Principal Construction
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Bear Market Coffee

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The project consisted of the total refurbishment and internal fit-out of an existing retail unit in a busy city center location at the corner of Dame Lane and South Great Georges’s Street, Dublin 2, for Bear Market to designs by DUA


  • An extremely tight programme required that the works be completed within a six-week programme.

  • The site, being in a busy urban centre location, required detailed pedestrian and traffic management plans to ensure safety

  • Complete strip out of all existing internal finishes.

  • Structural augmentation to ground floor beams with additional metal columns in basement, to allow for increased loading to ground floor café unit

  • Total internal fit-out of Ground Floor retail unit, including innovative use of structural steel rebar to spatially define the café and form seating and product display areas

  • New bespoke, copper-clad counter with marble countertop

  • Installation of significant new mechanical and electrical packages

  • Upgrading works to existing shopfront.

Status: Complete: April 2019

Location: South Great George’s Street, Dublin 2

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