Dormer Soil Samplers – Soil and Sand Sampling
and Drilling Equipment

Dormer Soil Samplers is a small Australian owned business that specialises in the design and manufacture of portable, hand operated soil sampling and drilling equipment for use in soils and sands, both dry and wet.

We have been manufacturing this equipment in Australia since 1953 and have a worldwide reputation for excellent quality and simplicity of use.

We now export to customers in 92 countries.

Dormer Soil Samplers manufactures many styles of hand auger, soil auger, sand auger, soil drill, soil samplers, earth auger, earth drill, sand sampler and wet soil sampler.

These are used to

  • sample soil;
  • sample sand;
  • sample below water; and
  • hand drill soil and sand.

The augers are hand operated or powered by a hydraulic motorised drive unit. Wet soil samplers and slurry samplers are made from steel or stainless steel as are the soil augers, sand augers and soil drills.

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