Broome Lodge Sheltered Housing Scheme, Dublin
Varming Consulting Engineers were commissioned to design the mechanical and electrical services installations for this development consisting of the construction of a 3 storey detached building with an approximate area of 3,800m2, consisting of sheltered housing for 35 one bed apartments and 8 two bedroom apartments with terraces at ground level and projecting balconies at first and second floor levels. Also included within the scheme is a communal area including an office, 2 guest rooms, computer rooms, living area and laundry room and ancillary support areas together with a central landscaped courtyard.
Group heating scheme with high efficiency gas fired boilers and Micro-CHP plant.
Integrated social alarm and video intercom system.
Heat interface units in each apartment providing space heating and instantaneous domestic hot water.
Sub-metering of all mechanical and electrical services with smart metering of heat used in each apartment.