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Athea Phase II – March Winds Windfarm

  • Project Type Wind
  • Client SSE Renewables
  • Company Involvement Roadbridge was appointed as the Main Contractor for this project in August 2012.
  • Form of Contract FIDIC Design & Build Lump Sum Fixed Price
  • Dates August 2012 – February 2013
  • Location Co. Limerick, Ireland


The total output for this Windfarm is 34.35MW.This project is located close to the village of Athea, County Limerick, Ireland.


Key Features

  • Construction of 2.2km of new access tracks
  • Upgrading of 1.5km of existing access tracks
  • Construction of 9 no. 1.6 MW & 7 No. 2.75MW GE turbine bases
  • Construction of 16 no. hardstandings
  • Pour 5,500m3 of concrete and fix 550 tons of steel
  • 1.7km of public road upgrade
  • Earthworks, drainage, road construction, accommodation works, fencing and other ancillary works.