Project Name: Educate Together National School, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.
Client: Department of Education
Design Team: Architect; DOE, Tullamore, Co. Offaly.
Consulting Engineer: Paul Feeney, Consulting Engineers, Claregalway, Co.Galway.
Conservation Architect: John Halligan Architects, Charlestown, Co. Mayo.
Project Description: Works included the renovation of an existing County Council building withsubstantial demolitions. The building had been in use as Mayo County council offices for theprevious 20 years and the building was completely upgraded to meet part M and the fabric of thebuilding was upgraded to meet part L. This project required a full fit out to Dept. of EducationSpecification and fireproofing to existing building material. This protected structure requiredspecialist works to ensure the protection of all historical finishes in line with Architects Conservationreport. Automatic doors and disabled access were also added. Externally there were substantialground works and the addition of a rubberised playground. Works were completed over a periodof 4 months.