Excavation

Excavation services include civil works and utility service installation.

Utility services refer to the various pipe installations required for amenities used every day by the public. This includes electricity, gas, water, telecommunications, drainage and sewage systems.

We use a state-of-the-art ground penetrating radar locator prior to engaging in any ground works. This gives us the confidence to ascertain any existing service cabling and ensures we maintain our goal of zero harm – zero strike.

In the most basic sense, we put the pipe in the ground, and aim to do so with as minimal disruption as possible.

  • Horizontal directional drilling
  • Mole ploughing
  • Thrusting
  • Trenching
  • River crossings
  • Duct and cable laying
  • GPR utility locations
  • Cable hauling
  • Cable jointing
  • PE fusion welding
  • Manhole installations
  • Bridge trunking and rock sawing

We use one of our ground penetrating radar locators (GPR) prior to engaging in any ground works. This gives us the confidence to ascertain any existing service cabling and ensures we maintain our goal of zero harm, zero strike.

The RD1500 is designed to find buried pipes and cables using its depth slice radar sub surface technology to display location and depth information with clarity.

The RD7100 is an industry specific underground ground cable locator using its advanced technology to accurately locate buried services/assets.

The Ditch Witch 2550GR

The Ditch Witch 2550GR ground penetrating radar system helps you locate any type of utility conduit or piping, metallic or non-metallic, including PVC, beneath soil, rock, pavement, and any other surfaces up to the depth of 6m.

The RD7100 and TX10 Locating Device

The RD7100 and TX10 contains advanced locating technologies for accurately locating and marking buried assets and ensures minimum downtime during repair or maintenance activities. Clarke Underground has 2 of these.

The CAT & Genny4 is a popular and well-known cable locator. This machine helps us locate known and unknown power cables prior to digging or drilling.

EXCAVATION
SERVICES

DIRECTIONAL DRILLING

HYDRO
EXCAVATION

MOLE
PLOUGHING