Naas, Co. Kildare, Ireland

Shackletons Flour Mill

Description: Protected Structure - Seven Storey Stone Building Constructed in the Early 1800s

Client: Kelbuild Construction

Project Activity: Design and Construct Truss-Out Scaffold Structure to Facilitate Re-Roofing Project

Challenges: 

Design and construct a compact Truss-Out scaffold structure to be fully supported from a stone wall structure 1m below eaves level. 

Operatives working at a height over fast flowing River Liffey.

Structural complexities within the activity location.

To design a structural system that would eliminate fixed-end moments at building window ope.

To avoid the traditional method for constructing a truss out and develop an innovative safer system of work that would enable scaffold operatives to work within a safe zone during installation of scaffold structure. 

Engineered Solution:

Stage 1.  Design Stage 
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Stage 2. Off-Site Development, Testing, Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment for Complex Structures
Shackleton Flour Mill, Lucan, Co. Dublin
Stage 3. On-Site Construction Stage
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Caragh, Naas, Co. Kildare.
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