Wetlands Remediation in Co. Waterford   


Client: Waterford County Council

Programme: Oct 2011 – May 2013 

Value: €3.1 million

Key Project Elements

  • The works were carried out in 3 different sites in Co. Waterford 
  • The areas were: Kilmacleague, Castletown wetlands & Ballygunnermore wetlands 
  • The sites were remediated to an extent that would promote natural wetland rehabilitation 
  • Excavation of construction & demolition waste 
  • Temporary stockpiled the materials after processing to the relevant specifications 
  • Excavated material was recovered for re-use where possible 
  • All municipal waste was disposed of at the agreed licenced Waste Management facilities 
  • Construction of a new sea embankment using appropriate material recovered

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