UCC Environmental Research Institute (ERI)
University College of Cork (UCC)
RPS was contracted to design and supervise the installation of a new Environmental Research Institute (ERI) building in the University College of Cork (UCC).
The building is an eco-friendly green building utilising the current best available design features, specifications, fittings / materials, construction methods and control systems that conform to the principles of sustainable development and minimisation of environmental impact. The building serves as an interactive demonstration, teaching and research facility for design of future green buildings. The building was a recipient of the Irish Concrete Society Award for Sustainable Design.