Stone Arched Bridge Restoration Works

About This Project

Awarded the package by Waterways Ireland for the strengthening repairs to two separate stone arched bridges on the River Barrow.

The scope of works included;

  • installation of concrete aprons to the abutments and wing-walls.
  • dismantling, cleaning and reconstruction of stone parapet walls, abutments, wing-walls and cut-waters.
  • repointing to the arch barrels and abutments.

A temporary arch support was used throughout the works. All repointing was completed using traditional building techniques and methods with the lime-mortar mix NHL 3.5.

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