Intel Ireland Limited has applied for permission for alterations to its Leixlip plant. It wants to construct a single storey extension with mezzanines to the FAB 10 Water Treatment Building and the associated demolition of an existing temporary construction assembly structure.
It also wants to build a utility pipebridge between the FAB 10 Utility Building and the IR1 Building linking internal utilities in the basement of the IR5 Building. The plans also include the partial demolition of the west side of the existing IR1 Building including revised elevations, relocated and enlarged docks and personnel entrance and minor road alterations. It also wants to demolish and relocate a single storey sprinkler pumphouse and tank to the rear of FAB 10, as well as the demolition of an existing waste drumstore. The plans also include the addition of plant and equipment including relocated emergency generators and temporary utility systems. The plant is located at Collinstown Industrial Park, Collinstown, Leixlip Blakestown and Kellystown Townlands. A decision is due by April 19.