PROJECTS

Braemor Road Enhancement Scheme

PROJECT DETAILS

Client: DunLaoghaire Rathdown County Council / NTA
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Value: €2.5 Million
Scheme: 1.6 Km

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council and the National Transport Authority (NTA) appointed J. B. Barry and Partners Limited as their consultant and lead designer on the Braemor Road Enhancement Scheme.

The Braemor Road Enhancement Scheme is a 1.6km urban renewal scheme to improve bus, pedestrian and cyclist facilities and reduce traffic speeds. The scheme includes, inter-alia, for the upgrading of cycle-ways, bus stops, footpaths, carriageway, landscaping, signage and road markings.

The scheme significantly improves facilities for cyclists and pedestrians, including mobility impaired and disabled and provide additional safety measures for all road users. The scheme was procured under the new form of government contract “Public Works Contract for Civil Engineering Works Designed by the Employer”. JBB were responsible for preparing the tender documentation, including specification, tender drawings, pricing document and Preliminary Health & Safety Plan.

According to a review by irishcycle.com the Braemor Road Enhancement Scheme was recently described as "not a million miles from perfection’