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Galway Wind Park: Site Investigation

  • Project Type Wind
  • Client SSE Renewables (Ireland) Ltd
  • Company Involvement A Roadbridge was appointed as the Main Contractor for this project in May 2013.
  • Form of Contract NEC Short Contract
  • Dates May 2013 – July 2013
  • Location Co. Galway, Ireland


As part of the overall Wind Farm development Roadbridge managed the site investigation for 4 of the proposed wind farms to allow detailed design to be completed for the 69 turbines, substation and access roads.


Key Features

  • PSCS for entire SI works
  • Coordinating testing and SI with the clients designer
  • Archaeological Monitoring
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Providing Access within constraints of EIS and Coillte
  • Site Investigation Works including: 66 No. Rotary Cores into Connemara Granite, 388 No. Trial Pits, 586 No. Dynamic Probes