St. John of God Psychiatric Hospital

Location Blackrock, Dublin
Value €1,250,000.00
Architects Moloney O'Beirne Architects
Live Environment Psychiatric care patients on site

Project Brief


St. John Of God engaged us to undertake extension and refurbishment tasks in an live environment, which posed various challenges. Hollyfort strictly adhered to H&S policies throughout this process.

The project involved demolishing part of the property and renovating ground floor areas, commercial kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms en-suites, dining areas, and the study area.

Project Specifications

  • Demolition & new build. 
  • M&E works.
  • Ensuring that the hospital premises remained operational during works.
  • Manage noise effectively to minimise disruption for staff and service users.
  • Time management.
  • Uphold procedures to maintain essential services such as water and heating.
  • Guarantee availability of toilet facilities for staff/service users during construction, enabling operational continuity.
  • Ensure adherence to SJOG’s safety protocols, including clear fire exits and stairways, and undisturbed panic and fire alarms during construction work.