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Why the Vactor® IntuiTouch® System Boosts Productivity

Vactor has engineered an array of innovations that allow operators to maximize their productivity, but they really revolutionized the industry with the introduction of the Vactor IntuiTouch control system as part of the Vactor 2100i series in 2018. This control system brings a new level

The TRUVAC TRXX Trailer Highlights User Input

The focus was on a compact unit that could serve a broad range of applications when TRUVAC began engineering the TRXX hydro excavation trailer. “We identified a need to expand our excavation offering to a compact trailer design best suited to municipal, commercial and residential

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Effectively Onboard New Employees in High Noise Environments

With more job options available in the labor market today, workers can be more selective in deciding the work experience that’s the best fit in exchange for their time and commitment. A smart onboarding program that showcases your organization’s support of your worker’s well-being and

CUES Spider Manhole Scanner

CUES: Revolutionary Portable Manhole Scanning Technology

CUES, a leading manufacturer of CCTV pipeline inspection equipment, has introduced an innovative new wireless manhole scanning technology: the SPiDER 3D manhole scanner. The SPiDER scanner is the only truly wireless, color manhole inspection technology in such a lightweight and compact form, says Pierre Mikhail,
IESS-AWWA Annual Golf Tournament Summary

IESS-AWWA Annual Golf Tournament Summary

On July 29th, Owen Equipment Kent had the pleasure of representing the company and sponsoring a hole at the IESS-AWWA Annual Golf Tournament. We supplied golf towels as well as tees to be given away at the event, which were available in the giveaway bags

Take Collaboration to New Levels With ComHub

Take Collaboration to New Levels With Sonetics ComHub

The Sonetics bluetooth comhub advantage The ComHub is the foundation of the Sonetics Wireless Communication System. The addition of Bluetooth takes team communication and collaboration to new levels, allowing remote users to use their cell phone, tablet or laptop to reach the entire team easily on

Vacuum Excavation Market Remains Strong

Vacuum excavation systems on trenchless jobsites have come a long way over the decades. No longer unusual to see these powerful systems as part of the jobsite, they have evolved into a critical component in any trenchless project. These systems are either collecting and/or disposing

Salt Lake City Announcement

  Legacy Equipment joins forces with Owen Equipment Company Legacy Equipment and Owen Equipment merged in September of 2018.  No public announcement was made at the time because, for almost everybody involved, it just meant “business as usual.”  The combined Companies now serve customers with

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Vacuum Excavators Give Contractors a Better View Below

by PAM KLEINEKE on JUNE 5, 2017 While contacting 811 before you dig and having utilities identified is a great place to start for contractors, sometimes a job requires a closer look at what’s below. Enter the vacuum excavator. “A contractor might consider adding a vacuum excavator
Winterizing Vactor Equipment

Winterizing Vactor Equipment

By Ben Schmitt, Product Manager, Vactor Manufacturing In the winter months, when cold weather conditions set in, regular maintenance and a heightened awareness of how to keep vacuum excavation equipment operating properly is required to avoid costly repair expenses. Check coolant and use recommended antifreeze/water mixture for the lowest temperature