Project Name: Regional Garda Headquarters, Galway
Client: JJ Rhatigan & Co.
Developed by: Office of Public Works (OPW)
Location: Old Dublin Road, Co. Galway
Description: The project comprises of the construction of a new Garda Regional and Divisional Headquarters building, approximately 11,200m², with a basement. The development consists of a five storey building with flat roofs along the Dublin Road, stepping down to a single storey, over a lower ground floor, at the rear of the site. The concrete & formwork works on this project included 2,500 tonne of reinforcement, a firing range which had to be poured as a unit (walls and roof slab completed in the same single pour) raking beams and slabs, insitu decks, columns and walls.