27.01.2017 / UK News
JJR start on site at NUI Galway Student Accommodation
JJ Rhatigan & Company are delighted to have won the contract to deliver New Student Accommodation for the National University of Ireland, Galway. The development will consist of the design and construction of 429 no. bedspaces, generally arranged in 57 units of 6 en-suite bedrooms, 11 units of 5 en-suite bedrooms and 8 units of 4 en-suite bedrooms, with communal living area in each unit. Further communal areas and facilities, ancillary office/reception accommodation, internal plant/service rooms, refuse storage and covered cycle storage facilities are also provided to serve the entire development. The development will be in 1 no. 5 storey block and 3 no. 3 & 4 storey blocks, with associated courtyards, pedestrian access, vehicular access and dropoff/turning facilities, including bus shelter and parking facilities for the less mobile. Vehicular access to the development is via the existing Corrib Village access road.