Dublin City Council has awarded the development of a consolidated operations depot to Purcell Construction. The depot will cover the local authority’s north city operations including Waste Management, Housing Maintenance, Public Lighting and Electrical Services, Traffic Management, Surface Water and Drainage (excluding foul drainage/Irish Water activities), Signage and Road Maintenance. The Operations Depot will be located on a 5.03 hectare site on Saint Margaret’s
Road, Ballymun, Dublin 11
Works are expected to begin in spring 2021 on a new operations depot and civic amenity site to include a four-storey office building with staff welfare and canteen facilities, bin store, plant areas and first floor external terrace of 4,963 square metres and a central stores warehouse building and workshops.
Purcell Construction are also the lead on the National Train Control Centre at Heuston Station, Dublin. This facility will become the national signalling control centre for Irish Rail.