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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 vital for almost every building task. When constructing a domestic or commercial building, installing underground pipelines, or undertaking roadway construction projects, you need to excavate the ground and remove the soil, rocks and other debris that might influence 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 type of excavation that you embark on will rely on the type of building. Sometimes, you require to dig deep and also move huge quantities of soil and also rocks, in other circumstances, like when excavating a trench, the excavation job is only a little task.

    The same can be claimed when dealing with your landscape design, particularly if you are working on level surface. The material you need to move, and the depth of the excavation will assist you in determining the sort of excavation required. In many cases, excavation is classified based upon the type of material being removed from the earth. We offer excavator hire Darwin in the whole city area and also South-west.


    This type of excavation entails the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface area. This layer includes soil, vegetation, and also other debris. This kind of excavation can be completed either making use of a mini excavator which is generally made use of for smaller sized jobs or tight access sites. When the ground is too compact then our 8-ton excavator or 21-ton Excavator will defiantly get the job done. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches as well as lay pipes, it simply depends upon the dimension and also weight of the pipelines.

    Stripping excavation Darwin

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


    This is done by specialist excavation contractors Darwin 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 may not have the power to puncture the rock as attempting 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 mix of soil and water, which is a difficulty throughout construction. Instead of enabling the dirt and water to restrain construction, it is normally best to remove it and spread it to dry. Additionally, this material is transferred to another area.

    Earth Excavation Darwin

    This is the primary kind of excavation done before the building and construction of structures, bridges, and drainage channels. Earth excavation includes disposing topsoil and the rock layer below it.

    Excavator hire Darwin based upon a clear Purpose

    What kind of excavation you require determines the type of excavator that is most appropriate for the project. For example, digging a dam or packing huge trees would certainly require 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 openings that are needed our auger can aid. Our auger accessories are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through tough ground, the ripper attachment will certainly rip through almost any ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is excellent for getting through limited access gate fences and also through garages and carports.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be quite complicated since it is based on the design of the structure, and also how deep the excavation professional expects the building to go. This sort of excavation entails some of the most powerful excavators in the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction need excavation, usually of the topsoil, prior to any grading or scraping is done. In some cases the physical properties of the fill material may not be optimal so the excavator may be required to move the material to trucks that will move it elsewhere.

    Aspects for Excavator hire Darwin

    Variables that influence the sort of excavator that appropriate for your project are:
    • Objective of excavation
    • Sort of ground
    • The size of the construction site
    • Timeframe.
    • Construction budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Darwin, Dobson Excavations is the partner you are searching for. We can advise you the equipment you will need for your task. So get in touch with us today at 0414 755 306 or dobson_excavations@live.com.