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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 utilise to penetrate the earth. While you can use shovels and spades to dig small trenches in your backyard or garden, there are circumstances when you need a more powerful device, particularly when digging deep trenches. Often, opting for a trench digger for hire Livingstone might not always be due to the fact that you need a powerful tool, but maybe since you need to get the job completed rapidly.

    Excavator or Trencing machine?

    At Dobson Excavations we have a 2-ton, 8-ton and 21-ton excavators. These excavators can execute any kind of jobs dedicated trench diggers can do. Due to the fact that we have various size excavators, our group can use the appropriate size specific to the trenches you need to dig.

    8-ton Excavator with multiple attachments for rocky areas

    Before choosing the trench digger to hire, you must know just how deep you need to dig, how large 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 need to get a sturdy trench digger, like the 8-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations. It includes the Auger and Rock Hammer add-ons which help to quickly crush rocks when digging 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 yard, may require basic excavating tools, like the hoe, that can move the soil and produce adequate area for the pipes needed. However, the 2-ton excavator from Dobson Excavations will get the trenches dug much quicker. It is perfect for making small trenches and excavating holes.

    Mini Excavators for excavating trenches in limited areas

    In areas where a trench requires to be dug, but there is an accessibility issue, we recommend our mini excavator. This excavator is handy for various projects, irrespective of the work site. If the area readily available is not sufficient for an excavator to turn or move around, you ought to consider our mini excavator trench digger hire Livingstone. Its width is just under a meter, and it weighs 1.7 tons. It comes with a 790mm mini dump truck for bringing the excavated material. The Mini excavator is also great for examining the location before we start digging trenches.

    How to Choose the Right Trencher

    Numerous trenchers can be used for the exact same jobs, but when you look for trench digger hire Livingstone that is most ideal for the work, we will let you know which excavator is the very best option for your task. We make this choice based on a number of aspects;

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

    If you don't know which trench digger to hire, start by having a list of the kind of trench you intend to dig. What depth and size does it need to be? Is precision an issue? What is the ground condition? A list is the most effective way to identify the most effective trench digger to make use of.

    What are you installing, and what is the size?

    The item that is going into the trench can also assist you identify the trencher to use. Exactly how vast is it, and what is the suggested deepness of installation? If it is sensitive piping, you need to guarantee it is positioned deep enough to prevent damages when pressure is exerted on the trench after it is covered. We will find out which trench digger has the trench specifications and if there are designs with a variety of applications that will make excavating less complicated and faster.

    How is the slope and soil condition?

    Digging a trench on a flat location is extremely different from excavating a trench in an area with a high slope. When seeking trench digger hire Livingstone, it is best to consider the soil condition and slope so that you can obtain a model with the right applications to change the means it digs depending upon the adjustments in soil conditions.

    Trench Digger Hire Cost Livingstone?

    The trench digger hire cost will depend upon for how long it takes for the job to be completed. Hiring an effective machine that digs quickly will enable you to finish the task within the specified period without incurring extra days of hire. A more effective trench digger may cost even more to hire daily, so it is best to find out if you need such a digger or if a much less effective one suffices for the work.

    Finding a balance between the most effective kind 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 greater if you selected a less effective one for a lot longer? Look at all alternatives and make all the comparisons possible to aid you make a decision the most effective trench digger to hire.

    Contact Us for trencher hire Livingstone

    Dobson Excavations has the devices to handle trench excavating for different jobs, including the installation of electric lines, water pipes, leach drains pipes, and far more. The equipment needs to be appropriate for the task. Or else, 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 vital due to the fact that you don't want to remove even more material than is required.

    We have trained personnel with expertise in trench digging. Not just do we guarantee that we will provide the right tools, but our personnel that recognizes the project, particularly those that need certain 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 concerning the job and the site.