Everything you need to know about hiring a mini excavator
The mini excavator is known for its compact body which allows it to get through narrow or tight spaces. These light and compact machinery are mostly favoured for smaller earthwork jobs or on job sites where space is limited, such as backyards or inside buildings. Mini excavators are easy to use, and even easier to transport from one site to another due to their small size.
What a mini excavator does
Never underestimate the mini excavator. Small as they are, these mean machines can still compete with larger machinery on large-scale construction sites as their functions and capabilities are comparable to that of a full-sized excavator.
PlantMiner offers an assortment of mini excavators for hire which you can use for different projects such as:
- Home renovations
- DIY construction projects
- Building residential swimming pools
- Small-scale demolition works
Types of mini excavators
Just like their heavy duty big brother, mini excavators also come in different tonnages:
Mini excavators also have the ability to change attachments, which increases its versatility in certaini work situations. Your excavator could have the following attachments for the job:
How much does a mini excavator cost?
Mini excavators come in different sizes and they can also come with various types of attachments. These factors will play a big part to the cost of hiring one. You can also hire a mini excavator with or without an operator, and the hiring cost will change depending on your choice. Costs for hiring a mini excavator will range from $80 to $90 an hour which includes an operator.
If you are looking to hire a mini excavator and would like some advice on which excavator to hire for your project, you can reach out to our equipment hire experts on 1300 550 434 or by getting mini excavator hire quotes online from local suppliers with PlantMiner.
We also have a number of mini excavators available for hire across Australia. Select your city below for quotes: