Sean Heuston Bridge Refurbishment
Client: Railway Procurement Agency
Engineer: Railway Procurement Agency
Architect: N/A
Value: c. €4M
Period: May 2001 - March 2002


The scope of the contract included;

  • Cleaning and refurbishment of the cast iron bridge and granite features
  • Temporary support of the entire structure from rock bearings piles anchored in the River Liffey bedrock
  • Removal of old and the placing of four new girders
  • Construction of the new deck with LRT pedestal tracks with associated stray current connection mats
  • Temporary division of ESB cables away from the structure and replacement in the re-constructed bridge deck