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Forge Hill Cross, Kinsale Road, Cork, Ireland

Projects > Drainage

Castleconnell Sewerage Scheme

Construction of 2No. pump stations 9m deep, micotunnel lines, foul and surface water sewers

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Value : € 11,400,000
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White Young Green

General Description

This project involved the installation of 2No. pump stations 9M deep adjacent to the River Shannon using sheet-piled cofferdams and segmented concrete caissons. The project also involved the construction of 225mm - 525mm pre-cast concrete foul and surface water sewers, rising mains and water mains. The works were carried out in an urban sensitive environment in the centre of a busy tourist town.


  • 2No. pump stations 9m deep
  • Gabion protection scheme placed by Divers
  • Adjacent to the River Shannon
  • Sheet piled cofferdams
  • Segmented concrete caissons
  • 2Nr. Micro-tunnel lines under railway lines
  • 225mm to 525mm foul and surface water sewers
  • Rising and water mains

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