N25 Waterford bypass

The N25 Waterford By-Pass scheme was designed to ease the traffic congestion in Waterford City by providing Waterford with a second major bridge over the Suir and allowing traffic on the N25 Cork–Rosslare route to bypass the city. 

Ireland
Waterford
Date : january 2011
Duration: 26 years
Client: Celtic road Group (CRG) Waterford

Project overview

The scheme opened in October 2009 and comprises approximately 23 km of dual carriageway, including a cable stayed bridge across the river Suir of approximately 475 m length. Two grade separated junctions and two at-grade roundabouts are included in the main by-pass. An open road toll system consisting of a 10 lane toll plaza is located just west of the Suir bridge.


175 000 vehicles/day, including 18% of HGVs.

Our missions

Main shareholder of the special purpose operation and maintenance company Midlink.
Technical assistance provider to its subsidiary.

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