On a daily basis excavation contractors will be required to excavate near critical or high priority underground facilities. These utilities, if hit during the excavation, can result in death, severe injury, or extensive property damage causing major power outages to thousands of consumers. Examples would include high pressure gas, petroleum lines (catastrophic explosions), and water lines (flooding and ground collapse), power transmission facilities, and fiber optic communication cables (service disruption to 30,000 customers or more for 30 minutes or more).
The Ted Berry Company vacuum excavation equipment can benefit contractors and municipal utility operators by.
Reducing the risk of project delays and property damage due to utility strikes
Reduces the utility companies’ costs to repair damaged facilities by providing localized non-mechanical excavation around existing pipes.
Drastically minimize damage to existing pavements or other surrounding areas