Ballyhale Flood Relief Scheme

Ballyhale, Kilkenny, Flood Relief Scheme

Ballyhale FRS

Kilkenny County Council appointed DBFL Consulting Engineers in March 2020 to develop a sustainable flood relief scheme for Ballyhale. The scheme is funded by the Office of Public Works (OPW) as part of the €1bn national fund announced by Government in May 2018.

The objective of this project is the identification, design and construction of a Flood Relief Scheme, that is technically, socially, environmentally and economically acceptable, to alleviate the risk of flooding to the Community of Ballyhale.

There are 5 Stages to deliver the project:

  • Stage 1: Scheme Development & Design (Current Stage - commenced in March 2020)
  • Stage 2: Planning
  • Stage 3: Tender
  • Stage 4: Construction
  • Stage 5: Handover



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