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Irish Cement – Ringaskiddy Bulk Storage and Dispatch Facility

  • Project Type Industrial / Commercial
  • Client Irish Cement Limited
  • Company Involvement Roadbridge was appointed as the Main Contractor for this project in November 2004 and Malone O’Regan acted as the Engineers.
  • Form of Contract GDLA Form of Contract
  • Dates November 2004 – May 2005
  • Location Co. Cork, Ireland
  • Value €1 Million


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The project consisted of the construction of 1 No. 12.2m Ø by 39m high Dispatched Silo and 1 No. 12.2m Ø by 39m high Storage Silo and associated site works for the storage and distribution facility for Cementitous products for Irish Cement. The project is located at the deep water terminal at Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork.


Key Features

  • Construction of 2 no. 12.2m Ø Reinforced Concrete foundation bases for Silos including 100Tn of Bar reinforcement
  • 2800m of 305 x 240kg/m H piles driven up to 40m deep with over 250 no. sonic tested butt welds
  • R.C. yard slabs (1,000sq.m)
  • Petrol and Cement Interceptor
  • Construction of Operation Building
  • Construction of Truck wash and Weigh Bridge Facility
  • Construction of ESB Substation
  • Foul and Storm Drainage
  • Landscaping works
  • Access roads and boundary fencing