Although trenching and excavating both refer to excavation services that involve removing earth from the ground to create wide-open holes, there is a difference between the two.
It is important to understand the difference so that you will not suffer any miscommunication between your company and the earthmoving contractors that you will be working with. The consequences may be irreversible, but even if they can be remedied, they would be costly. Having a good understanding of the terms and how these services work will help you ensure that your project moves along smoothly.
In this article, we will cover the differences between trenching and excavating, and we will also review safety protocols involved in projects like these.