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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 important for nearly every single construction task. When constructing a residential or commercial structure, installing below ground pipelines, or undertaking road construction projects, you need to excavate the ground and also get rid of the soil, rocks and other debris that might impact the structural stability 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 embark on will depend upon the kind of construction. Sometimes, you require to dig deep and relocate large amounts of soil and also rocks, in various other instances, like when excavating a trench, the excavation job is only a little task.

    The exact same can be said when dealing with your landscape design, especially if you are working on level terrain. The material you need to relocate, as well as the deepness of the excavation will guide you in establishing the sort of excavation required. In many cases, excavation is classified based upon the sort of material being removed from the earth. We offer excavator hire Stapleton in the entire metro area as well as South-west.


    This kind of excavation includes the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface area. This layer consists of soil, vegetation, and also various other debris. This type of excavation can be finished either using a mini excavator which is usually made use of for smaller sized tasks or limited access sites. If the ground is too tough then our 8-ton excavator or 21-ton Excavator will defiantly get the job done. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches and lay pipelines, it simply depends on the size and weight of the pipelines.

    Stripping excavation Stapleton

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


    This is done by specialist excavation contractors Stapleton like Dobson Excavations. It calls for the combination of a rock hammer attachment, for the excavator. This is because the excavator alone might not have the power to puncture the rock as trying to do this will ruin the excavator. Rather, we make use of the rock hammer add-on 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 water, which is an obstacle during construction. As opposed to allowing the soil and water to restrain construction, it is generally best to remove it and spread it to completely dry. Additionally, this material is transferred to another location.

    Earth Excavation Stapleton

    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 as well as the rock layer below.

    Excavator hire Stapleton based upon a clear Objective

    What kind of excavation you require determines the sort of excavator that is most appropriate for the work. For instance, digging a dam or packing huge trees would need our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is extremely versatile, as it has a hammer, auger and also ripper accessories, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any openings that are required our auger can help. Our auger add-ons are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through tough ground, the ripper accessory will tear through almost any kind of ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is superb for getting through tight access gate fences and also through carports and garages.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be quite complex because it is based on the design of the structure, and also exactly how deep the excavation contractor expects the construction to go. This kind of excavation involves one of the most effective excavators on the market.

    Road excavator

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

    Factors for Excavator hire Stapleton

    Variables that influence the sort of excavator that is suitable for your work are:
    • Purpose of excavation
    • Type of ground
    • The size of the building and construction site
    • Timeframe.
    • Building budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Stapleton, Dobson Excavations is the business you are looking 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.