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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Oct. 3, 2017) – Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in vacuum excavators and sewer and catch basin cleaners, has unveiled the successor to the legendary Vactor HXX® vacuum excavator at the 2017 International Construction & Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) Show October 3-5, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. read more...
STREATOR, ILL. (April 18, 2017) – Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in vacuum excavators, industrial vacuum loaders and sewer and catch basin cleaners, has introduced an air-only version of the Vactor HXX Paradigm® vacuum excavator. read more...
STREATOR, ILL. (March 28, 2017) – Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in vacuum excavators, industrial vacuum loaders and sewer and catch basin cleaners, has introduced an extreme terrain configuration of the Vactor HXX Paradigm® vacuum excavator that features a Mattracks 400 series rubber track conversion system for pipeline, utility and construction applications. read more...

STREATOR, ILL. (Jan. 26, 2017) – Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in vacuum excavators, industrial vacuum loaders and sewer and catch basin cleaners, has introduced a wireless emergency shut-off wrist strap as an added safety feature for all new Vactor HXX vacuum excavators manufactured after January 2017, including the full- and mid-sized HXX HydroExcavator®, HXX Prodigy®  and HXX Paradigm® trucks.

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Vactor Updates RamJet® 850 Series Truck Jetter
Thursday, February 2, 2017 by Vactor
STREATOR, ILL. (Jan. 10, 2017) – Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in sewer and catch basin cleaners, industrial vacuum loaders and vacuum excavators, has introduced updates to the popular Vactor RamJet® 850 Series truck jetter used by sewer cleaning professionals for more than 40 years in sewer blockage and  preventive line maintenance applications.  read more...
Feature Article in Cleaner - Vac Trucks Get It Done
Friday, November 11, 2016 by Vactor

Cleaner.com features Vactor combnation vac trucks.
http://www.cleaner.com/editorial/2016/11/vac_trucks_get_it_done

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Vactor Manufacturing, the leader in vacuum excavators, sewer and catch basin cleaners and industrial vacuum loaders, today appointed Jack Doheny Companies, headquartered in Northville, Mich., as an authorized dealer of Vactor sewer cleaners and vacuum excavators  in Louisiana, serving the municipal and construction market segments. read more...
The Vactor HXX ParaDIGm®, a compact vacuum excavator, has been named a winner at the 15th annual Chicago Innovation Awards.  The Chicago Innovation Awards recognize the most innovative new products or services brought to market or public service in the Chicago area each year. 
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Public Works Features Vactor Water Recycling System
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 by Vactor

Public Works feature: Vactor Manufacturing, introduced an exclusive water recycling system available as an option for the Vactor 2100 Plus combination sewer cleaner.

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STREATOR, ILL. (Oct. 5, 2016) – Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in sewer and catch basin cleaners, industrial vacuum loaders and vacuum excavators, introduced an exclusive water recycling system available as an option for the Vactor 2100 Plus combination sewer cleaner read more...

Federal Signal Corporation, parent company to Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in vacuum excavators, sewer and catch basin cleaners and industrial vacuum loaders, is a Top 100 Finalist for the 2016 Chicago Innovation Awards, out of a pool of 643 blue-chip corporations, startups and other businesses.

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Federal Signal Corporation’s (NYSE: FSS) Environmental Solutions Group today announced the completion of the expansion of the FS Solutions service center in the Birmingham suburb of Leeds, Ala., through the acquisition of available property directly across the street from the current location. read more...
It is with great pleasure that I announce the promotion of Jim Holliday to the position of Director - FS Depot and Technical Publications effective July 1st, 2016. read more...

Through Sales and Support of Trailer- and Skid-mounted Jetters

Jetters to be marketed under Vactor name

 

STREATOR, Ill. (Feb. 2, 2016) – Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in sewer and catch basin cleaners, industrial vacuum loaders and vacuum excavators featuring innovative technology and custom configurable designs, today announced it has entered into a marketing agreement with US Jetting, LLC, to market and distribute trailer- and skid-mounted jetters under the Vactor name to municipal and industrial customers in North America. read more...
Vactor Joins AEM Vacuum Excavator Leadership Group
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by Vactor
STREATOR, ILL. (Nov. 10, 2015) — Vactor Manufacturing, the leading provider of vacuum excavators for utility, oil and gas, telecommunication and industrial water system applications, has announced its participation in the Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ (AEM) Vacuum Excavator Leadership Group. The group was formed to develop essential marketing, technical and safety resources that will help the vacuum excavator industry segment continue to grow. read more...
STREATOR, ILL. (March 31, 2015) — Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in vacuum excavators, sewer and catch basin cleaners and industrial vacuum loaders featuring innovative technology and custom configurable designs, today introduced the Peterbilt 567 Class 8 truck model chassis options for the company’s HXX HydroExcavator®. Featuring a rugged design, spacious interior and enhanced visibility, the new chassis option is ideal for rough environments.

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STREATOR, ILL. (Sept. 25, 2014) — Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in vacuum excavators, sewer and catch basin cleaners and industrial vacuum loaders featuring innovative technology and custom configurable designs, today introduced the Cat CT660 and Kenworth T880 Class 8 truck model chassis options for the company’s HXX HydroExcavator®. read more...