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Diageo, St. James’s Gate, Dublin



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Overview Diageo is a multinational alcoholic beverage company. It is the world’s largest producer of spirits and a major producer of beer and wine. Diageo’s brands include Smirnoff, Johnnie Walker, Baileys and Guinness. The plant in St. James’s Gate is the historical site for the production of Guinness. Designer Group has added to its Food & Beverage and process engineering portfolio by securing this project. Designer Group has an experienced team with CAD operatives, health and safety team, engineers, QA and operations staff on site led by Brendan Kearns delivering electrical and process engineering contract packages. Works are expected to continue until third quarter of 2013. Designer Group is working alongside SISK Group, Jacobs Engineering and RKD Architects on this development.

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Designer Group are responsible for all Mechanical and Electrical Services comprising of

  • Extensive cable containment distribution system, including the process engineering stainless steel containment systems
  • Installation of the stainless steel pipework and pipe rack network
  • Installation of the brewing vessels
  • Onsite fabrication of brewing plant
  • Offsite prefabricating of the pump and plant sets
  • Main power distribution system
  • Supply and installation of the Motor Control Centre Panels (MCCs)
  • Extensive instrumentation cabling network
  • L1 Addressable fire alarm and CO2 detection with extensive smoke aspiration elements linked to the brewery network
  • O2 depletion system
  • Structured cabling installation to Cat 6 standard
  • Lighting and emergency lighting
  • Lighting controls system
  • Building Management System (BMS) cabling
  • Variable speed drive Installation for air treatment plant
  • Fiber optic network and copper backbone network cabling
  • Full security system suite, access control , intruder alarm, CCTV systems
  • Less abled support systems, accessible accessories and toilet alarms
  • Lightning protection system
  • External lighting installation