Public Realm Works

N80 & R445 Junction Improvement Works


Laois County Council


Atkins Ireland:


Portlaoise, Co. Laois

Construction on the N80 consisted of two 14m diameter concrete Roundabouts with associated new road & road alignment works, diversion of overheads, new public services, shared cycle & foot paths & new raised pedestrian crossing and traffic calming ramps on adjacent roads

Works on the R445 (old N7) involved new macadam roundabouts & road realignment with associated services, footpaths, pedestrian crossings, and traffic calming.

Works on both roads included public lighting, removal of existing traffic lights, macadam surfacing and line marking. Ancillary works included Traffic & Pedestrian Management, removal & relocation of Boundary walls, boundary fencing and leak repairs & cleaning to existing services.