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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 usually classified according to their excavating style and the amount of force they use to penetrate the ground. While you can use shovels and spades to dig small trenches in your lawn or garden, there are instances when you need a much more effective tool, particularly when excavating deep trenches. Occasionally, choosing a trench digger for hire Humpty Doo might not necessarily be because you need a powerful tool, but it could be since you require to get the job completed quickly.

    Excavator or Trencing machine?

    At Dobson Excavations we have a 2-ton, 8-ton and 21-ton excavators. These excavators can perform any type of jobs dedicated trench diggers can do. Because we have various size excavators, our group can utilise the right size specific to the trenches you require to dig.

    8-ton Excavator with several add-ons for rocky locations

    Before deciding on the trench digger to hire, you need to know just how deep you have to dig, 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 must get a heavy-duty trench digger, like the 8-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations. It comes with the Auger and Rock Hammer attachments which aid to break rocks when excavating 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

    Small projects, such as setting up a watering system for your lawn, might need standard excavating devices, like the hoe, that can relocate the soil and produce sufficient space for the pipelines needed. Nevertheless, the 2-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations will get the trenches dug much quicker. It is ideal for making small trenches and excavating holes.

    Mini Excavators for excavating trenches in limited spaces

    In locations where a trench needs to be dug, but there is an accessibility issue, we recommend our mini excavator. This excavator is handy for numerous jobs, irrespective of the work site. If the area readily available is not ample for an excavator to turn or move around, you should consider our mini excavator trench digger hire Humpty Doo. Its size is just under a meter, and it weighs 1.7 tons. It comes with a 790mm mini dump truck for loading the excavated material. The Mini excavator is also great for assessing the area before we start excavating trenches.

    How to Choose the Right Trencher

    Several trenchers can be utilised for the exact same tasks, but when you search for trench digger hire Humpty Doo that is most appropriate for the task, we will allow you identify which excavator is the best choice for your project. We make this decision based upon numerous aspects;

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

    If you don't know which trench digger to hire, begin by having a checklist of the type of trench you intend to dig. What depth and size does it have to be? Is accuracy a concern? What is the ground problem? A list is the most effective method to determine the best trench digger to use.

    What are you installing, and what is the size?

    The item that is going into the trench can also assist you establish the trencher to use. How wide is it, and what is the advised deepness of installation? If it is sensitive piping, you need to ensure it is placed deep enough to avoid damage when pressure is exerted 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 much easier and much faster.

    How is the slope and soil condition?

    Digging a trench on a flat area is extremely different from excavating a trench in a location with a high slope. When searching for trench digger hire Humpty Doo, it is best to consider the soil condition and gradient to make sure that you can get a model with the right applications to modify the means it digs depending on the adjustments in soil conditions.

    Trench Digger Hire Cost Humpty Doo?

    The trench digger hire cost will depend upon the length of time it takes for the task to be completed. Hiring an effective machine that digs rapidly will allow you to finish the work within the stated period without incurring additional days of hire. A a lot 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 less powerful one suffices for the work.

    Finding a balance between the most effective type of trench digger and the cost of hire is critical. Will you make a saving if you hire a much more powerful one for a much shorter time, or is the cost greater if you selected a less effective one for a much longer? Consider all alternatives and make all the comparisons possible to aid you choose the best trench digger to hire.

    Call Us for trencher hire Humpty Doo

    Dobson Excavations has the devices to take care of trench excavating for various projects, including the installation of electrical lines, water pipes, leach drains pipes, and much more. The equipment has to be appropriate for the work. Or else, you may find you have the wrong devices since some are made to dig shallow trenches, while others are best for deep trenches. The expected width of the trench is also vital due to the fact that you don't want to get rid of even more material than is necessary.

    We have well-trained personnel with expertise in trench digging. Not just do we assure that we will supply the best tools, but our personnel that understands the job, particularly those that need specific 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 details we need concerning the work and the site.