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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.

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    Excavation is crucial for nearly every building and construction job. When constructing a residential or industrial building, installing below ground pipelines, or undertaking roadway construction projects, you need to excavate the ground and also eliminate the soil, rocks as well as 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 kind of excavation that you embark on will depend upon the kind of building and construction. In some cases, you require to dig deep and also move large quantities of dirt and rocks, in various other circumstances, like when digging a trench, the excavation task is only a small task.

    The very same can be stated when working on your landscape design, particularly if you are working on level surface. The machines you need to relocate, and the depth of the excavation will direct you in establishing the sort of excavation required. In many cases, excavation is classified based on the sort of material being removed from the earth. We offer excavator hire Freds Pass in the whole city location as well as South-west.


    This kind of excavation entails the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface. This layer consists of dirt, plants, as well as other debris. This sort of excavation can be completed either using a mini excavator which is normally 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 defiantly finish the job. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches and lay pipelines, it just depends upon the size as well as weight of the pipelines.

    Stripping excavation Freds Pass

    This type of excavation is also described as cut and fill. This excavation is common when working on a large area where an excavator removes layers of soil, sand, rocks, and also various other debris, and moves it to another area 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 professional excavation contractors Freds Pass 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 use the rock hammer accessory 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 soil and also water, which is a difficulty during construction. As opposed to enabling the soil and water to impede construction, it is generally best to remove it and spread it to dry. Conversely, this material is transferred to another area.

    Earth Excavation Freds Pass

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

    Excavator hire Freds Pass based upon a clear Purpose

    What kind of excavation you require determines the kind of excavator that is most appropriate for the work. For example, excavating a dam or loading huge trees would certainly need our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is really versatile, as it has a hammer, auger and ripper attachments, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any openings that are required our auger can aid. Our auger add-ons are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through tough ground, the ripper add-on will rip through nearly any type of ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is superb for getting through tight access gate fences and through garages and carports.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be rather complex since it is based on the design of the building, as well as how deep the excavation service provider expects the building to go. This kind of excavation involves using one of the most effective excavators in the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction call for excavation, generally of the topsoil, prior to any type of grading or scraping is done. Occasionally the physical properties of the fill material may not be optimal so the excavator may be required to move the material to vehicles that will transfer it somewhere else.

    Aspects for Excavator hire Freds Pass

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