University Hospital Galway - Cardiac Catheter Laboratory Replacement

Varming Consulting Engineers Shortlisted for the 2020 Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland Award

Lawlor Burns & Associates recently provided full quantity surveying services for the Health Service Executive in the provision of Cardiac Catheter Laboratories & Cardiothoracic Departments at University Hospital, Galway. The new Cardiac Catheterisation Department in University Hospital Galway provides invasive cardiology diagnostic and interventional services for the HSE West Region.

The €5m works were recently successfully handed-over by Carey Building Contractors and included the striping-out of an existing Coronary Care Unit and re-planning it to provide two new Cardiac Catheter laboratory suites, directly adjacent to two existing Cardiac Catheter Labs, which remained functioning during the works.

The project involved complex mechanical and electrical installations and was one of our first projects where the mechanical and electrical specialist were procured as Reserved Specialists and we prepared associated Mechanical and Electrical Pricing Documents. The project was completed promptly and very successfully, with Varming Consulting Engineers Services Engineers recently shortlisted for the 2020 Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland “Innovation” Award for their project work. Project design team members were:

Employer Representative & Architect: Cullen Payne Architects
Services Engineers: Varming Consulting Engineers
Quantity Surveyor: Lawlor Burns & Associates
Fire Engineer: FCC Fire Cert Ltd.
Project Supervisor Design Process: Linesight

Enclosed below is a video of work completed on the University Hospital Galway – Cardiac Catheter Laboratory Replacement project.