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03November2017

Rogiets bridge in Caldicot, Wales has now reopened.

This is a project completed by Bam Nuttall where they contracted Shay Murtagh Precast to manufacture concrete units to replace the existing structure.

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28August2017

Brook Lane Bridge – Cheshire

Shay Murtagh Precast were contracted by J Murphy and Sons to supply precast concrete units for the Brook Lane Bridge project in Cheshire. The improvements are included in Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan to provide safer and more reliable services to the public. The replacement of the bridge will mean less future maintenance. The upgrade

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15August2017

LLandevenny bridge Monmouthshire, Wales

Bam Nuttall contracted Shay Murtagh to work on the replacement of the LLandevenny bridge in Monmouthshire, Wales. The bridge in question required demolition and complete reconstruction as it was too low to provide sufficient clearance for the instalment of overhead lines, which would enable new electric trains to operate. The bridge alongside a number of

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29May2017

4 geotechnical solutions for earth retaining structures – Geosystems

Shay Murtagh Geosystems specialise in creating cost-effective geotechnical solutions for earth retaining structures and arch bridges. Shay Murtagh lead the industry in devising and developing geotechnical engineering systems for use in large-scale civil projects. There products and processes have been successfully used in many locations across the UK, Ireand and in other parts of the

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27April2017

Hungerford Road Bridge – Opens 3 weeks ahead of schedule

Shay Murtagh Precast were contracted by J Murphy & Sons on their project as part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan. The plan which is to deliver a better, more reliable railway service for more than four million passengers that travel by train each day. The upgrade of the Hungerford Road bridge is part of

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21April2017

Newlands Cross Flyover picks up the Infrastructure award at the ICS 35th Annual Awards

The Irish Concrete Society’s 35th Annual Awards ceremony took place on the 8th of April 2017 in Croke Park. The event being one of the highlights in the construction industry’s calendar with 280 of the industry’s finest in attendance. With a total of 26 projects being nominated across the three main award categories, six of

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Whitley Junction - Bridge Beam - Coventry | A444 Bridge Edge Beam
03February2017

Bridge Beams for Costain Whitley Junction Improvement works in Coventry.

Shay Murtagh Precast were contracted by Costain to be their supplier for all precast units on the complex Whitley Junction Improvement works in Coventry. Costain carried out the works for Coventry City Council to remodel the junction on the A444, one of the busiest routes in Coventry. The project was undertaken to improve traffic flow

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Ordsall Chord - Bridge Beams - Manchester’s Victoria, Oxford Road and Piccadilly Stations
02February2017

Bridge beams and cill units for the Ordsall Chord works Northern Hub

Shay Murtagh Precast recently manufactured and delivered precast under ringing arches, bridge beams and cill units for the Ordsall Chord works being undertaken by the Skanska BAM JV on behalf of Network Rail. The project involves widening and refurbishment of existing Victorian viaducts and grade 1 listed structures along with the new structural steel and

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Chorley Wastewater Treatment - Settlement Tanks - Chorley
24January2017

Final Settlement Tanks for Chorley Wastewater Treatment Works

Shay Murtagh were recently contracted to design, manufacture, deliver and install three Final Settlement Tanks by C2V+, aCH2M and VolkerStevin joint venture, as part of upgrading the Wastewater Treatment Works in Chorley. Our technical design team completed drawings and 3D renderings for each of the tanks for C2V+ approval. Shay Murtagh Precast manufactured wall panels

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Upper Holloway Bridge - Cill Beams - North London
17January2017

Cill Beams for Upper Holloway Bridge North London

Shay Murtagh worked on the Upper Holloway Bridge throughout 2016. Over the Christmas and New Year period, Hochtief successfully completed the reconstruction of Upper Holloway Bridge in North London. The project is part of the electrification of the line between Gospel Oak and Barking and will result in an improved service with double the previous

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