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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...



David Kelly and Simon Alvey speak at TII RSA Seminar 2018

David Kelly, Atkins and Simon Alvey, Atkins a member of SNC-Lavalin were invited by Transport Infrastructure Ireland to speak at the Road Safety Audit Seminar 2018. They delivered a very interesting joint presentation on Read more...



Atkins are shortlisted for Engineering Firm of the Year 2018

Atkins, a member of SNC-Lavalin are delighted to be shortlisted for the Engineering Firm of the Year at the Irish Construction Industry Awards 2018.  Well done to all the team Read more...



Atkins Barry Nay speaks at Water Ireland 2018

Barry Nay Digital Engineering Director, Atkins delivered a very thought provoking presentation on outcome optimisation through digital collaboration at the Water Ireland conference in Dublin. Atkins, a member of SNC-Lavalin Read more...



Minister turns the sod on Cork City’s North West Regeneration Project – Engineers Journal

Works include construction of 1km of new roadway, realignment of 1km of existing live carriageway, utility diversions, new storm infrastructure, new foul network, new watermain and new utility installations. Minister Read more...



Atkins Awarded Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Standard-Irish Building

Atkins Awarded Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Standard-Irish Building Magazine Atkins Ireland has achieved the Engineers Ireland Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Accredited Employer standard, in recognition of the organisation’s continuing Read more...



Atkins at the CIHT Annual Conference 2018

Atkins were delighted to be Silver Sponsors of the CIHT Republic of Ireland conference 2018. Really informative and thought provoking presentations at the CIHT Republic of Ireland conference 2018 in Read more...



Four Firms gain Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer status – Engineers Journal

Four firms gain Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer status The standard is a strategic framework which enables engineers and engineering-led employers raise competency levels and deliver tangible business benefits by Read more...



N24 contract awarded to Atkins – Engineers Journal

N24 Tower Road junction scheme contract awarded to Atkins Following a competitive tendering process, the Technical Consultancy Services contract for the N24 Tower Road Junction Improvement Scheme has been awarded Read more...



Atkins MCAAS teams busy assisting TII with winter operations

Atkins MCAAS teams busy assisting TII with winter operations Atkins MCAAS teams across Ireland are very busy assisting coordinating and reporting to Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) with the winter operations Read more...



Protecting the Asset – Roads & Construct Ireland Magazine

Protecting the Asset – Roads & Construct Ireland Magazine Atkins were awarded the National Roads Network Management Service Contract (NMSC) by TII to develop a strategy for the future maintenance Read more...



Getting Smart About Power- Sunday Business Post

Getting Smart About Power- Sunday Business Post Atkins and SNC-Lavalin colleagues were  at the National Power Summit in Croke Park on January 30th, where Gaetan Houle was speaking about cyber security and the impact Read more...



The evolution of Offshore Wind – the journey so far

The evolution of Offshore Wind – the journey so far Atkins were delighted to host an Energy Forum last Thursday in Dublin to discuss the Evolution of the Offshore Wind Industry. Read more...



Atkins team with Simon Coveney at the Cork IEI Dinner – 2018

Atkins team with Simon Coveney at the Cork IEI Dinner – 2018 An enjoyable evening had by both clients and staff who joined the Atkins table at the Annual Dinner Read more...



Atkins Event – Bridge Preservation and Innovation

Chris Hendy, Atkins Transportation Technical Director and Head of Bridge Design and Technology, Chris Pires, Senior Bridge Engineer, Atkins and Ursula O’Higgins Associate Director, Atkins all presented in Dublin on Read more...



Digital asset management – the data is talking, but is anyone listening? – Engineers Journal

Digital asset management – the data is talking, but is anyone listening? David Kelly looks at how non-tech organisations are overcoming technical challenges to make the most of their data Read more...



Atkins are recruiting Graduates from colleges in all corners of Ireland

Atkins are recruiting Graduates from colleges in all corners of Ireland Atkins staff from our Galway, Cork and Dublin have been busy in recent weeks, meeting students from universities and colleges across Read more...



Big Data is Talking. Is Anyone Listening? – BIMIreland.ie

Big Data is Talking. Is Anyone Listening? – BIMIreland.ie Everyone is talking about ‘big data’ and how tech behemoths like Google are going to use it to change the world. Read more...



Monkstown Village Improvement Scheme for Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council

Atkins is delighted to be part of the team who are currently delivering the Monkstown Village Improvement Scheme for Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council. The scheme involves an upgrade of Read more...



The data is talking, but is anyone listening?

The data is talking, but is anyone listening? In this article, David Kelly from Atkins looks at how non-tech organisations are overcoming technical challenges to make the most of their Read more...



Military Archives wins Best Cultural/Public/Community Building at RIAI Awards

Military Archives wins Best Cultural/Public/Community Building at RIAI Awards Atkins are delighted that the Military Archives won Best Cultural/Public/Community Building the RIAI Awards ceremony held recently in the Mansion House. Read more...