RIAI SIMON OPEN DOOR CAMPAIGN 2018
25th April 2018
We are delighted to be part of this year’s RIAI Simon Open Door campaign to support the Simon Communities of Ireland work tackling homelessness in Ireland. Anyone can sign up to Simon Open Door and in return for a €90 donation to the Simon Community, you will receive an hour-long consultation in our head office here in Cork. For this good cause we are giving our time for free and every cent raised goes directly to the charity. Appointments are now available, but when they're gone, they're gone! For more details click here
NEW RESIDENTIAL SCHEMES FOR CORK
April 25th 2018
As the availability of homes becomes more and more of an issue on a national level we are delighted to note the announcement of two major residential schemes for Cork city and environs. Meitheal Design Partners are very happy to be working with Cairn PLC in relation to the provision of a fast-track planning application for 500 homes in Castletreasure, Douglas, Cork. The scheme is being delivered under the government’s strategic housing development initiatives and we look forward to delivering a best practice urban design solution on this landmark South City site. For more see the article on the Irish Independent HERE
COBH PRIMARY HEALTHCARE CENTRE
April 13th 2018
Our healthcare team members are thrilled at Cork County Council’s decision to grant permission for the new Cobh Primary Healthcare Centre. See full article here:
NEW 2018 APARTMENT DESIGN STANDARDS GO LIVE
April 13th 2018
The recently published 2018 Apartment Design Standards include some significant changes from the draft issued by the Department of Housing last December, which in turn brought important changes from the 2015 Apartment Design Standards. See full guidelines here:
SHRUBBERY MEWS, KENMARE
April 6th 2018
'Five star hotel chic with an old world luxury feel…’ Another Meitheal project making headlines. The incredible Shrubbery Mews, Kenmare has been featured across a 10 page spread in the Spring 2018 issue of Munster Interiors Magazine.
MEITHEAL AWARDED QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM STANDARD
March 28th 2018
At Meitheal Design Partners we work hard to provide excellent quality in everything we do. Following our company audit earlier this month we are delighted to have reinforced our commitment to excellence in client satisfaction, quality service and continuous business improvement by successfully transitioning to the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System standard.
ISO 9001 is awarded to organisations who achieve high standards in a strategic and risk-based approach to quality management and consistency of services.
22 WASHINGTON STREET WEST
March 27th 2018
We are delighted to secure planning permission for an ambitious apartment development at 22 Washington Street West in Cork City Centre. A key part of the “Square Deal” Student housing site, this site has lain fallow and derelict for the last decade and its redevelopment is a great boost to the many plans to transform the area. The project will involve the renovation & extension of the building which is a Protected Structure. We plan to start on site mid-summer and are looking forward to getting underway.
73-ROOM HOTEL DEVELOPMENT, CORK
March 8th 2018
We are thrilled with the recent planning success of the development of a 73-room hotel in the Victorian Quarter on the site of the Windsor Inn, MacCurtain Street. This project envisions a new standard for city accommodation in Cork - catering to the desires of a newer generation of travellers.
LORETO CONVENT, YOUGHAL, CO. CORK
February 26th 2018
We are very pleased to be working on the exciting development of this former secondary school and convent in Youghal Co. Cork. The Loreto site plan envisages about 40 exclusive, luxury apartments in a gated environment, ranging from one-bed accommodation to generous three-bed units in excess of 1,400sq ft.
MEITHEAL DESIGN PARTNERS AWARDED BEST OF HOUZZ 2018
January 18th 2018
We are delighted to have won “Best Of Design” on Houzz, the leading platform for home renovation and design. We were chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, home improvement and design industry professionals.
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MEITHEAL AT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON
January 10th 2018
Meitheal’s Luke Hickson at University College London’s Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering, following his presentation to MSc Lighting students. Looking forward to seeing this project will develop over the coming months.