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Raised garden and concrete removal

Posted 1 month ago

Needing these raised gardens and blocks removed as well as a section of the red concrete and some hard fill brought in and prepped so can have artificial grass laid. Access is tight.

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Container pool site prep

Posted 2 weeks ago

Have a 6m x 2.5m container pool going in and require the site to be prepped. Need the scrape of top soil down - on a bit of a slope so up to 200mm. Then compacted with driveway stones. Site has a few tree ferns that I’d like a hand removing.

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Remove 5~6 cubic meters of topsoil

Posted 4 months ago

Need to remove elevated area of soil (about 40 cm high) and lower area down to just below surrounding grass level. Estimated 5~6 cubic meters of soil. Area is at the back of a residential section, 6 m away from the driveway. However there is a gate in between where the opening is only 1 m wide so may restrict access to vehicles / equipment.

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Leveling ground

Posted 4 months ago

Leveling land. Dirt on grass, looking to take dirt away and level it too grass level.

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3-5-5T with truck needed for a few days. Ready now

Posted 4 months ago

Got leveling to and moving the spoil to another location on the section via truck (paved driveway) Also a drive way excavation in brownsbay with the spoil moved to the fist section. Not interested in quotes, job may change as it goes slightly so just want 1 guy with the gear on hourly basis

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Top soil

Posted 1 month ago

Looking for top soil to be delivered at Birkenhead north shore for growing fruit trees

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Digger and truck (small-medium)

Posted 4 months ago

Hopefully one good full days work. leveling and preparing section asap.

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Trenching to fix drain pipe

Posted 1 month ago

Looking for someone to dig out a trench to get to the damaged drain in the back garden. The drainpipe is damaged and needs to be replaced. Could be done in 1 job to just dig the trench which is the hard part.

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Thrust water

Posted 4 weeks ago

Thust 20m in clay under a concrete drive. aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

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Enlarge the door handle hole

Posted 1 month ago

Enlarge the wooden door handle hole. Now the hole size is 25mm it is smaller than the standard ones on the market. So i want to enlarge the wooden door handle hole to match the standard handle set.

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Prep for above ground container pool

Posted 2 weeks ago

I have a gentle sloping piece of land that needs to be prepped for a 2.5 x 6.0m container pool. Require topsoil removed approx 200mm(can be left on our site right next to excavation ) and driveway stones compacted to level. Ideally this work work would be carried out in a few weeks time from now. Needs to be finished by mid may. I’ll be shifting the tree ferns from the site.

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Earth removal

Posted 1 month ago

Have a small retaining wall business and a job in torbay needs about 20m3 topsoil and clay removing. Will only be using a 1.7t machine so need some one with suitable truck to load onto and cart away next week

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Small Digging Job

Posted 4 weeks ago

Hi all If anyone has a small digger and time this week before friday to digging 300 down by 1200 and 4m long send me your availability on this week only, the job needs to be done on the weekend. best come and have look the job. thanks in advance

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Excavation for 113sqm

Posted 2 months ago

Excavation with piles for 113sqm prefab house plus optional foundation for future build.

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104 Ahumonana Rd

Posted 2 weeks ago

scrape approx 200mm to 300mm off an areas approx 50m2 A cut of no more than 300mm deep and approx 6 meters long Drill holes for poles along that length existing soil / clay to be spread and track rolled on existing land where steps will be formed using rail sleepers

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Baskteball Court

Posted 1 month ago

We need an area of approximately 6 m x 6 m x 0.6 m deep excavated, plus the soil removed from the Site please.

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Light digger

Posted 2 months ago

its a smallish residential job. Push a few cubes from approx 300m2 yard to a uniform slight slope will require slight scraping up and slamming into a small hollow area and backyard left nice and smooth ready for layer of sand and topsoil which you can also quote on. also push a mound out to create a better slope for driveway and parking pad. Try to dig a few stumps up if possible.

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Leveling dirt driveway

Posted 2 months ago

We are removing a long trailer from our building site in Forrest Hill and would like to level out the driveway so that the trailer doesn't bottom out. We would ideally like the job to take place between 28th Jan - 1st Feb (next week). It should only take an hour to level the driveway.

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Skilled Excavator Operator wanted

Posted 1 month ago

We are looking for a skilled Excavator Operator to come and work for/with us that isn't scared of tight spots and tricky jobs. Would be ideal if you have experience working with small and large machinery. Jobs we do include... - Underhouse Excavations - Driveways - Landscaping - House cuts Have a look at what we do on Facebook... DK Smith Excavations Please send a text to ... if you are interested in working with us. Cheers!

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Excavation and removal of concrete

Posted 1 month ago

Hi there, We are a landscaping company in need of a small excavation job in Devonport. Approximately 7m³ of concrete broken out and taken off site and a levelling cut removing about 6m³ from site. We were hoping to get started on the 24th of Feb.

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Recent excavation reviews

With over 159,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Small Earthworks Job

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th May 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Dig away soil to expose wall

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th January 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Post Hole boring

Work carried out by an employee of the company

16th May 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Murray Webb

Work carried out by the owner/operator

9th April 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Trench for drainage pipe

Work carried out by an employee of the company

18th June 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Soil replacement.

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd April 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Hedge excavation abd post hole digging

Work carried out by the owner/operator

12th May 2018

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Remove 5~6 cubic meters of topsoil

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th December 2019

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

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Hard Road Concrete and Civil

Joined January 2013

Hi, i have 30 years experience in concrete work,driveways, paths, exposed agregate and coloured concrete, plus kerb an channel. I also do small drainage work, metal prep, carkparks aswell as retaining walls,building,and paving cobbles, aswell as landscaping.Big or small, we do it all, FREE QUOTE. Regards Norm Noakes M.D

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Fernz Gas & Plumbing Specialist

Joined January 2019

Fernz Gas and Plumbing Specialist have a “Certified” Plumber and Gas-Fitter and also carry out IQP Backflow Testing operating Auckland-wide. With over 15 years of experience in the industry, you are in more than capable hands. Our work is guaranteed and done as per NZ standards and with a great understanding of the codes and regulations of the industry. Quotes provided for major jobs prior to c...

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Little Digz Ltd Drainage & Construction

Joined March 2020

Little Digz is operated by an experienced registered certifying drain-layer and qualified carpenter to carry out your Drainage, Construction, Civil, Earthworks, Carpentry and Maintenance services in the Auckland, Waikato, Coromandel, and upper BOP regions.

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Allpower Services Limited

Joined December 2016

civil work and utility instalation for over 20 years dranage also from small to large jobs landscaping soil removal we pretty much do anything couple of good guys efficent workers get in touch for a quoute support your local nz owend and operated bisness

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Handy King

Joined May 2018

Hi, My name is Kingy I work for a small company in the Earthmoving industry as a excavator, I also work fulltime as a Handyman, I'm available during the day/evening and some weekends. I Specialize in installing Doors, locks, window locks, fence, Retaining wall, TV/dryer wall mounting, Gib fixing, retractable awning & sail installation, Gutter cleaning, demolition, odd jobs and many more. I...

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Tobin Demolition & Contracting

Joined June 2019

A Multidisciplinary Demolition Contractor ready to carry out your next House Demolition, Commercial Mechanical Demolition or Concrete Removal. Tobin Demolition & Contracting looks to utilise the expertise gained from working in the toughest city for demolition and combining that with the New Zealand can do attitude. We are able to provide bespoke Demolition & Contracting projects in a safe and...

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estate landscapes

Joined May 2016

HI i been landscaping and handyman for 16 years . And pride myself on professional work with a on time on budget . i am happy to provide free and competitive quotes. I have spent 12 years as a greenkeeper . experience in hard and soft landscape , paving , section clearing , and odd jobs around the house .

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Forde Contracting Ltd

Joined October 2016

With over 30 Years in earthmoving experience, we are professionals in our field. No job is too big or small to undertake, we can either operate on a set price or on a cost effective hourly rate basis, the choice is yours. We pride ourselves on doing the job right first time to the clients satisfaction.

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Blumin Luvley Garden Care

Joined March 2015

Hi there, I have a landscaping and garden care business based in central Auckland. Specialize garden makeovers, design - with my son Patrick who has a degree in landscape design - maintenance, new gardens, ready-for-sale upgrades, fences, and decks. We have great plant knowledge and offer free advice to suit your garden taste and site suitability. From the Mt Albert area, we offer free quotations...

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DrainSmart

Joined February 2019

DrainSmart specialise in residential, civil and commercial developments. We have qualified and registered drainlayers who service the wider Auckland region. We also do earthworks, plumbing, concrete and ashphalt work. We are trusted, professionals who deliver quality and take pride in what we do.

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Marks Maintenance

Joined January 2016

Loads of odd jobs that never get done? Meet Mark. No job is too big or too small. Just give him a call. He will tackle any sort of job, including:Section Clearing, Lawns & Edges, Hedge cutting, Water blasting, Painting, Cleaning, Small building repairs. One off jobs or regular maintenance - we're here to help. Mark will swing by to give you a quote within 24 hours of your call:

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PipeLine Contrax

Joined September 2019

Hi, have been operating Excavators for 7years , we specialise in Service trenching, Slab/Driveway prep, Footings aswell as site cuts and section leveling. We are very professional and hold our workmanship to a high standard.

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K&T contracting

Joined September 2016

although we new to builderscrack we have 30 years experience, concrete laying, retaining walls, stone mason work, decks and landscaping. We happy to provide you with a free quote and references.

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Gallivan Group

Joined March 2020

Gallivan Group Ltd has extensive expereince managing and delivering complex sub & superstructure projects. We specialise in the following; *Reinforced Concrete *Cast Insitu Concrete *Precast Concrete *Formwork *Structural Steel *Cranes *Scaffolding *Temporary Works We also provide the following engineering / cost control; *Project Management *Build Methodologies *Planning & Prog...

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Magellan Civil

Joined October 2019

We got 1 ton, 1.8 ton, 6 ton and 8 ton diggers and a lot of buckets and attachment. includes rock breakers, augers, rippers, Plate Compactor and etc. We may hire all those equipments or doing related jobs. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget.

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Skilled Renovations Ltd

Joined June 2013

Hi I've been building now for 19 years i specialise in bathroom, kitchen's decks. we specialise in renovation I also do smaller jobs. We are very professional and work hard to meet deadlines for project completion. We pride ourselves on providing competitive quotes and then completing jobs on budget Experienced tiler & licenced waterproofer

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Task

Joined December 2010

Hello, This is our purpose and services:- Carpentry Painting Fencing Retaining Walls Concreting Vinyl Floors Carpetting Kitchen Decking and Handrails Access Ramps and Pergolas We have a great team that meets quality,time and within approved costs. We respect the needs of our customers and we are honest with all our dealings

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Jacks building

Joined July 2016

Hi I've been building for 8 years here to do maintenance work for residential or commercial. I specialize in high end residential work. My rates is reasonable and I get the job done with time and quality.

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Baines Contracting

Joined August 2018

Hi, as the owner/operator Ive been working around diggers and earthworks, civil construction and drainage for the last 8 years. I enjoy working outdoors and being hands on. I specialise in all aspects of digger work, from general earthworks, site clearing and basic landscaping to trenching and demolition of concrete driveways. We also do garden retaining walls, decking restoration, garden clearing...

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Tony Landscapes

Joined February 2020

We are a landscaping and gardening maintenance company, for the last 3 years we have worked on several commercial and residential landscapes, we specialize in instant lawns, planting, decks, pergola, fencing and any outdoor space, we also have diggers.

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