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Current Vacancies

November 2017

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Roadbridge are happy to announce that we currently have vacancies for the following roles: Materials Controller, Section Engineer, Project Environmental Manager and a Site Engineer based in Scotland.

We are also looking to appoint a Senior M&E Engineer and a Quantity Surveyor based in England.

Please see our full story for more details on our current roles.

  

M17/N18 Flythrough

Sept 2017

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Minister Shane Ross has officially opened the M17/N18 Gort to Tuam Motorway on 27th September.  Roadbridge constructed the Northern Section of this new vital piece of infrastructure on behalf of Direct Route. 

Machinery Movers Magazine

July 2017

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The Roadbridge fleet at the new Center Parcs Longford project is featured in the July/August 2017 edition of Machinery Movers Magazine, and shows our extensive range of plant.

First Phase of Galway Wind Park Completed

June 2017

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The first phase of Galway Wind Park, consisting of 22 Turbines and with a total export capacity of 66 Megawatts, has been completed.

Tuam Cancer Care Charity Walk

May 2017

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Close to 1,000 people have taken their first steps on the new Tuam ByPass, all in aid of Tuam Cancer Care, thanks to the support of Direct Route and Roadbridge.

Dalry By-Pass Project Win

May 2017

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Farrans Roadbridge lands £38m Dalry bypass

Transport Scotland has named the Farrans/Roadbridge Joint Venture as preferred contractor for the A737 Dalry Bypass.

2017 Irish Construction Industry Awards

May 2017

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Roadbridge have won two prestigious awards at the 2017 Irish Construction Industry Awards, held on Tuesday 9th May 2017, at the Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin.  These awards included 'Civil Engineering Contractor of the Year.'

Center Parcs Meet the Supplier Event

May 2017

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Roadbridge would like to invite suppliers to attend a 'Construction Suppliers to Roadbridge' event at Cooney's Hotel, Ballymahon, Longford, on Tuesday 16th May 2017 from 17:00 to 21:00.  This event is to seek organisations intersted in supplying goods and services to the Center Parcs, Longford project.

Thirlmere Links Mains Project win for Roadbridge

April 2017

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United Utilities has picked an Irish contracting joint venture between Roadbridge and Farrans to deliver a major water mains building programme in West Cumbria, with construction work scheduled to begin mid-2017.

Limerick for Engineering 2017

April 2017

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Come and meet us at the Limerick for Engineering Showcase.
May 2nd, 6.00pm, Southcourt Hotel, Raheen, Limerick.  Discover more about interesting engineering careers, common to a diverse range of engineering organisations from the Mid-West, including Roadbridge.

Roadbridge CSR Data

April 2017

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Following the launch of the Business Impact Map for 2016 by Business in the Community Ireland, Roadbridge have synopsised our CSR Data over the period of 2015-2016, to highlight the postive impact we are having on the communities with which we interact. 

2017 CCS Awards

April 2017

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Roadbridge have won three awards at the 2017 Considerate Constructors Awards, which took place in Edinburgh and London, picking up our first gold award along the way. 

Business Impact Map Launch

March 2017

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New figures released by BITCI shows 56 companies in Ireland contributed over €32 million, and 227,144 hours volunteering, to charities and community groups in 2016 as part of their CSR engagement.  Roadbridge are proud to be involved as one of these companes

2017 Food Safety Professionals Awards

February 2017

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For the second year running, the Roadbridge Head Office Canteen has been awarded a Food Safety Professionals Association award at a ceremony in Dublin.

Centre Parcs Longford

February 2017

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Roadbridge are happy to annouce that we have been successful in our tender for the new Center Parcs Longford Forest Holiday Village, where the company has been awarded the infrastructure package.  Work is scheduled to begin on the project in May 2017. 

David Sloyan Appointment

February 2017

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Roadbridge are delighted to announce the recent appointment of David Sloyan as Director of Roadbridge UK Limited. David will direct UK operations from our UK Office at Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.

Dersalloch Wind Powers On

November 2016

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Dersalloch Windfarm, a 23 Turbine Wind Farm constructed by Roadbridge during 2015 & 2016 has officially been powered on, providing clean, green electricity to over 40,000 homes.

CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards 2016

November 2016

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The Athea Wind Farm has been annouced as Winner of the Energy & Carbon Category at the CEEQUAL Outstanding Achievement Awards 2016.  These prestigious awards only take place every three years, so this is a fantastic accolade for the project team.

Roadbridge/Aibel Pre-Qualify for Norwegian Road

November 2016

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Roadbridge, operating as part of the Roadbridge/Aibel Joint Venture have successfully pre-qualified for the E6 Kolomen to Arnkvern in Norway.  Four bidders have been selected to go forward to the tender stage.

Engineering Project of the Year Award

November 2016

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 The Corrib Onshore Gas Pipeline has been voted Engineering Project of the Year, it has been announced.  The project was undertaken by Shell E&P (Ireland) Ltd, RPS Group Ltd, Roadbridge Ltd, BAM and W&F JV and won out in the flagship category of the seventh annual Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards.

Leaders in Construction Article

October 2016

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The latest edition of the 'Irish Building Magazine' features Roadbridge Managing Director Conor Gilligan, as part of the 'Leaders in Construction' Interview Series.  Please click into the main article for the full story. 

Scottish Power Awards 2016

September 2016

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Roadbridge have won the 'Best Health & Safety' Award for our work on the Dersalloch Windfarm Project in Scotland, at the Scottish Power Excellence Awards, held in Glasgow.

Appointment of Ian Knowles

October 2016

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Roadbridge are delighted to welcome a new member to our UK team, with the appointment of Mr. Ian Knowles as ‘Country Manager, England & Wales.’

CECA Awards 2016

September 2016

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Roadbridge have won the 'Best Health & Safety Initiative' Award for our work on the Grangegorman Site Infrastructure & Public Realm Project in Dublin, at the inaugural CECA Excellence Awards, held at the Doubltree by Hilton Hotel in Dublin.

Sustainability Ireland & Galway Wind Park

August 2016

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The latest issue of Sustainability Ireland (Volume 7 August 2016) features an article about the recent success enjoyed by the Galway Wind Park Delivery Team at the Irish Construction Industry Awards, where the team, including Roadbridge, took home the 'Excellence in Sustainability' award.