THE NEW POWERHOUSE IN EXCAVATION
In November 2018, Vermeer Corporation announced its purchase of Vac-Tron Equipment, and its plans to bring the Florida-based company together with McLaughlin Group, Inc. which was purchased by Vermeer in 2017 and start Vermeer MV Solutions. This acquisition and integration of the two companies builds on the Vermeer strategy to provide a comprehensive suite of vacuum excavation technology, equipment, training and support to the growing underground utility and soft dig markets.
FOR OVER 95 YEARS MCLAUGHLIN HAS BEEN ACTIVELY INVOLVED IN THE BORING INDUSTRY.During that period of time McLaughlin has developed a reputation for designing and building dependable, low maintenance trenchless construction equipment. As evidenced by its longevity and success, McLaughlin takes pride in providing workable solutions for OEM’s and the underground industry since 1921.
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S.J. Louis deploys auger boring steerable rock system to complete on-grade sewer install in record time Written by: Neville Missen, applications engineer Provided by: McLaughlin Boring Systems “One of the most time-consuming tasks while auger boring is pulling augers...
In preparation for expanding its underground infrastructure, as well as maintaining existing lines, Maryville, TN crews are using niche equipment, like vacuum excavators to locate and soft dig in sensitive areas.
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