CIOB Tomorrow's Leaders Site Visit - New Children's Hospital Project

CIOB Tomorrow's Leaders Site Visit - New Children's Hospital Project

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New Children's Hospital (Main Office)

31 James's Walk

D08 E191 Rialto


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Tomorrow's Leaders at the CIOB Dublin Hub are delighted to announce our first site visit in quite some time.

About this event

The site will take place on 28 September at 1pm. Howard McDonagh, BAM, Project Director at the New Children's Hospital has kindly agreed to host this tour, which will be very relevant for construction students and those at the early stage of their construction careers. Places are limited so book your ticket today. To get an idea of the scale of this project:

The new children’s hospital will be 7 storeys at its highest, comprising of approx. 160,000m2 of accommodation including the car park.

6150 rooms in total

380 individual inpatient rooms, each with an en-suite and bed for parent to sleep near their child

93 Day Beds

22 operating theatres and procedure rooms

48,000 Lights & 36,000 ICT Points

39 Lifts

1,000 underground car parking spaces (675 of these for families which can be pre-booked and 31 Emergency spaces outside ED supported by a concierge)

The size of Dundrum Town Centre, with an internal street the length of Grafton Street

4 acres of outdoor areas & gardens

14 gardens and internal courtyards – including the Rainbow Garden which is the length of Croke Park

2 satellites centres at Tallaght Hospital and Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown providing urgent care and general paediatric & trauma orthopaedics OPD services, chronic disease management, diagnostics and to support community and home based services.


Niamh Webbley-OGorman

Regional Manager - Ireland

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