What more means for our customers
While we strive to leave every site and experience better than how we found it, it’s our customers who ultimately decide whether we’ve exceeded their expectations.
Conveniently located in central GTA, we are pleased to announce new locations to serve our customers in the Hamilton and Barrie areas.
“Prior to my recent retirement, I worked as a Supervisor and Contract Administrator for City of Toronto Water. I worked closely with Ontario Excavac for a number of years in their capacity as a contractor to the city. I found them a great pleasure to work with because:
- They did what they said they would do
- Work was performed well, with attention to detail and done properly
- Work was completed on schedule
- They handled emergencies in timely fashion 24/7
- Work and traffic control was performed safely
- Project management, including arranging subcontractors, was well executed
- Ontario Excavac are very good at problem solving, complex problems, etc.
In summary, Ontario Excavac was one of the top performing contractors I have worked with in my over 25 year career with the city.”
“My last position at Enbridge was Operations Manager for Mississauga, Brampton, Barrie and all surrounding areas where we used Ontario Excavac exclusively. Listed below are the highlights: 1. Excellent service, Ontario Excavac responded to all Enbridge requests 24/7 including all emergencies and continues to do so 2. Continuous Leadership in safety and environmental areas, far ahead of other Hydro-vac companies in this regard 3. Values of Management instilled in Field staff always made for a great working relationship with all levels at Enbridge 4. The Field staff understood and followed all Ministry of Labour and Enbridge Policies and Procedures 5. Zero damages on tens of thousands of excavations a year 6. Ontario Excavac currently recycles all slurry for re-use.”
Advancing Best Practices in Hydro Excavation
As a leading provider of hydro excavation services, we have a responsibility to our customers, our industry and our community to continue to innovate all aspects of hydro excavation while never compromising on safety and always respecting the environment in which we live and work.
“Today, all businesses need to think about their impact on the environment but also take action to reduce it. Ontario Excavac continually impresses us with their focus on innovations that lead to industry best practices. Their onsite soil processing and recycling facility is just one more example of Ontario Excavac’s commitment to excellence.”
No job is too big or too small when it comes to applying LEAN thinking. We standardize safe work procedures to make projects flow cost-effectively. Standard work sets the foundation for continuous improvement. We strive to eliminate the causes of wasteful activity to save our customers time and money.
“Ontario Excavac helped us complete a difficult water box repair. The OE crew were not only responsive during an after-hours emergency, they were extremely knowledgeable, solution-oriented, fast, and easy to work with. Thank you!”
“Ontario Excavac worked with us on two complex projects that required fast-paced coordination and communication with several departments in our organization. The OE team maintained a professional attitude and was always available to discuss options and potential solutions. I was impressed with their ability to quickly adapt to unique work environments and exceptional problem-solving while maintaining clear communication throughout the process. I am thrilled with the results.”
We are active members of:
- Hydrovac Alliance of Ontario (HVAO) (Founding member)
- Infrastructure Health & Safety Association (IHSA)
- Ontario Region Common Ground Alliance (ORCGA) (Silver level member)
- Utility Contractors’ Association (UCA)
- Greater Toronto Sewer and Watermain Contractors’ Association (GTSWCA)
“We consider Ontario Excavac to be an outstanding company that provides exceptional service to us in the safety-sensitive industry in which we operate. Ontario Excavac’s office and field staff are hard-working, safety conscious, well-trained, top-performing customer service professionals.”
Ontario Excavac is an active member of the Vaughan community where its corporate head office is located.
OE strives to positively impact the lives of people every day and is a major supporter of the Mackenzie Health Foundation, SickKids Foundation, St. Joseph’s Health Centre Foundation and Canada’s Great Kitchen Party.
OE is a VIP sponsor of the Enbridge United Way Golf Tournament and continues to be a major sponsor and supporter of the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer.
In 2020, Ontario Excavac and its employees supported the Daily Bread Food Bank with a donation of $4,200.00.