Limerick Road Improvements

The works comprised of the construction of 2 No. roundabouts and ancillary works at the N21 junction and the R520 junction. The works also include the provision of a new wall and ancillary works. Traffic Management was an integral part of the project, and involved the design of detailed traffic management plans and drawings for busy urban areas throughout Limerick.

The overall project comprised of the following Work Locations:


Limerick City

  • Russel Rd (New Roundabout Construction)
  • Dooradoyle (2no. Pedestrian Crossings)
  • Ballysimon (1no. New stone boundary wall)


Limerick County

  • Newcastle West (New Roundabout Construction)

Main Quantities

  • Earthworks 2,000m3
  • Drainage 1,200m (225-300mm dia) along with associated Manhole & Gullies
  • Paving/Surfacing  3,000m2 (Base Course, Binding Coures, Wearing Course)
  • Retaining wall 150m2
  • Singage & Whitelining
  • Ducting 800m
  • Public Lighting 11no. Columns
  • Kerbing  690m
  • Concrete Footpaths 755m2
  • Splitter Islands  3no.
  • Accommodation Works
  • Topsoiling & Landscaping


Limerick County Council

Client Representatives

Malachy Walsh and Partners


September 2011 – April 2012

Contract Value

€ 450 000


Limerick County and City


January 22, 2021