Category C – Sustainable Energy Building Excellence
Winner - eircom Ltd
eircom is the leading provider of fixed-line telecommunications services in Ireland, with approximately 7,000 employees, eircom Group is one of Ireland's largest employers.
The new corporate head office is nine stories high and houses 1,200 employees. The building demonstrates a very high standard of building design, smart use of natural and artificial light and active intelligently controlled building services. The end result is a building that provides high quality working conditions for a substantially lower energy demand. Click here for more details
‘This very high standard of building design, smart use of natural and artificial lighting coupled with the positive integration of passive and active intelligently controlled building services and architectural elements, has resulted in a mixed mode solution that has, in practice, achieved significant energy savings and at the same time maintaining a greatly enhanced visual and working environment’