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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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Digital Construction Week

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 01 Nov 2016
Digital Construction Week took place at the Business Design Centre in London this week. The show encompassed a conference, exhibition and seminars over two days featuring innovation and technology in the built environment. Shay Murtagh was proud to feature as part of the Digital Ireland stand where Liam McGovern, our Commercial Director spent time meeting
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GOAL Jersey Day

  • Posted by Laura Coyne
  • 26 Oct 2016
On Friday 14th October the Shay Murtagh team kitted out in their favourite club, county and country jerseys to support a great cause – GOAL Jersey Day. Jersey Day is GOAL’s flagship fundraising campaign and the Shay Murtagh team has been proud to support this important event for several years. A fantastic effort was made
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The Offsite Construction Show

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 25 Oct 2016
The Offsite Construction Show took place on the 12th and 13th of October at Excel London. Shay Murtagh were proud to exhibit at this exciting showcase of offsite construction methods, attended by the most prominent names in the UK’s building, construction, design and engineering community. Offsite also incorporates a comprehensive programme of CPD accredited seminars
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Richmond Street Bridge – Ashton under Lyne

  • Posted by Gillian Murtagh
  • 26 Sep 2016
Shay Murtagh Precast recently manufactured a number of precast concrete units for J Murphy & Sons, who were contracted to reconstruct Richmond Street Bridge at Ashton under Lyne. The work was carried out as part of Network Rail’s CP5 Structures LNW North programme, a series of targeted reconstruction and upgrade works to railway bridges in
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Park Farm Bridge

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 22 Aug 2016
Shay Murtagh Precast were contracted by Morgan Sindall to manufacture and deliver a number of precast units to Linlithgow in Scotland for the reconstruction of Park Farm Bridge. Park Farm Bridge is one of a series of bridges being rebuilt as part of the Edinburgh Glasgow Improvement Programme (EGIP), a Scottish Government funded investment worth
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Carter’s Bridge

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 14 Jul 2016
Shay Murtagh Precast were recently contracted by J Murphy & Sons to design and manufacture a number of precast concrete units for Carter’s Bridge Replacement in Garswood, St.Helens. The original bridge had fallen into disrepair and needed to be replaced to comply with current safety standards. The new design consisted of a steel composite bridge
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Shay Murtagh Supporting Westmeath Camogie

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 28 Jun 2016
Shay Murtagh Precast recognises the role that the business, the team and their contribution has to make to the wider community and takes its responsibility seriously. One of the core pillars of this ethos is Sport. The company believes that sport offers an excellent platform from which to positively impact the health and well-being of
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Sligo IT Engineering Expo

  • Posted by Sarah Buckley
  • 17 May 2016
Shay Murtagh Precast has recently had the pleasure of taking part in the Sligo Institute of Technology Engineering Expo. The Expo, which took place on the 5th May and was a valuable opportunity for engineering students to network with alumni and professional engineers, and interact with some of the Shay Murtagh Precast team. We were
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Alderton Road Bridge

  • Posted by David Drew
  • 05 May 2016
As part of Network Rail’s Great Western Electrification Programme, Shay Murtagh Precast recently manufactured and delivered a number of precast concrete units for the Alderton Road Bridge reconstruction works in Alderton, Chippenham to main contractor AMCO Rail. The project is part of a larger initiative to transform the railway between London and Oxford, Newbury, Bristol
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