Projects Ireland

Projects Ireland

We have completed numerous projects in Ireland with the Office of public works and many private clients

Projects United Kingdom

Projects United Kingdom

Projects in the United Kingdom have included Primark and many other leading business's

Projects In Spain

Projects In Spain

Proyectos en el Reino Unido han incluido Primark y muchos otros negocios líderes

Projects in France

Projects in France

Parmi les projets réalisés au Royaume-Uni figurent Primark et de nombreux autres

Location

St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork, Ireland

Client

The Select Vestry of St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Ireland

Team Involved

Consurv LTD with Dr. Thomas Brennan Marble Special: Living in the Past Steeplejacks: Raineys Steeplejacks Contractor: Stone Mad, O’Sheas

 

St Fin Barre’s Cathedral situated in Cork city was built in the 1860s in the Gothic style. It was the first major work of architect, William Burgess. The staff of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral commissioned Dr. Brennan and the Consurv team for major conservation and restoration works on the interior and exterior of this beautiful Cork cathedral.

The work conducted in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral included the restoration of damaged marble panels and major conservation works on various interior and exterior features, majority of it stonework. These features included the church bells, the exterior columns and decorative features such as the gargoyles and statues.

The Consurv Report

Concurv took a major role in defining the scope of works, the process in which they were completed and the preservation of all original features and historical details. Consurv's non destructive methods of investigation were key to completing the

  • Roof Survey
  • Investigating Water Ingress
  • Gutter defects
  • Facade Condition

 

Mould Examples

Laboratory Tests

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About Us

When conservation is a key factor we can bring our extensive experience to review Protected Structures with the ability to give accurate Historical Analysis with a view to Stone Conservation. Our teams skills make us a wise choice for Project Management and Health & Safety and Schedule of works in the Conservation field.

Get in Touch

Telephone: +353 (0) 47 80450
Email: info@consurv.ie
Website: www.consurv.ie

Conservation House, Gallagh,
Clontibret, Co. Monaghan.