Vacuum Excavator VM4000

Our VM4000 Vacuum Excavators feature the productive know-how that comes from nearly 20 years of supplying contractors and municipalities with durable, reliable trenchless technology equipment in a large-sized machine purpose-built for vacuum excavation.

  • Self contained skid, trailer or truck mounting
  • 83Hp Yanmar Diesel engine
  • 3” hose all round and 550 CFM blower
  • 4000L Capacity with remote hydraulic tipping
  • 550 or 1200cfm blower
  • Full opening back door for safer dumping
  • Diesel Engine
  • Powerful Roots Blower
  • Fully Enclosed Blower Pack
  • Protection from the Elements
  • Quiet blower pack for working in urban areas
  • Three Stage Filtration System
  • With Cyclone Separation
  • Washable 5 micron filter element
  • Sight glass on filter housing
  • Ease of service
  • Water pump uses electric clutch feature
  • Pump can be disengaged when water is not in use, allowing full horsepower to the vacuum system.
  • Reduces wear on water pump
  • Set at 3500psi for safe working around existing services.
  • Hydraulic cylinder tank lift
  • Able to work on cylinders with tank down
  • Remote tank lift control
  • Ease of Operation
  • Fully opening rear door

What type of work can you do with a Vacuum Excavator VM4000?

  • Cleaning Telstra pits
  • Underground service locating
  • Clean up construction sites
  • Install fence posts
  • Live gas pipe maintenance
  • Live sewer pipe maintenance
  • Installing NBN optical fibre through asbestos pipe
  • and much more

Dimensional Diagram

VM4000 Vacuum Excavator
Vacuum System
1200 CFM blower, c/w- 4” dia hose (15”Hg)
Petrol Engine
83Hp Yanmar Diesel engine
Spoil Storage Tank
4000L Capacity with remote hydraulic tipping
High Pressure Water System
3500psi @ 15 Lpm
Water Tank
2000 Litres
Dry Weight (excluding trailer)
3500 Kg
Retractable Hose Reel
15 m
Optional Extras
Hydraulic Opening Door
Hydraulic Boom
2 options, basic and full hydraulic
Double Jet Digging Wand
6.5 inch / 165 mm hole
Suction Hose Extension
10 meters in 3” or 4”