10 Caribou Drive
Direk SA 5110



Buttrose Earthmovers is family owned and operated South Australian Earthmoving and Civil Construction Company. Employing over 30 staff from Project Managers and estimators, Site Supervisors, Plant Operators and workshop mechanical personnel.
Established in 1968 when
Bill Buttrose (Company Director) purchased his first caterpillar1936 model 3T Bulldozer.

The company was based on Kangaroo Island for many years until Bill ventured to the main land to expand the business, under taking projects in Western Australia, Northern Territory, South Australia and QLD. Bills son – John Buttrose (Operations Manager) has since diversified the business, using varied and technically demanding procedures making the company even more competitive in the industry,adopting new technology’s including millimetre GPS equipped plant and equipment.

Our Project management team works closely with surveyors, engineers and our team on the ground to deliver our client with the
best possible outcome in the best possible time frame. The business now operates from our head office in Direk – Adelaide
and continues to grow with the completion of every successful project. We are well equipped for working in the most remote regions of the country, with full time mechanics and fully equipped service vehicles and a range of air-craft in our fleet, no matterwhat or where the project is we are undertaking, down time is kept to an absolute minimum. With over 40 years in the earthmoving industry, we can undertake any project with ease and with the highest of Quality and Efficiency and Most importantly safety.
All of our employees from management staff to operators are experienced in their field and take pride in all projects.


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