Vacuum Excavators Help Expose Hidden Utilities and Avoid Damage

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Before breaking ground on a new project, it’s important to know what buried utilities are hiding underground. Services such as One-Call are a great starting point at identifying a utility’s location, but they are not foolproof. Vacuum excavators, on the other hand, can be essential to your fleet, helping to expose utilities so you don’t cause serious and costly damage.

Inside Washington

A Year in Review

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To sum up 2015 in one word, it would be growth. The utility construction industry, as well as involvement in NUCA’s Government Relations, both grew this year. NUCA Members and Partners who attended the 2015 Washington Summit met with more Members of Congress than in any year since the recession.

Hazard Communications SDS Revision

Hazard Communications SDS Revision

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The Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) has been revised to align the United States with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of chemical classification. The revision changes and specifies requirements for hazard classification of chemicals, standardizes labels for hazardous chemical containers and specifies the format and required content for the new Safety Data Sheets (SDSs).

Vacmasters

Product Spotlight: Vacmaster SYSTEM 5000

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Vacmasters has been a family-owned and operated engineering and manufacturing company for almost 60 years. With vacuum excavation systems as its primary business, the company’s dedication to excellence over the years has made it a leader in air-vacuum excavation systems for underground utility locating.