This project involved the services provided for fire main upgrade and fire pump modifications on behalf of the IPS.

Hayes Higgins Partnership were the Building Services Consultants client representative.


Name of Project: Wheatfield Prison, Dublin

Client: OPW/Irish Prison Service


The Building Services elements included the following main items:

  • Natural Gas Installation.

  • Disconnect and Remove existing Boilers.

  • Install 3 no. new 4,500 kg/hr steam boilers.

  • New Dual fuel burners.

  • New feedwater pumps and level controls.

  • Water Treatment.

  • New Blowdown vessels and controls.

  • Pipework, Fittings, Insulation etc.

  • Commissioning.

  • Condense Level Plant Room.

  • Replace steam/MTHW heat exchangers serving Clover Hill.

  • Replace all faulty fittings, gaskets, valves, insulation on steam headers and fit new BMS compatible flow meters.

  • Replace all steam traps and possibly replace condensate pumps and fit new BMS compatible control valves.

  • New Heat Exchangers.

Description of Role:

Mechanical & Electrical Consulting Engineers

Total Capital Value:


Dates of Involvement: