Irwin ME

Military Archive, Cathal Brugha Barracks, Dublin

This project was for the electrical installation works as part of the the refurbishment and conversion of a listed hospital building into office a military archive facility.

Works consisted of the construction of a new build historical archive store to accommodate a multi-level storage system for material connecting to an existing restored building, including the creation of reading rooms and works facilities.

The archive building consists of two document storage rooms of 780m2, a map room and a specialist film storage room.

The internal conditions must be kept at precise conditions to ensure the artefacts are not damaged while being stored.

Electrical Value £500k
Region Rathmines, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Client Ministry of Defence, Ireland
Main Contractor GEM Construction
Contract Public Works Contract
Design Responsibility Client Design
Duration 10 months