Completed: May 2013 | Value: €6.5m
Lisheen II Windfarm is a Design and Build project for the Civil and Electricals works forming part of this Windfarm project for our client Vestas and the ultimate end user Bord Gais Energy. The Works involve the installation of approx 5km of new or upgraded granular access track on peat and clay in forest and agricultural lands.
The Works also include the construction of 12 granular hardstands and concrete foundations for 12 no 2MW V90 wind turbine generators. The foundations will comprise both gravity and piled construction, with diameters of 18m (gravity) and 15m diameter (piled) with concrete volumes of up to 400m3.
The project will also include the supply and installation of approx 9,500m of electrical cabling, fibre optic cable and earthing in ducted trenches. The completion of the works will include the connection into the existing substation at Lisheen.