Air Excavation

AIR EXCAVATION

Air Excavation is the process of using compressed air to disturb the earth’s soil, which is then vacuumed up. Air Excavation is the latest addition to HydroVac’s services.

 

Large Option

Capabilities:

  • 25,000 CFM (cubic feet per minute). A standard vacuum truck has 400-2000 CFM.
  • 2 air lances for increased speed
  • Side tipping truck, making disposal easier and cheaper; 6,000KG debris tank
  • Dumping on-site so you, The Client can control your own Waste Stream
  • 45 metre vertical lift / 140 metre horizontal pull
  • No water, reduced risks

Now the fastest and safest method of excavation:

  • 10-inch boom capable of increasing productivity of projects resulting in no more boom blackages
  • Potholing/trenching
  • Contaminated materials removal and disposal – Wet or Dry

Examples of Large Option Air Excavation projects:

  • Breaking up and sucking up chunks of material up to 200mm wide
  • Railway work, ballast removal and disposal
  • Exposing (oil and gas) pipelines that require replacement protective layers
  • Safe service location on a large scale
  • For those difficult sites where access is a challenge, let Hydrovac provide the solution where we can remove debris from a depth of 45 metres and a distance of 140 metres

 

Small Option

Capabilities:

  • 7,000 CFM (cubic feet per minute) 
  • 1 air lance
  • Side tipping truck, making disposal easier and cheaper
  • Dumping on-site
  • No water, reduced risks
  • Can get into those very tight spaces

Now the fastest and safest method of excavation:

  • 4-inch boom for smaller sites, perfect for convenience
  • Potholing/trenching
  • Contaminated materials removal and disposal
  • Loose materials removal and disposal

Examples of Small Option Air Excavation projects:

  • Assisting arborists with tree care
  • Removal of rubble or loose material from construction sites
  • Safe small precise location of services
  • Bagging of your product so it can be reused

 

You will also get the highest level of customer service ensuring you have a wonderful experience with Hydrovac!

Is this what you need? Get in touch to find out more!

Call our Sales Advisor on 027 453 8016 or email jason.h@hydrovac.co.nz

Call our Operations Manager on 027 478 3902 or email jason.k@hydrovac.co.nz

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