The Company

The VAC Group provides solutions to protect the integrity of underground assets, by supplying underground asset location, mapping and safe, non-destructive excavation services.

Our clients include ‘Blue Chip’ private companies as well as Federal, State and Local government organisations, undertaking predominantly major infrastructure projects, civil and building works.

Uniquely, we can offer a ‘One Stop Solution’ with an array of technologies and products designed to assess and mitigate underground utility related risks associated with the design and construction of civil and infrastructure works.  These ‘One Stop Solution’ services include, but are not limited to;

  • initial consultation
  • obtaining relevant DBYD plans
  • electronic location/2D GPR
  • high resolution 3-D imagery
  • surface removal of asphalt/concrete and surface removal
  • backfill and surface reinstatement/PVC marker installation
  • non-destructive excavation/trenching/potholing/footing excavation
  • confined space entry/equipment
  • assistance in pipe laying/ pit and pipe installation
  • high velocity pipe jetting
  • general vacuum removal/ pump out and high pressure cleaning
  • survey/ CAD mapping
  • fixed contract rates and quotations

Who We Are

Our Purpose

To provide clients with solutions that will protect the integrity of underground assets

Our Vision

To be Australia's leading provider of underground asset location, mapping and safe (non-destructive) excavation services.

Our Values

  • Safety first

  • Protection of the environment

  • Mutual respect and integrity

  • A sense of urgency

  • Innovation, quality and continuous improvement

  • Honest communication

  • A flexible attitude towards change

  • Diligence in responsibility and accountability

  • A balance between work and personal life

  • A healthy sense of humour and having fun

Our people are the key to our success and our most important and valued asset. The great attitude of our staff is our competitive edge, which ensures our clients consistently enjoy a fantastic VAC Group experience, time after time.

We regularly receive glowing recommendations from clients, who take the time to let us know about our vacuum excavation and utility location operators who have gone the 'extra mile' to ensure underground utility conflicts were successfully managed on their projects.

We also take the time to proactively approach clients, learn about their experiences and gain insight to further enhance both our procedures and onsite performance.

A great indicator of our company culture and team satisfaction is the number of mates and acquaintances that continue to join us following recommendation from our satisfied staff. Since 'like attracts like,' we have greatly benefitted from building on our positive team attitude, by employing people who have the same 'can do' approach as we do.

As the industry leader, the VAC Group has Management System certification to Health and safety AS/NZS 4801: 2001, Environment ISO 14001: 2004 and Quality ISO 9001: 2008 via SAI Global.

Our Industrial Instruments comply with the National Code of Practice for the Construction Industry.

For further information on our services please don’t hesitate to contact us.