Concrete Retaining Walls for Vicarage Road

  • Posted by Jim Leavy
  • 24 Feb 2011
Shay Murtagh Precast recently manufactured and supplied concrete retaining walls and wing wall units to Vicarage Road on behalf of Birse Rail. Shay Murtagh Precast also had design responsibility for these units. The stability checks, particularly sliding were the main design criteria. It was established early on that the use of reinforcement dowels through the

Bridge Beam Technical Manual Launched

  • Posted by William McGovern
  • 23 Feb 2011
It may have been noticed that Shay Murtagh Precast has launched our new Bridge Beam Technical Manual. This document contains the latest edition of span tables for bridge beam design calculation to Eurocode standards. This up to the minute design tool will be a staple to every engineer’s reference library and while it details beam

M50 Photo Gallery

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 27 Sep 2010
The widening of the M50 motorway around Dublin was one of the largest infrastructure projects under construction in Ireland over the past number of years. This project involved construction of 21 bridge structures, the upgrading of seven interchanges and the widening of 23km of motorway. Shay Murtagh Precast supplied the precast concrete to these bridge structures