Search

21/10/2021

Irish Rail appoint team to prepare Dart line for Maynooth and Leixlip

DART vital for Maynooth line says Stagg

Irish Rail appoint team to prepare Dart line for Maynooth and Leixlip

File Photo

 Iarnrod Eireann or Irish Rail has said that the contract for the multi-disciplinary consultancy team for the expansion of DART on the Maynooth Line and for City Centre Enhancements has been awarded. 

 The team will prepare designs, do Environmental Impact Assessments, prepare costings for the works budget and business case approval, manage Railway Order Process and prepare and evaluate tender.

SEE ALSO: Drehid windfarm turned down by Kildare County Council

 Labour’s Emmet Stagg said the team will play a pivotal role in developing the design and tender preparation for the project. 

In addition to providing DART to Maynooth and Leixlip, the project involves development and enhancements to City centre stations and network, resignalling from Maynooth to Connolly/Dockland and removal of the six level crossings along the Maynooth Line and provision of necessary bridge relief infrastructure.

SEE ALSO: more Kildare stories

 Mr Stagg said the project is  “vital” in delivering DART to Maynooth and Leixlip.

 

 

 

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.