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Vacuum Excavation - Dover-Foxcroft

Vacuum Excavation - Dover-Foxcroft

Tuesday, May 16, 2023
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)

Event Details

Class Description:

A training to discuss the many practical applications of vacuum excavation as compared to excavation with heavy machinery. Applications such as exposing gate boxes, service lines, lead service line inventory, dewatering, sump and pit cleaning, trenching, grease trap cleaning, and many other uses in the water and wastewater industry.

Class Fee: $90 Members | $120 Non-Members

State Agency Approval:
Maine BLWSO: 3.0 TCHs for Water Operators
Maine DEP: 3.0 TCHs for Wastewater Operators


Chris Cossette – Superintendent, Wiscasset Water District

A well-recognized water industry leader with over eighteen years’ experience directing a mid-sized water utility, leading a team of professionals and a Board of Trustees to increase operational, managerial and financial capacity while ensuring regulatory compliance.  Skilled at developing, communicating and implementing solutions to resolve issues and drive continuous improvement in a collaborative effort with State, local agencies, contractors and other utilities.  Worked diligently with local utilities to establish the Five Rivers Regional Water Council for the purpose of regional water planning, resource protection and to address mutual infrastructure needs and response. Demonstrated dedication to industry as Apprentice Coordinator for Nationally recognized Water Operations Specialist Program.


This session will be held at MRWA's office in Richmond, ME.
Please arrive 15 minutes early so we can take attendance. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

For questions about registration, please contact our Marketing Manager, Amanda Brill, via (207) 737-4092 ex. 423 or

For questions about session details, please contact our Education Director, Andrew Snowman, via (207) 530-6073 or

CANCELLATION POLICY: Individuals registered for one of MRWA’s training classes or seminars will be charged the class fee if we have not received notice of cancellation at least five (5) business days prior to the class. Anyone contacting MRWA to cancel enrollment in a class will receive a cancellation number. In the event of an emergency, which would prevent attendance, please contact us at 207-737-4092 as soon as possible.