Environmental
Environmental Remediation and Contaminated Soil Removal & Hauling

Environmental remediation is the removal of pollution or contaminants from environmental components such as soil, groundwater, sediment, or surface water. Remedial action is generally subject to an array of regulatory requirements put in place by the government and involves a number of stakeholders including landowners, developers, provincial law makers, ministry staff, approved professionals, environmental consultants, […]

Plant
Plant Turnaround & Industrial Cleaning Services

A plant turnaround is a highly-expensive planned period of regeneration in a plant or refinery. During this time, an entire part of the operation is shut down while the plant is inspected and revamped. Not only are the tools and labour required for executing a turnaround extremely expensive, but the revenue lost through shutting down […]

Spill
Spill Cleanup & Contaminated Soil Removal

Spill Cleanup & Contaminated Soil Removal Winter is in full swing and the road conditions in Fort St. John and surround area are less than ideal. Unfortunately, this results in an increase in motor vehicle accidents which can have a devastating impact on the environment when any fuel, oil or other fluids from a vehicle […]

Topping
Topping Up Septic Lagoons

One of the services that we offer at Northern Vac Services is topping up septic lagoons. This is the process of dumping into septic lagoons in order to keep their effluent levels up for winter. This is important because if the effluent level is not high enough, pipes running into the septic lagoon could freeze. […]

Site
Site Remediation & Contaminated Soil Removal

One of the most important factors of construction and land development is respecting the environment and following strict environmental protection laws put in place by the government. When a site is determined to be contaminated, environmental site remediation must take place. Environmental remediation is the removal of pollution or contaminants from environmental components such as […]

Northern
Northern Vac Services Partners with Tailored Vac Services

  Northern Vac Services of Fort St. John has partnered with Tailored Vac Services to offer experienced in-house hydro excavation and hydrovac truck services. Hydro excavation trucks – commonly referred to as hydrovacs – offer a more reliable and effective way to excavate as compared to traditional methods. Hydro excavation via a hydrovac truck is […]

What
What Is Daylighting Excavation?

When it comes to dealing with sensitive construction operations like oil or gas lines, traditional methods often take much more time to use. They also often require significantly more space. As such, daylighting excavation has become of major interest to switch to. But what is daylighting excavation? Good question. We break down everything you need […]