The Irish Green Building Council (IGBC) introduced the first in their series of Masterclasses during World Green Building week at the Environmental Research Institute, University College Cork on September 20th, 2012.
Minister Simon Coveney views model of proposed Beaufort Laboratory on a recent visit to NMCI.
Minister Pat Rabbitte presented the ISO 50001 certificate to UCC at a joint presentation with the Irish Naval Service (INS) on a visit to the National Maritime College of Ireland (NMCI) on 20th February 2012.
The Western Gateway Building was selected as the winning entry under the Renewable Energy Systems category at the annual Energy Awards in Dublin last November.
Cork Better Building Awards 2010
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex takes the Judges Choice Award at the Cork Better Building Awards Cermony 2010
Tánaiste and Enterprise Minister Mary Coughlan who officially opened the new state-of-the-art €47.8-million research building at the Government-funded Tyndall Institute, UCC.
6th July 2009 saw the occupation of UCC's new Western Gateway Building on the Western Road
|07.10.2008||Post Graduate Research Library Award 2008|
|20.06.2008||Sunday Access Request Form|
The Official Opening of the Postgraduate Research Library, University College Cork by Ms Mary Hanafin TD, Minister for Education & Science on Thursday, 24th January 2008.
|05.07.2007||UCC takes first place|
|02.08.2007||RIBA European Award for ERI building, UCC.|
The Western Gateway Building was selected as the winning entry under the Renewable Energy Systems category at the annual Energy Awards in Dublin last November.Read more
Minister Simon Coveney views model of proposed Beaufort Laboratory on a recent visit to NMCI.Read more
12 FebInformation Technology Foundation Stone Ceremony February 2008 Read more
05 MarMinister Martin lays Foundation Stone at Tyndall National Institute Read more
25 SepOctober Bank Holiday Weekend - Shutdown of Electrical Power to UCC Main Campus Read more
Postgraduate Research Library - SEI Overall Category Winner for Excellence in Building Design or Specification.11 AugPostgraduate Research Library - SEI Overall Category Winner for Excellence in Building Design or Specification. Read more
11 AugChicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture award for UCC Read more
14 NovUCC gets energised through partnership with the SEAI Read more
12 JanUCC is ranked 4th in The UI GreenMetric World University Rankings Read more
16 NovUCC is World’s First University to Achieve ISO 50001 Standard (Energy Management Systems) Read more
11 JanUCC is ranked 3rd in The UI GreenMetric World University Rankings Read more
31 AugCar-Sharing Conference and Exhibition: Monday 17th September 2007 Read more
19 SepFilm Screening TONIGHT 6pm (WW5): The End of Suburbia Read more
09 NovApply NOW for 2008 UCC Travel Pass Scheme - Deadline 16th Nov!!! Read more
19 NovUCC Bicycle Users Group - Meeting on Friday 23rd Nov, 1pm at ORB 244 Read more
|10.12.2012||UCC P+R Shuttles special Christmas Timetable|
|13.09.2012||UCC P+R shutles Term Timetable 2012-2013|
|05.09.2012||2012 Pedometer Challenge|
|02.04.2012||UCC Park+Ride shuttle EASTER timetable|
|16.12.2011||UCC Park+Ride Christmas Timetable|
|22.09.2011||UCC P+R shuttles Term Timetable|
|11.06.2010||BikeWeek 2010 - Cork Events|
|03.06.2010||Summer Timetable for UCC Park+Ride Shuttles|
|30.03.2010||UCC P+R Shuttle Easter Timetable|
|25.03.2010||FREE Cycling Training Courses in April|
|21.09.2009||Cycle to Work - UCC Employer Bicycle Scheme|
|21.09.2009||Cycle to Work (2) List of approved suppliers|
|10.06.2009||National Bike Week 14th-21st June|
|01.04.2009||Revised Park+Ride Timetable for Easter|
|23.10.2008||Late Night Bus Services during Jazz Festival|
|30.06.2008||Update on College Road Closure|
|28.05.2008||UCC Park+Ride Summer Timetable 2008|
|23.04.2008||UPDATE on College Road closure|
|14.03.2008||Bike Swap Shop - 29th March at Emmet Place|
|16.08.2007||New Bicycle Racks at O'Rahilly Building|
|15.08.2007||Bus Map for UCC area available|
Cork Cycling Arts Festival
Welcome to the first ever Cork Cycling Arts Festival
Mon 21st - Sun 27th July 2008
For more information and full programme visit
UCC supporting BikeWeek 2010
May 2012 Newsletter
SEAI to support 22 energy efficiency projects to deliver up to €7 million annual energy savings and support over 500 jobs.
UCC, one of the first public bodies in the world to achieve ISO 50001 certification, has an on-going programme to retrofit their facilities. The specific exemplar project aims to utilise the ESCO model to strategically retrofit the electrical and mechanical facilities in a number of campus buildings.Read more
Beaufort Research "turn the sod" 11th July 2013Read more
Beaufort Research "turn the sod" 11th July 2013Read more
A failure of an ESB piece of equipment located in Castlewhite Gate Lodge on Western Road caused a general Trip of the main ESB substation.Read more
Currently the Buildings & Estates office along with members of the Green Campus Forum have been attending a Green Initiative Course at the Enterprise Centre,
As announced earlier, the last week before Christmas (starting Mon 16th Dec) will see another updated P+R shuttle timetable.
Extra morning and evening services to the Lee Maltings will be integrated into the Campus services. Pouladuff - Campus will be served c. every 30 mins.
Attached is timetable to print off Christmas P & R timetable 16th Dec 2013
The 4th annual lunchtime concert commemorating the impact of First World War in UCC took place on Tuesday 26th November in the Aula Maxima.Read more
The walk was in aid of Abbey's Wish to Walk,
A huge Thank You to everybody who braved last Thursday 12th Dec wintery conditions to support UCC Security’s fundraising Christmas Candlelight Walk in aid of Abbey’s Wish to Walk!
So far the event has raised €1,800, with money continuing to be received.
If anybody still wishes to contribute, please contact any member of the UCC Security team.
UCC/Tyndall has been selected as a Finalist in the Sustainable Energy Awards 2013 - We need your VOTE!! (See Buildings & Estates email dated 18th October 2013 for details on how to vote or go to SEAI website)Read more
On Friday the 8th November 2013 the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins presented the Gold Medal award at RIAI, Merrion Square, Dublin. This is the highest accolade that a building can be awarded in Ireland for the design of a building of exceptional merit completed within a three year old period. UCC's Lewis Art Gallery was shortlisted for this award.Read more
At 1743hrs Mon 16th Dec, the electrical power, serving the entire Main Campus, UCC, tripped out, on 'Earth Fault'. This was a Sudden and unforeseen failure and was quickly traced to a fault in a UCC underground MV Electrical Cable serving the Main Boilerhouse, Windle Building and Agresso Prefabs.
UCC was shortlisted in the 10th annual Chambers Ireland Corporate Social Responsibility Awards. The initiative aimed to make environmental awareness and action an integral part of the philosopy of university life.Read more