Project Description

Liffey Valley
NRB Consulting Engineers
Liffey Valley Shopping Centre, Clondalkin, Dublin 22

Upgrading of the pedestrian, cyclist and vehicular facilities at the junctions and roundabouts surrounding the Liffey Valley Shopping Centre to allow for future expansion.

Key Elements

  • Installation of pedestrian lights at 18 No. locations in the area which include cyclist phasing
  • Alterations to existing phasing at 2 No. junctions to facilitate turning movements and pedestrians, this included new heads
  • Alterations to kerb lines and islands at junctions to facilitate the new crossing points and additional lanes
  • Installation of high friction surfacing at a number of locations with resurfacing of other junctions with high PSV stone
  • Service diversions carried out including watermain, gas main, traffic ducting, power and communications
  • Construction of new slip lane on Fonthill Road including all earthworks, drainage and all pavement layers
  • Construction of new footpaths and cycletracks which required extensive bulk earthworks to reshape existing side slopes
  • New roadmarkings and road signage erected throughout
  • Design and implementation of all traffic management including liaising with South Dublin County Council Traffic Division and obtaining T2 licences