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. 

Suir Engineering Scope of Work

Suir Engineering’s electrical scope of work for this project includes items outlined below:
  • 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 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
  • New Security System

The One Building for ESB International – Dublin Airport

reception area inside ESB's international HQ building

Project Description

One Dublin Airport Central is a former 1960s office building that has been completely transformed by the DAA. The award-winning building, was the first phase in the Dublin Airport Central development, now houses approximately 500 ESB International staff.

The works consisted of the fit-out of the basement, ground, first, second, third, fourth and fifth floors of an existing office building at the Dublin Airport Central One. The building is a five story office block with basement. 

Suir Engineering carried out the complete Mechanical services installation for the 5 story over basement building (7,400sq.m) The ESB International Fit-Out is a combination of open plan offices, cellular offices, large conference rooms and canteen spaces.

Suir Engineering Scope of Work

Suir Engineering’s mechanical scope of work for this project includes items outlined below:
  • Soils and Wastes Installation (above ground)
  • Water Services Installation
  • Cooling System Installation
  • Heating System Installation
  • Ventilation System Installation
  • Building Energy Management System (BEMS) Installation
  • Testing and Commissioning 
  • Engineer Verification
  • Health & Safety File Operation & Maintenance Manuals including as Built Drawings
  • Client Demonstrations & Handover

IKEA Dublin

IKEA Dublin warehouse

Project Description

Ikea are a supplier of home furnishings with 315 stores in 27 countries.

This retail project was one of Irelands largest shop floors. The site was established on the old crushing yard footprint in Ballymun is approximately 90,000 m2.

  • Project: Ikea Retail Store Dublin
  • Value: €3,300,000
  • Client: Ikea Properties
  • Consultant: GDM Partnership
  • Architect: OMS Architects
  • Builder: RG Group

Suir Engineering Scope of Work

Suir Engineering’s electrical scope of work for this project includes items outlined below:
  • HV Services
  • MV Services
  • Standby Generator
  • UPS
  • General Service
  • Security Systems
  • IT Systems
  • Protective Services
  • Mechanical Wiring
  • Testing & Commissioning  

Bioware Ireland Fit Out, Galway

Main office space at Bioware galway fitted with electrics by suir engineering

Project Description

BioWare, a division of EA Games develops high quality console, PC and online role-playing games. The BioWare Ireland studio is a customer centre of excellence and network operations centre located in Galway, which will service Europe and North America.

This project consisted of the electrical and mechanical fit out of the existing industrial premises in Parkmore, Galway for BioWare Ireland Ltd, with associated car parking and site works. The gross floor area for this scheme was approx. 3,200 sq. m

  • Project: BioWare Mechanical & Electrical Design & Build Package
  • Value: €1,890,000
  • Client: BioWare Ireland Ltd.
  • Construction Manager: 4Front Contracts Management
  • Architect: OBM Architects

Bank of Ireland – Burlington Plaza

close up view of Bank of Ireland – Burlington Plaza

Project Description

This project involved the Electrical services installation for a fit-out Contract at Burlington Plaza 2. In total, the area of floors included within our scope of fit out work amounted to circa 7,000 m2.

The fit-out works included connecting to existing primary distribution services on each floor. The fire, security and access control systems were extended to cover to the fit-out areas.
A complete new lighting system was installed on each floor along with power and data to each desk. Power and data were run under the raised access floor and up through floor grommets into each desk.

A CAT 6A structured cabling system was installed throughout the building. Each level was cabled back to a local server room with the main comms room located on the ground floor being linked by fibre and multicore copper cables. The main comms room has fire suppression, water leak detection and UPS protection.

  • Project: BOI Fit Out Burlington Plaza 2
  • Value: € 3,015,000.00
  • Client: Bank of Ireland
  • Consultant: Bruce Shaw
  • Architect: Henry J Lyons & Partners
  • Builder: Bennetts Construction
  • QS: Homan O’Brien

Suir Engineering Scope of Work

Suir Engineering’s electrical scope of work for this project includes items outlined below:
  • Modifications to existing power supply to building.
  • Provision and Installation of a sub-main LT Switchboard.
  • Provision and Installation of full standby generator sets.
  • Provision and Installation of UPS Units.
  • Provision and Installation of sub distribution centres.
  • Provision and Installation of cable containment within ceiling voids.
  • Provision and Installation of underfloor busbar power module.
  • Provision and Installation of lighting wiring installation.
  • Provision and Installation of lighting management / air conditioning control systems.
  • Provision and Installation  of luminaries & emergency lighting systems.
  • Provision and Installation of Audio Visual Facilities.
  • Provision and Installation of Fire Alarm System.
  • Provision and Installation of mechanical plant and BMS points wiring installations.
  • Access Control, CCTV and Intruder Alarm Security Systems.
  • Provision of small power and general services outlets.
  • Provision of wiring to specialist ventilation and fire suppression systems.
  • Bonding of raised access floor.
  • Complete testing and commissioning of all installations.
  • Voice, Data & Security systems