To view some of our services in detail – please see Case Studies below.
We offer a wide variety of architectural services and provide expertise in Building Design, Planning Applications, Project Management, Brief Development, Feasibility Studies, Building Surveys, Sustainability Advice and Design.
We provide a wide range of civil engineering design and supervision services with expertise in roads, drainage, utilities, earthworks, sports grounds, flood risk assessments & environmental engineering.
We provide for all statutory duties/services to carry out the role of Project Supervisor for the Design Process (PSDP) in compliance with Health and Safety Legislation.
We provide a wide range of structural engineering design and supervision services with expertise in foundations, earth retaining & water retaining structures, structural surveys and reinforced concrete, steel, masonry & timber frame buildings.
We provide advise on accessibility design within buildings and compliance with statutory requirements.
We provide advice on fire safety design within buildings and compliance with statutory requirements.
We provide for all statutory duties/services to carry out the role of Assigned Certifier in compliance with the Building Control Act.
We provide for all statutory duties/services to carry out the role of Design Certifier in compliance with the Building Control Act.
Architectural, Civil & Structural Engineering
Concept Design to Completion.
Carlinn Estate was an unfinished estate on a 7.26Ha site when acquired by our client, which was developed to accommodate a mixed Tenure residential development which incorporates High Energy Efficient Homes provided through a district heating system throughout the estate.
DWDS fulfilled the roles of project architect, consulting, civil and structural engineers and project managers on the newly completed Fairways Hotel Dundalk. The project involved partial demolition of the original hotel with new 3 and four storey extensions providing 113 bedrooms, bars, dining areas and a function room which can accommodate over 1,000 people.
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This was the first scheme in County Louth to be granted through the new planning system for Strategic Housing Developments. The design had to take into consideration significant site constraints including a stream, flooding concerns and 8,200sqm of archaeological features while also addressing infrastructural & archaeological features external to the site and a proposed material contravention of the development plan.