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Why Us? The Top 10 Advantages of Using Vactor Vacuum Excavation Services from Stormwater Facilities

Identifying and verifying underground utilities is critical at the very beginning of the design and planning stage of a construction project. To avoid utility strikes, which are far too common during many types of construction projects, you will need to identify the exact location, type, depth and size of the utilities buried underground.  One of the safest and most efficient methods used for this is vactor vacuum excavating.

Stormwater Facilities Inc. is a locally-owned and operated excavation company offering vactor vacuum excavation services.  We are readily available to offer our expert services for your project. Why choose us over other excavation companies in Maryland? Here is a look at some of the benefits you can look forward to enjoying when you choose Stormwater Facilities for your vactor vacuum excavation project.

  1. Years of Experience and a Proven Track Record

Stormwater Facilities Inc. has been in business for well over three decades, during which we have built a reputation as experts in vacuum excavations and all other types of excavation, grading and underground utility contracting.

Our track record in vactor vacuum excavation more than speaks for itself. We bring our wealth of experience to every job and have worked on successful projects for residential, municipal, commercial and industrial clients all across Maryland.  The positive reviews and testimonials from clients we have had the privilege of working with speaks of this track record.  Because of our commitment to customer satisfaction, we always strive to meet and exceed our clients’ expectations on each project.

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  1. Industry-leading Expertise

Stormwater Facilities is a full-service contractor and vactor vacuum excavation is just one of your specialist areas of service. We have a multi-disciplinary expert team with the skills and experience to get the job done right every time.  Our staff has more than 30 years of combined industry experience to bring to every project and as a team, have worked on hundreds of vacuum excavation jobs of different scales all across Maryland.

As a company, we also invest in continual improvements of our expertise. Our teams attend workshops and industry-specific conferences for on-the-job training in order to stay up to date with the very latest in vacuum excavation. If there is a newer and better way of doing it, rest assured that Stormwater Facilities is in the know about it and will deliver on the same.

Thanks to our unmatched expertise, we have also earned ourselves several accreditations and are recognized as an industry leader among land excavation companies in Maryland.

  1. Equipped for Every Job

We have a fleet of top-quality equipment to handle projects of all sizes and scopes.  We invest in top-of-the-range vacuum excavators from leading equipment manufacturers.  We ensure that all our equipment is well maintained and inspected before dispatch to a site, which mitigates against delays due to frequent equipment breakdown.

Whether it’s a relatively small residential project or a large-scale commercial vacuum excavation job, we are equipped for all jobs. We have worked with different clients from small plumbing companies to large utility companies.  We understand which type of equipment and techniques to use for each job, informed by an evaluation of the rock formations on your site, underground utility installations, and other factors.

  1. An Understanding of State and Local Laws

At Stormwater Facilities we understand the laws governing vacuum excavation and other land excavation and grading projects in the state of Maryland. We are a licensed and registered excavation contractor. Our team will also help you with obtaining permits and any other relevant documentation needed for your project. We adhere strictly to all regulations and best practices to avoid being in violation of any state laws or local ordinances. Understanding local regulations and the approach of local inspectors are vital to the speedy completion of your project.  Working with us, you don’t have to worry about violations, or projects being unnecessarily due to non-compliance.

  1. Competitive Pricing & No Hidden Costs

We offer service rates that are commensurate with the value we add to your vacuum excavation project with our top-quality services.  Needless to say, our rates are among the most competitive in the industry. We also take pride in being a scrupulous company that will not try to inflate the final costs with hidden charges. We are an honest company that is committed to delivering the very best value because we believe that you should get what you pay for.

  1. Timely Project Delivery

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We recognize that land excavation is just a part of a bigger project. With that in mind, we are always committed to ensuring that we deliver on time to avoid delaying the whole project. This is not a problem because we have the right people and the right equipment on the job. Our expert team also evaluates and identifies potential problem areas and possible challenges that may arise in the course of the project and develop strategies to effectively and efficiently deal with each challenge and avoid delays.

We are expert problem solvers and will not allow any challenge to stand in the way of successfully completing any project. We also leverage the strong relationships we have established with other industry players such as inspectors and other contractors to make sure we achieve the timely completion of your project.

  1. A Culture of Safety

As a company, we place great importance on safety because we are fully cognizant of the inherent risks of excavation sites.  We adhere to industry-leading occupational health and safety standards and implement all these practices at every site.  We have an OHS officer on site to coordinate all safety practices and strategies.

Stormwater Facilities Inc. is also a licensed, bonded and insured company. We have comprehensive coverage that protects our clients from liability for injuries and the damage or loss of property. Don’t underestimate the importance of this for your projects.

  1. Excellent Customer Relationship Management

At Stormwater Facilities, we are invested in building lasting relationships with all our clients. You will not be working with just another contractor, but a partner that you can trust and rely on. Right from the initial consultation, through the project implementation, all the way to the completion of the vacuum excavation project, we keep the communication channels open, understanding your needs and expectations and keeping you updated on project progress.

  1. We Are Your Full-Service Utility Contractor

There are definite advantages to having a single contractor with the breadth of skills to handle multiple parts of a project. Whether it is the team’s familiarity with the project, the time and energy you save having to find contractors, the relationships that develop with inspectors, or simply finding ways to expedite the process, a versatile contractor can really pay off. Here at Stormwater Facilities, we specialize in the following core competencies:


We bring the Stormwater difference to every vacuum excavation project. From our people, our equipment, to our processes, we are committed to successfully delivering every project on time and on budget. That is the reason why we are the right excavation contractor for your project.  Call us today at 410-923-2081 to get the best vactor vacuum excavation services in Maryland.