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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 utilise to penetrate the ground. While you can make use of shovels and spades to dig small trenches in your backyard or garden, there are circumstances when you need a much more effective device, specifically when digging deep trenches. In some cases, selecting a trench digger for hire Johnston might not necessarily be because you require an effective tool, but it could be due to the fact that you need 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 execute any type of jobs dedicated trench diggers can do. Since we have different size excavators, our group can use the ideal size specific to the trenches you need to dig.

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

    Before selecting the trench digger to hire, you need to determine how deep you have to dig, just how vast the trench needs to be, the type of material being excavated, and the trench digger hire cost. If the ground has lots of rocks, you must hire a sturdy trench digger, like the 8-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations. It includes the Auger and Rock Hammer accessories which help to quickly crush rocks when digging a trench in an area 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 an irrigation system for your yard, might require basic digging tools, like the hoe, that can move the soil and produce adequate space for the pipelines required. Nevertheless, the 2-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations will get the trenches dug much faster. It is excellent for making small trenches and digging holes.

    Mini Excavators for excavating trenches in limited areas

    In areas where a trench requires to be dug, but there is an access trouble, we recommend our mini excavator. This excavator comes in handy for different projects, regardless of the task site. If the area available is not appropriate for an excavator to turn or move around, you need to consider our mini excavator trench digger hire Johnston. 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 examining the area before we begin digging trenches.

    How to Select the Right Trencher

    Numerous trenchers can be made use of for the very same work, but when you look for trench digger hire Johnston that is most appropriate for the job, we will allow you identify which excavator is the best alternative for your task. We make this decision based on a number of factors;

    Have a checklist of what you need 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 want to dig. What depth and width does it need to be? Is accuracy an issue? What is the ground problem? A list is the very best method to determine 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 identify the trencher to make use of. Just how vast is it, and what is the advised deepness of installation? If it is sensitive piping, you must ensure it is placed deep enough to avoid damage when stress is exerted on the trench after it is covered. We will find out which trench digger has the trench specs and if there are designs with a variety of applications that will make excavating less complicated and quicker.

    How is the slope and soil condition?

    Digging a trench on a level location is very different from digging a trench in an area with a steep gradient. When looking for trench digger hire Johnston, it is best to take into consideration the soil condition and slope to make sure that you can obtain a model with the ideal applications to customize the way it digs depending on the changes in soil conditions.

    Trench Digger Hire Cost Johnston?

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

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

    Get in touch with Us for trencher hire Johnston

    Dobson Excavations has the devices to take care of trench excavating for different projects, including the installation of electric lines, water pipes, leach drains pipes, and far more. The equipment has to be appropriate for the work. Otherwise, you may find you have the incorrect tools considering that some are designed to dig shallow trenches, while others are best for deep trenches. The expected size of the trench is also important because you do not want to remove more material than is necessary.

    We have well-trained personnel with expertise in trench digging. Not just do we ensure that we will supply the appropriate equipment, but our personnel that recognizes the task, specifically those that require particular measurements.

    Call us today at 0414 755 306 or email us at You also have the choice of filling our on-line form. We will send you a no-obligation quotation once we have all the information we need pertaining to the job and the site.