Excavation and Removal


Clean Harbors routinely and expertly handles Excavation and Removal as the primary remedy for soil remediation projects, new construction, and expansion and real estate transactions.

As a single-source provider, one call anywhere in the continental U.S. and Canada will give you access to a Clean Harbors team that handles all aspects of the excavation and removal of tanks, including panning/sequencing, obtaining permits, waste management and health and safety.

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The Clean Harbors Difference

As excavation and removal experts, Clean Harbors goes beyond expectations to provide:

  • Excavation protection systems to ensure crew safety
  • On-site remediation for cost savings
  • Consolidation, containment and capping of waste on-site
  • Vacuum excavation options when traditional removal techniques aren’t feasible
  • Installation of groundwater collection systems (interceptor trenches)
  • UST compliance programs involving removal of leaking or out-of-compliance systems, point source removal, and in situ remediation applications
  • Excavation of buried drums and cylinders