Rowe Environmental 

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Project: Stage 3, Restoration and Capping Contract Killurin Landfill, Wexford, Ireland

Client: Killurin County Council

Contractor: Roadbridge Construction

Design, Procurement and Supervision Consultant: Enviros Consulting

Construction Quality Assurance: Rowe Environmental

Date: June 2006 - September 2006

Duration of Construction Works: 14 weeks

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Description: The work comprised:

  • general re-contouring the landfill waste
  • construction of a low permeability mineral liner from clay won from a local borrow pit, transportation to site, with compaction and quality control to EPA requirements
  • installation of perimeter bunds incorporating landfill gas extraction pipework, surface water/subsoil drainage pipework, and leachate drainage
  • installation of sub-soil drainage using a geocomposite filter and drainage void forming material (Pozidrain®)
  • importataion and grading to the required depth restoration sub-soil materials
  • geotextile and geocomposite (Enkamat® and Geogrid®) soil strengthening at all steep inclines
  • importation spreading and levelling of topsoil
  • grass seeding (Hydroseeding®).

Rowe Environmental were on site throughout, providing a full CQA service.


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