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Ordsall Chord – Northern Hub

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 02 Feb 2017
Shay Murtagh Precast recently manufactured and delivered precast under ringing arches, bridge beams and cill units for the Ordsall Chord works being undertaken by the Skanska BAM JV on behalf of Network Rail.
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Chorley Wastewater Treatment Works

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 24 Jan 2017
Shay Murtagh were recently contracted to design, manufacture, deliver and install three Final Settlement Tanks by C2V+, aCH2M and VolkerStevin joint venture, as part of upgrading the Wastewater Treatment Works in Chorley.
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Government Sports Capital Programme

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 23 Jan 2017
Online applications are now being accepted for the Sports Capital Programme. €30m has been made available by the government to develop sports infrastructure around the country. The programme funds a wide range of sports facilities including elements such as training walls which are part of the Shay Murtagh product listing. Shay Murtagh Sport Walls are
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Upper Holloway Bridge

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 17 Jan 2017
Over the Christmas and New Year period, Hochtief successfully completed the reconstruction of Upper Holloway Road Bridge in North London. The project is part of the electrification of the line between Gospel Oak and Barking and will result in an improved service with double the previous capacity. Despite the strict timeframe, the installation team worked
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Hucknall Overbridge

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 06 Dec 2016
Shay Murtagh Precast recently completed a project for AMCO Rail to design, manufacture and deliver a number of precast concrete units for the Station Road Bridge reconstruction works in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire. The bridge was upgraded as part of Network Rail’s Railway Upgrade Plan to deliver reliable infrastructure to the British public. Shay Murtagh manufactured a
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OBC206 – Irish Rail

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 30 Nov 2016
Shay Murtagh were recently contracted by Irish Rail to manufacture and deliver a number of precast concrete bridge components for upgrade works on the Dublin to Cork line. The original bridge had fallen into disrepair and needed to be replaced with the new structure, OBC206. Shay Murtagh Precast manufactured the following units: 2 Type A
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Evans Concrete Products

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 24 Nov 2016
Shay Murtagh are delighted to announce that Evans Concrete Products have become the newest member of the rapidly expanding Shay Murtagh Group. Evans can trace their origins back over 100 years and are specialists in bespoke precast concrete solutions for a wide variety of market sectors. The expertise of the Evans team is apparent in
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Beresford Road Bridge – Cardiff

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 16 Nov 2016
Shay Murtagh Precast were recently contracted to manufacture and deliver a number of precast concrete units for Beresford Road Bridge upgrade works being undertaken by BAM Nuttall. Beresford Road Bridge, situated in Cardiff City Centre was targeted for refurbishment as part of Network Rail’s Upgrade Plan to electrify the South Wales Mainline. This will result
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St. Columba Students Visit Shay Murtagh HQ

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 14 Nov 2016
The Shay Murtagh team were delighted to welcome students from St Columba College yesterday for an in-depth tour of our state-of-the-art facility. The fifth-year students were given an exciting look behind the scenes of precast concrete design and manufacturing. The day consisted of an introductory presentation on the company’s history, capabilities and most illustrious projects,
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Hansfield Houses – Alcrete by Shay Murtagh

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 08 Nov 2016
Alcrete Building Systems, part of the Shay Murtagh Group are currently contracted to provide a range of system build houses in Hansfield, Blanchardstown.  Alcrete designed the structural components, manufactured, delivered and installed the precast structural walls for Newline Homes. The foundation units incorporated both a strip foundation and rising wall in a composite precast unit.
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