ESB Substation & IPPMV Switchroom
|Location||Tibohine Biopark, Ballaghdereen, Roscommon|
|Client||Dennany Reidy Consulting Engineers|
P&D Lydon were awarded the contract to build an ESB Substation and IPPMV Switchroom on the existing Biocore Site.
The project comprised of the following works;
- Excavation and removal of very soft peat to a depth of 3m and fill the resulting void with imported stone.
- The base/floor was poured as one individual pour with all ground floor duct channels shuttered and suspended in order to eliminate construction joints thereby eliminating weak points through with the high watertable could penetrate.
- The main structure was constructed with high strength blockwork, galvanised propritory doors and a insitu reinforced concrete roof under a standard cut roof construction.
- Site finished included pavement, paths and 1000m of ESB Ducting and permanent reinstatement including landscaping.