Annacrotty Business Park.

This project involved the construction of some 10,000 m2 of warehouse and ancillary office space with associated additions and alterations to existing drainage and services. It involved a significant amount of infrastructure and civil engineering works in particular the diversion of existing services without impact on existing users of the Industrial Estate.

Project Details

Watermain and Site Upgrade

1km of 150mm diameter watermain was constructed on the Ahane to Limerick live road to service the entire site. This involved connection into existing 150mm main, traffic management and reinstatement of public road. The civil engineering aspects of this project included the following roadworks and services:-

  • Internal Roads 4,100m
  • Car Parks 300 spaces
  • Paths 1,200m
  • Foul 100mm to 300mm diameter 1,300m
  • Storm 100mm to 600mm diameter 2,200m
  • Watermain 150mm diameter 1,500m
  • ESB/Public Lighting Ducting 2 x 150mm ducts 5,000m
  • Eircom Ducting 4 x 100mm ducts 2,100m


The project consisted of 10,000m2 of warehouse space ranging in size from 1,000m2 to 250m2 and is now home to a wide range of light industrial uses.

Design Team, Client & Value

Client: Annacotty Partnership

Architect: Fergus Carey & Associates

Civil Engineer: Lawton & Associates

M&E Engineer: Fergus Carey & Assoc.

Quantity Surveyor: AV Cooney & Assoc.

Value: €9,950,000

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