Hanover Quay Commercial Development


Project Description: This project involved the Electrical Services Shell & Core Installations for an Office & Commercial development of Block C1  Hanover Quay, Dublin 2.​

The development consisted of 7 floors of office space over one level of basement car parking. There were also extensive site services works to the surrounding street level for incoming utilities and new public lighting scheme.

Suir Engineering were responsible for the following works carried out as part of the Shell & Core contract. The electrical engineering systems comprised of but were not limited to the following:

New MV distribution switchgear ​, New cast resin transformers ​, New main LV switchgear​, New life safety generator Installation ​, New electrical containment systems ​, New installation of general services ​, New computer based central internal and external addressable KNX Lighting Control system​, New computer based central maintenance and monitoring system in order to carry out the testing of the single point self-contained addressable Emergency Lighting system​, New addressable fire alarm system​, New disabled toilet alarm system​, New Category 6A structured cabling installation, New lightning protection, earthing and bonding and New Security System.

Keppel Project 20 Expansion & Upgrade

Keppel project completed by Suir Engineering

Project Description:The project was driven by a need to upgrade the existing infrastructure to meet the needs of Keppel Data Centres for the next 15yrs+. Works are designed and planned to replace legacy and inefficient M&E systems and to offer enhanced availability. Works were conducted in a live data centre environment.

The main elements of the works include MV Upgrade; LV Upgrade; Generator and Associated Fuel Transfer system; Cooling Upgrade; UPS Upgrade; BMS Upgrade; Fire Alarm and Emergency Lighting Upgrade; and Building & Ancillary works associated with the above upgrades

Project ARN51 Confidential Client, Sweden

View inside a data centre

Project Description:Project ARN51 in Katrineholm, Sweden consists of a Data Centre Building approximately 14,000M2 and will utilise 34MW of power at full capacity.

Suir Engineering were responsible for:

Supply & installation of general contractor services (including but not limited to external civils works, external enclosures, fencing, structrual steel, cladding, wall erection, fireproofing, plastering, painting, ironmongery), mechanical services (including but not limited to AHU, ventilation, air conditioning, water services, humidified water, general drainage), electrical services (including but not limited to BMS services, commissioning, fire alarm, security services, hot aisle containment install, rack install, busbar install, general power & lighting, external lighting services, MV cable works, substation works), sprinkler services & security services

Cordal 110KV Substation Project

Suir Engineering tightening a bolt at an energy plant

Project Description:This contestable 110kV Project is located in Co.Kerry and consists of a 3Bay 110kV AIS and 5Bay 38kV AIS substation. The substation was part of a large Wind Park development being constructed by Cubico Energy. The station is tail feed by 10KM of 110kV underground cable from the existing Eirgird Substation​.

Suir Engineering were responsible for the full turnkey project and took the role of Project Supervisor Construction Stage (CDM) along with responsibility for the following:

Civil design and Construction of 110kV Substation.​
Electrical Design, Procure and Installation of 110kV AIS Equipment.​
Procure, Install and Commission 1no 63MVa 110/38kV Siemens Power Transformer.​
Procure, Install and Commission 1no 120MVa 110/33kV Siemens Power Transformer.​
Design, Procure, Install and Commission Protection & Control Panels​
Design, Procure, Install and Commission DC Battery Systems​
Design, Installation and Test of Earthing System.

Slievecallan 110KV Substation & Cable Project

slievecallan wind farm under construction

Project Description:This contestable 110kV Project is located in Co.Clare and consists of a 3Bay 110kV AIS substation located in Slievecallan.  The substation was part of a large Wind Park development being constructed by WCRE. The station is tail feed by 31KM of 110kV underground cable from the existing Ennis ESBN Substation.

Suir Engineering were responsible for the management of full Turnkey Project & PSCS role for the Substation and Cable route.

We were also responsible for the following:

Civil Design and Construction of 31KM Cable Route​
Liaise with Clare Co.Co, NRA, Irish Water, Irish Fisheries, etc.​
Electrical Design, Procure, Install, Joint and Test 31Km 110KV Cable.​
Civil design and Construction of 110kV Substation.​
Electrical Design, Procure and Installation of 110kV AIS Equipment.​
Procure, Install and Commission 2no 116MVa 110/33kV Transformers.​
Design, Installation and Test of Earthing System.

Takeda (Formerly Shire)

Group photo of the Suir team at the Takeda project

Project Description: A new biologics manufacturing facility in Piercetown, Co. Meath for Takeda (formerly Shire) consisting of a Manufacturing Facility incorporating both Central Utility Building and Production building, Combined Laboratory, Administrative and Cafeteria Building and Warehouse. Site Security Building and Fire water pump house, Drum Store, Waste Management / Storage, ESB/Takeda MV Building and External Electrical Tank Farm Building.

Suir Engineering were responsible for the electrical & instrumentation scope of works including:

MV Distribution & Cabling Installation​, LV Main Distribution & cabling Installation​, Underground cable installation​, Cable Ladder Rack & Tray systems​, Conduit & Trunking Systems​, Electrical Equipment Installation​, Busbar Connections​, 400V Standby Diesel Generators​, Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) Installation​, 400V UPS System​, 400V Panelboards​, Motor Control Centres​, I&C Systems​, Electrical scope for building & process automation systems​, Electrical scope for cleanroom​, Lighting System​, Emergency Lighting System​, General Services​, Fire Alarm Detection System & Voice Evacuation System​, Life Safety Systems​, X Ray Detection System​, Lightning Protection​, Security Systems​, Voice and Data​, Earthing & Bonding​ and Testing & Commissioning

MSD Biotech Swords Facility Expansion

Project Description

MSD Swords facility was established in 1990 and now employs over 600 people. The main activities on site relate to the manufacture of a range of women’s health products specifically in the areas of fertility and contraception. The site has also been selected to manufacture a range of new products which are expected to be launched in the next 2 years.

The new MSD Biotech Dublin project will consist of the following buildings:

  • New Warehouse Building.
  • New QC Labs.
  • New Central Utilities Building (CUB) to be built within the footprint of the existing Production Building.
  • New BDS Building to be built within the footprint of the existing Material Handling Facility.
  • Admin Building (Existing Office and Canteen Building).
  • Ancillary buildings and areas such as MV Building, Waste Water Treatment etc.

Suir Engineering Scope of Work

Suir Engineering are responsible for the supply, install, test and commission of the following:

  • Medium Voltage Cabling
  • Low Voltage Cabling
  • Low Voltage Distribution
  • General Services & Power
  • Lighting and Emergency Lighting
  • Fire Alarm
  • CCTV System
  • Security & Access Control
  • Electrical Containment
  • Earthing and Bonding
  • Lightning Protection
  • ESB Substation – Lighting Power & FA System supply installed into Substation
  • Enabling package
  • Strip out of existing services

BMS CUB, Warehousing & Site Wide Utilities

Bristol-Myers Squibb in a global Biopharma company focused on it’s mission to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases. BMS operates one of its two bulk Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) manufacturing sites in Ireland at Cruiserath. This existing facility is a flexible multifunctional, automated bulk pharmaceutical manufacturing plant. In order to ensure adequate supply to the market of current & future products, BMS  decided to expand the manufacturing capabilities of its Biologics network at the Cruiserath site in Dublin.

Suir Engineering carried out the complete electrical installation to the following buildings:

  • A two storey Combined Utility Building 12 meters high, 3,508 sqm with 3 no. boiler stacks sized 25 meters high. Demolition of existing solvent tank farm/solvent recovery to support new build.
  • A single storey extension to the existing Warehouse Building 14.9 meters height, 2,343 sqm including the demolition of an existing drum stores sized 1,520 sqm
  • A single storey extension to the existing Electrical Building 8.3 meters high, sized 285 sqm and full upgrade of the site Power Distribution Network.
  • A Single storey Security Building 5 Meters High, 55 sqm
  • Upgrade of the existing Waste Water Treatment Plant and Waste Management
  • Site Wide MV Upgrade

Suir Engineering are responsible for the supply & Installation of the MV Power distribution system, Standby Power System, LV Power distribution System, Variable Frequence Drives (VFD), Cable Containment Systems, Earthing and Lightning Protection systems, Lighting and Small Power Systems, Emergency Lighting Systems, Site Lighting, UPS Systems, Fire Alarm Systems, Security Systems, Audio Visual Systems, Modifications to existing switchgear, Modifications to existing waste water treatment and Waste Water Treatment system.

Glanbia Project Topaz

Project Topaz consisted of a new 7.5t/hour drying process expansion of the Glanbia Ireland Belview facility, in order to increase capacity, a new third drier was added at the Belview plant.

The overall expansion project encompassed new:

  • Milk intakes;
  • Pasteurisers;
  • Evaporation facilities;
  • Drying facilities;
  • Bagging facilities

Suir Engineering’s scope of work included the complete electrical installation within the facility of the following systems:

Medium Voltage Installation, Low Voltage Installation, Installation of MCC’s & Low Voltage Switchgear, Sub-Mains Cabling, Ladders / Trays / Panelboards, Low Voltage General Services, Process Power, HVAC Power, Earthing & Lightning Protection, Lighting & Emergency Lighting, Fire Alarm, Security, External Lighting, Public Address, Voice & Data, I&C Containment & Support Process, Generator Installation, UPS Installation and Power Factor Correction