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Timoole Remediation - Update 9th January 2018 - Waste Extraction Commenced

Date Released: 09 January 2018

Tuesday 9th January marked a major milestone in the project as the waste extraction commenced. Excavation of the waste began at 7.30am with the first trucks leaving for Knockharley at 7.45am.

Excavation started in the eastern part of the site where the waste depth is at its shallowest, and excavation will proceed towards the deeper sections to the west.

Odour abatement measures are in place and will remain so for the duration of the works.

Trucks exit the site via a wheel wash and a road sweeper is also deployed.

 

9 Jan 2018 Loading Truck

 

9 Jan 2018 Excavation Commences

9 Jan 2018 Excavation

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