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ROAD AND BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

A9 Kincraig to Dalraddy - Design, Build and Maintenance Contract

Design, construction, completion and maintenance of 7.5km Dual Carriageway trunk road widening generally to the west and east of the existing A9 trunk road. Works include, but are not limited to...

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A9 Kincraig to Dalraddy - Design, Build and Maintenance Contract
Inverness West Link Stage 1 and the Canal Parks Enhancement

Works at the Inverness West Link include: The construction of Roads and Bridgeworks from Holm Roundabout (B862 Dores Road) to A82 Glenurquhart Road comprising approx. 2.2km of 7.3m wide single...

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Inverness West Link Stage 1 and the Canal Parks Enhancement
Greenbridge Roundabout Improvement

Construction of a new turn left link from the Greenbridge Retail Centre, carriageway widening, structural treatment and resurfacing of existing carriageway, signing, signals, drainage and lighting...

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Greenbridge Roundabout Improvement
A684 Bedale, Aiskew and Leeming Bar Bypass

The A684 road connects the existing A684 to the north of Bedale, at a point adjacent to Bedale Golf Club, to a point on the existing A684 to the east of Leeming Bar, approximately 175m east of...

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A684 Bedale, Aiskew and Leeming Bar Bypass
Bruce Street Bridges | Newcombe Drive & Cheney Manor Flood Alleviation Works Contracts | Swindon Borough Council

Works to Bruce Street Bridges and Newcombe Drive include realignment of carriageways and footways to improve traffic flow and traffic capacity. At Bruce Street Bridges, four roundabouts that are...

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Bruce Street Bridges | Newcombe Drive & Cheney Manor Flood Alleviation Works Contracts | Swindon Borough Council
N59 Moycullen Improvement

1.2km Road Improvement Scheme located South of Moycullen Co. Galway. The Scheme was predominantly coincidental with the location of the existing N59 road which warranted a phased construction approach...

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N59 Moycullen Improvement
N5 Ballaghaderreen Bypass Design & Build Scheme

The N5 Ballaghaderreen Bypass Road Project is a Design and Build Contract consisting of the following: Approximately 13.6km of single carriageway National Primary Road Approximately 9km of...

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N5 Ballaghaderreen Bypass Design & Build Scheme
M9 Junction 6 to Earlsgate Interchange Signalisation

The construction and reconstruction of carriageways and footpaths in the Earlsgate roundabout area and Glensburgh Road with associated drainage works, alteration of the existing kerb lines and dropped...

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M9 Junction 6 to Earlsgate Interchange Signalisation
N5 Longford Bypass Design & Build Scheme

The N5 Longford Bypass road project will be constructed approximately 2km from Longford Town in the townlands of Aghareagh, Ballyminion, Mullagh, Cartrons, Moneylagan and Aghadegnan. The Project will...

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N5 Longford Bypass Design & Build Scheme
Pottery Road Improvement Scheme

This contract involved the removal of the existing roadway and footpath to facilitate a 1.6km road realignment with the introduction of a two lane carriageway, two cycle tracks (both on and off road...

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Pottery Road Improvement Scheme
M6 Ballinasloe to Athlone Dual Carriageway

Main Contract for the design and construction of a 2 lane motorway between the towns of Athlone and Ballinasloe. It consists of 20 km of dual carriageway constructed to motorway standard, 4 km of...

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M6 Ballinasloe to Athlone Dual Carriageway
M18 Gort to Crusheen Dual Carriageway

Main Contract for the design and construction of a 22.3km, 2 lane motorway bypassing the towns of Crusheen and Gort in counties Clare and Galway. Principal elements also include 2 grade separated...

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M18 Gort to Crusheen Dual Carriageway
N5 Charlestown Bypass

Design and construction of 18.2km standard single carriageway national primary road. The scope of the works included the realignment of 5km of various single carriageway roads; 2 No. grade separated...

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N5 Charlestown Bypass
N15 Bundoran / Ballyshannon Bypass

The N15 Bundoran / Ballyshannon Bypass project consisted of design and construction of approximately 11km of 10.0m Wide Single Carriageway National Primary Road, 1.0km of single 2-way carriageway at...

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N15 Bundoran / Ballyshannon Bypass
N6 Athlone Relief Road Overlay & Rehabilitation 2010

The project involves the upgrading and overlaying of the existing pavement on a 12.7 km section of the N6 National Primary Route, a 100kph dual carriageway in an semi-urban environment with high...

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N6 Athlone Relief Road Overlay & Rehabilitation 2010
Firhouse Road Realignment – Contract B

The Firhouse Road Realignment Contract B involved the realignment and reconstruction of 1.5 km of urban road. The new alignment consisted of a 10.5 m wide carriageway, 2.0 m grass verges, 1.75 m...

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Firhouse Road Realignment – Contract B
A855 Portree to Staffin - Phase III - Isle of Skye (Scotland)

The project consists of the widening of an existing single track road into 6m wide two lane single carriageway road.  Works also include the removal of 7 cross carrigeway culverts and replacement...

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A855 Portree to Staffin - Phase III - Isle of Skye (Scotland)
A92 Eden Bridge Drainage Works

Carriageway and drainage works carried out on the A92 in Fife from the Eden Bridge southbound. Earthworks to strengthen carriageway foundations. It involved excavations up to 2-3m deep and...

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A92 Eden Bridge Drainage Works
N17 Realignment at Castletown

The scheme is located on the N17 and commences approximately 5km north of the town of Tuam and runs northwards for a distance of 2km. The contract encompasses a single carriageway realignment of...

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N17 Realignment at Castletown
Sligo General Hospital - Ring Road Contract

The Sligo General Hospital – Ring Road contract is designed to provide for a ring road, within the hospital site, to facilitate future development at Sligo General Hospital. Site clearance...

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Sligo General Hospital - Ring Road Contract
A861 Drynie Hill (Killochmoidart)

This Project consists of the construction of a two lane single carriageway by widening the existing single track road, with associated earthworks, road construction and drainage works. Wills Bros...

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A861 Drynie Hill (Killochmoidart)
N17 Carrownurlaur Bends

The road scheme consists of the following elements: Approximately 1.4km of Type 1 Single Carriageway – 7.0m carriageway, 2 x 2.5m hard shoulders and 2 x 3.0m verges; 2 At Grade Junctions...

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N17 Carrownurlaur Bends
B9006 Culloden Road Widening

The Works consist of improvements to the existing B9006 including widening of 450m of Culloden road from two to four lanes as well as the construction of two linked signalised junctions to the...

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B9006 Culloden Road Widening
N72 Carrig - Castletownroche Realignment Scheme

The works are located on the N72 National Primary Route between Mallow and Fermoy in North Cork. The works are Employer designed, comprising 2.7km of single carriageway road, involving new bridge...

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N72 Carrig - Castletownroche Realignment Scheme
Thomas Street | James Street Quality Bus Corridor

  QBC Enhancement Scheme, requiring retrofit of approximately 1km of Bus Lanes, extension of existing Bus Lanes, general improvements to roads, footpaths and cycle paths, new and upgraded...

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Thomas Street | James Street Quality Bus Corridor

EARTHWORKS

Blacklaw Windfarm Extension Phase 2

Project Overview: • Approximately 8km of 5m wide ‘floating’ access tracks, turning heads and hard standings, constructed in areas of peat and forestry. • Construction and...

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Blacklaw Windfarm Extension Phase 2
N11 Arklow to Rathnew – Earthworks Subcontract

The N11 contract involved the construction of 16.5km of new dual carriageway along with associated link roads and junctions between Arklow & Wicklow. Once completed it will connect the N11...

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N11 Arklow to Rathnew – Earthworks Subcontract
Project Rock

The development site was a Greenfield site located at Monksland, County Roscommon. The Proposed facility consists of a new pharmaceutical manufacturing plant, incorporating a single storey...

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Project Rock
Microsoft Campus Development

The Development is for a new Campus for Microsoft located within the existing South County Business Park, Leopardstown, Dublin 18. The Enabling works consisted of erection of 800m of timber hoarding...

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Microsoft Campus Development
M3 Clonee to North of Kells Earthworks

The M3 motorway is the largest PPP motorway project undertaken in Ireland. Wills Bros Ltd was engaged as the specialist earthworks contractor by the main contractor for 32km (over 50%) of the project...

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M3 Clonee to North of Kells Earthworks
M50 Upgrade Scheme Contract 1

The M50 Upgrade Scheme involved the provision of a third lane in each direction and the change of all signalized grade separated interchanges to fully free-flow junctions. Contract 1 involved the...

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M50 Upgrade Scheme Contract 1
Holmestown Waste Management Facility Landfill Cell Development Phase 2

The Phase 2 works consist of the construction of engineered landfill cells with a footprint area approximately 17,500 m². Works will include excavation of 77,000 m³ insitu clay material...

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Holmestown Waste Management Facility Landfill Cell Development Phase 2
Shewalton Landfill Development Phase 4 Cell Construction, Capping Works and Construction of Access Road

The works comprise of the development of part of the Shewalton Site for use as a new landfill containment cell, capping an existing filled cell, construction of a surface water drainage system and...

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Shewalton Landfill Development Phase 4 Cell Construction, Capping Works and Construction of Access Road
Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm – Enabling Works for the 110 KV Substation Compound

The Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm is located approximately five kilometres south east of Strokestown, Co. Roscommon in the Doughill Forest on Sliabh Bawn Mountain.  Upon completion, the windfarm will...

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Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm – Enabling Works for the 110 KV Substation Compound

WATER AND SEWERAGE

Carlow Town Surface Water Drainage Scheme, Flood Relief Scheme Phase A and Water Conservation Project Phase 2

Upgrading of the existing sewerage network by constructing new storm and foul sewer lines, surface water and overflow chambers and pumping stations around the town of Carlow.   Watermain...

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Carlow Town Surface Water Drainage Scheme, Flood Relief Scheme Phase A and Water Conservation Project Phase 2
Clonshaugh Foul Sewer Pipeline Diversion

This Zero Risk Project involved the installation of over 560meters of 1200mm concrete S&S pipeline up to 6.7m depth in order to divert a section of the existing North Fringe Foul Sewer Pipeline...

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Clonshaugh Foul Sewer Pipeline Diversion
Youghal Main Drainage Scheme | Drainage Network Contract

The project is an upgrade of the existing drainage network in Youghal. The Drainage Network Contract includes installation of new gravity sewers, rising mains and outfalls, the upgrading of existing...

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Youghal Main Drainage Scheme | Drainage Network Contract
Limerick City Water Conservation Project - Watermains Rehabilitation -Works Package 2

The construction, installation, testing and commissioning of approximately 11.1km of watermains, including all valves, fittings, anchors blocks, connections and reinstatement works.

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Carysfort - Maretimo Stream Improvement Scheme

The Carysfort Maretimo Stream has caused a number of severe flooding incidents in the past decade. The most recent flooding events have occurred on the 17th July 2007 and the 2nd July 2009. The...

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Carysfort - Maretimo Stream Improvement Scheme
Bruce Street Bridges | Newcombe Drive & Cheney Manor Flood Alleviation Works Contracts | Swindon Borough Council

Works to Bruce Street Bridges and Newcombe Drive include realignment of carriageways and footways to improve traffic flow and traffic capacity. At Bruce Street Bridges, four roundabouts that are...

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Bruce Street Bridges | Newcombe Drive & Cheney Manor Flood Alleviation Works Contracts | Swindon Borough Council
Dunfermline Flood Prevention Scheme Phase 2

The Dunfermline Flood Prevention Scheme is a major construction project in the south west of Dunfermline designed to protect properties from flood flows in the Lyne and Tower Burns. Construction is...

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Dunfermline Flood Prevention Scheme Phase 2
A92 Eden Bridge Drainage Works

Carriageway and drainage works carried out on the A92 in Fife from the Eden Bridge southbound. Earthworks to strengthen carriageway foundations. It involved excavations up to 2-3m deep and...

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A92 Eden Bridge Drainage Works
River Fergus (Lower) Certified Drainage Scheme

The project involves the construction of flood defences, associated interceptor sewers and three storm water pumping stations along the banks of the River Fergus in Ennis Town from Bank Place Bridge...

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River Fergus (Lower) Certified Drainage Scheme

WASTE AND ENERGY

Blacklaw Windfarm Extension Phase 2

Project Overview: • Approximately 8km of 5m wide ‘floating’ access tracks, turning heads and hard standings, constructed in areas of peat and forestry. • Construction and...

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Blacklaw Windfarm Extension Phase 2
Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm – Enabling Works for the 110 KV Substation Compound

The Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm is located approximately five kilometres south east of Strokestown, Co. Roscommon in the Doughill Forest on Sliabh Bawn Mountain.  Upon completion, the windfarm will...

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Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm – Enabling Works for the 110 KV Substation Compound

INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL

Blacklaw Windfarm Extension Phase 2

Project Overview: • Approximately 8km of 5m wide ‘floating’ access tracks, turning heads and hard standings, constructed in areas of peat and forestry. • Construction and...

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Blacklaw Windfarm Extension Phase 2
Project Purple Glanbia IDA Science & Technology Park

Enabling works contract for a new dairy plant on a 15 acre Greenfield site located at Belview, Co. Kilkenny for Glanbia. The proposed facility consists of a comprising milk intake, wet processing...

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Project Purple Glanbia IDA Science & Technology Park
Project Rock

The development site was a Greenfield site located at Monksland, County Roscommon. The Proposed facility consists of a new pharmaceutical manufacturing plant, incorporating a single storey...

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Project Rock
Microsoft Campus Development

The Development is for a new Campus for Microsoft located within the existing South County Business Park, Leopardstown, Dublin 18. The Enabling works consisted of erection of 800m of timber hoarding...

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Microsoft Campus Development
Howth Syncrolift Boatyard Environmental Remediation Works

Construction of Pumping station Provision of motorised penstocks and grinder Provision of water supply cabinets Alarm system for plant and equipment Sump pumps in bund areas Duty/standby...

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Howth Syncrolift Boatyard Environmental Remediation Works
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...

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IRISH GYPSUM LTD. PRODUCTION STRIPS
Lisheen Mine Tailings Dam – Stage 2

This contract involved the raising of the existing Tailings Management Facility (TMF) for the lead and zinc mine by increasing the height of the dam around its perimeter on its downstream. The raise...

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Lisheen Mine Tailings Dam – Stage 2
Sligo General Hospital - Ring Road Contract

The Sligo General Hospital – Ring Road contract is designed to provide for a ring road, within the hospital site, to facilitate future development at Sligo General Hospital. Site clearance...

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Sligo General Hospital - Ring Road Contract
Annan Industrial Estate

Wills Bros Ltd have been contracted to build the Annan regional Park Industry Project. The site is located on Stapleton Road, Hospital Road and the A75 and is located in Annan, Dumfries and Galloway...

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Annan Industrial Estate
Inverness West Link Stage 1 and the Canal Parks Enhancement

Works at the Inverness West Link include: The construction of Roads and Bridgeworks from Holm Roundabout (B862 Dores Road) to A82 Glenurquhart Road comprising approx. 2.2km of 7.3m wide single...

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Inverness West Link Stage 1 and the Canal Parks Enhancement

LANDFILL

Kinsale Road Landfill - Contract 10 (Landfill Capping)

The project involves capping approximately 90,000ms of landfill at Kinsale Road, Cork. The work take place in 2No capping phases (10a and10b) in 2010 and 2011. The works include all permanent and...

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Kinsale Road Landfill - Contract 10 (Landfill Capping)
North Kerry Landfill

The project involved the permanent cap of 2 no. landfill cells and the construction of 2 no. new landfill cells. The main elements of the capping works included 20,000m2 of regulating of existing...

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North Kerry Landfill
Holmestown Waste Management Facility Landfill Cell Development Phase 2

The Phase 2 works consist of the construction of engineered landfill cells with a footprint area approximately 17,500 m². Works will include excavation of 77,000 m³ insitu clay material...

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Holmestown Waste Management Facility Landfill Cell Development Phase 2
Shewalton Landfill Development Phase 4 Cell Construction, Capping Works and Construction of Access Road

The works comprise of the development of part of the Shewalton Site for use as a new landfill containment cell, capping an existing filled cell, construction of a surface water drainage system and...

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Shewalton Landfill Development Phase 4 Cell Construction, Capping Works and Construction of Access Road

LEISURE AND PUBLIC AMENITY

River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme - Seapoint Court Section

The main work items on the project consisted of the construction of a reinforced earth embankment with 11m long "cut-off Sheet pile wall" within this embankment and a 90m long Sheet Piled...

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River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme - Seapoint Court Section
Smithfield Improvement Scheme – Phase 2

These works involved site clearance, the completion of Landscaping and amenity value of the North end of Smithfield through the construction of a Terraced lawn complete with seating benches and...

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Smithfield Improvement Scheme – Phase 2
Carysfort - Maretimo Stream Improvement Scheme

The Carysfort Maretimo Stream has caused a number of severe flooding incidents in the past decade. The most recent flooding events have occurred on the 17th July 2007 and the 2nd July 2009. The...

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Carysfort - Maretimo Stream Improvement Scheme
Mallow Streetscape & Urban Regeneration Project

The scheme consisted of the realignment and resurfacing of the junction and approaches of the N72 and Davis St in addition to resurfacing works to Bridewell Lane and St Joseph’s Rd, Mallow. The...

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Mallow Streetscape & Urban Regeneration Project
STEPASIDE ALL WEATHER PITCH

The contract involves the construction of an all weather pitch to accommodate both GAA and soccer on 13,395m2 of 3rd generation synthetic turf at the Eight Acre Field in Stepaside, Co...

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STEPASIDE ALL WEATHER PITCH
Thomas Street | James Street Quality Bus Corridor

  QBC Enhancement Scheme, requiring retrofit of approximately 1km of Bus Lanes, extension of existing Bus Lanes, general improvements to roads, footpaths and cycle paths, new and upgraded...

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Thomas Street | James Street Quality Bus Corridor
Inverness West Link Stage 1 and the Canal Parks Enhancement

Works at the Inverness West Link include: The construction of Roads and Bridgeworks from Holm Roundabout (B862 Dores Road) to A82 Glenurquhart Road comprising approx. 2.2km of 7.3m wide single...

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Inverness West Link Stage 1 and the Canal Parks Enhancement

MARINE AND COASTAL

River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme - Seapoint Court Section

The main work items on the project consisted of the construction of a reinforced earth embankment with 11m long "cut-off Sheet pile wall" within this embankment and a 90m long Sheet Piled...

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River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme - Seapoint Court Section
Carysfort - Maretimo Stream Improvement Scheme

The Carysfort Maretimo Stream has caused a number of severe flooding incidents in the past decade. The most recent flooding events have occurred on the 17th July 2007 and the 2nd July 2009. The...

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Carysfort - Maretimo Stream Improvement Scheme
River Fergus (Lower) Certified Drainage Scheme

The project involves the construction of flood defences, associated interceptor sewers and three storm water pumping stations along the banks of the River Fergus in Ennis Town from Bank Place Bridge...

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River Fergus (Lower) Certified Drainage Scheme

SPECIALIST SERVICES

Wick Drain Installation

Wills Bros Ltd., are the only Irish contractor providing wick drain installation services. Examples of previous projects N5 Scramoge to Cloonmore Road Realignment (50,000m) St. Johns...

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Wick Drain Installation
Pavement & Surfacing

In addition to self sufficiency in earthworks we also own and operate a Benninghoven MBA 2000 mobile asphalt batching plant. This a 200 tonne per hour plant capable of producing the full range of...

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Pavement & Surfacing
Subbase Laying

Wills Bros Ltd., were the first Irish Contractor to equip their grader fleet with ATS Blade control systems for accurate and efficient laying of subbase and capping layers. In addition to carrying out...

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Subbase Laying