Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Ceisteanna (139)

Micheál Martin

Ceist:

139. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the status of the remediation and site investigative works to explore the scope for improving the berthage capacity of Haulbowline Island; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5078/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Defence)

In October 2018 my Department engaged Malone O’Regan, consultant civil engineers to provide at the Naval Base, Haulbowline, the services associated with the assessment of engineering requirements, design, contractor procurement and construction oversight of the work required to provide four additional fully serviced berths for Naval Service vessels.