National Roads Projects

With regard to the development of the landscape associated with road and infrastructural interventions, Austen Associates are available to undertake consultation in regard to the following aspects of work:

  • Landscape assessment at Environmental Impact Stage
  • Production of landscape planning drawings
  • Production of specimen design drawings and Employer’s Requirements for landscape and planting
  • Production of tender landscape drawings, specifications and planting schedules
  • Production of the landscape maintenance and management manual
  • Supervision of the landscape planting contract

In recent years, we have undertaken the detailed landscape construction design on behalf of the construction contractor for the following road projects:

  • N9/N10 Kilcullen to Carlow
  • N9/N10 Knocktopher to Powerstown
  • N8 Fermoy to Mitchelstown
  • N8 Culahill to Cashel
  • N5 Longford ByPass

We are currently commissioned to assist the operators of the following schemes with the supervision of the landscape maintenance contract:

  • MMaRC Section A National Roads Contract
  • MMaRC Section B National Roads Contract
  • N11 Wicklow to Gorey
  • M50 Sandyford to M1 Airport
  • N6 Ballinasloe to Galway

roads planting, infrastructure landscape design, planting design, landscape planning

Roadside planting on the N9/N10 as specified by Austen Associates

We have produced the contract documentation and specimen drawings on behalf of the client for the following road schemes:

  • N53
  • N4 The Downs

We have completed detailed landscape design for the following projects:

  • City West Luas stop
  • Porterstown Relief Road
  • Gorey Train Station