Member of the Month for April, 2019

Hydrovac Nation is proud to announce that our MEMBER of the month for April, 2019 is:  Nicolette Jayleen Callihoo   Nicolette is a daily contributor to the Hydrovac Nation Facebook page, as visual storyteller and conversation starter.  Nicole has been…

Why mapping and sharing underground information is a must

BY ERIC VAN REES ON MAY 13, 2019 TECHNOLOGY: EDUCATION & EVENTS, INDUSTRY    The Geospatial World Forum 2019 hosted the first international workshop on the digitization of the underground. Titled “Underground mapping for resilient infrastructure – Datafication of the underground”, the workshop offered…

Faultless Solutions

Hydrovac Nation participates in Faultless Solutions vacuum event in Mississauga on May 9th, 2019 With just over a year under their belt, Faultless Solutions has entered the vacuum parts and accessories industry with a bang.  Their vacuum truck event on…

Evidence Of Corruption In Handling Of Flint Water Crisis

The Daily Caller published a story Sunday that outlines what looks like local corruption in the handling of the re-piping effort in Flint, Michigan. At issue is a company called WT Stevens which, despite having no relevant experience, received millions…

Big Truck Day revs up kids in Jackson Memorial Park

MAY 5, 2019 – MADELINE SCARBOROUGH – Reporter – mscarborough@newsandsentinel.com http://www.newsandsentinel.com/news/local-news/2019/05/big-truck-day-revs-up-kids-in-jackson-memorial-park/   VIENNA — Despite the forecast of rain and gray skies, hundreds of children and their parents visited the Vienna Recreation Building at Jackson Memorial Park on Saturday morning…

FLINT LEAD PIPE REPLACEMENT AND POSSIBLE CORRUPTION…and more

Interesting that we have not heard anything about possible corruption regarding Flint choosing lead pipe replacement companies. I could not find any articles written in a Michigan newspaper concerning a company chosen by the city of Flint to replace some of…

FLINT GAVE CONTRACT TO FIRM WITH ALLEGEDLY NO PIPE REPLACEMENT EXPERIENCE, DUG UP NON-LEAD PIPES

Luke Rosiak | Investigative Reporter Flint, Michigan, steered $22 million in water crisis aid to a firm with no experience that is using slow and expensive methods to dig holes in order to replace lead water pipes, a city council member…

The Trans Mountain pipeline expansion may not ease B.C. gas prices — here’s why

Jason Kenney touts pipeline but industry watcher says price relief not a given Premier Jason Kenney is offering to help his B.C. counterpart with the high price of gasoline in that province’s Lower Mainland. As he announced his government has proclaimed…

OUCH! That hurt…

How many times have each of us said that? Then, said to ourselves…”oh well…I will push through this and ignore the pain.” I know I did. Too many times. It’s amazing what we will do for our jobs without thinking…

Westech Vac Systems

Westech Vac Systems was founded in 1978 and was the first Transport Canada Transport Dangerous Goods vacuum truck manufacturers in Alberta.  Westech has always been known for its quality, ruggedness, and attention to detail.  Through the years, Westech expanded its…