Extensive works were required to reinstate the roof of Blocks 4 & 5 to the original detail in accordance with best practice conservation techniques. Truss repair and weathering details were agreed in advance with the Dublin City Council Conservation Officer.
Stage 1: Erection of temporary propping system for truss stabilisation due to extensive timber decay.
Stage 2: Full restoration of trusses and reinstatement of roof weathering details to the Conservation Officer’s recommendations. Level and associated enabling works.