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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 single building task. When constructing a domestic or industrial structure, installing below ground pipelines, or taking on roadway construction projects, you require to excavate the ground and also get rid of the dirt, rocks and various other debris that might affect the structural integrity of the foundation.

    We offer Excavator hire throughout the entire Perth metro area and South west, such as (but not limited to): Perth, Jarrahdale, Roleystone, Karragullen, Kalamunda, Bickley, Serpentine, Mundijong, Whitby, Hopeland, Keysbrook, Dandalup, Myara, Karrakup, Cardup, Byford, Oldbury, Wellard, Baldivis, Keralup, Rockingham, Port Kennedy, Secret Harbour, Golden Bay, Waikiki, Warnbro, Calista, Orelia, Oakford, Darling Downs, Armadale, Bunbury, Mandurah, Pinjarra, Harvey, Wandering, Collie, Boddington, Crossman, Brookton, Beverley, Dwellingup

    We also offer various other services, such as: mini excavator and digger, driveway construction, digger hire, trench digger, soakwell installation, site works, septic tank installation, land clearing, pool excavation, leach drains, bobcat slasher, excavator hire, bobcat hire, 6 wheeler tipper hire, earthworks and earthmoving contractors

    The sort of excavation that you embark on will depend on the sort of building. In many cases, you require to dig deep and also move huge amounts of dirt and also rocks, in various other instances, like when digging a trench, the excavation job is only a small job.

    The same can be said when dealing with your landscape design, specifically if you are dealing with level surface. The material you require to move, and also the deepness of the excavation will lead you in determining the sort of excavation needed. In many cases, excavation is classified based upon the sort of material being removed from the earth. We offer excavator hire Darling Downs in the whole metro area and also South-west.


    This sort of excavation includes the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface area. This layer consists of dirt, vegetation, and also various other debris. This sort of excavation can be finished either making use of a mini excavator which is generally used for smaller sized projects or limited 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 pipelines, it simply depends upon the dimension and also weight of the pipelines.

    Stripping excavation Darling Downs

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


    This is done by specialist excavation contractors Darling Downs like Dobson Excavations. It requires the combination of a rock hammer attachment, for the excavator. This is due to the fact that the excavator alone might not have the power to cut through the rock as attempting to do this will ruin the excavator. Instead, we use the rock hammer attachment which will break the rocks into smaller pieces.


    This sort of excavation gets its name from the sort of material being removed. It is a mix of dirt and also water, which is a difficulty during construction. Rather than allowing the dirt and water to restrain construction, it is generally best to remove it and spread it to completely dry. Alternatively, this material is relocated to another area.

    Earth Excavation Darling Downs

    This is the main kind of excavation done prior to the building of structures, bridges, and also drainage channels. Earth excavation includes the removal of topsoil and also the rock layer below.

    Excavator hire Darling Downs based upon a clear Purpose

    What sort of excavation you require determines the sort of excavator that is most appropriate for the task. For instance, digging a dam or filling very large trees would require our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is very versatile, as it has a hammer, auger and also ripper accessories, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any openings that are needed our auger can help. Our auger accessories are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through hard ground, the ripper attachment will certainly rip through almost any ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is outstanding for making it through limited access gate fences and also through garages and carports.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be quite complex because it is based on the design of the structure, and also just how deep the excavation professional expects the building to go. This sort of excavation entails using one of the most powerful excavators on the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction require excavation, generally of the topsoil, prior to any grading or scraping is done. Sometimes the physical properties of the fill material might not be suitable so the excavator may be required to move the material to trucks that will transport it somewhere else.

    Factors for Excavator hire Darling Downs

    Factors that influence the sort of excavator that appropriate for your task are:
    • Purpose of excavation
    • Kind of ground
    • The dimension of the building site
    • Timeframe.
    • Building budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Darling Downs, Dobson Excavations is the business you are looking for. We can advise you the equipment you will require for your task. So contact us today at 0414 755 306 or dobson_excavations@live.com.