Nanofabrication Facility

This project was one of UCC's PRTLI (Programme for Research in Third Level Insitutions) - Cycle I approved projects. The project was based at the NMRC in the Maltings. It involved the refurbishment of existing space within the NMRC to accommodate £7.36m of key research equipment (e-beam lithography system, cluster etching system, deep trench etcher, photolithography printing, microscopes, stone boxes, spectroscopy etc.). The refurbishment cost was £2.1m (€2.7m).

Project Team

Delivered by the UCC Capital Projects Team

Design Team

Project Management (Full Design Services)


Leo Lynch (Main Mechanical Contractor)
Kirby (Electrical)


This project was completed in April 2002.


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