Malahide Church and Parish Centre
Development of St. Sylvester’s Parish Centre, Malahide, Co. Dublin
This project involved the construction of a new Parish Centre, Apartment, Underground Car Park and Prayer Chapel on the grounds of St. Sylvester’s Church, Malahide, Co. Dublin.
It involved the full refurbishment of the existing Church and associated community hall / kitchen facility. The Church was in use throughout the majority of refurbishment works, and a working kitchen was operational on the premises providing meals for the local community.
Delap & Waller provided full Mechanical and Electrical design services for this project. In addition to the normal complement of Building Services, a variety of specialist sustainable installations and low carbon techniques were designed and incorporated into the new development as part of the M&E design package. Some of these included:
- Use of PL Systems and
- Energy Efficient Lighting
- Natural Ventilation
- Minimised Solar Gains
- Inverted Tube type Solar Panels