Additional Accommodation Scheme (Rossmore National School, Co. Tipperary)

Additional Accommodation Scheme for Rossmore National School Board of Management
Fortress Planning completed full construction consultancy services from Design to Construction Completion.

The project involved Extension (Rear) to Existing National School and all associated works

  • Demolition of existing prefabricated structure which houses Pre-School
  • Demolition of existing bicycle shed
  • Construction of new rear extension where previous prefabricated preschool and bicycle shed stand containing new mainstream classroom, 2 x learning support rooms (Open plan), circulation/connecting corridor and new unisex wheelchair accessible disabled wc
  • Slight construction modifications to existing WC and open to new learning support room
  • Construction of new disability access ramps and steps
  • Re-routing of overhead power lines underground to new ESB meter in the front of the school.
  • Civil / Drainage / Ground Works o New foul water drainage system (related to new extension(s)) to be laid and connected to new wastewater treatment packaged system.
  • New wastewater treatment packaged system and new percolation area.
  • New surface water drainage system (related to new extension(s)) to be laid and connected to existing soakaway to rear of the existing school
  • Provisions to be constructed for future Portacabin for Pre-School to the south west of the national school and future new wastewater treatment system packaged unit
  • All associated civil works including drainage, surface water and foul water works
  • Footpath, tarmacadam surfacing and remedial works