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Hydrovac Trucks: How Did They Become So Popular?

Hydrovac trucks have become incredibly common over the past two decades. Prior to that, the oil-and-gas, utility, and construction industries relied on backhoes and shovels to do their digging. There were a few hydrovacs around but for the most part, they were pretty much non-existent. In the 90’s, more popped […]

Navigating Edmonton’s Spring Road Ban (2018)

For Edmonton hydrovac operators, April and May mean less layers, muddy job sites, and thinner gloves. It also means the annual spring road ban. Axel weight limits are imposed beginning in spring and last until the end of May or beginning of June, as different counties and municipalities enact their […]