Hines Real Estate Ireland Limited.
February 2021 – May 2021
Henry J Lyons Architects,
51-54 Pierce Street,
MMOS Consulting Engineers,
51 Bracken Road, Sandyford,
Baker O’Reilly Consulting
Engs. Herbert Road, Bray,
Lafferty, Dundrum Town Centre,
Sandyford Road, Dundrum,
Costing Consultants & Quantity Consultants
Mulcahy McDonagh & Partners,
46-48 Pembroke Road,
This project involved the construction of a new 35,000 sq.ft. anchor retail outlet for ZARA at Liffey Valley Shopping Centre with an additional 10,000 sq.ft. of storage and back of house facilities.
The work scope included the demolition of six existing shop units to make way for the new ZARA anchor retail outlet.
The structural steel frame is laterally supported by precast concrete stair and lift cores. The composite frame comprises of intumescent coated structural steel and metal decking, which is clad with an Alucobond rainscreen façade system on Kingspan Karrier insulated panelling. The front façade includes a combination of profilit glazed cladding and large section curtain walling. The curtain walling glass is designed in 5.8m long sections to create clean display lines for ZARA. The facades also contain a large element of Techrete polished concrete panels.
The work scope also included lifts, escalators and shopfronts to both the Mall and Plaza elevations together with extensive service diversions, 2No. sub stations and switch rooms, extensive roof plant area, service yard extension, modern hard and soft landscaped plaza area.
- Extensive design development to coordinate the façade elements such as Profilit Glazing, Alucobond rainscreen and Curtain walling.
- Out of hours working to ensure that noise pollution levels were not exceeded.
- Significant structural underpinning to add support to adjacent structures.
- Extensive liaison on a daily basis with Centre Management.