• Kantex Subsurface

    Why settle for ordinary excavation alternatives when you can have the industry’s best: Kantex Subsurface.

  • 2018 Certified Standard

    KANTEX is proud to announce that we are now Gold Shovel Standard certified

The Kantex Subsurface Difference.

Superior vacuum excavation services start with great people. We have the best in the business. We know that because our clients tell us again and again. Our crew members pride themselves in working smart and working hard. Our can-do Kantex attitude makes us the preferred contracting partner on job sites.

Gold Shovel Standard Since 2016
Year Founded


Since 1991, KANTEX Companies has provided professional vacuum and Hydro excavation services to a wide range of clients. Utilizing the finest vacuum excavation equipment and remote tools available, our crews have completed projects throughout the U.S. and parts of Canada. KANTEX Companies offers many vacuum excavation services and is recognized as an industry leader in cathodic protection installation, gas leak repairs, and valve maintenance. Our most basic service offered is the exposure of buried utilities for positive depth identification. This work is primarily completed on subsurface utility engineering (SUE) projects for state and municipal roadway projects.

KANTEX Companies has the experience and equipment to complete the most difficult vacuum excavation projects safely and efficiently. Our very low employee turnover rate ensures that our customers can count on the same professional services, year after year. Our fleet of vacuum excavation equipment consists of ExcaVac and VacMaster manufactured units, each capable of completing operations several hundred feet away from the units. This equipment is also available for lease.

Job safety is of the utmost importance at KANTEX Companies. In addition to documented weekly safety and training meetings, our crews are in full compliance with the DOT mandated Operator Qualification program and OSHA's Health, Safety, and Environment (HS&E) policies and standards. Pre-employment and random drug testing is also completed in compliance with DOT regulations. KANTEX Industries is a NCCER accredited sponsor and assessment center with two full-time Master Trainers on staff. Employee training, safety and training records are easily accessible through the ISNetworld database.