Green Roofing

A green roof or a living roof is a roof that is partially or completely covered with vegetation and a growing medium, installed over a waterproofing membrane. There are various different types of green roof system including

  • Extensive green roofing, a light weight system which includes a shallow growing medium. This type of green roof system is the most economical to install and also maintain.

  • Intensive green roofing, a deeper layer of growing medium is required >200mm. Plug planting of varying species of plants, shrubs or trees can be installed in this type of system. Generally irrigation systems are required.

For project see;

  • Mater Hospital

  • Bord Gais Finglas

  • Rosemont School

  • Marker Hotel