With a reputation in Ireland for the design of high quality sustainable buildings, BDP has been involved in award winning projects in Ireland for over 50 years. Based in Dublin’s Blackhall Place, the Dublin studio was founded in 1991.
Many of our buildings are landmark demonstrations of new and innovative sustainable design techniques and our energy research activities have been recognised internationally. Our expertise covers many sectors and we work closely with users, clients and the community to create special places for living, working, shopping, culture and learning.
The New Children’s Hospital with associated Children’s Research and Innovation Centre facilitates the specialist and complex care of young people with serious illnesses.
Bonham Quay is a mixed use development comprising 26,000 sqm of Grade A office space and 2,000 sqm of retail and restaurant space.
The development on a landmark site in the East Wall area of Dublin City, will comprise the demolition of existing buildings and the construction of a proposed mixed-use scheme on the banks of the river Tolka.
Three new detached dwellings with direct beach access and panoramic views out to Dublin Bay.
Wren Hotel makes the most of its tight urban site offering 137 compact and luxurious bedrooms in the heart of Dublin.
Refurbishment and upgrade of historic galleries. BDP’s building services engineers designed the new air conditioning and environmental control systems that were retrofitted into the historic wings of the National Gallery of Ireland.
The new 4,500m2 six storey science, research and incubator facility, now called the Greenway Hub, is located in the heart of DIT’s new 73 acre campus at Grangegorman.
Dublin Central, a major 5.5 acre regeneration project in Dublin’s city centre, will deliver a mixed-use development consisting of workplace, residential, hotel, restaurant and retail uses set within new pedestrian links and public spaces.
BDP has recorded strong growth and positive financial results for the financial year ended 30 June 2021. The practice achieved an operating profit of £13.6million - an increase of 2% on the previous year.
The newly opened Wren Urban Nest, based in the heart of Dublin, is a 137-room, nine floor hotel designed and built using the most advanced carbon reduction technologies, making it one of Europe’s most sustainable hotels in a major city centre.
Building Services engineer Diarmuid Reynolds explains how ten years of research has closed the knowledge gap in global office energy use.
Alongside our client, Edward Capital and Summix Capital (Seagull Point Limited), we have secured planning permission from Galway City Council for the delivery of the Augustine Hill masterplan and associated developments – one of Ireland’s largest and most ambitious urban regeneration projects.
Our innovative outdoor seating and public realm concepts have been incorporated into a visionary new report into the creation of safer outdoor spaces as Ireland enters the next stage of its Covid-recovery plans.
In conjunction with our partners, McKeon Group, we have been awarded the retail prize at the 2020 Fit Out Awards for our work at Royal Hibernian Way in Dublin.
This year our Christmas charities programme has pledged more than £33,000 to 19 charities local to our studios.
The new Clanbrassil Street and St Nicholas Quarter rejuvenation scheme won a regional Leinster Award at this year’s ULI CBRE Excellence in Placemaking Awards.