PRECINCT IMPROVEMENTS
George's Place
Dublin 1
Precinct Improvement

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Main Contractor
Client
Architect
Engineer
Quantity Surveyor
Contract Value
Bracegrade Limited
Dublin City Council
City Architect's Division
Dublin City Council
O'Byrne Jenkins
€1.95m

Project Specifics

This project consisted of landscaping & precinct improvements in inner city flat complex in George's Place. There were sixty flats in the complex which were occupied during the course of the works necessitating constant Health & Safety input and close liaison with the tenants.

The work consisted of the following:
  • Removal of the existing courtyard paving and Tarmac and replacement with designed paving
  • Structural repairs to building facade and construction of new retaining wall and railings to play area
  • Repointing and cleaning of brickwork
  • Construction and fit out of a Community Centre
  • Installing a fully fitted playground with play safe surface and equipment
  • Erection of new circular seating area with 12 no decorative steel columns, trellises and areas for planting. The steel columns are clad in stone.
  • New garden walls, railings, gates, paved gardens and ramps to ground floor flats at Blocks 1,2 & 3
  • New street furniture
  • New gated entrance at Georges Place
  • The provision of new bin stores
  • Installation of new courtyard lighting
  • Provision of new drying areas and clothes lines
  • New Landscaping and trees
Bracegrade Limited performed the role of Project Supervisor Construction Stage (PSCS).