Hayes Higgins Partnership have been appointed by Dublin City Council to carry out the Mechanical & Electrical Engineering works for the regeneration of Buttercup Park, Darndale, Dublin 17. The works consist of the demolition of 20 No. existing dwellings, the construction of 35 No. new terraced houses and associated site works. These new terraced house are to have a full Mechanical & Electrical fit out in accordance with current Building Regulations. (Including the provisions of 2 forms of renewable energy per dwelling) Works included A-Rated gas fired boilers, solar panels and individual heating/energy controls to each dwelling. The electrical systems include fire alarm systems, energy efficient LED lighting general service installations. Other works include the design and specification of the public lighting installations, application to and liaison with all utility suppliers to coordinate the installation of these services within the proposed development.


Name of Project: Regeneration of Buttercup Park, Darndale, Dublin 17

Means of Procurement: Dublin City Council, Framework

Client: Dublin City Council, City Architects Dept. Block 4, Floor 2, Civic Offices, Dublin 8


Hayes Higgins Partnership provide the following services to the project:

  1. Mechanical & Electrical Detailed Design Services

  2. Mechanical & Electrical Drawings and Specifications

  3. Audit compliance with planning condition guidelines, taking account of conditions attached and revisions to tender document to ensure planning compliance.

  4. Public procurement of the works in compliance with EU public procurement directives. Expressions of interest advertised on extenders, selection of contracts, preparation of PWCs, full tender analysis and recommendations to Client.

  5. Attendance at all site meetings, supervision of the works and sign off of housing development.

  6. Diligently administrating the hand over with the Clients.


For more information see: http://dublincityarchitects.ie/?p=1107

Description of Role:

Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Services

Total Capital Value:


Design Team:

Architect: City Architects
Civil Structural: Atkins
Mechanical Electrical: Hayes Higgins Partnership
Quantity Surveyor: Rogerson Reddan