Project Description

Dublin City Council/Irish Water
Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare

Construction of a new Sludge Treatment Facility within the Ballymore Eustace Water Treatment Plant.

Key Elements

  • Excavation and removal off site of over 30,000m³ of material from a confined site within the critical live plant
  • Construction of 3 No. 5m high above ground reinforced concrete settlement tanks and below ground attenuation tank
  • Construction of a large reinforced concrete raft foundation, perimeter retaining walls and column pads
  • Building envelope of a portal steel framed structure, Kingspan roof and wall cladding, external glazing and doors
  • 90min intumescent painting to all steelwork, firestopping, internal metal sandwich panel walls, glazing, stud partitions and doors
  • Installation of all surface water drainage and foul sewers of varying pipe diameters, connections and manholes
  • Installation of new services including watermains, public lighting and ducting
  • Installation of permanent sheet piles to facilitate the construction of the new building on a confined site
  • Tarmacadam carpark and paving works to replace an existing cobble lock roadway