Fit-Out

Barclay House

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Client: CE Leisure

Location: Barclay House, Pembroke Place, Dublin 2.

 

Architect: RMCC (Design & Build)

Project Manager: RMCC

Value: €150k

Duration: 15 weeks

Completed: Mar 2017

Project Features:
• This is a 1980 building which had become very date and not fit for purpose therefore it required a complete strip-out and refurbishment.
• The first floor was upgraded to become the executive suite with CEO office, open plan office space, tea station, filling room and a boardroom.
• The second floor is a the main office area, which is and open plan area with meeting rooms, private booths for video calls, canteen area, etc..
• The electrical and heating systems upgrade to meet the needs of the building users.
• The circulation area and main entrance refurbished with new floor and wall finishes. The handrail to the stairs replaced with a new handrail which is a combination of glass, stainless steel and oak.

 

Greenhills & District Credit Union

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Client: Greenhills & District Credit Union

Location: St. Peter’s Rd., Walkinstown, Dublin.

Architect: Barry Lyons Designs

Value: €80,000

Duration: 3 weeks

Completed: Jan 2017

Project Features:

  • This project was carried out in two phases, while the bank remained open to the public.
  • The main banking hall was reconfigured to accommodate five new loans offices.
  • Existing walls, floor, ceilings and services were removed.
  • New loans rooms formed and works included new partitions, new doors, frames, skirting, etc. Suspended ceilings replaced throughout and new floor finished installed.
  • The existing air conditioning system was upgraded.
  • Full electrical, data and access control installations.
  • A typical “In-Out” project, which demonstrates when you have a client and design team that have a definite brief, we at rmcc can deliver within a tight programme and whilst working in a “live” building.

Capital Credit Union

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Client: Capital Credit Union

Location: Leopardstown Shopping Centre

Architect: Kruger Lyons Architects

Value: €400,000

Duration: 10 weeks

Completed: Feb 2019

Project Features:

  • This project was short listed for Retail Project of the Year in the Irish Construction Industry Awards 2019 and we were awarded Best Commercial Fit-Out & Refurbishment Specialist – Republic of Ireland by Build Magazine.
  • The works comprised of the fit-out of an existing grey shell building within a live busy shopping centre.
  • The external façade had to be altered to accommodate a new entrance location, with two automated doors installed.
  • Fit out works included glazed and plasterboard partitions, detailed plasterboard ceilings and bulkheads, the floor finish is stone carpet and carpet tiles. A great amount of detail was put into the graphics to walls & glazing.
  • The lamp shades had to be specially sources and commissioned for the project. Particular attention had to be given to attain uniform lux level from each unit.
  • The joinery package included a banking counter, curved desks and elliptical column enclosures.
  • This was a turn-key project, so all the equipment installation was incorporated into our programme.
  • The unit was very highly serviced with electrical installation, including power, data, intruder alarm, fire alarm, access control, cctv, etc. The mechanical works included concealed air conditioning units, ventilation with concealed internal AHU and plumbing works to canteen and toilets. A sprinkler system which included void protection.

HPRA – Fit Out

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Client: HPRA
Location: Kevin O’Malley House, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin
Architect: RMCC
Value: Various
Duration: Various
Completed: On-Going

Project Features:

  • Canteen Ceiling – Acoustic absorption panels to the feature ceiling in the canteen. Extremely high level of detail required to ensure that both an ascetic and acoustic performance was achieved.
  • CEO Office – The existing office was sub-divided to provide an interconnecting meeting room to the CEO office.
  • 6th Floor Office – New glazed partitions erected to form a new office area.
  • 3rd Floor Office – Created two new offices within the existing open plan office area.
  • All works carried out over weekends ensuring that there was no disruption to the staff.
  • Electrical, fire alarm, air conditioning, etc. elements included in the projects.

MSD – Fit Out

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Client: Merck Sharp & Dohme / CBRE
Location: Ballydine, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
Architect: CJ Falconer Architects
JV: Semiton
Value: €320,000
Duration: 4 weeks
Completed: July 2018

Project Features:

  • During the annual four week shut-down, the existing office space in both the Engineering building and the Administration building were completed striped out and new finishes and layout applied.
  • There were eight individual Webex rooms built to a very high level both aesthetically and acoustically.
  • Feature ceiling with lighting installed.
  • Feature tea station.
  • All works had to be carried out to a very high standard in an unbelievably compressed programme but safety still remain paramount in this very safety conscious site.

Gunnersbury Automotive – Fit Out

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Client: Gunnersbury Automotive
Location: Stadium Business Park, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15
Project Manager: Barry Lyons Designs
Architect: Barry Lyons Design
Value: €340,000
Duration: 16 weeks
Completed: Jul 2017

Project Features:

  • The works entailed the reconstruction and reconfiguration of an existing ware house and office area to accommodate two testing rooms, office area, reception and staff facilities.
  • Mezzanine level extension consisting of hollowcore slab, blockwork, structural steel elements built within the existing unit.
  • Existing concrete stairs and solid supporting blockwork walls removed, new precast stairs and structural steelwork installed.
  • Demolition of existing partitions to facilitate new layout.
  • Replace the existing aluminium door and glazed screen.
  • New tiled floor finish and resin floor to testing room area.
  • New ceiling and wall finishes.
  • Fit-out of testing rooms, which included the
    installation of stainless benches.
  • Mechanical, electrical, compressed air, fire
    alarm, cctv, intruder alarm, etc.

 

St. Canice’s Credit Union – Kilkenny

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Client: St. Canice’s Credit Union
Location: 78/79, High St., Kilkenny
Architect: Bluett O’Donoghue Architects
Value: €1,000,000
Duration: 26 weeks
Completed: Dec 2017

Project Features:

  • Complete strip out of an existing building of the historic Butter Slip, removal of internal supporting walls and installation of new steel structure. Raised the height of the floor level so the level of the new extension and the existing building remain constant after opes are formed through the 2m thick medieval party walls between No. 78 & 79.
  • Fit-out of new loans area in extension, including, joinery, ceilings, floor covering, m&e, etc. before the final breakthrough to join new loans area and existing banking hall.
  • Fit out of the first and second floor and a breakthrough which included a link corridor at first floor level to join no. 78 & 79.
  • The front façade, gutters, roof and sash windows were all refurbished or upgraded.
  • Works included an upgrade of the roof finishes and the fire proofing of the entire building.
  • The existing ground floor banking hall was revised
  • All works were carried out in a manner to allow the
    client to remain open and operational throughout the
    entire project.
  • As this project was on the main commercial &
    tourist street in Kilkenny, and provided no compound area for loading or unloading, the RMC2 project team showed their ability to accommodate this which includes an extraordinary ability to deal in live building, working on busy streets with high volumes of pedestrians.