Construction Updates

Construction Updates

Construction Updates

23rd October 2023 to 17th November 2023

In order to facilitate the installation of an underpass on the N62 road as part of the development of Derrinlough Wind Farm, a 200m section of this road will be temporarily closed for essential road development works from Monday 23rd October 2023 for a period of 4 weeks, until Friday 17th November 2023.

During this closure, local traffic will be detoured and will be signed accordingly. We ask that you please follow the detour signage that will be installed. We thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation during these essential works.

Bord na Móna regrets any inconvenience caused to road users. If you have any queries, please contact the Community Liaison Officers Stephen 087 3486624 or Enda 087 0579141.

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For an update on the progress of the Cloncreen Wind Farm, please download the Spring Newsletter here.

The key construction activities on the project over the coming months will include the construction of the wind farm
access tracks and drainage network, crane hardstand construction
and foundation excavations and the construction of the substation
building and equipment foundations plinths.

Pre-construction works have been completed for the Derrinlough Wind Farm. 

Commencement of Pre-construction works have begun for the Derrinlough Wind Farm and a traffic management plan has been put in place.

To keep you informed of all relevant construction updates in relation to the construction of the Derrinlough Wind Farm, we are providing residents the option to join a text message update service which will keep you informed of key activities (e.g. road works, turbine deliveries etc.) during the construction phase of the project.

If you wish to participate in this free text message service, please click here

Please note you can Opt-Out of the service at any time.

Derrinlough Wind Farm intends to commence pre-construction enabling works. These works will include the opening of the site construction entrance and preparation of the site. A traffic management plan will be implemented to ensure, as far as possible, that local people are not inconvenienced during this period. 

Construction Video Gallery

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