The brief was to provide a proposal to develop the remaining land around the Citywest Shopping centre and provide social and economic regeneration for the development. The result was a mixed-use proposal consisting of a 210 room Hotel, 142 apartments and over 6,000sq.m of new commercial space containing a Cinema, new Anchor Unit, Food Court and new commercial units.


A complex of 5 Apartment Buildings in Naas Road, Dublin on an area of 1.7 ha.

538 apartments in 4 7-storey blocks seated on a double podium.

2-storey platform containing 450 underground car parking spaces, an Anchor Store with 1914 m2 and 4 small Retail Units facing roadway with a total area of 250 m2 on the ground floor.

A 6-storey block containing 24 apartments closes the development from the south-east.


Providing bespoke headquarters and showrooms for Ireland’s largest retailer of Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV). The 65-acre greenfield site is on the outer boundary of County Dublin and has new motorway access. The site offers the ideal opportunity to consolidate the client’s operations and provide an architectural gateway to Dublin.
Our client is currently utilising three sites for assembly and sales. The building includes the Head Quarters, the form of which resembles the headlamp from an HGV, the assembly building and two sales and services building. The use of light, green technology and a strong architectural form is in keeping with the International trends of similar buildings.


Design and build project in conjunction with JJ Rhatigans. A four-star rated 95 key Marriot hotel including penthouse suites, bar, restaurant and conference facilities.

The development also includes speculative commercial space over ground floor retail and a petrol station. The location is on one of the major junctions near Galway, a thriving and diverse city that has seen considerable expansion in recent years.


Located in Dundalk Carlinn Hall is positioned within the Dundalk Sustainable Energy Zone overseen by Sustainable Energy Ireland (SEI).

This zone will provide a showcase of some of the technologies, policies and practices that will be needed to develop sustainable communities in Ireland. Carlinn Hall consists of 234 residential dwellings 2, 3, and 4-bedroom houses and apartments with stand-alone crèche. All dwellings are granted House of Tomorrow status by SEI.


The brief was to redevelop City East Retail Park, Limerick to maximise the use of the site. The proposal included a 200-bed Hotel or 25,000sq.m Office a 9,000sq.m Leisure Centre and an addition to the existing Garden Centre of 2,300sq.m


The site had been derelict for several years following Fruit of the Loom’s decision to phase out their manufacturing activity in these exiting building.

This development, would have had a construction cost of over €35m and would have created over one hundred jobs during construction and approximately 200 permanent jobs thereafter.  In addition, significant indirect employment would have been created locally.


Mixed-use development on 2.3 acres with retail on ground level and 100 residential units above. This project will involve the demolition of the existing 1970’s shopping centre building, and the provision of a new retail experience with apartment living onto an enclosed courtyard.


The Johnstown Shopping Centre in Navan, Co. Meath was completed and opened to the public in October 2004.

The retail portion of the project was built by Blackrock Development. A Supervalu food store is the anchor tenant and was a flayship Supervalu store in Ireland. The centre is connected by a partly glazed pedestrian mall to 13 retail units with associated customer conveniences.

The commercial aspect and leisure centre are the second phase of the development and were completed in 2005. The residential scheme comprising of houses and apartments with underground car parking was completed in 2006.


Following a local area plan carried out, the proposed development included retail space comprising of two anchor units, commercial and residential situated on the Kell’s backlands.