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#Army Bomb Disposal Unit

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 9 June, 2017

Defence Forces respond to 'suspect device' outside Cabinteely home
# Dublin
# Dublin

Defence Forces respond to 'suspect device' outside Cabinteely home

Jun 9th 2017, 7:29 PM 21,123 Views 22 Comments

The operation is ongoing.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 26 February, 2016

Viable bombs and IED components found at three locations last night
# Dublin
# Dublin

Viable bombs and IED components found at three locations last night

Feb 26th 2016, 12:14 PM 19,436 Views 45 Comments

An explosive device was found on the M7 motorway in Laois.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Cavan courthouse cleared as bomb squad inspects suspect device
# Virginia
# Virginia

Cavan courthouse cleared as bomb squad inspects suspect device

Feb 9th 2016, 2:28 PM 15,975 Views 43 Comments

Virginia Main Street was closed for several hours after the morning alert.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Suspect device found at Dublin mail sorting centre deemed not viable
# All Safe
# All Safe

Suspect device found at Dublin mail sorting centre deemed not viable

Sep 12th 2015, 2:56 PM 8,236 Views 6 Comments

The alarm was raised in the early hours of the morning.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Monday 23 December, 2013

Device left in porch of south Dublin house had potential to kill
# Bomb
# Bomb

Device left in porch of south Dublin house had potential to kill

Dec 23rd 2013, 5:41 PM 22,750 Views 30 Comments

A number of houses in the area were evacuated today as the Defence Forces carried out a controlled explosion.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 21 June, 2013

Mail deliveries today to be impacted after suspect device found at An Post centre
# An Post
# An Post

Mail deliveries today to be impacted after suspect device found at An Post centre

Jun 21st 2013, 7:48 AM 4,628 Views 16 Comments

Disruption was caused by the evacuation of the Mails Centre and National Parcel Hub in Laois yesterday.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Monday 4 February, 2013

The 6 steps to bomb disposal in Ireland
# Explosives
# Explosives

The 6 steps to bomb disposal in Ireland

Feb 4th 2013, 6:45 AM 12,954 Views 14 Comments

An officer from one of the Defence Force’s Army Bomb Disposal Squads told TheJournal.ie how they deal with call outs and rendering devices safe.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Monday 26 November, 2012

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Blood, books, bombs and boxing: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Blood, books, bombs and boxing: The week in numbers

Aug 11th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,485 Views 3 Comments

Another batch of numbers to help digest the stories of the last seven days.

Bomb squad deal with viable roadside device in Co Limerick
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad deal with viable roadside device in Co Limerick

Aug 11th 2012, 3:33 PM 3,939 Views 18 Comments

A controlled explosion was carried out on the viable device, which was found in a roadside ditch in Rathkeale.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 27 July, 2012

Controlled explosion carried out on chemical discovered at Cork school
# Chemical
# Chemical

Controlled explosion carried out on chemical discovered at Cork school

Jul 27th 2012, 11:58 AM 4,010 Views 5 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit was called to St Finbarr’s Seminary after unstable chemical was found in an old school lab.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Explosion blows in windows of south Dublin home
# Blast
# Blast

Explosion blows in windows of south Dublin home

Apr 11th 2012, 9:45 AM 6,848 Views 27 Comments

Two cars were also damaged when a device detonated outside a house in Walkinstown.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 27 January, 2012

Army bomb disposal unit deal with viable grenade in Drumcondra
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Army bomb disposal unit deal with viable grenade in Drumcondra

Jan 27th 2012, 6:57 PM 5,385 Views 16 Comments

A viable grenade and components were discovered in the outhouse of an apartment block in Drumcondra this afternoon.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Old artillery shells found and made safe in Kerry
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Old artillery shells found and made safe in Kerry

Jan 14th 2012, 4:36 PM 3,482 Views 17 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit carried out a controlled explosion at Rossbeigh beach.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Saturday 22 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Oct 22nd 2011, 8:05 PM 2,187 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Seán Gallagher in pole position for the Áras, 2,000 march to Occupy Dame Street, was Muammar Gaddafi the richest man alive? Plus: the Rubik’s Cube world record…

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 14 October, 2011

Bomb Disposal team called to Waterford to tackle unsafe chemical
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb Disposal team called to Waterford to tackle unsafe chemical

Oct 14th 2011, 5:04 PM 207 Views 5 Comments

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Co Wicklow
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Co Wicklow

Sep 25th 2011, 8:49 PM 1,548 Views 5 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Unit is called to deal with a viable device in Newtownmountkennedy, while a hoax device is removed in Dublin.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Friday 8 July, 2011

Army bomb disposal team deals with chemical at Tralee IT
# Picric Acid
# Picric Acid

Army bomb disposal team deals with chemical at Tralee IT

Jul 8th 2011, 3:25 PM 747 Views 5 Comments

A small quantity of picric acid, which can become unstable over time, is found during a routine audit of chemicals.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Sixty-year-old 'loner' questioned over IED found on bus in Maynooth
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

Sixty-year-old 'loner' questioned over IED found on bus in Maynooth

May 21st 2011, 11:48 AM 772 Views 0 Comments

The man is not believed to have any connections to dissident republicanism. A viable device was discovered on board a bus on Monday prior to the Queens visit.

# army-bomb-disposal-unit - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

Army bomb disposal team called to device in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Army bomb disposal team called to device in Cork

Mar 30th 2011, 4:54 PM 873 Views 0 Comments

The Army’s Bomb Disposal Unit is summoned to an address in Cork City after a suspicious device is found inside a vehicle.