Cork Architectural Association Exhibition 2019
20. 11. 2019
Our recently completed Toor House, Waterville Co. Kerry is featuring in this year's Cork Architectural Association's Annual Exhibition, 'Experience. Unravelled'. The exhibition will run until Nov 29th in the foyer of the Cork City Civic Offices on Anglesea Street. The opening night is Friday 8th November. See more here
Oranmore Primary Care Centre
19. 11. 2019
Meitheal Architects have applied for planning permission for the development of a Primary Care Centre in Oranmore, Co. Galway. The centre is an important development for the region, providing essential healthcare facilities to a local community. The Care Centre will provide key health services such as child health, physiotherapy and occupational therapy, thus reducing the requirement for the catchment population to travel to Galway City. The Centre will also include a GP suite, public pharmacy, specialist nursing such as midwifery and dieticians, an ambulance deployment point, as well as over 150 car parking spaces.
Irish Building and Design Awards 2019
25. 10. 2019
Our work at Dingle Skellig Hotel has been selected as a finalist in the Irish Building and Design Awards 2019 in the category: Tourism and Leisure Project of the Year.
Many congratulations to our hardworking team, our great client team, and all involved in this fantastic project.
St. Patrick’s Bridge Wins Judges Choice Awards
19. 10. 2019
The newly restored St Patrick’s Bridge has won the major award at Cork’s Best Building Awards 2019. Collaborating with conservation architects, JCA Architects and Kevin Cleary, Meitheal Architects worked for over 2 years on the project for Cork City Council.
SHD Planning Success
17. 10. 2019
We are delighted to announce the approval of the SHD application for Cairn Homes, Castletreasure development in Douglas, Cork. Castletreasure comprises of a school, creche, parkland, cycle network and 472 new homes. This was Cork’s largest SHD application under review by An Bord Pleanála.
Architecture and Building Expo 2019
7. 10. 2019
Our work on the major extension and re-development of the Dingle Skellig Hotel was one of the shortlisted finalists for the Interior Architecture & Design Awards at the Architecture Expo 2019.
nZEB Qualifications at Meitheal
4. 10. 2019
Congratulations to our team members Peter Byrne & Joe Coffey who were awarded Postgraduate Diplomas in Building Performance (Energy Efficiency in Design) from Technological University Dublin. NZEB or Nearly Zero Energy Building is the energy performance standard required under the European Union Energy Performance in Buildings Directive (EPBD). It will require a culture change at all levels in the building industry, from how we procure, design, construct, use and maintain a building over its life cycle.
Cork ARC Cancer Support House
2. 9. 2019
Exciting times ahead for our fantastic clients at Cork ARC Cancer Support, as they move into their new house to prepare for opening. Sarsfield House offers more much-needed space, privacy and potential for Cork ARC — it will be a benchmark centre of excellence for the provision of non-clinical cancer support in Ireland. We wish them all the best in their new home here in Cork. Read more here
Railway Gardens SHD Application
15. 8. 2019
Our Strategic Housing Development team are pleased to have submitted a ‘fast-track’ application to An Bord Pleanála for the ‘build to rent’ 17-storey apartment scheme, Railway Gardens adjacent to the South Link Service Station. This is Cork’s largest SHD application currently under review by An Bord Pleanála. Read more here
Homeland Group Phase One
2. 8. 2019
Congratulations to our clients Homeland Group on the release of Phase one of Mungret Gate, Co. Limerick. Mungret Gate is an exceptional new development set in an established and well serviced area of Limerick.
Read more here
Building and Architect of the Year Awards 2019
31. 7. 2019
We are thrilled to be shortlisted for Building and Architect of the Year Awards 2019.
Huge thanks and congratulations to our hospitality team for all their effort and dedication! Our work on Dingle Skellig Hotel has been selected in the category of Building Refurbishment for a Single Building or Development.
SHD Application for Cairn Homes
31. 5. 2019
Our Strategic Housing Development team are proud to have worked with Cairn Homes and the local community on the design of an exciting new neighbourhood in Castletreasure, Douglas, Co. Cork. This is Cork’s largest SHD application currently under review by An Bord Pleanála.