures, TRUVAC vacuum excavation trucks are made at the Vactor Mfg., Inc. headquarters and production facilities in Streator, Illinois. No other vacuum excavation trucks can match TRUVAC when it comes to reliable service,...
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Digging Deep with TRUVAC

When it comes to innovation, quality engineering and reliable performance, no other vacuum excavators come close to TRUVAC. These premium vacuum excavator trucks are specifically designed to satisfy the safe-digging requirements of organizations or businesses that locate and verify underground utility lines and pipes, meeting the most demanding excavation needs. TRUVAC Paradigm Tough, powerful and...
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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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Hydro Excavation Trucks are Part of Coronavirus Response

Professional cleaning and sanitizing of our communities, cities and states has never been more important than today due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Our fleet of TRUVAC hydro vac systems can collect and convey materials from great distances from the machine. They normally incorporate the ability to heat the liquid to temperatures near 200 degrees F,...
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