Principal Construction

Griffith Barracks MDS

Griffith Barracks Multi-Denominational School


The development comprised of the construction of a new three storey school building, with a total of 16 classrooms, General Purpose Hall and associated staff and admin offices, the general refurbishment and alterations to a listed, early 19th Century Guard House building, and all associated site works.

key issues

  • Restricted access to site requiring detailed Traffic Management Plans and careful coordination of all deliveries to and from site.

  • Restoration of a significant listed building, including preparation of a photographic dilapidation report prior to works commencing.

  • Installation of major Electrical and Mechanical packages to the listed Guard House building and restoration of period features.

  • Installation of major Electrical and Mechanical packages for the new building, including new lifts and controlled access systems.

  • Installation of all external landscaping, including paving, multi-sport playing court, bike stands


Architect: OPW Architectural Services
Status: Complete: July 2018
Contract Value: €4 Million

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