The Dunkettle Interchange Upgrade works includes the modification of the existing Silversprings junction on the N8 Lower Glanmire Road. The works include:

  • Construction of a new raised central reserve on the N8 Lower Glanmire Road
  • Reconfiguration of the N8 westbound diverge
  • Reconfiguration of the N8 eastbound merge and diverge
  • Pedestrian and cycling facilities

When these changes are complete road users will see improvement in :

  • Road quality
  • Facilities for pedestrians and cyclists
  • User safety at the junction


Ongoing Works


Existing Congestion at the Silversprings Interchange


Part 8 Planning Drawings (Click image)