Flood Precast Hollowcore Flooring

Building the Future at Drumalee GAA with Flood Precast Hollowcore Flooring

Flood Precast provided 200mm of Hollowcore flooring and precast stairs to Tully Developments who we’re the main contractors on the new clubhouse. Flood Precast Hollowcore Flooring units are machine cast concrete slabs, with tubular voids extending the full length of each slab, creating a lightweight building unit, saving money on materials and transport costs.


Flood Precast Hollowcore Flooring

We provided 280 m2 of 200mm Hollowcore and 2no Precast Stairs. Our flooring and precast stairs are designed for quick installation, to significantly increase build efficiency, and to provide high levels of construction strength and quality.

Precast Concrete Hollowcore floors offer many advantages over alternative flooring methods like metaldeck, in-situ and timber. Prestressed Hollowcore floors are fast to erect and are a great choice of flooring system for the construction of:

  • Hotels
  • Apartments
  • Office Blocks
  • Car Parks
  • Industrial Buildings
  • Sports Clubs

BENEFITS of using Hollowcore Floor Slabs

  • High load capacity and long spans making it structurally efficient.
  • Provides high levels of inherent fire resistance.
  • The hollow cores provide an excellent sound resistance.
  • Can be designed to incorporate notches, splays, balconies etc.
  • Quick installation ensures a reduction in building programme time and site costs.
  • Eliminates the need for costly and time-consuming on-site concrete pours.
  • Eliminates on-site formwork and steel fixing.
  • Units can be grouted immediately after installation.
  • Immediately stable floor platform suitable for working off.
  • Manufactured offsite to rigorous quality standards.
  • Progress on site is not weather dependent.

Project: Drumalee GAA ClubHouse

Contractor: Tully Developments

Engineer: PJ Mastery

Architect: Michael Fitzpatrick

Products: Hollowcore & Stairs

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Damien Farrell

Damien graduated from Athlone Institute of Technology in 2003 with a Honors degree in Manufacturing Engineering and has worked for Flood Precast since 2004. He worked in our Manufacturing Plant on Quality control from 2004 -2005 and then took up a position as Irish Sales/Contracts manager.

Contact Damien for projects in Ireland. Email damien.farrell@floodprecast.co.uk
Damien Farrell