Murphy Surveys: Luas Cross City works to date
Murphy Surveys have been providing Surveying and Engineering services across all current Luas Cross City Projects. Michael Durnin, acting as Chief Surveyor with the Sisk Steconfer Joint Venture, has been over seeing all aspects of survey and spatial data activities with the civils and track teams. As well as providing survey, management, control and setting out for the works, Murphy Surveys are providing deformation monitoring and subsurface services.
The above video showcases a time lapse of the works to date courtesy of Transport Infrastructure Ireland.
The excavation and preparation for rail tracks works started in the College Green area, Westmoreland Street and O’Connell Street during August 2015 with the project is due for completion at the end of 2017. With an addition of 10 million passenger journeys, there will now with 13 new stops, 8 in the city center, creating an interchange with the Red Line on O’Connell St and increasing public transport options for people.
For more information, visit www.luascrosscity.ie