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roads and bridges

The Firm has significant experience in the design and supervision of both bridge and road projects. The Firm’s bridge projects range from large span steel and post tensioned concrete structures to single and multiple span masonry arch bridges. Clients include the National Roads Authority, local authorities and the private sector. Recent schemes have predominately been on regional routes, urban relief roads and traffic calming schemes.

Malachy Walsh and Partner has the in-house capability to design, manage and supervise all aspects of these projects. This experience includes such issues as:

Public Consultation

Route and Selection

Road design – vertical and horizontal

Junction design

Environmental issues



Conversation and Archaeological issues

Dealing with existing services

Land take

Roads on poor ground including bogs

Bridge inspection

Bridge assessment

Bridge repair, renovation and widening

Water management during bridge construction

Traffic Management plans

Bridge design

Geotechnical issues

Road Safety Audits

Speed Surveys

Project: Achill Sound Bridge, Achill Island, Co. Mayo
Client: Mayo County Council
Cost: £3.5M
Completion Date: September, 2008

Project: R619 Road Alignment at Downey’s Bridge, Co. Cork
Client: Cork County Council
Cost: €1.05Million
Completion Date: November, 2008

Project: Drumbiggle and Drumcliff Roads, Ennis, Co. Clare
Client: Ennis Town Council / Clare County Council
Cost: €1.2Million
Completion Date: July, 2008

Project: Lyneen Bridge and R398 Improvement Works
Client: Waterways Ireland
Cost: €2.5Million
Completion Date: April, 2009

Project: Owenacurra River Bridge, Midleton, Co. Cork
Client: Cork County Council
Cost: €1.3Million
Completion Date: January, 2009

Project: Youghal Bridge Strengthening, Youghal
Client: National Roads Authority
Cost: €1.4Million
Completion Date: April, 2007


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