Project Description

Client:  Irish Salt Mining Exploration Co Ltd

The works comprised of removal of an existing tunnel structure located below a salt storage shed and replace with a new concrete tunnel. The reclaim tunnel contained a conveyor for salt export and a series of loading chutes through which salt is gravity fed from the floor of the shed to the conveyor below.

Works included:

  • Removal of the existing conveyor system
  • Removal of existing shed floor, loading chutes and sub-surface reclaim tunnel
  • Construction of a new concrete tunnel
  • Replacement of shed floor and loading chutes
  • Reinstallation of the existing conveyor system