Drainage project - New Forest Golf Resort, Tyrellspass, Ireland
View project New Forest Golf Resort, Tyrellspass, Ireland
Partial drainage system of fairways connecting in to the existing main drain pipe work adding additional laterals as necessary. Slit drainage installed at 1 to 1.5 metre spacing

New Forest Golf Resort, Tyrellspass, Ireland



Contract Type:                    

Traditional IEI contract

Client:                                     Eassda Group
Company Involvement:   

Eassda Group awarded the contract to EGS in 2005.  EGS were the main contractors for the project.  Peter McEvoy, Sporting Concepts, were the Architects and ? were the Engineers for the roads and infrastructure.

Start / End Dates:              

February 2005 – March 2006

Project Description:           The contract comprised the following:
  • 170,000m3 of excavation
  • 2km of entrance road – 6m wide and associated services
  • Shaping of 35 hectares
  • 7km of drainage
  • 12km of irrigation pipe 160mm-0.05mm
  • Cultivation and seeding of 50 hectares

The development consisted of an 18 hole golf course, driving range, housing development and hotel site, covering approximately 60 hectares.