Industrial and Commercial
IRISH GYPSUM LTD. PRODUCTION STRIPS
Production strip at Knocknacran Opencast Mine, Co. Monaghan. involving the removal of large volumes of overburden The main construction elements were:
- Excavation of 6,984,300 m3 of overburden, glacial till, mudstone and dolerite.
- Construction of reinforced concrete slabs to facilitate the Primary Crusher.
- Construction of 5 km of internal permanent haul roads.
Client - Irish Gypsum Ltd
Engineer – ATKINS