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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 essential for nearly every building task. When constructing a residential or industrial structure, installing underground pipes, or carrying out road construction projects, you need to excavate the ground as well as remove the soil, rocks and various other debris that might impact the structural stability of the structure.

    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 kind of excavation that you embark on will rely on the kind of building. Sometimes, you need to dig deep and relocate large quantities of soil and also rocks, in other instances, like when digging a trench, the excavation task is only a little job.

    The exact same can be stated when dealing with your landscaping, particularly if you are working on flat surface. The equipment you require to relocate, and the deepness of the excavation will direct you in determining the sort of excavation needed. In many cases, excavation is classified based on the kind of material being removed from the earth. We provide excavator hire Blackmore in the entire city area and South-west.


    This type of excavation includes the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface. This layer includes soil, vegetation, as well as other debris. This sort of excavation can be completed either making use of a mini excavator which is normally utilized for smaller sized projects or tight access sites. If the ground is too compact 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 pipes, it simply depends on the dimension and also weight of the pipes.

    Stripping excavation Blackmore

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


    This is done by specialist excavation contractors Blackmore like Dobson Excavations. It calls for the combination of a rock hammer attachment, for the excavator. This is because the excavator alone might not have the power to cut through the rock as trying to do this will wreck the excavator. Instead, we utilise the rock hammer attachment which will break the rocks into smaller pieces.


    This kind of excavation gets its name from the type of material being removed. It is a combination of soil and water, which is a challenge throughout construction. As opposed to permitting the dirt and water to restrain construction, it is normally best to remove it and spread it to dry. Alternatively, this material is moved to another area.

    Earth Excavation Blackmore

    This is the primary type of excavation done prior to the building and construction of structures, bridges, and drainage channels. Earth excavation includes the removal of topsoil and the rock layer below.

    Excavator hire Blackmore based upon a clear Purpose

    What kind of excavation you need determines the type of excavator that is most appropriate for the task. As an example, digging a dam or packing large trees would require our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is really versatile, as it has a hammer, auger as well as ripper accessories, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any kind of holes that are needed our auger can help. Our auger add-ons are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through hard ground, the ripper add-on will tear through practically any type of ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is exceptional for making it through limited access gate fences and also through carports and garages.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be quite complicated due to the fact that it is based on the design of the structure, and just how deep the excavation service provider expects the construction to go. This type of excavation involves one of the most effective excavators in the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction require excavation, usually of the topsoil, prior to any kind of grading or scraping is done. Occasionally the physical properties of the fill material may not be suitable so the excavator may be needed to move the material to vehicles that will transfer it elsewhere.

    Factors for Excavator hire Blackmore

    Factors that influence the kind of excavator that is suitable for your task are:
    • Objective of excavation
    • Type of ground
    • The dimension of the building and construction site
    • Timeframe.
    • Building and construction budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Blackmore, Dobson Excavations is the company you are looking for. We can advise you the equipment you will need for your job. So contact us today at 0414 755 306 or dobson_excavations@live.com.