M18 Motorway Service Area


Location: East of the M18, approximately 1.5km north west of Newmarket on Fergus, in the townlands of Ballyconneely and Ballynacragga
Status: Site Selection Stage
Description: The team has completed the site selection study and has determined the preferred site. The preferred site was determined having consideration for various engineering , environmental and economic criteria.
Timeline:


Updates


Date Released: 01 June 2017
Halcrow Barry is now CH2M Barry, still providing you with the strength and depth of our seventeen years in Ireland, combined with the local knowledge of J. B Barry and Partners and the global expertise of CH2M.

Date Released: 30 January 2017
The project timeline (above) has been updated to reflect current progress.

Date Released: 5 April 2016
Following the conclusion of the site selection study, the preferred site has been identified as Site 1E located east of the M18, approximately 1.5km north west of Newmarket on Fergus, in the townlands of Ballyconneely and Ballynacragga. The Site Selection Report is available to view at the following link.

M18 MSA Site Selection Report PDF (5.8mb)

Date Released: 22 November 2015
Further to a recent Public Consultation event held by Transport Infrastructure Ireland (formerly the NRA) on the 19th of November 2015, in The Inn at Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus Co. Clare, we are seeking comments on the sites identified as possible locations for a Motorway Service Area, between Junctions 7 (Sixmilebridge) and 12 (Ennis) on the M18 motorway: The drawings which were on display for the Public Consultation event are now available to view below.

M18 MSA Brochure PDF (2.4mb)
M18 MSA Drawings PDF (4.0mb)