Soil Nails at UB66 Rail Bridge, Clarecastle, Co. Clare
TAL was hired as a specialist sub-contractor by Coffey Construction to undertake the installation of Soil Nails / Ground Anchors for a UB66 Rail Bridge in Clarecastle, Co. Clare.
Works comprised of the supply and installation of 10 No. 7M long Soil Nails / Ground Anchors at an angle of 30 degrees to the horizontal, under a live old stone arched bridge using restricted access equipment.
These were subsequently anchored using nuts and plates and the exposed stone surface was Shotcreted.