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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 crucial for nearly every building project. When constructing a domestic or commercial structure, installing underground pipelines, or taking on roadway construction jobs, you need to excavate the ground and also remove the soil, 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 type of excavation that you embark on will rely on the kind of building. Sometimes, you require to dig deep as well as move huge amounts of dirt and also rocks, in various other circumstances, like when digging a trench, the excavation task is only a little job.

    The very same can be stated when working on your landscape design, specifically if you are dealing with flat terrain. The machines you need to relocate, as well as the deepness of the excavation will assist you in establishing the kind of excavation required. In many cases, excavation is classified based on the kind of material being removed from the earth. We provide excavator hire Mitchell in the entire city area and South-west.


    This type of excavation involves the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface. This layer includes soil, plants, as well as various other debris. This type of excavation can be finished either utilizing a mini excavator which is typically used for smaller sized tasks or tight access sites. If the ground is too hard then our 8-ton excavator or 21-ton Excavator will defiantly do the job. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches as well as lay pipelines, it simply depends on the dimension and weight of the pipes.

    Stripping excavation Mitchell

    This type 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 moves it to another area with the option of it being used as backfilling. When all the work has been completed, the land might also be graded.


    This is done by expert excavation contractors Mitchell 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 puncture the rock as attempting to do this will wreck the excavator. Instead, we use 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 difficulty during construction. Instead of permitting the dirt and water to restrain construction, it is normally best to remove it and spread it to completely dry. Alternatively, this material is transferred to another area.

    Earth Excavation Mitchell

    This is the main kind of excavation done before the construction of structures, bridges, as well as drainage channels. Earth excavation includes the removal of topsoil and also the rock layer below.

    Excavator hire Mitchell based upon a clear Purpose

    What sort of excavation you require determines the sort of excavator that is most appropriate for the work. As an example, excavating a dam or packing very large trees would need our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is extremely versatile, as it has a hammer, auger as well as ripper accessories, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any type of holes that are needed our auger can assist. Our auger attachments are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through tough ground, the ripper attachment will certainly rip through practically any type of ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is excellent for making it through limited access gate fences as well as through garages and carports.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be quite complicated because it is based on the design of the structure, as well as how deep the excavation contractor expects the construction to go. This kind of excavation involves making use of one of the most powerful excavators on the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction require excavation, usually of the topsoil, prior to any type of grading or scraping is done. Occasionally the physical properties of the fill material might not be suitable so the excavator may be required to relocate the material to vehicles which will transport it elsewhere.

    Aspects for Excavator hire Mitchell

    Aspects that influence the kind of excavator that is suitable for your job are:
    • Objective of excavation
    • Kind of ground
    • The dimension of the construction site
    • Timeframe.
    • Construction budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Mitchell, Dobson Excavations is the business you are looking 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.