A multi-storey car park associated with the nearby Ulster University campus comprising 350 spaces, 196 bicycle stands and a ground floor retail unit. The building’s main frontage to Frederick Street will be clad in different sizes and colours of aluminium fins.
Ulster University and Juno Planning submitted a planning application (Z/2012/1034/F) in September 2012. DoE Planning issued a decision to refuse the application in August 2013. Ulster University appealed the refusal in the same month and the Planning Appeals Commission held a public hearing in December 2013. Ulster University presented a revised proposal and a decision to allow was issued by the Planning Appeals Commission in February 2014.
A legal challenge sought to judicially review the Planning Appeal Commission’s decision although this was dismissed by the High Court in June 2014.
O’Hare & McGovern commenced construction on site during February 2019 and completed the building during February 2020.