Tullamore Central Library

Project: Tullamore Central Library
Client: Offaly County Council
Completed: 2012
Location: Offaly

Refurbishment, alteration and extension to the existing building providing a distribution centre and also training, archive and meeting rooms over two levels. The increased floor area of the library also provides a larger children’s section and a new adolescent section in the library.

Key design elements comprise of:-

  • Construction of extension to create a new landmark frontage and rear extension including viewing area increasing natural daylight
  • Provision of new data installation that integrates new (RFID) Radio Frequency Identification tags for tracking books, IT Facilities for customers and staff
  • New energy efficient heating and controls
  • Energy efficient lighting with occupancy and daylighting controls
  • New lift for accessibility
  • Environmentally controlled document storage for precision documents