A design team consortium lead by Reddy Architecture + Urbanism Group (Ireland) and Payette (USA) was appointed by NUI Galway to a project for three separate research facilities. The facilites comprise: A Clinical & Translational Research Facility (approx. 5,267 m²), a cancer research, Chem Bio and Bio resource laboratory building; (approx. 8,212m²) and a Humanities & Social Sciences Research Library (a 5,400m² next-
The proposed CRF-
The building is arranged as a predominantly horizontal facility with accommodation spread over four floors, along with a roof-
The Translational Research Facility (TRF) is accommodated on the second and third floors, with internal planning providing for open and flexible lab spaces, with dispersed core lab functions and highly flexible lab casework systems. The development includes all ancillary site and landscaping works.
The €35m project which began 2009, went to site in 2012 and is currently under construction.
Work continues on the Research Bundle for NUI Galway