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bucholzmcevoy Architects
location Dublin
function congress centre, housing, mixed-use development
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Elmpark is a massive 100.000 mē mixed-use development in south-western Dublin. Close to the coast it benefits from spectacular views over Dublin Bay. The development consists of 6 linear multi-storey structures incorporating a hotel, a hospital, a congress centre, offices and apartments, 8 smaller buildings, a leisure centre with swimming pool and 7 two-storey buildings inhabiting senior citizens. Elmpark is seen as a vision that promotes sustainable, high density and low energy mixed-use development. The footprint of the buildings is compact to minimize the impact on the ground and to support the idea of a continuously flowing landscape underneath the buildings. This public landscape is understood as a 'garden'. Areas in this 'garden' are defined by the buildings overhead. The buildings which appear different due to their function and layout. The overall design is highly influenced by a comprehensive ecological approach to achieve the aims of a sustainable low energy solution.

Ronan says:
massive is right! sure they get great views of dublin bay, but dublin bay doesn't benefit from the great views of IT! i'd like to see it in a different context. it's still empty ...
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How to get there? By train: using the DART from Dublin city centre direction south. Get off at Sydney Parade. Elmpark is located in 5 to 8 minutes footfall to the south.
Completion 2008
Floor area/size 100000 m2
Cost € 500000000,-
Architectbucholzmcevoy Architects
contractorMichael Mcnamara
Client Radora Development LTD
Project ID 3309
Latitude/Longitude 53°18'48N 06°12'20W
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