Hayes Higgins Partnership provided Civil and Structural Engineering Services and Design and Supervision Services for this project which was constructed under the GCCC Form of Contract. The project consists of a replacement 8 classroom GRD school, ancillary support accommodation and provision of new GP Room. To facilitate the continued operation of the school during the construction phase of the project a temporary school of 6 No individual prefabricated classrooms was constructed at an adjoining site in the ownership of the Convent of Mercy. This temporary school formed its own self-contained secure compound for the duration of the new permanent school build. 


Name of Project: Convent of Mercy, Borris in Ossory

Means of Procurement: Traditional Contract

Client: Board of Management, Convent of Mercy National School

Description of Role:

Civil and Structural Engineering Services

Dates of Involvement:


Design Team:

Architect: MCOH

Civil & Structural: Hayes Higgins Partnership

Mechanical & Electrical: Gerry Geaney

Quantity Surveyor: ABN Midlands