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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 categorised according to their excavating 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 lawn or garden, there are circumstances when you require a more powerful device, especially when excavating deep trenches. Often, going with a trench digger for hire Knuckey Lagoon may not always be since you need a powerful tool, but it could be since you require to get the work completed 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 tasks dedicated trench diggers can do. Because we have different size excavators, our group can utilise the appropriate size specific to the trenches you require to dig.

    8-ton Excavator with several accessories for rocky areas

    Before choosing the trench digger to hire, you must determine just how deep you need to dig, just how vast the trench needs to be, the kind of material being excavated, and the trench digger hire cost. If the ground has lots of rocks, you must hire a heavy-duty trench digger, like the 8-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations. It includes the Auger and Rock Hammer add-ons which assist to rapidly crush rocks when excavating a trench in a location 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

    Minor jobs, such as setting up an irrigation system for your lawn, might need standard digging devices, like the hoe, that can move the soil and produce adequate area for the pipelines needed. Nevertheless, the 2-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations will get the trenches dug much faster. It is suitable for making small trenches and excavating openings.

    Mini Excavators for digging trenches in limited areas

    In locations where a trench needs to be dug, but there is an access issue, we suggest our mini excavator. This excavator is handy for various tasks, irrespective of the work site. If the space available is not ample for an excavator to turn or move around, you should consider our mini excavator trench digger hire Knuckey Lagoon. Its width 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 excellent for analyzing the area before we start digging trenches.

    How to Choose the Right Trencher

    Several trenchers can be used for the very same tasks, but when you look for trench digger hire Knuckey Lagoon that is most appropriate for the work, we will allow you identify which excavator is the best choice for your job. We make this choice based upon several variables;

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

    If you don't know which trench digger to hire, begin by having a checklist of the kind of trench you intend to dig. What depth and size does it have to be? Is precision a concern? What is the ground condition? A checklist is the very best method to identify the best trench digger to utilise.

    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 vast is it, and what is the advised depth of installation? If it is sensitive piping, you need to guarantee it is placed 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 digging easier and quicker.

    How is the slope and soil condition?

    Digging a trench on a level location is very different from excavating a trench in a location with a steep slope. When looking for trench digger hire Knuckey Lagoon, it is best to take into consideration the soil condition and slope so that you can get a model with the right applications to modify the way it digs depending on the changes in soil conditions.

    Trench Digger Hire Cost Knuckey Lagoon?

    The trench digger hire cost will depend upon how much time it takes for the task to be completed. Hiring an effective machine that digs quickly will allow you to finish the task within the stated duration without incurring additional days of hire. A a lot more effective trench digger may cost more to hire per day, so it is best to find out if you need such a digger or if a less effective one suffices for the task.

    Finding a balance between the most effective kind of trench digger and the cost of hire is critical. Will you make a saving if you hire a more powerful one for a shorter time, or is the cost higher if you selected a less powerful one for a much longer? Look at all options and make all the comparisons possible to assist you determine the most effective trench digger to hire.

    Contact Us for trencher hire Knuckey Lagoon

    Dobson Excavations has the devices to handle trench excavating for various tasks, including the installation of electrical lines, pipes, leach drains pipes, and much more. The equipment has to be appropriate for the job. Or else, you may find you have the incorrect devices because some are designed to dig shallow trenches, while others are best for deep trenches. The expected size of the trench is also essential since you do not want to remove even more material than is required.

    We have trained personnel with expertise in trench digging. Not only do we guarantee that we will supply the ideal equipment, but our personnel that understands the project, particularly those that need certain 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 require pertaining to the work and the site.