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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...



Atkins Ireland take part in International Women in Engineering Day

Atkins Ireland take part in International Women in Engineering Day.   Atkins Ireland were delighted to have some of our Engineers featured in the IWED (International Women in Engineering Day) Read more...



Atkins appointed to complete design stage (Engineers Ireland)

Atkins appointed to complete design stage for the Carrigaline Relief Road. ( Engineers Journal) The road has been in the pipeline for ten years and is a critical piece of Read more...



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...