Location
Dublin
Status
In Progress
Investment
€21.7 million

News and Updates

Two week look-ahead for upcoming works in Malahide and Swords

Location Proposed Dates Duration Planned Works Traffic Management
Malahide: Bawn Grove, Parklands 14 – 25 September 2020 10 days Topsoil placement & seeding  in park area (weather permitting) None Required 
Malahide: Seamount Road/Seamount Drive 14 – 18 September 2020 5 days Site set up of compound None Required
Malahide: Seamount Road/Seamount Drive 21 - 25 September 2020 5 days Pipeline installation Stop and Go Traffic System

Ongoing Works

Malahide: Back Road to Bawn Grove

Pipeline installation works commenced at the Back Road and The Bawn Grove, Malahide on Monday 10 August 2020. These works will take 3 months to complete and includes the handover of the Parklands Area as the works area.

Works have progressed to the Parklands Area and will continue next week with topsoil preparation and seeding (weather permitting). Please see attached plans. We apologise for any inconvenience these works may cause.

Malahide: Back Road to Bawn Grove

Works are scheduled to commence at Seamount Road/Seamount Drive on Monday 14 September 2020. This includes setting up of the site compound, while excavation works to install  new pipeline is scheduled to commence at Seamount Road/Seamount Drive from Monday 21 September 2020.

Please see attached plans. We apologise for any inconvenience these works may cause.

Traffic Management

  • VMS Signage will be installed in Swords on the Malahide Road to advise motorists and stakeholders of the works.
  • Advanced traffic management warning signage will be in place and shared to AA Road Watch.
  • Working areas will be kept to a minimum to minimise traffic congestion.
  • Local and emergency access will always be maintained.

Stakeholder Engagement

These works will be carried out in phases and limited to short sections to reduce impact to businesses and residents. All residents, businesses and transport operators have been communicated with in relation to the works. The project team will endeavour to keep you updated as this project progresses.

John Craddock Ltd. has a Community Liaison Officer on the contract who is available to address and queries or concerns in relation to the works.

Contact details: Patrick Kenny 086 817 0421

Malahide: Bawn Grove - Works Area

What is involved?

  • As part of this project, Irish Water will construct approximately 2.5 kilometres of water main between Swords and the Seamount Reservoir in Malahide.

Benefits

  • Improve the security of the drinking water supply.
  • Safeguard the water supply to this area.

What are the next steps?

It is planned that works will commence in Malahide in early March 2020. Works will involve the upgrading of water mains on:

  • The Back Road
  • The Bawn Grove
  • Castlefield Manor Entrance
  • R124, The Hill
  • Seamount Road
  • Seamount Drive
  • Swords/Malahide Road

The Project Team will endeavour to keep you updated as the project progresses.

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