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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 almost every construction project. When constructing a residential or industrial structure, installing underground pipes, or taking on roadway construction jobs, you need to excavate the ground as well as eliminate the dirt, rocks and various other debris that might impact the structural integrity 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 sort of excavation that you undertake will rely on the sort of building and construction. In many cases, you need to dig deep and also relocate large quantities of soil and also rocks, in other instances, like when digging a trench, the excavation job is only a small job.

    The exact same can be stated when dealing with your landscaping, specifically if you are working on flat terrain. The equipment you require to move, and also the depth of the excavation will assist you in identifying the sort of excavation required. In many cases, excavation is classified based on the type of material being removed from the earth. We offer excavator hire Coconut Grove in the whole metro area and South-west.


    This kind of excavation involves the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface. This layer includes soil, plants, and other debris. This kind of excavation can be finished 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 defiantly do the job. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches and also lay pipes, it just depends on the size and also weight of the pipes.

    Stripping excavation Coconut Grove

    This sort of excavation is also described as cut and fill. This excavation is common when working on a big location where an excavator removes layers of soil, sand, rocks, and also other debris, and moves it to another area with the option of it being utilised as backfilling. When all the work has been completed, the land might also be graded.


    This is done by specialist excavation contractors Coconut Grove 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 cut through the rock as trying to do this will wreck the excavator. Rather, we utilise the rock hammer accessory which will break the rocks into smaller pieces.


    This kind of excavation gets its name from the kind of material being removed. It is a combination of soil as well as water, which is a difficulty throughout construction. As opposed to allowing the dirt and water to impede construction, it is normally best to remove it and spread it to dry. Conversely, this material is moved to another location.

    Earth Excavation Coconut Grove

    This is the main kind of excavation done prior to the construction of structures, bridges, as well as drainage channels. Earth excavation entails disposing topsoil and also the rock layer below.

    Excavator hire Coconut Grove based on a clear Objective

    What kind of excavation you need determines the sort of excavator that is most appropriate for the project. As an example, excavating a dam or packing huge trees would need our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is really versatile, as it has a hammer, auger and also ripper attachments, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any type of holes that are needed our auger can help. Our auger accessories are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through tough ground, the ripper accessory will rip through almost any ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is outstanding for getting through tight access gate fences and 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 building, as well as just how deep the excavation professional expects the building to go. This sort of excavation involves using one of the most powerful excavators in the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction call for excavation, usually of the topsoil, prior to any grading or scraping is done. In some cases the physical properties of the fill material might not be suitable so the excavator may be required to move the material to trucks which will move it somewhere else.

    Factors for Excavator hire Coconut Grove

    Factors that affect the type of excavator that is suitable for your task are:
    • Purpose of excavation
    • Type of ground
    • The size of the building and construction site
    • Timeframe.
    • Building and construction budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Coconut Grove, Dobson Excavations is the business you are searching 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.