Shetland Peat Store – Shetland Islands

precast hex panels
14February2012

Shetland Peat Store – Shetland Islands

Shay Murtagh Precast were awarded the contract to manufacture and deliver precast hex panels for reinforced earth walls in the Shetland Islands. The panels were 150mm thick and each weighed 0.9T. The retaining walls were constructed in two tiers with heights varying between 6 and 9m.The project was completed in two phases and 9000 panels were manufactured. This is one of the largest reinforced concrete retaining walls in the UK and Ireland with one peat store over 600m long and 17m high.

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Gillian Murtagh

Gillian is the Marketing Director for Shay Murtagh Precast. The company's problem solving capacities allow us to give off site solutions to once insitu contracts which in turn speeds up project completion.

Working in conjunction with all divisions of the company she challenges industry norms in marketing.
Gillian Murtagh

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