AIT SPORTS CENTRE

LOCATION

ATHLONE, CO WESMEATH
IRELAND

PROMOTER

ATHLONE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Project Description

New sports centre at the Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT), including:

  • 10,000m2 2-storey Running Track Building comprising:
  • RC podium structure of flat slab on 7.5x8m column grid supporting running track
  • 11m high steel post and truss structure with primary parallel chord trusses spanning 56m over running track
  • 6,000m2 2-storey Multi-sports Building comprising:
  • RC podium structure of flat slab on 6x7.5m column grid
  • 10m high steel structure with primary trusses spanning 45m over
  • Link building

Services Provided:

  • Independent structural review of design of structures, including
  • Independent (3D) modelling of structures
  • Independent assessment of loading on structures
  • Analysis of structures
  • Independent design checks on structures to Eurocodes
  • Structural review meetings
  • Report on independent structural review