Siteworks Hughes


Large number of machinery that can cover any job


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Make sure your land is ready before construction begines. From removal of trees to debris to excavation.

At Dobson Excavations we have all the equipment and expertise to help you with your project. Contact us today for a quote.

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    Before construction of any kind commences, whether it is a home or commercial building, site works is an important process that needs to be carried out. Maybe that the land still has trees, tree stumps or shrubs that require to be removed, or the site needs to be excavated before your house pad, or shed pad is laid in prep work for construction. Siteworks Hughes is important, and Dobson Excavations has the equipment and competence to prepare the site for you to start construction with no hold-ups.
    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, land clearing, pool excavation, bobcat slasher, excavator hire, bobcat hire, 6 wheeler tipper hire, earthworks and earthmoving contractors

    Site Clearing and Excavations

    When you look for site clearing Hughes, we have equipment of various sizes and abilities to cater to the range of your requirements and sites of different sizes. Some sites may require basic land clearing Hughes while others may be more involving. We have 2-ton, 8-ton, and 21-ton excavators to fulfill the different difficulties we are likely to experience when preparing the land for construction.

    When you visit us with a request for siteworks Hughes, we will analyse the kind of construction and prep work required before the construction crew comes to the site. When we have settled on the siteworks Hughes prices, we will quickly start the procedure of getting the land ready since we recognise any hold-ups can prove costly for any construction task.

    Our excavators include an array of accessories which are handy for digging trenches, getting rid of tree stumps with deep roots, pool excavations, rock hammering, and hole digging. In cases where existing infrastructure are meant to be knocked down and removed, such as old buildings and pools, we have 6-wheeler tippers which we will utilise to remove the debris to a suitable area.

    Our dog hire can be made use of along with the 6-wheeler to raise the load to 22 tons over the 12 tons that the 6-wheeler carries. This will lower the number of trips to be made between the dumping site and the construction site, and eventually lower the siteworks Hughes prices. We will also transfer materials, such as sand and soil, to backfill the holes left behind.

    Our roller vibrating double drum will be utilised for compacting the ground in readiness for the heavy devices and materials needed for construction.

    Building a driveway

    Many major construction sites call for heavy machinery to take care of the excavation and construction process. These earthmoving devices substantially compact the dirt, and this affects the health of grass and gardens.

    In a bid to ease movement of vehicles and materials, particularly if the ground and soil make-up does not sustain heavy tools, Dobson Excavations will construct the driveway. We will also guarantee we supply materials to support the current soil structure, to allow for better compaction and security.

    Trench excavation for utility installations

    Many site work contractors Hughes prefer starting a task at a site that already has crucial utility cords, such as water pipes and electrical energy, installed due to the fact that it makes their work less complicated and faster. One of the siteworks that we take on includes using our diggers to dig trenches for the cables. For areas with limited access, or those areas where structures prevent easy movement of large model diggers, we will utilise our mini excavators, which are equally as reliable at excavating trenches for utility cables.

    Installing soak wells, leach drains, and septic tanks

    Some site work contractors Hughes choose having all the underground installations handled before the building is erected. This is why Dobson Excavations takes into consideration the installation of essential waste management monitoring systems an essential part of site works Hughes.

    Before we install these facilities, we will review the design of the structure with you and establish the ideal place to situate these water drainage systems. We also value that soak wells call for the removal of large quantities of soil that need to be disposed of offsite. When identifying the most effective place for these facilities, we will ensure that accessibility to the dig site is not jeopardized and that no unneeded soils and materials are occupying the space that ought to be utilised for construction materials.

    Our group not only has the tools, but also the expertise to efficiently install soak wells and septic tank Systems. Doing this very early makes it much easier for specialists to proceed with the remainder of the construction without taking time and employees off the project to deal with leach drains, septic tanks, and soak wells.

    Developing a retaining wall

    It is natural to want to establish the limit of the land within which the site works Hughes is happening. This will ensure that the materials are being deposited within the limits and that no damages is being created to another individual's property. It is also much easier for service providers to prepare the movement of machinery and trucks in and out of the site when they have the boundaries in place.

    The retaining wall also gives personal privacy, specifically for major tasks that are to be revealed to the public when complete. It is a great concept to keep people guessing, and the very best means to do this is by sealing off the location.

    The wall can also serve as a barrier against the descending movement of soil and other materials, particularly when it rains, and if the site is on lower ground. This can easily slow down the job considering that employees will spend too much time clearing debris from the site.

    Construction of a retaining wall will require the movement of huge quantities of soil and sand. Dobson Excavations values that ample preparation is needed before the shipment and constructing the retaining wall. Our team will collaborate with the professionals to guarantee everything remains in place before the construction of the retaining wall begins.

    Subdivision siteworks

    Land subdivision is common in Hughes and is a part of the site work. Several of the activities essential include land clearing, debris disposal and land levelling. Depending on the dimension of the subdivided land, we will deploy the right size of excavators to start service the subdivided property to prepare for construction.

    For sites where Dobson Excavations prepares your house pad, certificate will be issued upon completion. This certificate shows that all construction requirements were satisfied and that the pad has been evaluated and certified as safe for construction to commence.

    Call Us for site works Hughes

    Get in Touch With Dobson Excavations for site works Hughes equipment and competence. Our group is available to provide our expertise on 0414 755 306, or you can email us at You can also visit our web site, utilise our online contact form, and we will respond immediately. We will reply to all the inquiries you may have pertaining to site works and site preparation.