Project Description

Joint development consisting of 37 units of Affordable Housing for Cork City Council and Special Needs Housing (20 units), Abode Day Activation Centre, Training and Crafts Centre including Independent Living, Respite Care, Pottery and Computer Studies. MWP provided Civil & Structural Engineering Consultancy Services, Traffic Analysis and Design Risk Assessments as input to P.S.D.P.  The project involved the construction of both Social Housing and Sheltered Housing and Day Centre on a very confined and sloping site, necessitating the provision of site retaining walls. The scope included the design of all structural elements including foundations and the below ground drainage networks including on-site disposal of stormwater