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What
What Is Vacuum Excavation?  

There are many methods of excavating land, but few are as non-destructive as vacuum excavation. Done through the use of vacuum trucks or “hydrovac” trucks, hydro excavation is a popular choice for sensitive digging operations. What is vacuum excavation used for and what even is a vacuum truck? We have the answers to those questions and more below.  What Is Vacuum Excavation Used for and What […]

What
What Is a Combo Vac Truck and How Does It Work?  

You’ve likely seen them around your city at one time like a high school friend you see every few years randomly in the grocery store, but for the most part, they generally go unnoticed. We’re talking about vacuum trucks. These vehicles are immensely important in crucial operations and transportation and even rescue situations. So if you’re wondering “what is a combo vac truck?” good news, we have the […]

How
How Industrial Hydrovac Trucks Solve Modern Problems 

When you first see the word “excavation” you might immediately associate it with an excavator, but there are other methods of excavation that can work much better. Hydro excavation trucks or “hydrovacs”, are one such method. Industrial hydrovac operations are perfect for precise excavation due to how a hydro excavation truck works. Unlike excavators that rely on metal blades, hydro excavation trucks use a high–pressure hose and vacuum combination to […]

How Hydrovacs Assist
How Hydrovacs Assist in Oilfield Hauling  

Oil and gas are known for being hazardous, that’s why it’s vitally important when oilfield hauling is done it’s done so safely. Both of these resources are crucial to many different applications— from the gasoline industry to heating homes. The pipelines that run oil and gas to many different places in Canada need to be properly maintained to keep these applications going. Both resources are multi-million […]

COVID-19
COVID-19 Health and Safety Announcement

Northern Vac Services values providing safe use of our services. These are, and will continue to be, challenging days. As such, we are taking several steps to minimize the chances of exposure to the virus in order to protect everyone and keep both our employees and clients safe.  Following the advice being given by BC’s Provincial […]

HydroVac
HydroVac Services for Flooding: Drain & Culvert Cleaning

It’s that time of year again! Spring has arrived and along with it we can expect warmer, sunnier days and melting snow. Flooding season is officially here! Frozen plumbing lines combine with frozen manholes can have catastrophic results. Homes and businesses commonly become backed up and water damage can occur. Properties that have inadequate drainage […]

Water
Water Hauling Essentials

Many remote properties, jobsites and communities do not have access to fresh, drinkable water. Reputable and efficient water delivery services are vital for health, wellbeing and all aspects of life. Northern Vac Services in Fort St. John can handle all of your water delivery requirements for residential and commercial applications. Residential Water Delivery Potable water […]