CIVIL Engineering

Finnerty Plant Hire have been involved with some of the largest Civil Engineering Projects carried out in the west of Ireland including N6 Ballinasloe to Galway Motorway, Mutton Island and The gas line from New Inn to Tyna Power plant

Finnerty Plant Hire have a large range of excavators, dumptrucks, compaction rollers, bulldozers specifically for heavy civil engineering works.

Finnerty plant Hire use GPS for setting out and quantifying material.

GPS and 3D Quantifying

GPS
The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a space-based global navigation satellite system that provides reliable location and time information.

featured projects

  • N6 Construction The N6 Galway to East Ballinasloe project has been developed as a Public Private Partnership.    
    The scheme extends 57.6 km, commencing in Galway with a roundabout at Doughiska, on the existing N6 dual carriageway, south of the R339, and terminating in Roscommon with a roundabout on the existing N6 at Beagh, east of Ballinasloe.
    The scheme comprises 56 km of dual carriageway with 1.6 km of single carriageway at its eastern end and 7 km of a single carriageway link to the Loughrea By-Pass.
    There are 4 grade-seperated junctions; at Glennascaul, on the N18; at Newford, south west of Athenry; at Carrowkeel, north of Loughrea and at Brackernagh, south west of Ballinasloe.
    The new N6 will allow traffic to bypass Oranmore, Craughwell, Loughrea, Kilreekill, Aughrim and Ballinasloe as well as providing direct access to Athenry. more
  • Gama Construction - Mayo to Galway Gas Line Finnerty Plant Hire works carried out:
    * Excavation
    * RockBreaking
    * Land Reinstatement for 18 km
  • Ascon - Mutton Island Galway Finnerty Plant Hire works carried out:
    * Ducting
    * Concreting
  • Enco - Precast underbridge Construction of haul access roads, drainage, accomodation works for the placement of precast underbridge.
    Finnerty Plant Hire works carried out:
    * Excavate access roads through poor land to give access for 150 tonne crane
    * Install drainage and deal with groundwater
    * Construct access road
    * Lift railway line
    * Prop highspeed broadband
    * Excavate for underbridge
    * Backfill and relay railway line
  • Pierce - Greenstar Waste Disposal Finnerty Plant Hire works carried out:
    * Excavation of cell pits
    * Filling
    * Site Services
    * Reinstatement
  • Pierce - UCG Engineering Faculty Finnerty Plant Hire works carried out:
    * Excavation
    * Services
  • Roadstone - New Quarry Carn, Roscommon Finnerty Plant Hire works carried out:
    * Form haul roads
    * Excavate to mantle rock
    * Construct tip for excavated c2 material
    * Construct berms

Project Focus

N6 Construction

The new N6 will allow traffic to bypass Oranmore, Craughwell, Loughrea, Kilreekill, Aughrim and Ballinasloe as well as providing direct access to Athenry.

  • 60km of Drainage
  • 3 Railway bridges
  • 3 over bridges
  • 1 Architectural Bridge
  • Berms on Motorway