|Project||Céide Fields Visitor Centre.|
|Location||Ballycastle, Co Mayo|
|Architect||Office of Public Works|
|Contractor||Kilcawley Construction Ltd|
Schüco FW60 with stainless steel exterior
This Visitors Centre is located on the North West Coast of Ireland in Co Mayo on an extremely exposed site on a cliff edge 110 metres above sea level. The Visitors Centre has won numerous awards, including a gold medal for architecture.
The glass pyramid is manufactured from Schüco curtain walling FW60 with stainless steel exterior and fitted with a bespoke stainless steel pyramid capping, glazed with laminated safety glass all wrapped around a structural steel framework.