Location: Dublin, Ireland
Architect: Scott Tallon Walker Architects
Miesian Plaza consists of three identically clad buildings, (Blocks A, B & C), built in two phases between 1968 and 1976 and constructed over a common basement. Originally designed by Scott Tallon Walker Architects the buildings are listed in the record of protected structures in the Dublin City Development plan (2011-2017)
6mm bronze heat strengthened – 1.5 mm PVB – 6mm Suncool 70-40 heat strengthened – 16 - 8.8 cl laminated
The works comprise of the dismantling of the glazing and cladding system to allow the removal of all sealant material within the system. The cladding system will be refurbished (finishes addressed, new sealants, brackets etc.) and reinstated. New glass and glazing seals shall be installed complete with thermally broken capping's internally, thermal insulation to spandrels and firebreaks throughout.
2020 - The Climate Change Adaptation Category at the 2020 Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland Engineering Excellence Awards.