A8 Larne to Belfast Dual Carriageway, Co. Antrim

A8 Larne to Belfast Dual Carriageway, Co. Antrim

Client:  Lagan/Ferrovial/Costain

Value:  Circa £2.5M

Contact:  Mervyn Latten (Project Manager) – 077 4815 8946

Works Undertaken – McMackin Contracts completed various elements of work on the A8 Larne Dual Carriageway Scheme. Initial works involved considerable material excavation and disposal both on and off-site. This was carried out with McMackin Contracts’ modern fleet […]

Greenmount Agriculture College, Co. Antrim

Greenmount Agriculture College, Co. Antrim

Client:  CAFRE

Value:  £650k

Contact:  Stephen Caldwell – 075 2521 2888

Contract Period:  March 2017 – October 2017

McMackin Contracts were the Main Contractor on this project which included the construction of: two machinery stores with workshops, chemical stores, vehicle wash bays, a mezzanine floor for storage, an external courtyard, and a fuel tank with pumps. The process […]

A31 Magherafelt Bypass, Magherafelt, Co. Derry

A31 Magherafelt Bypass, Magherafelt, Co. Derry

McMackin Contracts completed installation of all precast concrete culverts and underpasses including all associated works including, stream diversions, excavation, in situ concrete base, craneage, placement, sealing of precast box sections and backfilling to specification.

Works also included construction of a bridge over Loves Rd with abutments constructed using an earth reinforced […]

Clandeboye Pumping Station, Bangor, Co. Down

Client:  BSG Civil Engineering

Value:  £98k

Contact:  Ciaran O’Gready – 028 7964 3610

Contract Period:  June – September 2016

Works included the following:

Repair/placement of DN750 Class H pipe at 4.5m deep excavation.
Installation of DN300 uPVC CSO.
Installation of twin DN1050 Class H tank sewer.
Hydrobrake installation.
School pitch reinstatement.
Concrete works.
Kerbing and asphalting new driveway.


Galway Bypass (TUAM), Co. Galway

Galway Bypass (TUAM), Co. Galway

Client:  Lagan Construction

Value:  €1.6m

Contact:  Ciaran McElduff

Contract Period:  May 2015 – September 2017

McMackin completed the following works on a 22km section of the Tuam – Gort Bypass in Galway:

Excavation & backfilling of all box culverts;
Installation & sealing of all Precast Concrete box culverts;
Installation of all road network drainage;
Excavation & soiling of ponds;
Installation […]

Rathsherry, Broughshane, Co. Antrim

Rathsherry, Broughshane, Co. Antrim

Client:  Adman Ltd

Value:  £145,000.00

Contact:  Sean Hagan – 077 7699 2387

Contract Period:  January – February 2017

The excavation associated with the 33kV NIE Grid connection, 11 kV connection and OHL diversion and wind farm cable ducting 9.5kms of trench, lay ducting, lay bed and surround, lay earth cable, backfill and reinstate, through some challenging ground conditions, peat, rock […]

Crockaveeny & Inishowen Water Treatment Plant, Buncrana, Co. Donegal

Client:  Lagan Construction

Value:  €510k

Contact:  Gary Gallagher – 028 9055 4498

Contract Period:  September 2017 – March 2018

This project involves a new water reservoir at Crockaveeny and a new water pumping station building at Inishowen in Buncrana, Co. Donegal. These are two separate sites, approximately 6km apart, with a new watermain system being installed between both sites […]

Park and Ride, Cullybackey, Co. Antrim

Park and Ride, Cullybackey, Co. Antrim

Client: Translink

Value: £500k

Contact: Aidan Stott – 074 4249 5826

Contract Period: March 2017 – October 2017

McMackin Contracts were the main contractor on this project. Phase 1 of this project involved the creation of 47 parking spaces, with an additional 7 disabled spaces. The construction includes asbestos removal, demolition, the crushing and […]

Portafill, Granville, Co. Tyrone

Portafill, Granville, Co. Tyrone

Client:  Russell Bros

Value:  £125k

Contact:  Mr Ian Sargent – 077 3424 8571

The overall scheme was the construction of a new factory for Portafill Engineering. The works undertaken by McMackin Contracts included the bulk onsite earthworks 22,000m3, placing stone 250mm deep across the entire site, excavation foundations placing bolt boxes and pouring foundations. The works […]

250KW AD Plant, Eglinton, Co. Derry

250KW AD Plant, Eglinton, Co. Derry

Client:  Evergreen Biogas Ltd

Value:  £640k

Contact:  Conor O’Driscoll – 074 0736 8010

Contract Period:  October 2016 – April 2017

McMackin Contracts were contracted to complete all concrete, siteworks and drainage on a new 250KW AD Plant in Eglinton, Co. Derry. The Project comprised of a 300m2 Portal frame workshop and adjoining 2 storey office […]

Sewage Works, Hillsborough, Co. Down

Client:  Northern Ireland Housing Executive

Value:  £60k

Contact:  Joseph Young – 075 8267 6133

Contract Period:  May – July 2017

This project involved the removal and decommissioning of a domestic septic tank; soak away and combined drainage system to two properties; installation of a new storm and foul water drainage system through the site where rock was present just below ground […]

Northway Mushrooms, Ballygawley, Co. Tyrone

Northway Mushrooms, Ballygawley, Co. Tyrone

Client:  McAleer & Teague

Value:  £1.2 million

Contact:  Damian Kelly – 028 8289 8535

Contract Period:  April 2017 – August 2018

Northway Mushroom Plant is a new compost facility under construction in Ballygawley, Co Tyrone. McAleer & Teague are the main contractor on the project and McMackin Contracts were subcontracted to complete all siteworks which […]