New 3-storey educational building on the existing campus of Carlow IT. The building comprises 5 large lecture theatres, 10 classrooms, 8 teaching spaces centred around a communal atrium. Additional facilities include computer laboratories, meeting rooms and administration offices. Area 3,313 m² (35,647 ft²)
Homan O’Brien carried out the M&E and Sustainability Design consisting of Sustainability Reversible integrated heat pump AHUs for heating and cooling operation to the Building for optimum thermal comfort. Variable speed compressors used leading to higher ESEER & SCOP. Environment friendly R410A refrigerant used. Electronic expansion valve for higher efficiency and reliability.