Uniphar, Citywest, Co. Dublin

Client

Uniphar

Project Managers

PM Group

Architects

BKD Architects

Quantity Surveyor

PM Group

Civil & Structural Engineer

TJ O'Connor

Services Engineer

PM Group

Duration

22 months

Area

20,900m2

Description:

This logistics facility comprises of 16,413m2 of warehouse to house high bay storage racking and automated picking & packing equipment for this healthcare products distributor. The warehouse is constructed with a 3 span steel portal frame with a total width of 85m and length of 140m. A 4,812mmezzanine floor is also provided in the warehouse, where further automated conveyors and large plant rooms are located.

The floor of the warehouse is a high specification industrial ground bearing slab with tolerances to suit the high bay racking and automated equipment. (Category 1 + FM2 special floor slab). The project also included a 3-storey steel framed office adjacent to the warehouse with a total floor area of 4,282m2. Works on site also included substantial cut and fill, large on-grade car park for 270 car spaces, service yard with 8No. dock levellers, 16No. at-grade vehicle access doors, drainage and attenuation works for the 4.8ha site.

The Specialist sorting, packaging system installed was a Klug system.

Total area 20,901m2.