Excavation & Cable Locating

Andrew Purtle Cable Locating & Excavation is the only Northern Rivers-based business to specialise in both excavation and cable location services.

We have an expert range of specialised machinery that allows us to execute both small and large-sized projects in a timeframe that suits you. Our equipment includes bobcats, tippers, excavators, buckets, rock grabs, augers and compaction wheels.

Andrew Purtle Cable Locating & Excavation is the preferred service provider for local Lismore builders, plumbers, electricians and farmers. We are known for our reliable and cost-effective services that get the job done right the first time round, with no compromises.

Contact Andrew Purtle for more information today.


Andrew Purtle Cable Locating & Excavation is your trustworthy, Northern Rivers excavation contractor.

Our large fleet of heavy duty machinery allows us to provide expert excavation hire and services to a range of clients throughout the construction industry. Builders, farmers, electricians and plumbers all rely on our services for a job well done.

Call us to complete the following work:

  • Driveways
  • Horse arenas
  • Site cleanups
  • Site preparation
  • Clearing fence lines
  • Removing spoil from site & supply gravel
  • Digging trenches for electricity, communications & poly pipe

Cable Locating

Save time and money with Andrew Purtle's advanced cable locating service in the Northern Rivers.

Our range of advanced equipment helps us to quickly identify the location of hidden underground pipes, cables and networks, all of which provide crucial resources to homes and businesses.

If not properly identified before excavating, it could cost you thousands of dollars down the track-not to mention a complete outage of essential power.

Our cable locating service is Telstra accredited and highly relied on by businesses throughout the Northern Rivers construction industry. Call us now for a fast, no-obligation quote.


Let Andrew Purtle Cable Locating & Excavation take care of all your slashing needs in one go.

We are fully equipped with a range of heavy duty machinery that makes easy work of hard jobs.

If you need a site cleared for construction work, or help clearing a large area of agricultural land, we will provide the equipment you need to get the job done fast and effectively.

Discuss your requirements with the Northern Rivers slashing expert-call Andrew Purtle Cable Locating & Excavation today.

1 Sexton Road , North Lismore , NSW 2480

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