Category: Tunnel Segments

Corrib Gas Tunnel
15October2015

Corrib Gas Tunnel Project – Video

Each and every project we complete at Shay Murtagh Precast brings us satisfaction and drives us to improve, create and build our team for the next challenge. One of these challenges was Shell – Corrib Gas Tunnel project. The tunnel was one of the largest contracts completed in Ireland over the last number of years

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24July2014

Breakthrough at C310 Thames Tunnel Crossrail

On the 8th of May the last deliveries of tunnel segments left the Shay Murtagh Precast factory for the CROSSRAIL C310 site in London. This concluded just over 3,400 loads delivered to the site over a 2 year period. C310 – is contracted to HOCHTIEF Murphy Joint Venture (HMJV), and in September 2012 HMJV awarded

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tunnel segments delivery
08May2014

The last Tunnel Segments Delivery leaves for C310

Today the last truck deliveries of tunnel segments will leave our factory for the Crossrail C310 site in London. To date over 3,400 loads have been delivered from our manufacturing facility in Raharney to site.

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  • C310, Precast Concrete, Tunnel Segments
  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh  Posted on 08 May 2014  0 Comments
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New Tunnel Segments
04February2014

New Tunnel Segments Development on C310 Thames Tunnel

Widely and regularly reported is the size and scale of the Crossrail Project but somewhat less known is the adoption of new technology in the project in an effort to improve infrastructure maintenance and development in the future. As C310 Hochtief/Murphy Thames Tunnel (Plumstead to Woolwich) is the single tunnel drive for Crossrail under the

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03October2013

British Tunnelling Society Conference

Shay Murtagh Precast will be exhibiting and attending the British Tunnelling Society Conference taking place in The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Westminster London on 23rd & 24th October.

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Thames Tunnel
24July2013

Update – 13,600 Tunnel Segments for C310 Thames Tunnel

Shay Murtagh Precast’s project for Hochtief Murphy on the Crossrail C310 Thames Tunnel has been moving swiftly and another significant milestone was celebrated. Sophia – the first of two Tunnel Boring Machines – made its first breakthrough at the Woolwich Box Station on 15th May.

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  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh  Posted on 24 Jul 2013  0 Comments
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Thames Tunnel Segments
11February2013

1000 Concrete Tunnel Segments for C310

Today 11th February marks a significant milestone in the C310 Thames Tunnel Project with the production of the 1000th ring.

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Tunnel Segments for c310
11October2012

Precast Concrete Tunnel Segments for C310 Thames Tunnel

Joint Venture partners HOCHTIEF Solutions AG and J Murphy & Sons Limited (HMJV) have been appointed by state owned Crossrail to undertake the prestigious €220 million C310 Thames Tunnel Project. This project will see the construction of two tunnel’s with a total length of around 5.5 kilometers in southeast London and part of which runs

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  • Posted by William McGovern  Posted on 11 Oct 2012  0 Comments
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Tyne Tunnel
24February2011

Concrete Retaining Walls for the Tyne Tunnel Project

Late last year Shay Murtagh Precast were awarded the manufacture and supply of over 550 concrete retaining walls by Bouygues Travaux Publics. These precast retaining walls would be required to be assembled on site as part of the escape passage on the northbound tunnel of the New Tyne Crossing project.

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  • Posted by Fintan Moore  Posted on 24 Feb 2011  0 Comments
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