Afton Windfarm

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Contract: Afton Windfarm
Client: Farrans Construction

Contract Status: On Going

On this contract Celmisa were contracted by Farrans Construction to undertake a wide scope of works which included:

  • Construction Of 6 wind turbine bases and associated crane pads and laydown areas  
  • Removal of peat and creation of peat storage cells  
  • Control and placement of quarried materials
  • Construction of permanent and temporary roads
  • Construction of floating roads using geogrid and geotextiles 
  • Construction of suds drainage ponds
  • Installation of V shaped drainage ditching


“Celmisa Plant Hire were contracted to deliver 2 major earthworks packages for Farrans Construction at Harburnhead wind farm and Afton wind farm. They consistently performed well, delivering quality work, under tight programme constraints and in challenging ground conditions. They understand the needs of their clients and I would have no hesitation in contracting them for future works.”

Tristram Browne, Project Manager, Farrans Construction