Misa Building, St James Hospital

Dublin, Malloney O'Beirn Architects


The SOPREMA bituminous green roof system has been installed on the the new MISA building at St James’ hostpital. Providing many sustainability benefits to the hostpital and the local environment. The Soprema bitumionous waterproofing system provides a robust waterproofing solution whilst the SOPREMA Green roof system will provide the building with many functional and ecological advantages:

– Reduced strom water run-off
– Promotion of local flaura and fauna
– Rainwater storage
– Binding of dust and pollutants in the air
– Improvement of the building hot-cold cycle
– Habitats for wildlife
– Improved sound insulation

Photographer: Neil Warner