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Tolka Quay Road Widening

  • Project Type Roads / Bridges
  • Client Dublin Port Company (DPC)
  • Company Involvement The project involved widening of the existing outbound carriageway of Tolka Quay Road to allow 2 lane traffic.Works undertaken by Roadbridge as part of the Roadbridge Keating Joint Venture.
  • Form of Contract NEC3 Option B – Client Design
  • Dates February 2017 – November 2017
  • Location Dublin, Ireland

Key Features

  • Working in live traffic environment and maintaining the main arterial road which conveys the majority of Dublin Port Traffic
  • The Port’s Common Oil Pipelines and Salt Water pipes run adjacent to the Tolka Quay Road outbound carriageway and which are protected from traffic by a concrete barrier
  • Remove sections of existing grass median
  • Install new road edge kerbing and drainage
  • Remove existing road surfacing and resurface
  • Modify and extend existing road culvert
  • Install new road markings
  • Also included was detailed coordination with Port Maintenance and service, common oil Pipeline engineering managers to ensure port cargo and operations remained in service and uninterrupted throughout the works.