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Trench diggers, or Trenchers, are a great tool if you need to dig trenches fast, deep or over a long distance. It's invaluable when manual trench digging would take too long or would be impossible.

Dobson Excavations offers trench digger hire services. Our range of trench diggers is extensive. Contact us today for a quote.

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    Trench diggers are normally classified according to their digging style and the amount of force they utilise to penetrate the ground. While you can use shovels and spades to dig small trenches in your backyard or garden, there are instances when you require a more effective device, specifically when digging deep trenches. Often, going with a trench digger for hire Durack may not necessarily be because you require an effective tool, but maybe due to the fact that you require to get the work finished immediately.

    Excavator or Trencing machine?

    At Dobson Excavations we have a 2-ton, 8-ton and 21-ton excavators. These excavators can execute any kind of jobs dedicated trench diggers can do. Due to the fact that we have different size excavators, our group can utilise the ideal size specific to the trenches you require to dig.

    8-ton Excavator with several attachments for rocky areas

    Before selecting the trench digger to hire, you need to know just how deep you need to dig, just how large the trench needs to be, the type of material being excavated, and the trench digger hire cost. If the ground has many rocks, you need to get a durable trench digger, like the 8-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations. It includes the Auger and Rock Hammer add-ons which help to quickly break rocks when digging a trench in a location with a lot of rocks.
    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, site works, land clearing, pool excavation, bobcat slasher, excavator hire, bobcat hire, 6 wheeler tipper hire, earthworks and earthmoving contractors

    2-ton excavator for shallow trenches

    Minor jobs, such as setting up a watering system for your lawn, might need standard excavating tools, like the hoe, that can relocate the soil and produce enough area for the pipelines required. However, the 2-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations will get the trenches dug much faster. It is ideal for making small trenches and excavating openings.

    Mini Excavators for digging trenches in limited areas

    In locations where a trench requires to be dug, but there is an accessibility issue, we recommend our mini excavator. This excavator comes in handy for various tasks, irrespective of the job site. If the space available is not adequate for an excavator to turn or move, you must consider our mini excavator trench digger hire Durack. Its size is simply under a meter, and it weighs 1.7 tons. It includes a 790mm mini dump truck for bringing the excavated material. The Mini excavator is also excellent for examining the area before we begin excavating trenches.

    How to Choose the Right Trencher

    A number of trenchers can be used for the exact same tasks, but when you search for trench digger hire Durack that is most suitable for the job, we will let you know which excavator is the best choice for your job. We make this choice based on a number of elements;

    Have a checklist of what you need the trench digger to do

    If you do not know which trench digger to hire, start by having a checklist of the kind of trench you want to dig. What depth and width does it need to be? Is precision an issue? What is the ground condition? A list is the very best method to establish the best trench digger to make use of.

    What are you installing, and what is the dimension?

    The product that is entering into the trench can also aid you determine the trencher to utilise. Just how vast is it, and what is the suggested deepness of installation? If it is sensitive piping, you must guarantee it is placed deep enough to prevent damage when stress is applied on the trench after it is covered. We will find out which trench digger has the trench specs and if there are versions with a range of applications that will make excavating easier and faster.

    How is the gradient and soil condition?

    Digging a trench on a level location is extremely different from digging a trench in an area with a steep gradient. When seeking trench digger hire Durack, it is best to consider the soil condition and gradient to make sure that you can get a model with the ideal applications to modify the method it digs depending on the modifications in soil conditions.

    Trench Digger Hire Cost Durack?

    The trench digger hire cost will depend on for how long it takes for the job to be completed. Hiring an effective machine that digs quickly will enable you to finish the job within the stated period without incurring extra days of hire. A much more powerful trench digger might cost more to hire daily, so it is best to discover if you require such a digger or if a less effective one is enough for the work.

    Finding a balance between the most effective type of trench digger and the cost of hire is crucial. Will you make a saving if you hire a more powerful one for a shorter time, or is the cost greater if you went with a less powerful one for a much longer? Take a look at all alternatives and make all the comparisons possible to help you make a decision the most effective trench digger to hire.

    Call Us for trencher hire Durack

    Dobson Excavations has the devices to handle trench digging for different jobs, including the installation of electric lines, water pipes, leach drains, and a lot more. The equipment needs to be appropriate for the work. Otherwise, you may find you have the incorrect equipment considering that some are designed to dig shallow trenches, while others are best for deep trenches. The expected width of the trench is also important due to the fact that you do not want to get rid of more material than is required.

    We have trained personnel with experience in trench digging. Not just do we assure that we will provide the right equipment, but our personnel that understands the project, specifically those that call for particular dimensions.

    Call us today at 0414 755 306 or email us at You also have the option of filling our online form. We will send you a no-obligation quote once we have all the info we require regarding the work and the site.