NEW CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL RECEIVES PLANNING PERMISSION AND DUE FOR COMPLETION 2020

BDP O’Connell Mahon Architects are delighted that planning permission has been granted by An Bord Pleannála for the new children’s hospital under a Strategic Infrastructure Development process. Commenting on the news, Eilish Hardiman CEO of the Children’s Hospital Group said that ‘today’s decision will positively transform how paediatric services are delivered for children and young people here in Ireland … I would like to take this opportunity to thank the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board and the design team BDP and O’Connell Mahon Architects and all that contributed to getting us to this milestone’ Read full press release here

The overarching objective for the project is to provide the best infrastructure for paediatric services and to give the new children’s hospital a memorable quality that captures the imagination of children and young people with a unique sense of place. It will also provide the best facilities to support the staff of the three existing children’s hospitals to continue to deliver excellent care.