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Ballyhoura Windfarm Bases

  • Project Type Wind
  • Client Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
  • Company Involvement Roadbridge undertook the position of Main Contractor for the construction of the Wind Farmbases. Malachy Walsh and Partners are the Designers of the bases.
  • Form of Contract FIDIC Design and Build (Yellow Book)
  • Dates April 2017 – September 2017
  • Location Co. Cork, Ireland

Key Features

  • Construction of 6 no. gravity based WTG Bases for 6 no. siemens SWT-3.2-108 turbines with a hub height of 79.5m
  • Installation of ducting from WTG base to main collector circuit
  • Close working relationship and sharing of access roads with third party windfarm simultaneously under construction
  • Working in Forestry Site, along public roads, private fields and agricultural lands