The Block B building is located in Shannon Free Zone West and was constructed
in the 1960’s and modified/upgraded in the intervening years since then. The
building is presently designed as large scale high bay warehousing and
distribution. Block B is the largest Company owned building in the SFZ (both in
terms of floor plate and internal height) with over 100,000 sq ft of floor area. In
2012 part of the building (44,755 sq ft) was refurbished and leased. The
remainder of the building (56,300 sq.ft.) also requires refurbishment and it is
proposed to undertake this refurbishment work in 2014 with a view to leasing the
building on a phased basis.
Block B Unit 2 has a covered floor area of 56,300 sq ft, is currently unoccupied
and now requires a complete upgrade to return the building to good lettable
The roof covering of the entire 100,000 sq ft Block B building is at the end of its
serviceable life and needs to be recovered.
Internally, the fabric of the building needs a complete overhaul while elements of
the external of the building also need to be upgraded.
The mechanical and electrical services throughout the building need to be