Project Details

Dublin 7, Ireland

Mater University Hospital


Mater University Hospital

Project Type:

Healthcare & Pharmaceutical

Project Value


Project Detail:

Overview The Mater Misericordiae University Hospital is a charitable voluntary hospital and holds a unique place in the delivery of healthcare not only to the community of North Dublin but also to the rest of the country with its tertiary services. The Hospital was established in 1861 under the auspices of Catherine McAuley and the Sisters of Mercy. Designer Group carried out a number of mechanical and electrical refurbishment and extension works at the Mater Public Hospital. The scope of works included consultancy rooms, administration buildings, clinical environments and with respect to the A&E department all works were carried out in a live environment with minimised disruption to the planned operation of the department. The projects included the M&E work at the new Breast Check Clinic, the A&E department, level eight administration and consultancy rooms in the interface building linking the old and new hospital buildings.

More Detail:

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

  •  Main power distribution system
  •  Intrinsically safe electrical installation to laboratory areas
  •  L1 Addressable fire alarm linked
  •  Structured cabling installation to Cat 5e standard
  • Lighting and emergency lighting
  •  Building Management System (BMS) cabling
  • Fibre optic network and copper backbone network cabling
  •  Security system suite, access control, CCTV system
  • Disabled support systems, accessible accessories and toilet alarm
  •  External lighting installation


  • QBMS systems
  • Low pressure hot water pipe work system
  •  Treated air in zoned areas
  •  Medical gas distribution systems
  •  Laboratories work space fit-out
  •  Gas fired variable refrigeration volume (VRV) system
  •  Domestic hot and cold water systems
  •  Above ground soils and waste
  •  Extensive fit-out of consultancy rooms