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Vacuum Excavation (Vac-Ex)

The smarter excavation solution, with proven on-site safety benefits. Strong suction power safely exposes underground utilities, with vacuum excavators available to hire operated, or self-drive across the UK. And with the UK’s largest fleet, you can be sure of availability.


GPR Surveys

Our Ground Penetrating Radar technology provides detailed surveys of underground cables prior to excavation.



Contractors across the UK have called on our fleet of suction excavators to provide safe excavation support.


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Pier UK Vacuum Excavators make light work of sensitive areas

Pier UK completed work on three sites in highly sensitive areas last week, proving once again that Vacuum Excavation is the safest, most versatile excavation solution. Read more about these jobs below:Read More...
By : Emily Jeffrey | Nov 1, 2018

Join us at UK Construction Week 2018!

Pier UK are looking forward to exhibiting at this year’s Construction Week at the NEC, where we can be found on Stand C311 in the Civils Expo area of the event. AboutRead More...
By : Emily Jeffrey | Sep 27, 2018

Off-Road Excavation

Off-Road Excavation: Everything you need to know about Pier UK’s new Tracked Vac The words ‘off-road Vacuum Excavation’ are usually met with nightmares about ground protection mats and temporary haul roads. ButRead More...
By : pieradmin | Apr 5, 2018

4 ways Vacuum Excavation could make your life easier

If you have anything to do with Civil Engineering or Utilities you have probably already heard of Vacuum Excavation. This modern excavation method has been rapidly gaining popularity over the last fewRead More...
By : pieradmin | Apr 5, 2018

Why Excavation Safety is so Important

Ensuring Excavation Safety is an essential part of modern contractor work and the law states that no excavation work should take place until the area is completely safe. Failing to secure anRead More...
By : pieradmin | Apr 5, 2018

New Lane rental schemes demand faster excavation techniques

The announcement that Lane rental schemes will be rolled out nationwide brings fresh concerns from contractors about mounting costs. Lane rental schemes, piloted in London and Kent, are intended to incentivise UtilityRead More...
By : pieradmin | Apr 4, 2018