Company of the Month for June 2019

Hydrovac Nation is proud to announce our COMPANY of the month for June 2019 is:   D & L Environmental info@dlenvironmental.ca  –  250-765-0999  –  www.dlenvironmental.ca Kelowna, BC – CANADA   D & L Environmental Services has been doing business in…

Fire departments conduct trench-training rescue

CARLY CARVER The Daily Independent  – Jun 14, 20   ASHLAND Local firefighters conducted a trench rescue on Friday as part of a drill exercise in conjunction with Marathon Petroleum Fire Department. The Ashland Fire Department and Marathon Petroleum Fire Department…

National Excavator Initiative Launches With The Help Of Mike Rowe

The importance of the pipes, wires, and cables buried underground that support our daily lives is being “unearthed” with the help of Executive Producer, Host, and Author Mike Rowe and his animated alter ego micro Mike Rowe. Known from the…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Nearly 40% of homeowners digging in 2019 put themselves, others at risk, study says

Making a free call to 811 before digging for home improvement projects can prevent damage to underground utility lines and keep communities safe (Source: www.pipeline-safety.org) By Victor Blanco | April 8, 2019 at 7:01 AM CDT – Updated April 8…

Road digging and public suffering

Published: April 07, 2019 22:03:06 Leaving work sites in a disorderly state upon completion of repair works on public thoroughfares is a common practice in Dhaka city. A similar picture is also seen in the aftermath of digging works for…