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Maintaining Your Stormwater Drainage Systems

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Roof and Gutters – the First Line of Defence Your roof and gutters make up the first line of defence against stormwater. Your roof needs to be intact and able to channel the flow of water towards the gutters, which in turn need get it to the downpipes. If they’re not doing their job, most […]

Managing Waste – the Ancient Roman Way

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

The Ancient Romans were famous for their water and wastewater systems. They truly were the hydraulics engineers of the ancient world.  Wastewater systems and management were slow to progress after the Roman period, and in most cases, they declined. In fact, many primitive wastewater systems contributed to outbreaks of typhoid and cholera in the Middle […]

How CCTV Cameras and Hydro-Jetting Are Revolutionising Drainage Services

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Many people don’t realise that advanced, waterproof CCTV cameras are an essential part of a drainage specialist’s  equipment. Cameras provide visual access to many hard to reach places – especially the insides of drains – meaning experts can now get accurate and precise information about a blockage. In the past, drain unblocking involved a lot […]

Hydro Excavation and its Potential for Archaeology

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Hydro excavation is a non-destructive form of digging, so it’s potential for archaeological dig sites is huge. Traditional excavation used by archaeologists is destructive and time-consuming in nature. It usually involves deep penetration of soil, and once a site is excavated, it is gone forever. Most of the time, the artifacts and soil cannot be […]

Newsletter 12

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Summer is near – message from Dave the General Manager   We are nearing Christmas, and while I may have been a bit quick to think winter was on it’s way out, it will be summer before we know it. We have had a record couple of months and I’m really happy with how the […]

Newsletter 11

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Message from our General Manager We are now on the downward side of winter and it has been a particularly cold and wet time. But business has not slowed and we endeavor to continue to meet our clients’ needs and their expectations. I am very proud of the whole HydroVac team who despite the bad […]

HydroVac & simPRO Systemisation

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

HydroVac – Our growth We wanted to find a job management solution software that functions well in the industry we are and the industry we service …   Download PPT

Newsletter 9

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Message from our General Manager Wow, we have reached another milestone and the end of the financial year and as per the calendar year where has the last twelve months gone?? The last 12 months our team have worked hard ensuring we provide the services and professionalism to meet you, our client’s needs and goals. […]

Newsletter 8

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Message from our General Manager ​Welcome to our latest newsletter, the eighth edition and first for 2016, all of which we hope have helped to keep you updated on our latest news and provide you with a good insight to the HydroVac family. ​ We hope you’ve been enjoying the summer months to date. We […]

Newsletter 7

11/06/2017 Riky Hart

Message from our General Manager We have nearly completed another year and the time has gone so fast that it does not seem like 12 months is just about done & dusted and the door to 2016 is upon us. It has indeed been a pleasure doing business with you throughout this year and we […]

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