About Us

Hurricane Hydrovac provides a variety of services within Windsor Ontario. With over 10 trucks in our fleet, we’re always ready for any size job, 24 hours a day.

Our Team

Hurricane Hydrovac is comprised of team members with backgrounds in all facets of construction. Our Windsor based team bring forward many years of experience, knowledge and diverse skill sets, which allows our company to provide the best services to our clients.

Shawn O'Keefe Hurricane Hydrovac

Shawn O'Keefe


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Justin Hayes

Project Manager

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Max De Angelis


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Don Kennedy

General Manager

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Tom Gibbons


Our Services

We provide 24 Hour emergency service for all applications.
If you need a hydrovac truck now, please call 519-726-6388.

Hydro Excavation

Providing non-mechanical, non-destructive excavation that uses pressurized water and industrial strength vacuum to simultaneously excavate and evacuate soil.

Backfilling and Restoration

After excavation, we process the dirt to be used as backfill. Hurricane Hydrovac provides backfill for all applications.

Liquid Waste Removal

Hurricane Hydrovac also provides septic tank cleaning and liquid waste disposal.

Sewer Flushing

Sewer Flushing

Cleaning clogged or slow sewage lines. A blast of water at high pressure is sent into the lines that will remove blockages and build up.

Camera Inspection

Hurricane Hydrovac provides camera inspections for sewers, etc.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is hydro excavation?

    A process that uses pressurized water in concert with a vacuum to dig a hole.

  •  What are some of the uses of hydro excavation?

    Daylighting of utilities to confirm location for other excavation works.  Installation of utility poles, signs or anything that must be located in the area of other underground infrastructure.  Digging in remote areas where machine access is impossible.  Digging in areas of where sensitive underground plant is located to eliminate the possibility of machine damage.  Virtually anything that needs to be excavated.

  • What do you do when the truck is full?

    We bring the spoils of the excavation to our own dumping facility where we process and dry the material to be used as inert fill.

Our History

car-wash-105xHurricane Hydrovac was formed by the merging of two companies:  Michael O’Keefe Limited: a trucking and excavating company, and Heaton Sanitation Limited: a hydrovac and liquid waste company.  Both businesses have operated in the Windsor ON area for over 45 years.  The combined enterprise now operates a fleet of over 20 trucks.  Our vision is to grow, expand and continue to provide unparalleled service to our many valued customers.

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