James and Nell McAvoy


Name: James and Nell McAvoy
Location: Silverbridge, Newry
County: Down
Total Cost: £ 177,695.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : SOAR


To develop, refurbish and enhance premises into a more efficient work space to secure continued occupancy from a long term tenant.


Due to the growth of their tenant company (Polar International) the project promoters were aware that unless they undertook refurbishment work to bring their rented property up to a standard for leasing, they were unable to secure the continued occupancy of the current tenant over the longer term.  


Funded under Axis 3, through SOAR, the items funded included:

  • Demolition & site preparation
  • Excavation, bases, foundations
  • Sub-structure block work
  • Steelwork, cladding, rain water goods,
  • Super structure block work
  • Insitu concrete maintenance pits
  • Insitu / P.C. floors
  • Installation of roller shutters
  • Heating, plumbing, nedermann vehicle
  • Fume extract system, free standing oil fired unit heater
  • Drainage