Construction works commence on new school in Portarlington (Scoil Phadraig)

April 26th, 2018

Oppermann Associates (in conjunction with ABM Design and Build) were recently awarded a new school project in Portarlington, Co. Laois.

The project consists of the construction of a new 3 storey 24 classroom primary school with general purpose hall and 2 class SNU (Special Needs Unit) with total floor area of 4430 sq. m.

The works also consist of site works including but not limited to cycle storage, bin storage, ball courts, gardens, landscaping, boundary fencing and all associated site development works.

In addition to the above the site works to the school ground will consist of the provision of 92 car parking spaces, drop-off, pick-up and general circulation facilities all on a site c. 3.70 Hectares located at Canal Road, Portarlington, Co Laois.

This project is due to complete in January 2019.

Design Team:
ABM Design & Build – Contractor
Varming Consulting Engineers – Services Engineer
Hayes Higgins Partnership – Civil and Structural Engineer