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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 categorised according to their excavating style and the amount of force they make use of to penetrate the ground. While you can use shovels and spades to dig small trenches in your lawn or garden, there are circumstances when you need a more powerful device, especially when digging deep trenches. In some cases, selecting a trench digger for hire Hughes may not always be since you need an effective tool, but maybe due to the fact that you require to get the job finished quickly.

    Excavator or Trencing machine?

    At Dobson Excavations we have a 2-ton, 8-ton and 21-ton excavators. These excavators can carry out any kind of tasks dedicated trench diggers can do. Because we have different size excavators, our team can utilise the right size specific to the trenches you require to dig.

    8-ton Excavator with numerous attachments for rocky locations

    Before selecting the trench digger to hire, you must determine how deep you have to dig, exactly how large the trench has to be, the kind of material being excavated, and the trench digger hire cost. If the ground has lots of rocks, you need to get a durable trench digger, like the 8-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations. It comes with the Auger and Rock Hammer add-ons which aid to quickly break rocks when excavating a trench in an area with plenty 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

    Small jobs, such as setting up an irrigation system for your lawn, might require standard digging tools, like the hoe, that can move the soil and create adequate space for the pipes needed. Nonetheless, 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 access issue, we suggest our mini excavator. This excavator comes in handy for numerous jobs, regardless of the job site. If the area readily available is not appropriate for an excavator to turn or move around, you should consider our mini excavator trench digger hire Hughes. Its width is simply under a meter, and it weighs 1.7 tons. It includes a 790mm mini dump truck for loading the excavated material. The Mini excavator is also excellent for analyzing the area before we start digging trenches.

    How to Choose the Right Trencher

    Numerous trenchers can be used for the exact same tasks, but when you look for trench digger hire Hughes that is most suitable for the task, we will allow you identify which excavator is the very best alternative for your project. We make this choice based upon numerous variables;

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

    If you don't 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 accuracy a problem? What is the ground problem? A list is the most effective means to establish the best trench digger to make use of.

    What are you installing, and what is the dimension?

    The product that is going into the trench can also help you determine the trencher to use. Just how wide is it, and what is the suggested deepness of installation? If it is sensitive piping, you must ensure it is put deep enough to avoid damage when stress is applied on the trench after it is covered. We will find out which trench digger has the trench specifications and if there are versions with a range of applications that will make digging easier and faster.

    How is the slope and soil condition?

    Digging a trench on a level area is extremely different from digging a trench in an area with a high gradient. When seeking trench digger hire Hughes, it is best to take into consideration the soil condition and gradient so that you can get a model with the ideal applications to modify the way it digs depending on the changes in soil conditions.

    Trench Digger Hire Cost Hughes?

    The trench digger hire cost will depend on for how long it takes for the task to be completed. Hiring a powerful machine that digs rapidly will enable you to complete the job within the stipulated period without incurring added days of hire. A much more powerful trench digger may cost more to hire daily, so it is best to identify if you need such a digger or if a much less effective one is enough for the task.

    Finding a balance between the very best type of trench digger and the cost of hire is crucial. Will you make a saving if you hire a much more effective one for a shorter time, or is the cost higher if you went with a much less powerful one for a much longer? Consider all options and make all the comparisons possible to aid you make a decision the most effective trench digger to hire.

    Contact Us for trencher hire Hughes

    Dobson Excavations has the equipment to handle trench digging for different jobs, including the installation of electric lines, water pipes, leach drains pipes, and a lot more. The equipment needs to be appropriate for the task. Or else, you may find you have the incorrect tools considering that some are made to dig shallow trenches, while others are best for deep trenches. The expected width of the trench is also important since you don't want to remove even more material than is needed.

    We have well-trained personnel with experience in trench digging. Not just do we assure that we will supply the appropriate tools, but our personnel that recognizes the job, specifically those that need certain dimensions.

    Call us today at 0414 755 306 or email us at You also have the alternative of filling our online form. We will send you a no-obligation quotation once we have all the info we need relating to the task and the site.