Weekly Updates

Traffic Management and Diversion Routes

Ward and Burke Construction Ltd. has a full time Community Liaison Officer on the contract who is available to address and queries or concerns in relation to the works.

Contact details: Eimear O'Brien 086 1036300.

Details of upcoming works:

Location

Start Date

Duration

Planned Works

Traffic Management


South Quay (South Quay/ Harbour Rd Junction to Car Parking Spaces on South Quay Harbour  )
 

28th November
 
18 Weeks
Mobilisation of Tunnelling Site to South Quay
 


Road closure at Harbour Rd/South Quay Junction (No left turn from Harbour Rd onto South Quay)

Single lane in place, west of Harbour Road, and traffic will be controlled east of the junction and along Harbour Road itself using traffic lights
 

Old Wall Board Plant (New Wastewater Treatment Plant site)

28th November 2022

 

1 Weeks
 
 
3 Weeks

Sheet piling at the Inlet Pumping Station


Upgrading Revetment 
 

N/A
South Quay –
(South Green Junction to Bridge Junction)
 
7th November 2022
 
10 Weeks  
 
Sheet Piling to assist with Wicklow County Council’s Flood Relief Scheme 
 

Single Lane Closure between South Quay Junction and Harbour Road

 
Riverwalk
(Arklow Bridge to Bandstand Car Park)
 
17th October 2022
 
6 months
 
Trial holes, service diversions, pipelaying works
 
Temporary & intermittent closure of one traffic lane & suspension of some car parking spaces
 
Bandstand Car Park 26 September 2022 8 weeks Access and egress of construction vehicles Temporary suspension of approximately 10Nr parking spaces near public toilets

Riverwalk and Alps

(Bandstand Car Park to Alps)

26 September 2022 9 months Trial holes, service diversions, pipelaying, construction of tanks, construction of retaining wall.  
 
Closure of riverwalk between Bandstand Car Park & Alps. No access to Riverwalk from the Coomie
 
Arklow Bridge (South) 5 September 2022 5 months Bridge strengthening works & pipelaying 
 
Site access to river will be created opposite Asian Harvest and on the River Walk  
 
North Quay and Mill Road

29 August 2022

4 January 2022

14 weeks

12 months

Connection of Shafts –Drive 2 – 100% Complete Drive 3 – 100% Complete – Drive 4 -95% Drive 5 – 10%
Tunnel Shaft Complete – connection to be completed   

Road Closure from the T-Junction at The Lighthouse Apartments, Arklow Marina Village to the T-junction at North Quay Mill Road (Local Access Maintained)
North Pier 16 May 2022 12 months Stockpile Rock Armour for Revetment Works
 

North Pier Closure (No access beyond Wastewater Treatment Plant Site Entrance)

Same as above

South Quay (Harbour Rd Junction)

8 August

5 months

Tunnel Shaft Complete – connection to be completed

Road closure at Harbour Rd/South Quay Junction (No left turn from Harbour Rd onto South Quay)

Single lane in place, west of Harbour Road, and traffic will be controlled east of the junction and along Harbour Road itself using traffic lights

Ferrybank Roundabout Structure 37 2 August 2022  
 
12 months
 
Manhole construction, pipelaying & associated works N/A 
 
Old Wall Board Plant (New Wastewater treatment plant Site)
 
27 Sept 2021
 
3 years  
 
Construction of the Wastewater Treatment Plant
 
Increased levels of construction vehicles