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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 nearly every building and construction task. When constructing a residential or industrial building, installing underground pipelines, or carrying out road construction projects, you need to excavate the ground and also eliminate the soil, rocks and other debris that might affect 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 kind of excavation that you take on will depend on the sort of building. In many cases, you require to dig deep and relocate large amounts of soil and also rocks, in various other instances, like when digging a trench, the excavation task is only a small job.

    The same can be said when working on your landscape design, especially if you are working on flat terrain. The equipment you need to move, as well as the depth of the excavation will direct you in determining the type of excavation needed. In most cases, excavation is classified based on the kind of material being removed from the earth. We provide excavator hire Fly Creek in the whole city location and also 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 kind of excavation can be finished either using a mini excavator which is typically utilized for smaller sized jobs or tight access sites. When the ground is too hard then our 8-ton excavator or 21-ton Excavator will certainly finish the job. Either of these Excavators can dig trenches and also lay pipelines, it just depends upon the size as well as weight of the pipes.

    Stripping excavation Fly Creek

    This kind of excavation is also described as cut and fill. This excavation is common when working on a big area where an excavator removes layers of soil, sand, rocks, as well as various other debris, and relocates it to another area with the option of it being used as backfilling. When all the job has been completed, the land may also be graded.


    This is done by specialist excavation contractors Fly Creek like Dobson Excavations. It calls for the combination of a rock hammer add-on, for the excavator. This is because the excavator alone may not have the power to cut through the rock as trying to do this will ruin the excavator. Instead, we make use of the rock hammer accessory which will break the rocks into smaller pieces.


    This type of excavation gets its name from the kind of material being removed. It is a combination of dirt and also water, which is a difficulty throughout construction. Rather than allowing the soil and water to impede construction, it is typically best to remove it and spread it to dry. Alternatively, this material is transferred to another location.

    Earth Excavation Fly Creek

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

    Excavator hire Fly Creek based on a clear Purpose

    What type of excavation you require determines the type of excavator that is most appropriate for the job. For example, digging a dam or loading very large trees would require our 21 Ton Excavator, our 8 Ton Excavator is extremely versatile, as it has a hammer, auger and ripper add-ons, so it can hammer rock/concrete etc, and for any type of holes that are required our auger can help. Our auger accessories are 200mm, 300mm, 400mm and 600mm. For ripping through hard ground, the ripper accessory will certainly tear through practically any ground. The 2 Ton Excavator is superb for making it through tight access gate fences and also through garages and carports.

    Basement excavator

    This excavation can be quite complicated because it is based on the design of the building, as well as how deep the excavation specialist expects the construction to go. This type of excavation entails using one of the most powerful excavators in the market.

    Road excavator

    All road construction call for excavation, normally of the topsoil, prior to any grading or scraping is done. In some cases the physical properties of the fill material might not be optimal so the excavator may be needed to move the material to trucks which will transfer it elsewhere.

    Factors for Excavator hire Fly Creek

    Variables that influence the kind of excavator that appropriate for your project are:
    • Objective of excavation
    • Sort of ground
    • The size of the construction site
    • Timeframe.
    • Building and construction budget.
    When it comes to excavator hire Fly Creek, Dobson Excavations is the partner you are looking for. We can advise you the equipment you will need for your task. So contact us today at 0414 755 306 or dobson_excavations@live.com.