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Image: Provac Australia Vac Truck in action, Melbourne, Australia, 2019 What is Hydro Vacuum Excavation? Hydro Vacuum Excavation is the process of digging holes in the ground using pressurized wat
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What is Ground Penetrating Radar? Ground Penetrating Radar, most commonly referred to as a GPR, is a geophysical tool that uses radar pulses to collect data from beneath the subsurface. A GPR is util
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What Is a Vac Truck and When Would You Need One? What is a vac truck? You may or may not have heard the term, but a vac truck (or vacuum truck) performs a very specific and important task. Vacuum tr
Why should you dial before you dig? Whether you are a large construction company, a landscape gardener, plumber or you’re a home owner that wants to install a washing line. If you are planning on d
What are the dangers of hitting an underground utility Don’t let an exploding housing market become a real explosion. Australia is experiencing a residential construction boom. With house prices s
Avoid Expensive Repairs With Underground Service Locating Excavation is a necessary, but often risky process. In modern developments there are numerous services and utilities located underground, suc