Monaghan foundation upgrade

Location: Monaghan Ireland

Scope:  Tower foundations needed to be upgraded to carry extra loading proposed for tower 

Client:  ESB Telecoms

Date:   Aug 2013

Requirements:  The customer needed to upgrade existing foundations

Solution: Obelisk carried out bore-hole analysis to determine soil conditions on site. Based on the analysis, Obelisk provided a solution and a design for a foundation upgrade.

  • Project & programme management
  • Ground investigation,foundation upgrade design
  • Site Supervision
  • PSCS Coordination (Project Supervisor, Construction Stage)
  • Civils works, including excavation around existing foundations, install re-bar, pour concrete, tower-foundation interface weathering finish.

Obelisk Impact: Carried out work in several stages so that there was no downtime on the existing tower equipment resulting in a big saving to the customer and to the 3rdparties on site. Tower can now take additional equipment due to upgraded foundations