capital dock 13 August 2015

Capital Dock – Enabling Works

The proposed mixed development will consist of double basement, office and residential blocks ranging from 7nr – 23nr floors, in Dublin’s south docklands along Sir John Rogerson Quay. The enabling works to facilitate the construction of the blocks requires phased demolition and reconstruction of the existing basement structure.

Hegarty Demolition Ltd. commenced demolition works on site in October 2015, with programme completion date in April 2017. The value of this contract, which includes both phased demolition and civil works is in the region of €7m.

The scope of works incorporates the following operations;

  • Demolition of existing RC double basement box, retaining walls, columns and capping beam.
  • Temporary works to support existing perimeter secant piled wall.
  • Bulk excavation and disposal off-site.
  • Remedial works to retained bearing piles.
  • Drainage and site services installation.