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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 almost every construction task. When constructing a residential or industrial structure, installing underground pipelines, or carrying out roadway construction projects, you need to excavate the ground as well as get rid of the soil, rocks and various other debris that may affect 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 type of excavation that you carry out will depend upon the kind of construction. In many cases, you require to dig deep and also move huge amounts of soil and rocks, in other circumstances, like when digging a trench, the excavation job is only a small job.

    The very same can be stated when working on your landscaping, specifically if you are dealing with flat terrain. The machines you need to move, and also the deepness of the excavation will direct you in establishing the type of excavation needed. For the most part, excavation is classified based upon the kind of material being removed from the earth. We offer excavator hire Tumbling Waters in the entire metro location and South-west.


    This type of excavation includes the removal of the top layer of the earth's surface. This layer consists of soil, vegetation, as well as various other debris. This type of excavation can be completed either utilizing a mini excavator which is typically made use of for smaller projects or tight access sites. If the ground is too hard then our 8-ton excavator or 21-ton Excavator will defiantly get the job done. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches and also lay pipes, it just depends on the size and weight of the pipes.

    Stripping excavation Tumbling Waters

    This sort 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 dirt, sand, rocks, and also other debris, and moves it to another location with the possibility of it being utilised as backfilling. When all the job has been completed, the land may also be graded.


    This is done by professional excavation contractors Tumbling Waters like Dobson Excavations. It calls for the combination of a rock hammer add-on, for the excavator. This is because the excavator alone might not have the power to puncture the rock as trying to do this will wreck the excavator. Rather, we use 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 combination of dirt and water, which is a difficulty during construction. As opposed to enabling the dirt and water to restrain construction, it is usually best to remove it and spread it to dry. Additionally, this material is transferred to another area.

    Earth Excavation Tumbling Waters

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

    Excavator hire Tumbling Waters based upon a clear Purpose

    What sort of excavation you need determines the type of excavator that is most suitable for the work. For instance, excavating a dam or filling huge trees would certainly need our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is extremely versatile, as it has a hammer, auger and ripper accessories, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any openings that are needed our auger can help. Our auger add-ons are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through hard ground, the ripper accessory will certainly rip through nearly any ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is exceptional for making it through tight access gate fences and also through garages and carports.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be rather complicated because it is based on the design of the structure, and also exactly how deep the excavation professional expects the building to go. This type of excavation involves using some of the most effective excavators on the market.

    Road excavator

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

    Factors for Excavator hire Tumbling Waters

    Factors that affect the sort of excavator that appropriate for your project are:
    • Objective of excavation
    • Type of ground
    • The size of the building and construction site
    • Timeframe.
    • Construction budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Tumbling Waters, Dobson Excavations is the company 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.