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N18/N19 Ballycasey to Dromoland Road Improvement Scheme

  • Project Type Roads / Bridges
  • Client Clare County Council
  • Company Involvement The N18/N19 Ballycasey to Dromoland Project was awarded to Roadbridge in August 2001. Michael Punch & Partners were responsible for the design of these two pedestrian bridges.
  • Form of Contract IEI 3rd Edition
  • Dates February 2001 - June 2003
  • Location Co. Clare, Ireland

This project comprised of 2 pedestrian footbridges, as follows:

Key Features

  • 45m clear span over N18/N19
  • Steel tubular arch with a suspended deck
  • Fully compliant ramps which incorporate tactile paving and wheelchair access
  • Piled foundations for one footbridge included 16 no. 290mm square concrete piles per abutment
  • Nominated for Irish Concrete Awards in 2006
  • Liscannor stone paving incorporated at abutment ends