N21 Cullinagh to Killarney Pole

Project Details
Works involved the upgrading ?of a 1,835m section of the N21 National Primary Road. The contract included planing, regulating and applying binder coarse on existing surface and side junctions to achieve tolerances appropriate for the application of hot rolled asphalt. Traffic management was crucial to ensure the least possible disruption throughout construction, this included traffic calming, road lining, signage and studs, drainage, safety barriers, public lighting etc.

Main Quantities

  • Earthworks ? 5000m3
  • Drainage ? 1000m (225-300mm dia carrier drain) along? with associated Manhole & Gullies
  • Topsoiling & Grass seeding ? 4040m2
  • Paving/Surfacing ? 20,200m2 (Base Course, Binding Coures, HRA)
  • Traffic Calming Islands ? 11no. (420m2)
  • Pre- Cast Kerbing ? 240m
  • Insitu Kerbing ? 267m
  • Concrete Footpath ? 420m2
  • Road Lining ?? 6275m
  • Signage
  • Ducting ? 285m
  • Public Lighting ? 10no. Columns
  • Crash Barrier ? 170m
  • Accomodation Works


Limerick County Council

Client Representatives

Malachy Walsh and Partners


August 2011 – December 2011

Contract Value

? 850 000


Newcastle West, Co Limerick


January 22, 2021