Our Lady’s College is the result of an amalgamation of Presentation Secondary
School and Mercy Secondary School, both in Galway City. The newly
amalgamated school will open in September 2016 and will be situated in the
Presentation Secondary School campus.
The project comprises the provision of a stand-alone extension of 969 m² at Our
Lady’s College, Galway (formerly known as the Presentation Convent Secondary
School). The Project Brief recommends the provision of a purpose-designed
school extension on the school site. The Design Team will develop the project
based on the construction of a building in accordance with the DES Schedule of
Accommodation (Appendix 2) which is included in the documentation. It will be a
matter for the Client and the Design Team to decide where to locate the
The following works are also to be included in the tender for consultancy
(a) Prefab building demolition and disposal including dealing with any asbestos
material in the building;
(b) Sustainable traffic management, taking into account site restrictions.
Please see the Project Brief for further information