Emergency Repair Works at the N71 Sparrograda in Co. Cork  


Client: Cork County Council

Programme: Jul 2016 – Jul 2016

Value: €0.1 million

Key Project Elements

  • Emergency Repair works were carried out on a 200m stretch of road at N71 Sparrograda 
  • Replacement of existing 600mm culvert with a 900mm culvert & headwalls 
  • Installation of a 2nd 900mm culvert including headwalls to accommodate future heavy rainfalls 
  • Set up traffic management & diversion routes while road was closed for duration of works 
  • Construction of a new safety bund along the verge, topsoiled & seeded 
  • Placement of 670m2 carriageway & tie into existing road surfaces 
  • All line marking & road studs reinstated 
  • The works were completed over a programme of 1 week

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