Cork County Council has also appointed EPS/Sorensen Civil Engineering JV for the design and build contract to upgrade Ballincollig Wastewater Treatment Plant at a cost of €3.23 million. This expansion will bring the capacity of the plant up to a population equivalent of 40,000 PE and will ensure compliance with the wastewater discharge license issued by the Environmental Protection Agency.
The council's representative on this project is Malachy Walsh & Partners Consulting Engineers in association with Jacobs Engineering. Site works are due to commence in June 2013, with a construction period of 12 months.
Front row (l to r): Cllr Noel Collins, Chairman Southern Division; Jim Palmer, EPS; Olaf Sorensen, Sorensen Civil Engineering; Katherine Walshe, Director of Service CCC
Back row (l to r): Barry O'Toole, EPS; John Lynch, EPS; Damien Smyth, Jacobs Engineering; Moira Murrell, Divisional Manager CCC; Martin Riordan, County Manager; Michael O'Sullivan, Malachy Walsh & Partners