Cahercalla Community Hospital, Clare

Description

This project required the complete upgrade of the 3 storey block consisting primarily of the bedroom accommodation to meet new standards and fire requirements. The listed convent which housed the kitchen is being refurbished in 2 part the ground floor involved refurbishment of the kitchen and staff areas while the upper floor involves provision of bedroom accommodation. Works included re-roofing, replacement of sash windows & internal modifications to suit new layout. Reroofing involved new natural slate roof finish while the bedroom block copper roof requires upgrading for ventilation and insulating purposes. Extensive Demolition works were required to remodel the layout.

External Work

The extent of the external works involves the provision of a new entrance paved area with Polished granite paving, Stainless steel framed glazed balustrade with steps and ramps for disabled access.

Superstructure

The existing Bedroom block is over 3 floors and adjoins a listed convent of 2 storeys with additional modern extensions to same. This project required the complete upgrade of the 3 storey block consisting primarily of the bedroom accommodation to meet new standards and fire requirements. The listed convent which housed the kitchen is being refurbished in 2 part the ground floor involved refurbishment of the kitchen and staff areas while the upper floor involves provision of bedroom accommodation. Works included re-roofing, replacement of sash windows & internal modifications to suit new layout. Reroofing involved new natural slate roof finish while the bedroom block copper roof requires upgrading for ventilation and insulating purposes. Extensive Demolition works were required to remodel the layout.

Finishes

All internal finishes are upgrade to meet HSE & HIQA requirements, Whiterock wall cladding, vinyl floors, sterishield painting etc. are being installed throughout.