Vacuum Excavation

View our current fleet of Vacuum/ Hydro Excavation for hire.


Total Plant Hire Vacuum Excavations Services is the safest and most cost effective non destructive way of removing material from them hard to reach places that cannot be achieved by other heavy, costly  and environmentally destructive excavation machinery.

If we have 100 mm of access to run a vacuum hose we can we can vacuum any wet or dry material up to 60 meters back to our self containment spoils holding tank on board of one of state of the art vacuum excavation trucks leaving your site free of waste material and damage to the surrounding environment .

Vacuum excavation or Hydro excavation as it is also known is a process of where by high pressure water is blast into the ground to produce a slurry material that is then vacuumed back to one of our trucks. Minimising the risk of damaging any unknown services that are within the ground, the process does not use any form of mechanical excavation other than water and vacuum suction to trench the required area exposing the cable or services that you are locating.

With only limitations of your imagination of what we can vacuum, we continue to discover more and more requirements for our vacuum services daily. Here are some of the services that our highly trained staff can perform on your site to save you time, money by eliminating any safety risk or impact to below ground services and surrounding environment.

  • Excavating
  • Trenching
  • Pot holing
  • Material removal
  • Pier Holes
  • Post holes
  • Foundation excavation
  • Site Preperation
  • Expose damaged services
  • Underground Communication Service Location
  • Exposed aggregate concrete high pressure wash off and waste containment.
  • Why dig fence post holes when they can vacuum them
  • Sign Post holes
  • Pit Construction
  • Soak well cleaning
  • Wood chip removal from gardens.
  • Pool and spa excavation
  • Dry Vacuuming
  • High pressure water blasting to 3500 psi
  • Electrical service location