M1 Dundalk bypass, Ireland

Opened in April 2004, the Dundalk Western Bypass scheme forms part of the strategic north-south road corridor Euroroute E01 connecting Dublin with Belfast.

Date : january 2011
Duration: 26 years
Client: Celtic Road Group (CRG) Dundalk

Project overview

It comprises a 53km motorway (2x2 traffic lanes) with 11 grade separated junctions, included a 350m span cable stayed bridge (Boyne River Bridge) and an open road toll system consisting of two toll plazas, one 12 lane plaza south of Drogheda and a second, 4 lane ramp plaza north of Drogheda.

30 000 vehicles/day, including 20% of HGVs.



Our missions

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

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