Menu

News & Media

Welcome to the Atkins media centre. Here you will find all the latest news about the company. You can also browse our archives of press releases and features.

Also you can browse our Group Media


Dublin Inland Port Secures Planning Permission

Dublin Inland Port Secures Planning Permission Atkins is delighted that Ireland’s largest freight and passenger port, Dublin Port Company (DPC), has secured its latest planning permission for a large-scale logistics Read more...



Residents begin to collect keys at Atkins-designed Phase 2A of Cork NorthWest regeneration project

Phase 2A of the Cork City Northwest Quarter Regeneration project, designed by Atkins – a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group – has officially opened. The development comprises 47 new homes Read more...



Atkins to develop DART network’s Kildare Line expansion

Atkins to develop DART network’s Kildare Line expansion   Atkins – a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group – with joint venture (JV) partners TYPSA and TUC Rail, and supported by Read more...



Practical completion on the Atkins designed Ryanair Airside Green project

Practical completion on the Atkins designed Ryanair Airside Green project A fantastic collaborative team effort from Atkins and MAC that got this Airside Green Office Campus Project for Ryanair  over Read more...



Atkins secures role on Boyne Greenway and Boyne Navigation restoration scheme

Atkins secures role on Boyne Greenway and Boyne Navigation restoration scheme Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has been appointed by Meath County Council to provide consultancy and design Read more...



Dublin Port gets go-ahead for €320m expansion plan (rte)

Dublin Port gets go-ahead for €320m expansion plan (rte) It is fantastic to see the recent decision by An Bord Pleanála give a 15 year permission for the project and Read more...



Atkins secures role on Boyne Greenway and Boyne Navigation Scheme -Irish Building

Atkins secures role on Boyne Greenway and Boyne Navigation Scheme -Irish Building Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has been appointed by Meath County Council to provide consultancy and Read more...



Atkins designed Baldoyle to Portmarnock Greenway is Officially Open

Atkins designed Baldoyle to Portmarnock Greenway is Officially Open Atkins – a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group – were delighted to attend the official opening of the Baldoyle to Portmarnock Walking Read more...



Atkins designed Baldoyle to Portmarnock Greenway Opens – Irish Construction

Atkins designed Baldoyle to Portmarnock Greenway Opens – Irish Construction Atkins recently attended the official opening of the Baldoyle to Portmarnock Walking and Cycling Greenway project by the Mayor of Read more...



ESB Roundtable discussion on Ireland’s offshore wind resources

ESB Round table discussion on Ireland’s offshore wind resources Una Brosnan, Business and Strategy Development Manager for Atkins Offshore Wind, attended the ESB roundtable discussion on Ireland offshore wind resources. Read more...



Happy Pride 2020 to All!

Happy Pride 2020 to All! To mark the end of Pride month 2020 we at Atkins Ireland held a virtual coffee event and invited guest speaker Steven Berry a senior member of Atkins legal counsel and Read more...



Happy Women in Engineering Day #IWED20

Happy Women in Engineering Day #IWED20 Both our female and male colleagues from Atkins Ireland  celebrated International Women in Engineering Day 2020 by hosting a virtual coffee and where some of the Read more...



Kilternan Strategic Housing Development gets planning permission

Kilternan Strategic Housing Development gets planning permission An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission for a new residential development on a site at Glenamuck Road, Kiltiernan in Dublin. Atkins multidiscipline team are Read more...



Castlethorn’s residential scheme at Woodbrook gets planning permission

Castlethorn’s residential scheme at Woodbrook gets planning permission An Bord Pleanala has granted planning permission for the first phase of Castlethorn’s residential scheme at Woodbrook, which comprises 685 homes within an Read more...



Atkins Named Engineering Practice of the Year – Irish Construction

Atkins Named Engineering Practice of the Year – Irish Construction Atkins was recently named Engineering Practice of the Year at the Irish Building and Design Awards, which took place in Read more...



Atkins opens Dundalk office – Engineers Journal

Atkins opens Dundalk office and to recruit engineers and project managers- Engineers Journal The company – which is already established in Dublin, Cork and Galway – is now recruiting engineers, architects Read more...



Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year 2019

Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year 2019 Atkins was recently named Engineering Practice of the Year at the Irish Building and Design Awards, which took place in Dublin on 29 Read more...



Atkins increases Ireland presence with new Dundalk office

Atkins increases Ireland presence with new Dundalk office Atkins has further increased its presence in Ireland with a new office in Dundalk. The company – which is already established in Read more...



Atkins opens fourth office in Ireland – Building Magazine

Atkins opens fourth office in Ireland – Building Company has seen staff numbers in country double in last five years Atkins has added a new office in Ireland.  The Dundalk Read more...



Atkins to deliver new Ryanair Office Campus – Irish Building Magazine

Atkins to deliver new Ryanair Office Campus – Irish Building Magazine Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has unveiled its design for Ryanair’s new office campus in Dublin. The Read more...



Turning of the Sod at the Baldoyle to Portmarnock Greenway – Irish Construction

Construction has just commenced on the Baldoyle to Portmarnock Walking and Cycling Greenway project, which Atkins has delivered under the leadership of Technical Director Martin Deegan through all stages, from Read more...



Atkins takes off with Ryanair – Irish Construction Industry News

Atkins takes off with Ryanair – Irish Construction Industry News Atkins has been appointed to deliver the full multidiscipline design services for all stages for Ryanair’s new office campus development Read more...



Atkins Wins Commission to Design Fingal Coastal Way – Irish Construction Industry News

Atkins Wins Commission to Design Fingal Coastal Way Following a competitive tendering process, the contract was awarded recently to Atkins to provide engineering services associated with the provision of the Read more...



Sod turned at Baldoyle to Portmarnock Greenway – Irish Building Magazine

Sod turned at Baldoyle to Portmarnock Greenway Construction has just commenced on the Baldoyle to Portmarnock Walking and Cycling Greenway project, which Atkins has delivered under the leadership of Technical Read more...



Atkins signs contracts for the N25 Waterford to Glenmore Technical Consultancy Services- Irish Building

Atkins signs contracts for the N25 Waterford to Glenmore Technical Consultancy Services – Irish Building Following a competitive tender process the Technical Consultancy Services contract for the N25 Waterford to Read more...



Atkins signs Contracts for N25 Waterford to Glenmore – Engineers Journal

Contracts signed for N25 Waterford to Glenmore technical consultancy services- Engineers Journal Following a competitive tender process the technical consultancy services contract for the N25 Waterford to Glenmore road scheme Read more...



Atkins Wins Fingal Coastal Way – Irish Building

Atkins Wins Fingal Coastal Way – Irish Building Following a competitive tendering process, the contract was awarded recently to Atkins to provide engineering services associated with the provision of the Read more...



Atkins joins in Pride celebrations

Atkins joined in the LGBTQIA+ Pride 2019 festivities by celebrating with some super looking cakes in our Cork, Dublin and Galway offices !   Read more...



Atkins marks International Women in Engineering Day 2019

The Atkins Ireland team had some celebrations across our Dublin, Cork, Galway and Dundalk offices today to mark International Women in Engineering Day 2019! Read more...



Atkins successfully deliver Primary Border Inspection Post in Dublin Port

Atkins successfully deliver Primary Border Inspection Post in Dublin Port. Atkins are providing full multidiscipline engineering consultancy services for Dublin Port Company (DPC) to help them realise delivery of their Read more...



Enhancing value for money in public procurement of Northern Ireland construction projects – Engineers Journal

Enhancing value for money in public procurement of Northern Ireland construction projects- Engineers Journal A really interesting article written by Gary McArdle, Senior Design Engineer, Atkins where he looks at evaluating Read more...



Minister Joe McHugh attends Sod Turning of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí’s Campas Nua in Tralee

Minister Joe McHugh attends Sod Turning of Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí’s Campas Nua in Tralee – Engineers Journal Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh TD along with Martin O Sullivan and Kieran Read more...



Circle K Motorway Service Areas PPP – Gorey Motorway Service Area Opening

Circle K Motorway Service Areas PPP – Gorey Motorway Service Area Opening Justin Norman, Managing Director, Atkins and Kevin Holland, Associate Director, Atkins were delighted to attend official opening of Read more...



Minister of Transport Shane Ross at Sod Turning for Western Distributor Road Phase 2- Engineers Journal

Minister of Transport Shane Ross at Sod Turning for Western Distributor Road Phase 2 On the 22nd of February 2019 the Minister of Transport Shane Ross attended the Turning of Read more...



AJ Browne presents on Kevin Street Garda HQ at IEI

A.J. Browne, Project Manager at Atkins recently delivered an insightful and interesting presentation in Engineers Ireland on the recently completed Kevin Street Garda Headquarters project. The building has a floor space Read more...



Kieran Lynch presents on the topic of Drought Response 2018 at IAH Conference 2019

Kieran Lynch, Atkins Ireland was delighted to be invited to speak at the IAH (International Association of Hydrogeologists – Irish Chapter) Conference, which is titled ‘Groundwater, drought, floods and climate Read more...



Official Opening Howth Road School- Engineers Journal

Official Opening Howth Road School- Engineers Journal Atkins were delighted to be in attendance along with Minister Richard Bruton and Minister Finnegan McGrath at the official opening ceremony at Howth Read more...



Ireland West Airport announces delivery team for rehabilitation of airport runway – Engineers Journal

Ireland West Airport are delighted to announce the award of the main construction contract for the rehabilitation of the airports runway to a joint venture comprising specialists in this area, Read more...



Atkins team with Táiniste Simon Coveney at Cork Region IEI Dinner

Atkins team with Táiniste Simon Coveney at Cork Region IEI Dinner A very enjoyable evening had by both clients and staff who joined the Atkins tables at the Annual Dinner Read more...



Ireland West Airport announces delivery team for rehabilitation of airport runway

Ireland West Airport announces delivery team for rehabilitation of airport runway Ireland West Airport are delighted to announce the award of the main construction contract for the rehabilitation of the Read more...



Engineering behind the Art- Atkins team with President Michael D. Higgins

Engineering behind the Art President of Ireland Michael D Higgins unveils the Luke Kelly sculpture in Dublin. Atkins Ireland has been working behind the scenes with award winning portrait artist Read more...



Are we Winter Ready?

Are we Winter Ready? It’s almost a year ago that we experienced Ireland’s most severe winter weather for over 30 years. Snowfall, blocked roads and queues for food – most Read more...



Kevin Street Garda HQ opened by Minister Flanagan – Engineers Journal

Building is an impressively engineered concrete-framed structure which cantilevers over Bride Street and has a five-storey steel-frame-glazed internal atrium. The Minister for Justice and Equality, Charles Flanagan TD, has officially Read more...



Official Opening of Kevin Street Garda HQ

The Minister for Justice and Equality Charles Flanagan T. D. and Acting Garda Commissioner Dónall Ó Cualáin performed the official opening of Kevin Street Garda Station DMR South Central Headquarters, Read more...



All under one roof – interview with Justin Norman – Irish Building Magazine

All under one roof – interview with Justin Norman – Irish Building Magazine Justin Norman took over as managing director of Atkins Ireland in June from his mentor of many Read more...



Sunny times for businesses as pedestrian numbers up 92% after Monkstown facelift – Engineers Journal

Sunny times for businesses as pedestrian numbers up 92% after Monkstown facelift Monkstown Village is DMURS compliant, and mobility and age friendly with tactile paving, signalised crossing points, seating, high Read more...



Justin Norman Appointed MD of Atkins Ireland – Engineers Journal

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has announced that Justin Norman has been appointed as managing director of the Irish business with effect from June 1, 2018. Norman has been part of SNC-Lavalin’s Read more...



Chris Pires speaking at CBDG conference

Christopher Pires from SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business, is speaking at the CBDG Conference 2018 in London. Chris Pires is from our Cork Office in Ireland is presenting at a Bridge conference Read more...



Justin Norman Appointed New Managing Director to Atkins Ireland

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is delighted to announce that Justin Norman has been appointed as the new Managing Director of the Irish business with effect from 1 June 2018. Justin has been part of SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business Read more...



Atkins Ireland celebrates IWED (International Women in Engineering Day)

Atkins Ireland celebrates IWED (International Women in Engineering Day) A little get together in our Dublin office with some of the fantastic women I work with to celebrate International Women Read more...