Green light for National Train Control CentreJuly 29, 2019
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD, has announced government approval of a new National Train Control Centre which will ena...
Lessons from the Malahide Viaduct collapseMay 15, 2018
Sean Brady investigates the contribution of ‘corporate memory loss’ to the failure of a railway bridge in Malahide, Dublin, in 2009...
Synthetic timber saves money and eliminates rot for Iarnród Éireann’s Limerick bridgeNovember 21, 2017
Forensic investigation – human factors and bridge failuresSeptember 12, 2017
The collapse and reconstruction of the Malahide Viaduct – part 2January 31, 2017
The collapse and reconstruction of the Malahide Viaduct – part 1January 17, 2017
Improving the resilience of Ireland’s rail network: a decision support tool for slope assetsDecember 13, 2016
Cork city is underlain by alluvial deposits with highly permeable sands and gravels. This, coupled with a tidal water table, meant significant excava...