The geotechnical properties of the pulverised coal ash produced at Moneypoint Power Station

Ciaran Reilly

Ciaran Reilly & Associates

Ciaran is a chartered engineer holding a BE in civil, structural, and environmental engineering from National University of Ireland, Galway and a PhD in geotechnical engineering from Trinity College Dublin. Ciaran is currently working as an independent geotechnical engineering consultant at his company Ciaran Reilly & Associates.


Pulverised Fuel Ash (PFA) and Furnace Bottom Ash (FBA) are by-products from the combustion of coal at coal-burning power stations. This paper considers the geotechnical properties of the stockpiled PFA, FBA, and mixed... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Ciaran Reilly (Ciaran Reilly & Associates)
  2. Saul Rugero (ESB International)
  3. Paul Doherty (Gavin and Doherty Geosolutions)

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GE-1 » Geotechnics I (10:30 - Tuesday, 30th August, ENG-G047)