DBFL’s Inaugural Group Cycle

DBFL’s Inaugural Group Cycle

? Back DBFL’s Inaugural Group Cycle On Thursday July 7th DBFL’s inaugural group cycle took to the streets. Our cycling enthusiasts took off from the office and headed down the quays joining the Royal Canal Greenway near the Convention Centre and...
The Collection Shrewsbury Road

The Collection Shrewsbury Road

? Back The Collection Shrewsbury Road It is great to see one of our recently completed projects make the front page of The Irish Times property section. ‘The Collection’ comprises seven luxury residential homes on Shrewsbury Road which was previously the former...
What Is Pride?

What Is Pride?

? Back What Is Pride? In 2021, DBFL’s Diversity and Inclusion team, as part Dublin Pride celebrations, decided to have took a more meaningful approach to tie in with the commemorations, while showing a greater appreciation for the meaning of Pride.We wanted an...
New Electric Vehicles

New Electric Vehicles

? Back New Electric Vehicles At DBFL we are extremely proud of the sustainable choices made by our staff in travelling to our offices with most people cycling, walking or using Public Transport. We are accredited as a Smarter Travel Workplace and a gold standard...
Kilcarbery Grange, Clondalkin

Kilcarbery Grange, Clondalkin

? Back Kilcarbery Grange, Clondalkin The Kilcarbery Grange development is located on a greenfield site adjacent to Corkagh Park and Grange Castle Golf Course in Clondalkin, Dublin 22. When completed the development will be home to a new residential community and...
Engineers Week 2022

Engineers Week 2022

? Back Engineers Week 2022 A whistle-stop slideshow tour looking back on the fantastic work carried out by DBFL’s STEPS team for Engineers Week 2022. Our team of 18 volunteer engineers had a busy March visiting primary schools as well as hosting Transition Year...
A look inside Beckett Locke Aparthotel Dublin

A look inside Beckett Locke Aparthotel Dublin

? Back A look inside Beckett Locke Aparthotel Dublin DBFL provided civil and structural engineering services for Beckett Locke, working with Bennett Construction to develop and design the structural solution for the 8-storey aparthotel located beside the 3 Arena...
Looking Back on 2021

Looking Back on 2021

? Back Looking Back on 2021 As we start 2022 We took the opportunity to look back on a selection of DBFL’s many projects and achievements over 2021. It’s been busy but tremendously rewarding for our teams and we look forward to working with all our clients and...
Haymarket Smithfield Dublin

Haymarket Smithfield Dublin

? Back Haymarket Smithfield Dublin Works are moving at a rapid pace at Haymarket in Smithfield Plaza, Dublin. With the main structure now complete, the prefabricated brick and glazed façade is currently being lifted into place by a roof-mounted crane. The...
V Frames Cast at Grand Canal Harbour

V Frames Cast at Grand Canal Harbour

? Back V Frames Cast at Grand Canal Harbour It’s fantastic to see the four 2-storey high reinforced concrete V Frames cast to the northern portion of Block 2 at Grand Canal Harbour in Dublin 8. These have been designed and detailed by our structural...
Engineers Ireland Young Engineers Award 2021

Engineers Ireland Young Engineers Award 2021

? Back Engineers Ireland Young Engineers Award 2021 As part of Engineers Ireland Young Engineers Award 2021, DBFL engineers recently visited six schools across Dublin, Cork, Waterford and Kildare. Students had the opportunity to showcase their projects and listen...
DBFL Pledge to Net Zero

DBFL Pledge to Net Zero

? Back DBFL Pledge to Net Zero DBFL Consulting Engineers are pleased to announce our commitment to Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland’s Pledge to Net Zero, a partner to the United Nations’ Race to Zero Campaign. By registering for this...
DBFL CPD Accredited Employer

DBFL CPD Accredited Employer

? Back DBFL Re-accredited as CPD Accredited Employer DBFL is delighted to announce that we have been successfully re-accredited to the Engineers Ireland “CPD Accredited Employer” Standard for a further, maximum three-year period, following a recent audit.  ...
Clay Farm East Village

Clay Farm East Village

? Back Clay Farm East Village Construction is continuing apace at Clay Farm! East Village consists of 9 apartment blocks over 3 single storey basements and will accommodate 295 apartments inclusive of a 325m2 amenity space upon completion. DBFL are delighted to...
DBFL Gold Standard Cycle Friendly Employer

DBFL Gold Standard Cycle Friendly Employer

? Back Gold Standard Cycle Friendly Employer DBFL are delighted to become a Cycle Friendly Employer with our head office on Ormond Quay, Dublin obtaining the European Gold Standard Accreditation at the first attempt. Whilst our staff have been working from home...
Santry Place, Swords Road

Santry Place, Swords Road

? Back Santry Place – Swords Road DBFL took advantage of some recent good weather to get this great drone footage of Santry Place residential development on the Swords Road. The scheme extends to 200 apartments across three 7-storey blocks, with basement...
Investors in Diversity Silver Accreditation

Investors in Diversity Silver Accreditation

  ? Back Investors in Diversity Silver Accreditation DBFL are proud to have achieved an Investors in Diversity Silver accreditation from the Irish Centre for Diversity, building on our work to become a diverse and inclusive place for all. We have reached out...
Alexandra College New Dormitory

Alexandra College New Dormitory

  ? Back Alexandra College New Dormitory DBFL are proud to see the main structure of the new dormitory building at Alexandra College is now completed.The primary structure of this modern facility is in-situ concrete below the 1st floor, with precast concrete...
Dragons at the Docks

Dragons at the Docks

  ? Back Dragons at the Docks DBFL are again taking on the Dragons at the Docks Challenge this year – albeit a little bit differently this time around. As a team we will have to travel 10,000km virtually from Dublin to Hong Kong! The event starts July 1st...
Gandon Park, Lucan

Gandon Park, Lucan

  ? Back Gandon Park on the Dosborough Road in Lucan DBFL are delighted to have provided civil and structural consulting services for Gandon Park on the Dosborough Road in Lucan. The development by Cairn Homes PLC is part of the wider Shackleton development...
Structural Innovation at Central Plaza

Structural Innovation at Central Plaza

  ? Back Structural Innovation at Central Plaza DBFL’s Fergal English describes the solutions to the unique and complex challenges on Central Plaza, Dame Street. This landmark project, which is dramatic both inside and out, commands the skyline in Dublin...
Engineers Week 2021

Engineers Week 2021

  ? Back Engineers Week 2021 DBFL’s STEPS Team paid a virtual visit to 60 primary school children across 2 classes last Monday as part of our involvement in Engineers Week. Our engineers shared their enthusiasm with an equally enthusiastic group of pupils...
Cork Street Student Accommodation

Cork Street Student Accommodation

  ? Back Cork Street Student Accommodation Just one of many student accommodation projects that DBFL have worked on over the last few years. This high-quality student accommodation facility, on the site of a former factory facility on Cork Street in central...
Together Apart

Together Apart

  ? Back Together Apart The sites may be closed but we’re all still here, still servicing our clients, working together while staying apart.    ...
Coláiste Chiaráin, Croom Co. Limerick

Coláiste Chiaráin, Croom Co. Limerick

  ? Back Coláiste Chiaráin, Croom Co. Limerick DBFL are pleased to see the completion of Coláiste Chiaráin, Croom Co. Limerick. The new 1000 pupil secondary school development on the 22-acre site consists of a multi wing two-storey building of almost...
The Quarter, Citywest Phase 2

The Quarter, Citywest Phase 2

  ? Back The Quarter at Citywest – Phase 2 The Quarter at Citywest – Phase 2 is a residential development by Cairn Homes PLC located immediately adjacent to Fortunestown Luas Stop and to the N82, very close to the intersection with the N7 in west Co. Dublin....
Knockrabo Residential Development

Knockrabo Residential Development

  ? Back Knockrabo Residential Development Phase 1 of the Knockrabo residential development at Mount Anville Road in South Dublin has recently been completed. The latest addition to this phase on this steeply sloping site overlooking Dublin city, comprising...
DBFL Takes on the Walktober Step Challenge

DBFL Takes on the Walktober Step Challenge

  ? Back DBFL Takes on the Walktober Step Challenge DBFL staff took on the Walktober Step challenge this year with a slightly different approach. Marching along the streets in their local areas as part of remote teams, our steppers came across some beautiful...
Transportation Engineer/ Planner

Transportation Engineer/ Planner

Back Open Positions CIVIL Transportation Engineer/ Planner   Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Ireland DBFL has a significant and expanding workload in their transportation engineering & planning department and is seeking to recruit Transportation Engineers/Planners...
Transportation Engineer/ Planner

Senior Transport Engineer/Planner

Back Open Positions CIVIL Senior Transport Engineer/Planner   Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Ireland DBFL Consulting Engineers are currently seeking to recruit Senior Traffic and Transportation Professionals. Our ever-increasing project folio and successful positioning...
Printing House Square Trinity College

Printing House Square Trinity College

  ? Back Printing House Square Trinity College The high-profile Printing House Square development on the Trinity College Campus at Pearse Street is currently at roof level. DBFL have provided civil and structural engineering services for the development,...
The Quarter at Citywest

The Quarter at Citywest

  ? Back The Quarter at Citywest Construction is rapidly progressing at The Quarter at Citywest which is the second phase of Cairn Homes’ strategic housing development at Cooldown Commons, immediately adjacent to the N82 to the east, and Fortunestown Luas...
Dublin Airport West Apron Crossing

Dublin Airport West Apron Crossing

  ? Back Dublin Airport West Apron Crossing We are delighted to announce the completion of the West Apron Crossing project which will provide a vital new service link between the Western and Main Apron areas at Dublin Airport. DBFL were appointed by the...
DBFL Takes on the Walktober Step Challenge

DBFL Takes on the Walktober Step Challenge

  ? Back DBFL Takes on the Walktober Step Challenge This October DBFL have been participating in Walktober!   The NTA and Transport for Ireland have teamed up as part of the Smarter Travel Workplaces and Campus initiatives to make October the step...
DBFL Shine A Light on Homelessness

DBFL Shine A Light on Homelessness

  ? Back DBFL Shine A Light on Homelessness On Friday the 18th of October 14 volunteers from DBFL took part in Focus Ireland’s Shine a Light Night.   The DBFL team joined over 200 other participants in The Iveagh Gardens in Dublin City Centre to brave...
New Stillorgan Junction Layout Complete

New Stillorgan Junction Layout Complete

  ? Back New Stillorgan Junction Layout Complete A birds-eye view of the new junction layout at the western entrance to Stillorgan Village in South County Dublin.  Phase 1 of the Stillorgan Village Area Movement Framework Plan set out to create a vibrant,...
Bridge progress at Mariavilla, Maynooth

Bridge progress at Mariavilla, Maynooth

? Back Bridge Progress at Mariavilla, Maynooth Great to see the bridge beams going in at the Mariavilla development in Maynooth. This 40m long road bridge across the River Lyreen is part of the new link road serving Mariavilla which will link Moyglare Road and...
Fairways Apartment Development Dun Laoghaire

Fairways Apartment Development Dun Laoghaire

  ? Back Fairways Apartment Development Dun Laoghaire Construction is progressing well at the Fairways development in Dun Laoghaire, with the scaffolding starting to come down on the largest of the three blocks at Fairway Court. Fairway Hall is currently at...
Terminal 4 Bridge

Terminal 4 Bridge

  ? Back Terminal 4 Bridge DBFL are the lead consultant on the Terminal 4 Bridge at Dublin Port. We will be providing Civil, Structural and Transportation engineering services over all stages of the project from Inception to Handover. We are also project...
Beckett Locke

Beckett Locke

  ? Back Beckett Locke The site works have progressed with the completion of the 4th floor slab and rising elements to the underside of the 4th floor. The reinforced concrete structure is set to be completed by the end of July.   Beckett Locke is an...
Berth 50 Pontoons

Berth 50 Pontoons

  ? Back Berth 50 Pontoons Works were recently completed on a heavy duty pontoon system at Berth 50, Dublin Port.  The pontoons move up and down in the tides via new guide piles fixed to the existing sheet pile quay wall.  The new pontoons and walkway...
Aungier Street Student Accommodation

Aungier Street Student Accommodation

  ? Back Aungier Street Student Accommodation Progress continues on site of the 300-bed Aungier Street Student Accommodation project, with the main piling works complete and foundations including pilecaps and ground beams advancing this week.  The student...
Greystones Marina Residential Development

Greystones Marina Residential Development

? Back Greystones Marina Residential Development Work is continuing apace at Greystones Marina where DBFL are providing full civil and structural engineering services on this high-profile residential development overlooking Greystones Harbour. 153 houses and 205...
Shackleton – Phase 1 Almost Complete

Shackleton – Phase 1 Almost Complete

? Back Shackleton – Phase 1 Almost Complete Phase 1 of Shackleton, a 900-unit development in Lucan for Cairn Homes, is almost complete with Phase 2 well underway. The development features a mix of 3 and 4 bedroom houses, a 60-unit apartment block over...
Ro-Ro jetty progressing rapidly

Ro-Ro jetty progressing rapidly

? Back Ro-Ro jetty progressing rapidly Works are rapidly progressing on the roll on roll off (Ro-Ro) jetty at Cross Berth Quay which forms part of the overall Alexandra Basin Regeneration Project at Dublin Port. The dolphin structure is comprised of steel tubular...
Termini Sandyford starts on site

Termini Sandyford starts on site

? Back Termini development on the Arkle Road DBFL are delighted to see another one of our high-profile commercial projects starting on site. Termini is a Grade A office development in a prime location, directly opposite the Sandyford Luas stop. Built over a...
Notre Dame Residential Scheme

Notre Dame Residential Scheme

? Back Progress at Notre Dame Churchtown   Nice to see the progress of this high-end residential scheme at Notre Dame, Churchtown from the sky! This circa 300-unit development is set out in 7 apartment blocks ranging in height from 3 to 6 storeys over...