New 4,500m2 Extension to existing UL Sports Arena to provide a training centre for Munster Rugby and an extension to the swimming pool on the University of Limerick Campus. The development includes a single-storey building to provide a 25m X 10m training swimming pool with diving facility to 4m depth, and a separate 3-storey extension to provide an elite dry sports training facility, additional squad changing rooms and associated shower areas. The Dry Sports Training Facility for Munster Rugby, known as the High Performance Centre (HPC), includes rock climbing facilities, specialist cardiovascular theatre, weight training with changing rooms, a gymnasium, treatment, recreation and meeting rooms, offices and roof level plant enclosures.
- Dry Sports Training Facility was delivered using Building Information Modelling process (BIM) to Level 2 maturity
- Swimming Pool was delivered using a Building Information Modelling process (BIM) to Level 1 maturity with the intention of developing this to Level 2 maturity during the construction stage.