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Gas Pipeline to Great Island Power Station

  • Project Type Gasline
  • Client Board Gáis Networks
  • Company Involvement The Gas Pipeline to Great Island project was awarded to SICIM/Roadbridge JV in September 2012. SICIM/Roadbridge undertook the role of Main Contractor and PSCS for the construction of the pipeline.
  • Form of Contract IEI Civil Engineering Construction 3rd Edition with BGE Amendments
  • Dates September 2012 - October 2013
  • Location Co. Wexford, Ireland



Key Features

  • Construction of 46km of 406.4mm OD Steel, to EN10208-2, Gas Pipeline
  • Pipeline Design Pressure: 85 bar G
  • 1075m Horizontal Directional Drill Crossing of the River Barrow
  • Construction of 3 new Above Ground Installations (AGI's)
  • 9 no. Trenchless Crossings including 2 railways, 4 rivers & 3 roads
  • 34 no. road crossings
  • Traffic management at road junctions
  • Collaboration with all Local Authorities, Services Providers, and Landowners