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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 typically classified according to their excavating style and the amount of pressure they utilise to penetrate the earth. While you can utilise shovels and spades to dig small trenches in your lawn or garden, there are instances when you require a much more effective tool, especially when digging deep trenches. Often, choosing a trench digger for hire Freds Pass might not necessarily be because you need a powerful tool, but maybe since you need 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 do any kind of tasks dedicated trench diggers can do. Because we have different size excavators, our team can utilise the appropriate size specific to the trenches you require to dig.

    8-ton Excavator with numerous attachments for rocky locations

    Before choosing the trench digger to hire, you need to determine exactly how deep you have to dig, just how wide the trench needs to be, the type of material being excavated, and the trench digger hire cost. If the ground has many rocks, you must hire a heavy-duty trench digger, like the 8-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations. It comes with the Auger and Rock Hammer add-ons which assist to crush rocks when digging a trench in a location with lots 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 yard, may require standard digging tools, like the hoe, that can relocate the soil and produce adequate 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 holes.

    Mini Excavators for excavating trenches in limited areas

    In areas where a trench needs to be dug, but there is an accessibility issue, we suggest our mini excavator. This excavator comes in handy for various tasks, regardless of the work site. If the space available is not appropriate for an excavator to turn or move around, you should consider our mini excavator trench digger hire Freds Pass. Its width is just under a meter, and it weighs 1.7 tons. It includes a 790mm mini dump truck for carrying the excavated material. The Mini excavator is also great for evaluating the area before we begin digging trenches.

    How to Choose the Right Trencher

    Numerous trenchers can be made use of for the very same work, but when you search for trench digger hire Freds Pass that is most appropriate for the job, we will allow you identify which excavator is the most effective option for your task. We make this choice based upon numerous elements;

    Have a list of what you require the trench digger to do

    If you do not know which trench digger to hire, begin by having a checklist of the type of trench you plan to dig. What depth and size does it need to be? Is precision a problem? What is the ground condition? A list is the best way to identify the very best trench digger to make use of.

    What are you installing, and what is the size?

    The item that is entering into the trench can also aid you determine the trencher to utilise. Exactly how vast is it, and what is the suggested depth of installation? If it is sensitive piping, you must guarantee it is positioned deep enough to prevent damage when stress is exerted on the trench after it is covered. We will find out which trench digger has the trench specifications and if there are models with a range of applications that will make excavating easier and much faster.

    How is the slope and soil condition?

    Digging a trench on a flat area is very different from digging a trench in an area with a high gradient. When looking for trench digger hire Freds Pass, it is best to take into consideration the soil condition and slope to make sure that you can obtain a model with the appropriate applications to customize the method it digs depending upon the modifications in soil conditions.

    Trench Digger Hire Cost Freds Pass?

    The trench digger hire cost will depend upon how much time it takes for the job to be completed. Hiring an effective machine that digs quickly will enable you to complete the job within the stipulated period without incurring extra days of hire. A more powerful trench digger might cost even more to hire each day, so it is best to identify if you need such a digger or if a less powerful one suffices for the task.

    Finding a balance between the very best kind of trench digger and the cost of hire is vital. Will you make a saving if you hire a more powerful one for a shorter time, or is the cost higher if you went with a less powerful one for a lot longer? Look at all options and make all the comparisons possible to help you make a decision the best trench digger to hire.

    Call Us for trencher hire Freds Pass

    Dobson Excavations has the equipment to take care of trench digging for different jobs, including the installation of electrical lines, water pipes, leach drains, and a lot more. The equipment has to be adequate for the task. Or else, you may find you have the incorrect tools since some are made to dig shallow trenches, while others are best for deep trenches. The expected width of the trench is also essential due to the fact that you don't want to get rid of even more material than is needed.

    We have well-trained personnel with experience in trench digging. Not only do we guarantee that we will supply the appropriate devices, but our personnel that understands the job, especially those that call for particular measurements.

    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 quotation once we have all the information we require relating to the job and the site.