Hayes Higgins Partnership provided the Building Services (M&E) Engineering Services for the I.T Carlow Avionics Building. The building  involved a Single storey extension (c. 275sq.m) to the existing Avionics Building at IT Carlow. Scope included for Structural Steel framed building (clear span exposed tubular trusses with vertical / inclined support columns) complete with full height Architectural Curtain Wall / Structural Glazing to both the south and west elevations to demonstrate all works undertaken within the building. Scope also included for all associated Services Installations and Site Development works including bulk excavation, surfacing, drainage installations & extensive diversions / protection to the existing underground service mains and drainage. The project also called for a 12 metre sliding door allowing for the aircraft to be moved inside and outside the building during training.

Name of Project: Avionics Building

Client: I.T Carlow 

Description of Role: 

Mechanical & Electrical Consulting Engineers

Year of Completion:




Design Team:

Architect: Brian Dunlop Architects

Mechanical & Electrical: Hayes Higgins Partnership

Quantity Surveyor: Brennan Associates

Civil & Structural Engineers: Bowe Consulting Engineers


Main Contractor:

Mythen Construction