Product Reviews

Flint loses focus in finding lead water service pipes

By Zahra Ahmad zahmad@mlive.com FLINT, MI — The city of Flint’s ban on a cost-effective tool and its method for finding lead water service pipes may mean it could run out of money before all its hazardous pipes are removed.…

Company of the Month

Hydrovac Nation is proud to announce our COMPANY of the month for September, 2018 is: Hoffman Elite Enterprises Ltd! Hydrovac Nation has recognized them for their professionalism and determination for growth and excellence in safety. To us they have stood out, over…

Member of the Month

Hydrovac Nation is proud to announce that our MEMBER of the month for September, 2018 is: Nicolette Callihoo Nicolette, who has been a proud member of Hydrovac Nation, (and Hydrovac Nation Classifieds), for only a few months, is the member…

Gas back on after Prince George pipeline explosion, but only flowing at 40%

By Simon Little Online Journalist  Global News WATCH: Helicopter footage shows the aftermath of a gas pipeline explosion Energy giant Enbridge has reactivated the smaller of its two natural gas lines following an explosion near Prince George earlier this week, but…

DIRT Report for 2017

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 CGA’s annual DIRT report provides a summary and analysis of the events submitted into CGA’s Damage Information Reporting Tool (DIRT) for the year 2017. The complete report is available for download below. In addition, we are…

No children injured in school bus crash with truck in Whitchurch-Stouffville

‘No kids in the bus!’ OPP’s Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said in a tweet CBC News · Posted: Oct 10, 2018 9:04 AM ET | Last Updated: 26 minutes ago No children were injured when a school bus crashed into a commercial vehicle…

The importance of greasing your boom turret and tips on how to do it!

The importance of greasing your boom turret and tips on how to do it! In my 20 some years in this industry, I’m still amazed to find so many people and companies do not grease or have a maintenance plan…

Hydrovac Nation Monthly Contest!

Hydrotec nozzle giveaway –  contest #132 Win a nozzle from HydroTec (2 of 24 giveaways)! Electronic randomizer will determine the winner! Contest ends October 12th midnight (MST). Contest winner will be posted by Monday, October 15th, 2018 To Win: You must…

OSHA updates National Emphasis Program on trenching and excavation safety

October 3, 2018 Washington — In response to a recent increase in trench-related worker deaths, OSHA has updated its National Emphasis Program on trenching and excavation safety, effective Oct. 1. According to OSHA, 23 construction workers were killed in trench…