O Reilly Concrete have recently completed the Waterford I.T. Sports Campus. The new centre which will be the home of Hurling and Camogie development for all clubs across Ireland will become a mechanism for providing Sport Science Support to teams at both Club and County level through fitness assessments, Diet and Nutrition, Strength and Conditioning.
The builidng was designed, manufactured and erected as a complete precast structure. The total area of the building is 6500 m2 and it includes for:
Main Sports Hall – 2000 sq.m, 10.5 m clear height, 3 basketball courts or equivalent
Gymnasium – 1000 sq.m over two levels
Teaching Area – 1000 sq.m over two levels
Support Accommodation and Circulation Area – 2500 sq.m
The overall height of the Main Hall walls is 15.50 m. Front elevation of the building has been made using precast insulated sandwich panels. There whole structure consists of approximately 700 precast elements including solid wall panels, insulated wall panels, precast columns and beams, pre-stressed hollow core floor units and precast concrete stairs. The on-site programme was 24 weeks.
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