North Down Coastal Path Improvements at Seahill
North Down Coastal Path Improvements at Seahill

The project comprised the Design and Build of a new DDA compliant bitmac coastal path and elevated walkway along a 200m length of the North Down Coastal Path at Seahill, Cultra, Co. Down.

Works included:

  • Site Clearance, including demolition of existing clifftop walkway on completion
  • Earthworks, including rock cutting of cliff to form path shelf
  • Auger boring and placing steel tubular piles to support elevated walkway
  • Erection of 1.8m wide elevated walkway
  • Reinforced concrete bank seats and retaining wall to support coastal path
  • Guard rails
  • Drainage
  • Rock Armour
  • Works completed in tidal conditions
  • Works were completed adjacent to designated Belfast Lough ASSI & SAC, with auger boring and placement of steel tubular piles monitored and controlled by Marine Mammal Observer