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Residential site cut in this Melbourne suburb. Nice weather is a thing of the past but this site cut was completed with one of the few sunny days in Winter. You will notice all vegetation has been removed.  This is critical to ensure no slab heave occurs.  Vegetation has to be removed to comply with […]

Residential excavation on a large titled block.  This job had great access which made soil removal easy.  Earthmoving in Melbourne has become tougher as block sizes reduce,  Access on to these tighter blocks can sometimes mean smaller machines are needed.  Tight access also restricts soil removal. Despite these challenges we love Residential Excavation.  It has […]

Site cut completed in a new estate

Site cuts Melbourne are what we do.  This site cut was completed in a new estate in South East Melbourne. As you can see from the photos the building platform is much higher than the footpath which has resulted in a large batter. This block had significant fall from side to side.  The builder worked […]

Residential excavation is what Earthlift have been doing for more than 50 years.  We have seen the suburbs of Melbourne explode and have completed site cuts in every estate on the map. The site cut represents the start of the build journey, we pride ourselves on our compliance ensuring your home is built on the […]

Site cut in regional Victoria on a foggy morning. The block slopes away from the road considerably.  The cut is over 1m at the front and considerable fill to the rear. Our in house surveyor was onsite training new employees.  Site cuts on large blocks in regional Victoria are some of our favorites. The trustee […]

Site cuts in Melbourne’s fog:  As the days get shorter and begin to get colder we are starting to see the Fog roll in.  This significant site cut in an outer suburb was completed in a blanket of Fog. A lot of soil removal was done on this job due to the sloping block.  The […]

This unit site cut in a Melbourne suburb was completed by one of our most experienced operators.  Sharp step downs and accurate levels it gets the build off on the right note. An accurate site cut is imperative for a builder to set accurate levels for the job.  It is also the ideal opportunity to […]

Earthlift are industry leaders in site cuts for quality and volume.  Completing thousands of site cuts per year, we have the capacity to service your needs across Melbourne, Geelong and regional areas. Seven pieces of Earthlift equipment in the photo completing 4 jobs all within one estate. Fulfilling our customers needs is our #1 priority […]

Site cut Melbourne

This detailed site cut Melbourne was done in the outer Eastern suburbs.  As you can see the site cut was quite deep and had considerable batters. This material was very compacted which made for tough digging however it was no match for our Operator and his digger.  

Taking delivery of our Next Gen Caterpillar. Earthlift continue to invest in new machines to service our loyal customers. This brand new Next Gen Caterpillar Digger with breaker will be put to work in Metro West. Completing residential site cuts, basement excavations and multi unit excavations. Ensuring our operators have the right tools to do […]