Ground Investigation Survey
06 September 2021
OPW has appointed IGSL Ltd to carry out ground investigation works to inform the design of the scheme. The works comprises the investigation of ground conditions using site investigation techniques across the scheme area including trial pits, slit trenches, boreholes, groundwater monitoring and permeability tests. The Investigation is expected to commence in mid September 2021 and will be ongoing for a number of months. IGSL will contact the affected landowners prior to any works taking place.
21 July 2021
The latest project newsletter provides an update on the current stage of the project, including the impact of COVID19, a summary of the latest surveys undertaken, a short description of the Environmental Constraints Study Report, an outline of the scheme programme, and the next steps for the project.
22 April 2021
The Environmental Constraints Study Report is now available to download at the link above.
25 January 2021
The latest project newsletter provides an update on the current stage of the project, including the impact of COVID19, an outline of the scheme programme, information regarding the opening Collaborative Workshop and the next steps for the project..
16 December 2020
A report on the Public Consultation Day held in March 2020 is now available at the link above.
28 July 2020
Newsletter 2 provides the second quarterly update, including impact of COVID19 on the project, an outline of the scheme programme, information regarding the opening Public Consultation Day and the next steps for the project.
Public Consultation Day No. 1 Material
8 March 2020
Copies of the questionnaire and posters displayed at the Opening Public Consultation Day (held 5th March 2020) can be found at this link.
A copy of the presentation given to local councillors on the day is also included.
The first Public Consultation Day for the Ballinasloe Flood Relief Scheme will be held in the Shearwater Hotel, Ballinasloe on 5th March 2020, from 3pm to 8pm. For further details please follow the link above.