CAPITAL INVESTMENTS | Wastewater

Vactor Truck

Vactor truck.

DESCRIPTION

PROJECT ID: S 21.0
ESTIMATED COST: $425,000
ACTUAL COST: $424,722
  • Cleans the sanitary sewer collection system
  • Set on a Western Star 4700 chassis with tandem rear axle capable of supporting 1,300-gallon fresh water tank
  • Water pump is capable of generating 3,000 pounds per square inch
  • 12-yard debris body has hydraulic door, dual-stage vacuum with 3/4-inch jet with 1,200 feet of
    hose on a 10-foot boom, and a cold weather recirculation system.
  • Truck has electronic control and monitoring system mounted on front hose reel, light bars, and corrosion-resistant aluminum wheels

WHY IT’S NEEDED

The vactor truck is used on a regular basis to maintain and clean the city’s sanitary collection system. The previous truck reached the end of its 10-year service life and will remain in service as a backup.

PROJECT STATUS:
Complete
PROJECT MILESTONES

Purchased in 2018.

LAST UPDATED: 01/31/20

City of Hermiston
180 NE 2nd Street, Hermiston, OR 97838
Phone: (541) 567-5521 | TTY/TDD @ 1-800-735-2900
Email: city@hermiston.or.us

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