Vacuum Excavation Trailer

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Cardup, WA 6122

We’re Experts in Vacuum Excavation

Need to locate or expose underground pipes, gas lines or other utilities before you can continue your excavation project? Consider our unit trailer mounted VM500 Vacuum Excavator!

When working in a crowded space like a city or other suburban areas, conventional excavators can be too intrusive in these sensitive and tight environments. Our VM500 Vacuum Excavator is the answer. Vacuum excavators are the safest excavation method known to locate and expose underground utilities without damaging pipes or gas lines. By using our VM500 Vacuum Excavator, you’ll be able to physically see the utilities before trenching, drilling or continuing other excavation work.


Eye Protection is required


Hearing Protection is required


Head Protection is required


Hand Protection is required


Body Protection is required


Suitable Protective Mask is required


Transportable Trailer

(Ensure suitable towing capacity)


Transport Truck

(Ensure suitable Loading capacity)


Will tow behind your car on Transport Trailer 

(Ensure suitable towing capacity)


  • Specifications


  • Trailer Mounted Unit
  • 7m Suction Hose


  • Extended Hoses
  • 10m Suction Hose
  • 20m Suction Hose

Where can you use this Suction Excavator?

This vacuum excavator is the perfect choice for a project where work needs to be minimal. Some services that our VM500 Vacuum Excavator can assist with is cleaning Telstra pits, underground service locating, cleaning up construction sites, installing fence posts, live gas pipe maintenance, live sewer pipe maintenance, installing NBN optical fibre through asbestos pipes and much more. Contact us today how you can hire our unit trailer mounted VM500 Vacuum Excavator for your next construction project.

    Vacuum Excavator Features

    The VM500 Vacuum Excavator includes features such as heap filters, a high-pressure water system and trailer 2T. It also contains a 500 litre spoils tank, 26 horsepower Kohler diesel engine and 550 cfm blower. Here at SSE Plant Hire, our number one priority is safety, that’s why we also ensure that our VM500 Vacuum Excavator comes with fitted safety switches and service records, so you can have peace of mind knowing that everyone on your work site will be safe.

      Transport Requirements

      Please be aware that the minimum towing capacity required to transport the VM500 Vacuum Excavator on plant trailer is 2-tonnes with a 50mm tow ball and a small round 7 or 7 flat adapter plug.

      Delivery of the SSE machinery to site on time is of the utmost importance to SSE Plant Hire.

      SSE Plant Hire are able to offer very competitively priced metropolitan transportation costs at the time of booking equipment when the site locations has been provided.

      All transport is quoted on an hourly rate with a minimum 2 hour charge to include loading/off-loading/handover of equipment and transport.

      Our charges for delivery and pick-up vary depending on the transport requirements of the item hired, the distance to site from our yard and the time of delivery.

      Any delivery amount quoted is ‘one-way’ and for one load only.

      Any delay on site due to machine not being transport worthy will be charged accordingly.

      If multiple vehicles are required our office will contact you prior to confirm so there are no hidden or unexpected costs to you.

      We do have a minimum hire period of 1 day on deliveries, four hours isn't quite long enough for the driver to reasonably turn around and get back out to you.

      Our deliveries are normally made during trading hours, Monday 7am till Friday 5pm. However, if you need a delivery outside of these times please let us know at the time of your booking.

      Please make sure there is a safe area for our driver to unload, demonstrate the equipment and complete the paperwork.

      Generally, we aim to deliver within a 2-hour window based on the expected start time requested.

      For all Dry hires, and Wet hires where Hirer is responsible for transport, Hirer is to ensure the machine is cleaned prior to loading when off hiring or moving machinery in accordance with Road Safety. Loose materials can strike other traffic and hirer will be held liable if machine is loaded with loose material still on frame/tracks etc. SSE recommends that customers organising their own transportation of equipment must ensure all SSE machinery & equipment is comprehensively insured for the duration of transport in the event of an accident.

      Special Deliveries - These may include: After-hours deliveries, Deliveries on a Saturday/Sunday, Delivery outside our standard delivery distance (25kms for metro, 50kms for regional), Special/large equipment delivery. If you are unsure, please contact the office on 9417 2553 or 0425 562 622.

      Contact Us

      Get in contact with us today to inquire about how to hire the VM500 Vacuum Excavator for your underground live gas or sewer pipe maintenance or service locating project. This machine is available for wet and dry hire in Bunbury, Busselton, Capel, Albany, Port Headland, Karratha, Bremer Bay and many more locations. Give us a call today!

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