Cork City Bridge Repairs

[vc_row][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-12 vc_col-md-12"][vc_column_text]The contract involved the emergency remedial works to five bridges around Cork City. [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]Project Details: Blackash Bridge is a single span masonry arch structure running in a north-south direction along a local road over the Tramore River near the Kinsale Road Roundabout in Cork City. The works include: Water management Installation of tie bars Vegetation clearance Repointing Masonry repair Rebuilding of parapet and spandrel wall [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text]Curraheen Road Bridge is a single span masonry arch structure running in a east-west direction along a local road over the Two pot River in Curraheen, Cork City The works included: Water management Guniting Vegetation clearance Repointing Reinstallation of masonry bed lining [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text]Fitz’s Boreen Bridge is a two span masonry arch structure running in a north-south direction along a local road over the River Bride near Blackpool in Cork City. The works include: Water management Vegetation clearance Removal of debris Repointing Masonry repair Provision of scour protection [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space...

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Boora Office Fitout

[vc_row][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-12 vc_col-md-12"][vc_column_text]The works involved internal demolition and building alteration works at Bord na Móna's Procurement offices in Boora, County Offaly. The scope of works is described as follows:[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text] Strip-out, Demolitions & Alterations Elec & Data works Mechanical/ Plumbing & attendances Toilet Block Refurbishment Internal Walls/Doors/Decoration Floor Finishes Suspended Ceilings Blinds New Office Furniture [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text] Client Bord na Móna [/vc_column_text][qodef_separator type="full-width" color="#1d73be" border_style="solid" thickness="1"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Date March 2017 - July 2017 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Contract Value € 200 000 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row] ...

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Kilkenny City Pedestrian Bridge

[vc_row][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-12 vc_col-md-12"][vc_column_text]MEIC Ltd successfully completed the contract for the Construction of a Pedestrian Bridge over the River Nore in central Kilkenny. The Kilkenny City Pedestrian Bridge is located on Johns Quay and Bateman Quay.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]The project consisted of: Bridge steel fabrication Services diversions and site preparation works Piling and foundation construction Completion of bridge abutments Completion of bridge ramps and approaches Placement of bridge Finishing of bridge Lighting of bridge and ramps [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]MEIC Ltd commenced works on site at the end of August 2013 with the bridge being lifted into position on Sunday, 24th November 2014. The Lady Desart Pedestrian and Cycle Bridge in Kilkenny City was officially opened on Thursday, 30th January 2014 by Junior Minister of State, Alan Kelly, T.D.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_gallery interval="3" images="4408,4410,4411,4412" img_size="large"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text] Client Kilkenny Borough Council [/vc_column_text][qodef_separator type="full-width" color="#1d73be" border_style="solid" thickness="1"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Client Representatives URS [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Date August 2013 - 30 January 2014 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Contract Value € 473 555 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space...

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Lahinch Lifeguard Station

[vc_row][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-12 vc_col-md-12"][vc_column_text]Construction of a two-storey Lifeguard Station with care facilities, stores and wash facilities on the ground floor and an observation post and deck on the first floor.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]Scope of works included: Construction of a lightweight metal roof supported on a steel frame above the first floor level. Construction of a reinforced concrete frame below the first floor level External walls faced with high quality and durable local stone. Installation of service connections for water, drainage, power and telecom. Trenching and Reinstatement of the Lahinch Promenade carpar [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text] Client Clare County Council [/vc_column_text][qodef_separator type="full-width" color="#1d73be" border_style="solid" thickness="1"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Client Representatives Malachy Walsh and Partners [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Date February 2008 - November 2008 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Contract Value € 450 000 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4" offset="vc_col-lg-3 vc_col-md-3"][vc_column_text] Location Lahinch Promenade, Co. Clare [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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Kiskeam Social Housing Scheme

[vc_row][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-12 vc_col-md-12"][vc_column_text]Construction of extension to Kiskeam Social Housing in Cork consisting of 5 new 3-bed semi-detatched houses and associated works. Scope of works included:[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text] Earthworks 3000m3 Piled Foundations to all structures 5 New 3-bed Units Associated site works to units drainage, paths, walls etc Access Roads and Landscaping [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text] Client Cork County Council [/vc_column_text][qodef_separator type="full-width" color="#1d73be" border_style="solid" thickness="1"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Client Representatives Cork County Council [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Date November 2008 - November 2009 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Contract Value € 950,698 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/4" offset="vc_col-lg-3 vc_col-md-3"][vc_column_text] Location Kiskeam, Co. Cork [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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St. Buite’s National School

[vc_row][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-12 vc_col-md-12"][vc_column_text]MEIC were awarded the contract for the construction of St. Buites National School in Co. Louth. The project comprised the following works:[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text] Construction of a new bespoke architecturally designed single story 8 classroom national school Relocation and removal of temporary prefabs Demolition of existing school building and outbuildings and associated site works.   The new school building comprises of 8 classrooms, GP Hall, Library, Set Rooms, Offices, Multi-Purpose Room, Staff Room and Ancillary Accommodation with an area of 1,492sq.m.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]Phase one: Construction of a new single storey building, with an overall floor area of 1492m2 with: 8 classrooms Large GP hall Bespoke Library SET rooms Offices Multipurpose rooms Staff rooms Ancillary accommodation [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]Due to existing and surrounding properties, planning conditions stipulated high standard finishes such as: Natural slate roof finishes Cedar wood cladding Aluminium fenestration and cladding. [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]Phase two: Demolition of the existing school building, with on overall floor area of 750m2 within the summer months period, to allow change over from old to...

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Shannonpark Roundabout and Raffeen Junction Upgrade

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]MEIC completed the civil works for Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) and Cork Co. Council. The Shannonpark Roundabout and Raffeen Junction Upgrade is located on the N28 national road linking Cork City to Ringaskiddy and Carrigaline. The goal of the project was to facilitate improvements to the operational performance of the roundabout, provision for vulnerable road users and to facilitate a number of traffic calming measures to enforce a lower speed environment.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]The completed Shannonpark and Raffeen Junction works involved the following development: • Site Clearance works • Traffic Management • Removal of Vegetation and tree felling works • Construction of an additional lane on the N28 northern approach and an additional lane on the N28 Eastern approach at the Shannonpark roundabout • Removal of deceleration and acceleration lanes at the Raffeen Junction • Protection of existing Eircom ducting and communications cables • Replacement of existing public lighting lanterns with new LED lanterns • New storm sewers, gullies and manholes •...

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Lisheen Park Rapid Build Housing Scheme

[vc_row][vc_column offset="vc_col-lg-12 vc_col-md-12"][vc_column_text]In late 2017, The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform issued tender documentation for appointment of Contractors to a national multi-party framework agreement for the provision of rapid-delivery housing projects throughout Ireland. The Action Plan on Housing and Homelessness identified a need for houses to be provided under a Rapid-Build Housing Programme.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]MEIC successfully prequalified for inclusion on the framework and undertook a number of tenders in line with the delivery schedule.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]MEIC were successful in our bid to Limerick City & County Council to provide 16. No. new Design Build (DB) housing units at Lisheen Park, Patrickswell, Co. Limerick. Works commenced in January 2019.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text]The provision of rapid delivery housing, fully delivered for occupation (i.e. designed, constructed and/or manufactured, delivered, erected and completed and certified for occupation in accordance with the Building Regulations and Building Control Regulations) within the time frame indicated by the Framework Client.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="25px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column...

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Cork Airport Roundabouts

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The scope of works involved:[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Conduct pre- and post-condition surveys Shuttle systems & Temporary Diversions to facilitate the works Re-kerbing of existing roundabout & approaches, access aprons, footpaths, kerbing etc. Aesthetic improvement of the roundabouts Excavation of land adjacent to the existing road Drainage works Diversion and protection of assets of authorities, utilities and service providers Erection of signage and the application of road markings Traffic Management Landscaping, environmental and mitigation works Accommodation Works [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_gallery interval="3" images="4502,4503,4504" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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