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Newport Town Bridge Rehabilitation Works

Newport Town Bridge Rehabilitation Works

Client: Mayo County Council

Location:  Newport

Date:  August 2015- February 2016

Contract Value: € €160,000

The bridge is a three span steel structure in a west-east direction along the L14071 in Newport, Co. Mayo. A Railway Line originally ran under the structure.

The spans of the bridge are 11m, 10.30m and 15.80m. The Carriageway width is 6.26m. The structure consists of an alternate beam\truss arrangement. It is assumed that the structure originally consisted of a steel plate and steel trusses.

  • The works included
  • Installing steel supports (4 nol. Columns 219 CHS and 1 no. Beam 610x305ub)
  • Construction of concrete and foundations to the deck
  • Cleaning and painting of existing columns, beams and trusses
  • Building masonry walls
  • Plastering
  • Building Stone Walls
  • Traffing Management
  • Tree Felling