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Excavation is important for nearly every building and construction project. When constructing a residential or commercial building, installing underground pipelines, or carrying out road construction jobs, you require to excavate the ground and also eliminate the dirt, rocks and various other debris that might affect the structural integrity of the foundation.

Dobson Excavations is an Australian Family Owned and Operated Earthmoving and Excavation Company.

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    Excavation is critical for nearly every building and construction task. When constructing a domestic or commercial building, installing below ground pipelines, or taking on roadway construction tasks, you require to excavate the ground as well as eliminate the soil, rocks and various other debris that may affect the structural integrity of the foundation.

    We service the entire Darwin metro area and regional area around it, such as (but not limited to): Darwin, Acacia Hills, Adelaide River, Batchelor, Bees Creek, Berrimah, Blackmore, Coconut Grove, Coolialinga, Darwin River, Durack, Finniss Valley, Fly Creek, Freds Pass, Girraween, Gray, Herbert, Holtze, Howard Springs, Hughes, Humpty Doo, Johnston, Knuckey Lagoon, Lambells Lagoon, Livingstone, Lloyd Creek, McMinns Lagoon, Mitchell, Noonamah, Palmerston City, Rum jungle, Shoal Bay, Southport, Stapleton, Tumbling Waters, Virginia, Wagait Beach, Weddell, Winnellie

    We also offer a wide variety of other services, such as: mini excavator and digger, driveway construction, digger hire, trench digger, site works, land clearing, pool excavation, bobcat slasher, bobcat hire, 6 wheeler tipper hire, earthworks and earthmoving contractors

    The type of excavation that you take on will depend upon the kind of building. Sometimes, you need to dig deep and relocate huge amounts of dirt and also rocks, in various other instances, like when excavating a trench, the excavation task is only a small job.

    The same can be stated when working on your landscape design, especially if you are dealing with flat surface. The machines you require to relocate, and the deepness of the excavation will direct you in determining the type of excavation required. For the most part, excavation is classified based upon the kind of material being removed from the earth. We offer excavator hire Acacia Hills in the whole metro location and also South-west.


    This kind of excavation includes the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface area. This layer includes soil, vegetation, and various other debris. This type of excavation can be completed either making use of a mini excavator which is typically utilized for smaller sized jobs or limited access sites. When the ground is too hard then our 8-ton excavator or 21-ton Excavator will certainly do the job. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches as well as lay pipelines, it simply depends on the size as well as weight of the pipes.

    Stripping excavation Acacia Hills

    This kind of excavation is also described as cut and fill. This excavation is common when dealing with a big location where an excavator removes layers of dirt, sand, rocks, as well as other debris, and moves it to another area with the possibility of it being used for backfilling. When all the work has been completed, the land might also be graded.


    This is done by professional excavation contractors Acacia Hills like Dobson Excavations. It requires the combination of a rock hammer accessory, for the excavator. This is due to the fact that the excavator alone might not have the power to puncture the rock as attempting to do this will ruin the excavator. Rather, we use the rock hammer add-on which will break the rocks into smaller pieces.


    This kind of excavation gets its name from the sort of material being removed. It is a mix of soil as well as water, which is a challenge throughout construction. As opposed to permitting the dirt and water to impede construction, it is generally best to remove it and spread it to dry. Alternatively, this material is relocated to another area.

    Earth Excavation Acacia Hills

    This is the main kind of excavation done before the building of structures, bridges, as well as drainage channels. Earth excavation includes disposing topsoil and the rock layer below.

    Excavator hire Acacia Hills based upon a clear Objective

    What kind of excavation you need determines the sort of excavator that is most suitable for the task. For example, digging a dam or loading large trees would need our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is very versatile, as it has a hammer, auger and ripper add-ons, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any type of holes that are required our auger can assist. Our auger add-ons are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through tough ground, the ripper attachment will certainly tear through just about any ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is exceptional for getting through tight access gate fences as well as through carports and garages.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be fairly complicated since it is based on the design of the building, and also just how deep the excavation service provider expects the building to go. This sort of excavation involves using some of the most powerful excavators in the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction call for excavation, generally of the topsoil, before any type of grading or scraping is done. In some cases the physical properties of the fill material might not be suitable so the excavator may be needed to relocate the material to trucks that will transfer it elsewhere.

    Factors for Excavator hire Acacia Hills

    Aspects that affect the type of excavator that appropriate for your job are:
    • Objective of excavation
    • Kind of ground
    • The size of the building site
    • Timeframe.
    • Construction budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Acacia Hills, Dobson Excavations is the company you are looking for. We can advise you the equipment you will require for your project. So contact us today at 0414 755 306 or dobson_excavations@live.com.