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BKD Architects projects shortlisted in RIAI Public Choice Awards 2017

Two recently completed projects by Burke-Kennedy Doyle Architects have been shortlisted for the 2017 RIAI Public Choice Awards: ’26/27 Grafton St’ and ‘Offices at Earlsfort Terrace Hatch Street’.

The shortlist was selected by the 2017 IAA Jury and is awarded based on online votes. You can view the complete shortlist and vote for us using the link below.

Online voting is now open and will continue until Friday June 16th
https://www.irisharchitectureawards.ie/public-choice-2017/

‘The Reflector’ promotional video

Seán O’Neill of Park Developments & Paul Quinn of BKD Architects feature in a promotional video describing the new €100m Reflector landmark office and residential development on the Canal Dock. The developments will include a six storey LEED Gold V4 office building of 125,000 sq.ft. with floor plates of 23,000 sq. ft. finished to the highest standard. The development will also incorporate 40 exclusive 1-3 bedroom luxury A3 BER Certification apartments and a single 3,500 sq.ft retail/restaurant unit all of which is due for completion in 2018.

Click here for a link to the Reflector Website

Click here for a link to the Promotional Video

Click here for more information on the project

 

BKD introduce new social media networks

Burke-Kennedy Doyle Architects are delighted to introduce a diverse network of social media connections. BKD projects & news will now be visible on Facebook, Linked-in & Twitter.

Waterside Phase 2 – Granted Planning Permission

BKD Architects are delighted to announce the grant of a planning application for a revised masterplan at Waterside Citywest,  The development will consist of 180,000sqft of office space comprising of 3no. three storey office blocks over a basement carpark.  The development also includes a new multi-level carpark building, and a café building

The new masterplan represents an evolution of the existing waterside development. This design evolution is intended to provide more sustainable building configurations which will deliver accommodation that is better adapted to the current commercial office market, while at the same time building on the principles already established in the existing Master Plan, in terms of building design and landscaping.

An integrated landscape and building design of high architectural quality is proposed, using durable high-quality materials, to form a legible and coherent overall development at this prominent location.

Click here for more information on the ‘Waterside Phase 2’ project.

 

Contractor appointed for Boland’s Quay Development

Following an extensive tendering process, the Boland’s Quay Development Group and BAM Ireland have agreed a contract, for the construction of the Bolands Quay will provide three new landmark buildings comprising of office, residential, retail and cultural space constructed under a single phased development programme.

Enabling works, including the demolition of existing silos, restoration of old mill buildings and the piling of foundations, commenced in November 2015 and have recently completed – enabling construction works to commence immediately.

The development will also involve the restoration of a number of protected mill buildings and the creation of a new civic plaza looking onto the waterfront at Grand Canal Dock.

Clikc here for more information on the Boland’s Quay project