Leitrim Innovation + Enterprise Centre
Leitrim Innovation + Enterprise Centre, Carrick-on-Shannon
(Sustainability Initiative of the 2015 Irish Construction Industry Awards)
(GOLD Winner for the Environmental Best Practice of the 2015 Green Apple Awards)
(Highly Commended in the Sustainability Category of the 2014 RIAI Irish Architecture Awards)
Adaptation, reuse and extension of existing Leitrim County Enterprise Board offices and enterprise building located within the development envelope of Carrick-on-Shannon. The design focused on sound Passive Design principles, ensuring that natural ventilation and day lighting usage is maximized throughout to minimize the building’s energy demand. The building achieved a B1 design BER rating, accounting for both new-build extension and refurbished areas of the building.
Reference: Mr. Joe Lowe (Leitrim County Enterprise Fund)
“Cooney Architects has just completed a 7,500 square foot extension to the Enterprise Centre in Carrick on Shannon. We gladly recommend the services of Frank Cooney Architects to you”