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Atkins signs contracts for Carrigaline Western Relief Road (Irish Building Magazine)

Atkins signs contracts for Carrigaline Western Relief Road – (Irish Building Magazine) Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Séamus McGrath, together with representatives of Cork County Council and Atkins Read more...



Atkins Wins Engineering Project of the Year for Mutton Island Wastewater Treatment Plant (WwTP) Upgrade

Atkins Ireland has won the award for Engineering Project of the Year 2017 for Mutton Island the Wastewater Treatment Plant (WwTP) Upgrade at the Irish Building and Design Awards ceremony Read more...



Atkins signs contracts for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí – Irish Building Magazine

Atkins signs contracts for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí Atkins has been appointed as part of the Design Team for the new 600 pupil school for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí in Tralee, Co. Kerry. The Read more...



Simon Alvey, Atkins wins at the Colas CIHT Presentation Awards

Simon Alvey, Atkins wins at the Colas CIHT Presentation Awards Kevin Corrigan and Simon Alvey from the Atkins Highways and Transportation department presented at the Colas CIHT Presentation Awards yesterday Read more...



Atkins signs contracts for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí

Atkins has been appointed as part of the Design Team for the new 600 pupil school for Gaelcholáiste Chiarraí in Tralee, Co. Kerry. The contract signing for the newly appointed Read more...



Engineers Journal – Galway’s Mutton Island Wastewater Treatment Plant gets major upgrade

Engineers Journal – Galway’s Mutton Island Wastewater Treatment Plant gets major upgrade The upgrade is the result of a collaboration between Irish Water, Galway City Council and a Joint Venture Read more...



Atkins wins Tralee Town Centre Improvement with Kerry CoCo – Engineers Journal/ Irish Building Magazine

Atkins wins Tralee Town Centre Improvement – Engineers Journal/ Irish Building Magazine Atkins has been commissioned by Kerry County Council to design a high quality refurbishment of Tralee town centre to Read more...



Atkins wins Tralee Town Centre Improvement Contract with Kerry County Council

 Atkins wins Tralee Town Centre Improvement Contract with Kerry County Council Atkins were commissioned by Kerry County Council to design a high quality refurbishment of Tralee Town Centre. The key Read more...



Atkins Recruiting Graduates in the West of Ireland

Atkins Recruiting Graduates in the West of Ireland Atkins attended Internships and Graduate Opportunities Fair in NUI Galway and the Campus Careers Fair – IT Sligo last week. Staff from Read more...



RTE’S Eco Eye feature Cardiffsbridge Park, Tolka Valley

RTE’S Eco Eye feature Cardiffsbridge Park, Tolka Valley RTE’s programme Eco Eye featured Cardiffsbridge Park, Tolka Valley earlier this week,  focusing on the integrated constructive wetlands. Atkins designed and implemented this Read more...



In the Public Realm – Atkins (Local Authority News)

In the Public Realm – Atkins (Local Authority News) Atkins is delighted to be part of the team who delivered the Dungarvan town centre improvement scheme for Waterford County and Read more...



Atkins provide Data Management services to Transport Infrastructure Ireland

Atkins provide Data Management services to Transport Infrastructure Ireland Dave Kelly, Atkins presented at the TII Winter Service Conference on 5th October at the Tullamore Court Hotel before 150 delegates. The presentation Read more...



Simone West, Atkins presents on Inclusive Design

Simone West, Atkins presents on Inclusive Design Simone West MRICS, Atkins is giving a talk on Inclusive Design at SCSI Dublin this evening. Inclusive Design is defined as products, services Read more...



Atkins Event: Driverless Cars/ Intelligent Mobility

John McCarthy, Atkins presented on Driverless Cars- what does this mean for Ireland and what do we need to prepare Dr. John McCarthy, Technical Director Atkins, presented in Dublin last Read more...



Sean McDonnell presenting at TII National Roads Conference

Sean McDonnell presenting at TII National Roads Conference Sean McDonnell, Associate Director, Atkins presented yesterday at the Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) National Roads Conference, in the Park Hotel, Mullingar, where Read more...



Atkins wins M7 Naas Newbridge motorway upgrade contract

Atkins wins M7 Naas Newbridge motorway upgrade contract – Engineers Journal Atkins has been appointed by Kildare County Council to complete phase five services for the M7 Naas Newbridge bypass Read more...



Atkins wins M7 Upgrade contract

Atkins wins M7 Upgrade contract Atkins is delighted to have been appointed by Kildare County Council to complete Phase 5 Services under the Transport Infrastructure Ireland / TII Project Management Read more...



Atkins Celebrate a Hat Trick of Awards – Building Ireland

Atkins Celebrate a Hat Trick of Awards – Building Ireland Atkins is one of the world’s leading design, engineering and project management consultancies. They have the breadth and depth of Read more...



Atkins Protecting the Asset – Eolas 2016 Transport Report

Atkins Protecting the Asset –   Eolas 2016 Transport Report  Design, engineering and project management consultants Atkins has played a leading role in Transport Infrastructure Ireland’s transition from roads builder to Read more...



Tom O’Malley featured Construction Industry Magazine, June 2016

  Tom O’Malley, Atkins Managing Director featured in Irish Construction Industry Magazine June 2016   Read more...



Pottery Road Improvement Scheme officially opened (Engineers Journal)

Pottery Road Improvement Scheme officially opened after comprehensive enhancements Pottery Road has been significantly improved for all road users – pedestrians and cyclists in particular The Pottery Road Improvement Scheme Read more...



Official Opening of Pottery Road

  Official Opening of Pottery Road attended by Cllr Barry Saul and Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor   An Cathaoirleach of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, Cllr Barry Saul performed the official Read more...



President Higgins officially opens the Military Archives (Irish Building)

  President Higgins officially opens the Military Archives President Michael D. Higgins officially opened the new Military Archives, Cathal Brugha Barracks on the 26th of April 2016, which is a Read more...



President Higgins officially opens the Military Archives

President Higgins officially opens the Military Archives,  part of the 1916 Commemorations   President Michael D. Higgins officially opened the new Military Archives, Cathal Brugha Barracks on the 26th of Read more...



Hat trick for Atkins: Engineering Practice of the Year (Engineers Journal)

Hat trick for Atkins: Engineering Practice of the Year for the third year running  Atkins Ireland has won the award for Engineering Practice of the Year 2016 at the Irish Read more...



A hat trick for Atkins!

  A hat trick for Atkins! Atkins win Engineering Practice of the Year Award for the 3rd year in a row Atkins Ireland have won the award for Engineering Practice Read more...



Simone Reynolds, Atkins presenting at Water Ireland Conference

Simone Reynolds, Atkins presenting at Water Ireland Conference Simone Reynolds, Associate Director, Atkins and Michael Tinsley, Wastewater capital programme lead, Irish Water presented on the Irish Water drainage area plan Read more...



Atkins delivering new Flight Simulator project at Ryanair HQ

Atkins delivering new Flight Simulator project at Ryanair HQ Ryanair have commenced works on a new Flight Simulator project at Ryanair HQ in Swords, Dublin. Once complete, this new Flight Read more...



Dungarvan Town Centre Improvement Scheme Contract Signing – part of the Go Dungarvan Smarter Travel Area

Dungarvan Town Centre Improvement Scheme Contract Signing – part of the Go Dungarvan Smarter Travel Area Waterford City and County Council are undertaking improvement works to Dungarvan town centre as Read more...



Irish Building and Design Awards 2015 Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year 2015

Irish Building and Design Awards 2015 With over 300 industry professionals in attendance, plenty of networking, the Irish Building and Design awards are firmly established as the Gold Standard Industry Read more...



From Regeneration to Roman Snails

A collection of published works by the Atkins ecology team Edited by John Box and Jules Price. Available to download here (PDF 30MB) Read more...



“Women in Engineering” event at Dundalk Institute of Technology (DKIT)

“Women in Engineering” event at Dundalk Institute of Technology (DKIT) On Friday 6th February 2015 Martina Finn, Technical Director, Atkins was part of a panel of female engineers promoting “Women Read more...



Atkins Event: Motorway Maintenance-The Present and the Future

Atkins Event: Motorway Maintenance – The Present and the Future Atkins Event – Motorway Maintenance – The Present and the Future was held on the 5th of February 2015 in Dublin was Read more...



WS Atkins’ planning looks to avoid the big project pitfalls (Irish Independent)

  WS Atkins’ planning looks to avoid the big project pitfalls The company we are focusing on today has handled the structural engineering for Burj al-Arab, the six-star hotel in Read more...



Royal Canal Greenway opens from Ashtown to Castleknock (Engineers Journal)

  Royal Canal Greenway opens from Ashtown to Castleknock (Engineers Journal) The new Royal Canal Greenway Ashtown to Castleknock has officially been opened. The project is a dedicated cycle and Read more...



Opening of Royal Canal Greenway by both the Tanaiste Joan Burton and Minister Leo Varadkar

Opening of Royal Canal Greenway – Ashtown to Castleknock by both the Tánaiste Joan Burton and Minister Leo Varadkar.   Both the Tánaiste Joan Burton and the Irish Minister for Read more...



Irish Building and Design Awards 2014 (Sunday Business Post)

Irish Building and Design Awards 2014 (Sunday Business Post) With nearly 300 industry professionals in attendance, 18 awards, plenty of networking, the Irish Building and Design awards is firmly establised as Read more...



Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year 2014 (Engineers Journal)

Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year 2014 (Engineers Journal) Atkins has won ‘Engineering Practice of the Year’ at the Irish Building and Design Awards, which took place on 11 Read more...



Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year 2014

Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year 2014 Atkins wins Engineering Practice of the Year at the Irish Building and Design Awards on Friday night. The Irish Building and Design Read more...



Atkins Event – Sustainable and Economic Education

Atkins Event – Sustainable and Economic Education The Atkins Education event was in the Merrion Hotel in Dublin  on the 8th of May 2014. Our speakers were Atkins’ design director, Philip Read more...



Atkins presents on emerging technologies to support future infrastructure investment at the Water Ireland Conference, sponsored by Atkins

Atkin’s sponsors Water Ireland Conference 2014 Barry Nay Technical Leader at Atkins presented on emerging technologies to support future infrastructure investment at the recent Water Ireland Conference. The Water Ireland Read more...



Atkins Event – Competing demands in Healthcare design – Achieving best value solution

Atkins Event – Competing demands in Healthcare design – Achieving best value solution The Atkins Healthcare event was in the Merrion Hotel in Dublin  on the 20th of February 2014. Read more...



Building a vision of our future (Built Environment Magazine)

    Building a vision of our future (Built Environment Magazine) Rapid global urbanisation trend calls for hollistic thinking by multidiscipline partnerships of experts, concludes Prof. Dr. Uwe Krueger. The Read more...



Atkins awarded major motorway contract by the TII (Engineers Journal)

    Atkins awarded major motorway contract by the TII (Engineers Journal) The design, engineering and project management consultancy Atkins has been awarded a four-year contract to support the Transport Read more...



Contracts signed for Youghal Main Drainage Scheme (Engineers Journal)

Contracts signed for Youghal Main Drainage Scheme (Engineers Journal)   Cork County Council has signed a contract with Wills Bros Ltd and Atkins to complete the Youghal Main Drainage Scheme’s Read more...



Youghal Main Drainage Scheme Contracts Signing

  Youghal Main Drainage Scheme, Drainage Network Contract Signing Cork County Council has signed a contract with Wills Bros. Ltd of Foxford, Co. Mayo to complete the Youghal Main Drainage Scheme, Read more...



Crossing the finish line (Irish Building)

Crossing the finish line (Irish Building) In the pipeline for nearly 40 years, €5 million Finn Valley Leisure Centre opened its doors earlier this year…. Atkins provided full multidisciplinary services Read more...



Atkins celebrates 75 years (Public Works Magazine)

Atkins celebrates 75 years (Public Works Magazine) Atkins has had major inputs in many of the world’s most iconic projects such as the Burj Al Arab, the Channel Tunnel and Read more...



Atkins awarded MCAAS Contract by the TII

  Atkins awarded MCAAS Contract by the TII Atkins has been awarded a Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) contract to support the management of the motorway network in Ireland. The Motorway Read more...



Finn Valley Leisure Centre (Plan Magazine)

Energy is the key to Leisure Centre Design (Plan Magazine) Atkins and Faithful+Gould provided full multidisciplinary design services for the project from concept design stage in 2002 though to handover in 2013. Download Read more...