McBride CNU

  • McBride CNU, Westport
  • McBride CNU, Westport
  • McBride CNU, Westport
  • McBride CNU, Westport

About This Project

The project for the HSE commenced in January 2019 and was completed in March 2019.


  • Creating a site compound and building a scaffold access to the pitched roof at eaves level and to barge boards at gable elevations.


  • Repair works, including removing tiles and setting aside for re-use, installing new eaves membrane, new tilting fillet & fascia board.


  • Repair works to barge boards to include raking out and repointing with mortar.


  • Removing and reinstate/lift ridge tiles.


  • Installing structural timber supports in roof space at intersections of truss/cut infill roofs.


Asbestos removal:

  • Including the setting up and continuous monitoring of a three compartment airlock system which was used for entering & exiting the work area.


  • This airlock consisted of a clean compartment, a shower compartment and a “dirty end”.


  • A bespoke temporary ventilation system was provided to ensure the correct pressurisation and airflow within this airlock.






Design Team

Rhatigan Architects

Project Value

Category 2: €100,000 To €1,000,000


March 2019

Civil, Healthcare & Community