Schools Bundle 5 – Institute of Further Education (IFE) Carlow

The project is part of the Schools Bundle 5 Public Private Partnership Scheme (PPP) to deliver 4 post-primary schools, 1 primary school and an Institute of Further Education (IFE), over four sites in Kells, Carlow, Bray and Wexford.

The IFE College Carlow project has delivered a new one 1000 pupil three storey, part single storey Institute of Further Education.

Key Features:

  • A two storey combined PE hall
  • Hand ball court, play courts and practice wall
  • Play court and external store
  • Playing pitch
  • Green house
  • 399 (inc. 20 no disabled) space car-parking and bus/car set down
  • One way local access road with segregated entry and exit of R488 Kilkenny Road
  • Dedicated pedestrian and cycling routes
  • Ancillary engineering services and all associate site works
  • Road improvements works to the R488 road including a right hand turning lane, road markings, public bus stop laybys and signage.


Key Project Information
Architect Todds
Duration 10 months
Extra Information
Location Carlow, County Carlow
Sectors Education
The Woodvale Construction management team and supply chain committed to working extended hours to deliver the schools on time.
Grant Robinson, Project Manager