Underground Services Locating

Precise Underground Services and Assets Detection New Zealand-Wide

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To carry out construction and maintenance works safely, it’s vital to know exactly where different assets lie beneath the surface. Additionally, impacting and damaging pipes or cables could end up being very expensive to repair. If your project requires underground services including asset detection, utility mapping and hydro excavation that won’t harm underground infrastructure, Vac-U-Digga NZ has the experience, skills and gear to get the job done.

Vac-U-Digga NZ proudly supplies clients with solutions to protect the integrity of underground assets, by providing underground services locating, mapping and a safe method of excavation. Our 'blue chip' clients include private companies and all levels of government organisations, predominantly undertaking infrastructure projects and civil construction.

All works are carried out in accordance with Australian Standard AS5488-2013 and completed by DBYD Certified locators.

Providing a wide range of underground services location including detection in one place. At Vac-U-Digga NZ we can offer you a ‘One Stop Shop’ with an array of products and technologies designed to assess and mitigate the underground utility related risks associated with the construction and design of civil and infrastructure works.

Underground Services Location

At Vac-U-Digga NZ we offer a range of state of the art scanning technologies which includes Electro-Magnetic Induction (EMI) scanning. We offer quality EMI utility locater services to provide the right solution for all your underground service locating needs. At the one fixed hourly rate, our vacuum excavation units for hire are equipped with both EMI and 2D GPR locating equipment, providing you with the ability to accurately locate your services, assets and cables as well as pothole down to confirm in the one piece of equipment.

Electro-Magnetic Induction (EMI) technology

Vac-U-Digga NZ has invested in the very latest and state of the art ground penetrating radar (GPR), in addition to developing our own armoury of technologies that include radio location, remote sensing technology, and infrared light. This gives us the ability to detect non-metal fibre optics by identifying chemical compounds, aerosols and even single molecules in a non-destructive manner. Our experienced GPR service technicians are experienced in detecting cables, utilities, voids, pipes, conduit and underground objects by using the most advanced GPR and underground services location technologies.

Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

At the forefront of our business practices is the safety of our personnel. We ensure any remote work procedures are undertaken with GPS monitoring systems that will alert us if anything were to happen and where help is needed. With the use of GPS monitoring, our staff are able to communicate for help directly and effectively no matter where they are. All remote work can be performed independently or otherwise, dependent on your requirements.

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We are here to assist clients of all shapes and sizes throughout many areas of New Zealand, including (but not limited to) Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington and further. For additional information, call 0508 822834 now to speak with one of our friendly staff members.

Discuss the underground services location we can offer today

Contact Vac-U-Digga NZ today to arrange a personalised obligation-free quote.

Vac-U-Digga NZ is proud to be part of the Christchurch Rebuild Program and to be engaged on the delivery of the high-speed Ultra Fast Broadband and other major projects across New Zealand.




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