N87 Ballyconnell Relief Road
N87 Ballyconnell Relief Road

The N87 contract comprised the construction of 1.5 kms of new single carriageway with a combined cycleway & footway over the extent of the mainline, tying in at at-grade junctions on the N87 Belturbet & R205 Derrylin roads.

Associated works included the construction of the Woodford Bridge, a 36.5m single span integral bridge structure, constructed using precast, prestressed U beams (96t each) and reinforced concrete deck slab. The reinforced concrete abutments were constructed on contractor designed auger bored pile foundations.

Associated Works included:

  • Earthworks, including D&B of reinforced earth embankment
  • Retaining walls, including D&B of 2no. reinforced earth, reinforced concrete and gabion retaining walls
  • D&B of in-situ concrete culvert to accommodate existing Mill Race and river habitat works
  • Street Lighting
  • Masonry Walling, including relocation of Ballyconnell Demesne Wall & Gate Sweeps (Recorded Protected Structure)
  • Fencing, Safety Fencing & Parapet railings
  • Services
  • Drainage
  • Accommodation Works

N87 Ballyconnell Relief Road