M1 Northern Motorway (South Of The Boyne)
Client: Meath County Council
Engineer: Northconsult
Architect: N/A
Value: c. €80M
Period: October 2000 - June 2003

Description:

  • Construction of approximately 14kms of 2x2 lane motorway plus hard shoulders with 12km of side roads
  • Construction of grade separated interchanges at Gormanstown and Drogheda South.
  • Construction of 9 overbridges and 2 underbridges.
  • Contractor designed river and railway bridges.
  • Provision of tolling infrastructure comprising a toll plaza with five lanes in each direction, toll building, kiosks and tunnel.
  • Removal of mineral deposits and reinstatement of 30ha to agricultural use. Works carried out under exemptions from planning, waste permits and disposal licences.