Ring-O-Matic was founded as a general machining and manufacturing company, created out of the desire to solve problems faced in everyday work to make the job easier and more efficient.

Known as the pioneer of Vacuum Excavation, Ring-O-Matic now manufactures a full line of industrial Vacuum Excavation machines, Vac Only machines, and Car Wash Pit Cleaners. Our Iowa location takes advantage of the widely admired Midwest work ethic and commitment to honest values. This centralized location also allows easy access to all of North America as well as efficient routes to shipping ports for our overseas customers.

With over 60 years of reliable equipment manufacturing and proven performance, Ring-O-Matic is committed to making the best vacuum excavation equipment and pit-cleaners in the world. Ring-O-Matic provides value along with superb service to our customers while continuing to earn our reputation as the industry’s leading innovator.

Customers & Industries Ring-O-Matic Serves

Ring-O-Matic serves the Underground Construction, HDD, Water & Sewer, Municipal, and Carwash markets with trailer mounted units and custom truck mount units. With a product line known for proven performance, reliability, and ease-of-use, it’s the ultimate choice for soft dig applications and fluid management.

Our machines are ideal for:

  • Hydro Excavation. High pressure water and a powerful vacuum make short work of tough jobs.
  • Potholing. Safely dig test holes in the ground to locate buried utilities for horizontal directional drills.
  • Keyholing (also known as utility microsurgery).
  • Slot Trenching (narrow trenches for utility installation).
  • Vacuum Excavation. A powerful vacuum quickly cleans up a wide variety of spoils.
  • Catch basin, collection/sediment pit, storm drain, and valve box cleanup.
  • Drilling fluid and mud cleanup.
  • Sewer Jetter Option. Clear clogged sewer lines up to 10″ (25 cm) diameter.
  • Construction site cleanup.
  • Environmental cleanup. Everything from flooded basements to hurricane aftermath to oil spoils.