File photo: The dismantling of a section of the Corrib Gas Line, at Aughoose, Co Mayo, 2005. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Shell E&P Ireland has urged the Department of Energy to ensure “prompt processing” of its application to operate the Corrib gas pipeline, as it sa(...)

The bridge will be less than 250m from the Calatrava-designed Samuel Beckett Bridge above. Photograph: The Irish Times

Bids to design a €12 million pedestrian and cycle bridge over the river Liffey are to be sought by Dublin City Council in the coming weeks. The bridge(...)

Nearly everyone will remember the forest of tower cranes that appeared along Sir John Rogerson’s Quay in Dublin’s docklands during the boom years to b(...)

 Construction  on Dublin’s northside docklands. Photograph: Sara Freund/The Irish Times

Planning permission has been sought for the first phase of one of the largest developments planned for Dublin’s docklands under Dublin City Council’(...)

 The cranes are back and construction around the docklands continues on North Wall Quay.  Photograph: Sara Freund

Last year, with the Dublin Docklands Development Authority (DDDA) not quite cold in its grave, An Bord Pleanála approved Dublin City Council’s plans f(...)

 Minister for Education  Jan O’Sullivan and  Prof Brian Norton, president of DIT, at the DIT Grangegorman campus. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Dublin City Council says it has “serious concerns” about the quality of a proposed seven-storey, 132-bed student accommodation block designed to serv(...)

The procurement of major public projects in this State has been fraught with difficulties, whether they involved Luas, the Dublin Port Tunnel, the Poo(...)

A new 120-bed unit is to be built at the National Rehabilitiation Hospital in Dún Laoghaire. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Funding of €15 million has been allocated for a new 120-bed unit at the National Rehabilitation Hospital in Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin. Minister for He(...)

A computer-generated image of the proposed National Children’s Hospital, as seen from Rialto Bridge

The children’s hospital proposed for the Mater site in Dublin fell at the final fence primarily because it was the wrong horse for that course. It was(...)

1993: A single tertiary paediatric hospital based in Dublin is proposed by the faculty of paediatrics at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. I(...)