When it comes to road construction, Texans are no strangers to it. Texans have become accustomed to the sights and sounds of road construction and exposed utilities and pipelines. The process of road construction certainly has an instant visual impact. During the process of road construction, it can take a significant amount of time to dig up a pipe, and this will increase the amount of time it takes to repair the pipes. As a result, the entire process will have an impact on where commuters need to go and the route it may take for them to get there.
Any company that is responsible for repairing pipes, traditional excavation strategies can have a significant impact on your bottom line. While the traditional strategies of excavation can still be a success, more companies and their crew members are using daylighting. The process of daylighting involves underground pipes being exposed to outside lighting using a hydro-vacuum excavator.
A hydro-vacuum excavator can be used to suck up any debris that surrounds the pipe. The debris and dirt from the ground are sucked through a hose and transferred to a storage tank. The debris and dirt are broken down and sucked up into the hose using air, water, and pressure. The combination of the above three things and the vacuum are used to excavate and get rid of the soil.
Daylighting has proven to be an efficient and effective method. Since hydro-vacuum excavators can quickly break up materials and move them, the excavation process will not take as long as the traditional methods of excavation. When the excavation process is quick and effective, it will not disrupt commuters. Faster excavation times can also mean that members of the crew will not have to work incredibly long hours.
Daylighting can be used in a variety of situations, especially situations that require cleaning and excavation. If you are responsible for completing a job that requires excavation, you can complete the job with daylighting. If you have to do a job that requires excavation, contact us today to learn more about daylighting and its advantages.