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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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A trip to the beach for our Tracked-Vac machine

A recent adventure for our all-terrain Tracked Vac meant a trip to the beach down in Cornwall, however, this was no holiday as a major operation, in conjunction with the Environmental Agency,Read More...
By : Ian Clarke | Jul 18, 2019

Airport expansion work requires a safe excavation solution

As part of an ongoing Airport expansion work, our expertise in vacuum excavation was called in by a new customer recently to provide a safe solution. With new sites and developments takingRead More...
By : Ian Clarke | May 31, 2019

Vacuum Excavation the perfect solution for water meter installations

A real effort in teamwork has been the key to one of our longest ongoing projects, working alongside contractors to help excavate access holes for new water meters. Working in conjunction withRead More...
By : Ian Clarke | May 22, 2019

Pier UK at the beach in Cornwall for Hotel expansions work

On a blustery but beautiful site down in Watergate Bay, Cornwall, our team were put to the test on this challenging site. Whether working on a housing site or in city centres, thisRead More...
By : Ian Clarke | Apr 26, 2019

Vacuum Excavation Round Treeroots for Southampton Local Authority

Vacuum Excavation has gained popularity in recent years due to its ability to excavate around buried services quickly and efficiently with much lower risk of strikes or worker injury. But what manyRead More...
By : pieradmin | Jan 24, 2019

Case Study: Tracked Vac

Pier UK’s Tracked Vacuum Excavator provided the best solution for work on this industrial site in Stoke-on-Trent. Unstable ground conditions, worsened by poor weather, meant that traditional vacuum excavators were unsuitable forRead More...
By : pieradmin | Jan 21, 2019