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Benone Vacuum Sewerage Upgrade, online

  • Webinar
  • Online
  • 23 April 2020
  • 13:00 - 14:00
Benone Vacuum Sewerage Upgrade, online

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The vacuum sewerage network in Benone is one of only two examples of such systems in Northern Ireland. The Benone Vacuum Sewerage Upgrade Project commenced in Autumn 2018 and with work confined mainly to autumn/winter periods, it is due for completion in 2021. The project involves the upgrade and replacement of sections of the existing vacuum sewerage network including the construction of five new wastewater pumping stations.

Stephen Clarke, Doran Consulting Project Manager will provide an overview of the project development from feasibility and planning through to construction, highlighting the key design issues, benefits of early stakeholder engagement and early contractor involvement. Paul McSparran, BSG Contracts Manager will provide an overview of some of the construction challenges, how these have been managed and construction progress to date..

Please note: Password to access this webinar is ‘northernireland’


Stephen Clarke

Doran Consulting

stephen clarke

Stephen is a Senior Engineer with experience as a Civil Design Engineer and Project Manager within the Public Health team at Doran Consulting. He has over 7 years’ experience in the design and project management of water and wastewater schemes throughout Northern Ireland.

Stephen is the Project Manager for the Benone Vacuum Sewerage Upgrade Project.

Paul McSparran

BSG Civil Engineering

paul mcsparran

Paul McSparran is a Contracts Manager with BSG Civil Engineering Ltd. Since graduating in 1993, he has gained more than 26 years’ experience in the water, marine and environmental sectors. All of Paul’s workload and experience during the past 16 years has been in Contract Management, the majority of his time being spent in the water industry working exclusively on a variety of infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects for Water Service / Northern Ireland Water.

During this time, both he and BSG have gained a reputation for their ability to deliver NI Water schemes on time and within budget whilst at the same time striving to foster a team working approach.

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Georgia Hamilton

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