#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 0°C Friday 4 December 2020


# docklands - Monday 7 September, 2020

Google cancels plan to lease large office space in Dublin

The Sorting Office space is 202,000 sq feet in size.

# docklands - Thursday 5 March, 2020

'Immersive heritage trail' app to be launched in bid to attract tourists to Dublin's Docklands

Dublin City Council aims to hire technology experts to deliver “augmented reality tourism experiences” in Docklands at a cost of €300,000.

# docklands - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Johnny Ronan re-submits application for Docklands apartment blocks following High Court decision

Dublin City Council had taken a judicial review in its first legal challenge to a planning permission grant by An Bord Pleanála.

# docklands - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Concerns of over-development in Dublin 8 as 'Docklands-style makeover' proposed

Dublin 8 locals have watched student accommodation and development across historic areas like Thomas Street.

# docklands - Sunday 24 March, 2019

A tiny brewery is planned for Dublin's docklands and it looks to belong to BrewDog

The Scottish maker of Punk IPA beer is staying tight-lipped on the matter.

# docklands - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

U2 'find what they're looking for' as green light given for visitor centre in Dublin

The City Council gave the centre the go-ahead after the height the centre was significantly reduced.

# docklands - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Johnny Ronan has all-clear to build one of Dublin city centre's largest housing blocks

The 325 apartments, and 102-unit aparthotel, will be constructed in Dublin’s docklands.

# docklands - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

The last waterfront site in Dublin's docklands is up for sale for €120 million

But the local community isn’t overly impressed.

# docklands - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Former Aran Islands ferry to be transformed into floating Liffey hotel

The ship, once used to carry passengers to the islands, has since fallen into disrepair.

# docklands - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Dublin City Council planning new pedestrian and cycle-only bridge across the River Liffey

The council is proposing the Blood Stoney Bridge to cross the River Liffey in the Dublin Dockland Area.

# docklands - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

One of the few remaining Dublin docklands sites has been put on the market for a cool €110 million

The 5.91 acre site, adjacent to Sheriff Street and Castleforbes Road on the north docklands, will provide space for as many as 450 apartments.

# docklands - Thursday 1 February, 2018

One of Ireland's largest property companies has bought this Dublin office building for €28.7 million

After transaction costs and refurbishment, the company will spend around €31.6 million.

# docklands - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Dublin's docklands are getting a new 'brand' to lure tourists

But businesses are worried they’re being left out of the plans.

# docklands - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

This plot of land in Dublin's docklands is up for sale for €27 million

The site could be home to 400 apartments.

# docklands - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Got about €90m to spare? The famous Gibson Hotel could be yours

The hotel, located in the heart of Dublin’s docks, is up for sale.

# docklands - Friday 14 July, 2017

Watch: Gardaí test response to terror attack in simulation at Dublin's Docklands Terror Threat This post contains videos

Watch: Gardaí test response to terror attack in simulation at Dublin's Docklands

The Garda Commissioner said there is no intelligence to say a threat such as this will happen but it is important for officers to be prepared.

# docklands - Sunday 19 February, 2017

There's a plan to 'rebrand' the north inner city as 'Dublin's North Central Quarter'

A regeneration plan for the area was launched this week.

# docklands - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Whatever happened to... U2's skyscraper in Dublin's docks?

The rock band was involved in a plan to construct Ireland’s tallest building.

# docklands - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Dublin's central business district is about to get a major upgrade

It is thought that 2,000 construction jobs will be created throughout the project.

# docklands - Monday 20 June, 2016

Taoiseach called on to create 'Docklands tax' as part of north inner city taskforce

Enda Kenny met with all councillors from Dublin Central earlier this evening.

# docklands - Friday 4 March, 2016

There are some VERY impressive office buildings under construction in Dublin right now...

The 35 office buildings in development are enough to accommodate 30,000 workers. Yet office space is still at a premium in the city…

# docklands - Monday 22 February, 2016

This Dublin office building has sold for €51 million

It was completed in 2007 and has 57,700 square feet of offices over six floors.

# docklands - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Nama is putting €1.9 billion into building in Dublin's Docklands

And €5.6 billion into building loads of houses.

# docklands - Thursday 22 October, 2015

This week’s vital property news: A €28 million Garda HQ and a new development in the Docklands All The Latest This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: A €28 million Garda HQ and a new development in the Docklands

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# docklands - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Poll: Should Ireland's cities go high-rise? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland's cities go high-rise?

A huge development is planned for Dublin’s Docklands.

# docklands - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Huge new office development set for Dublin's Docklands

Nama is involved in the new development with it expected to be finished by 2017.

# docklands - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Residents told to pay €4 million or face being evicted over poor fire-proofing

Requests were made for the Taoiseach to get involved.

# docklands - Friday 17 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Revealed: How the 'Grand Anal C**ks' pranksters changed Dublin's iconic sign Grand So

Revealed: How the 'Grand Anal C**ks' pranksters changed Dublin's iconic sign

It was a clever optical illusion.

# docklands - Friday 3 July, 2015

You're literally risking life and limb if you do this

Young people have been seen jumping from four storeys up in Dublin’s Grand Canal Dock.

Boland’s Mill will soon look VERY different - €150m different

And it’s thanks to Nama.

# docklands - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Another multi-million euro development for Dublin's docklands gets the green light

Together, the two developments are known as the Reveal Developments.

# docklands - Friday 2 January, 2015

Nama's scorecard for 2014 is in, so how did they do?

They’re ahead of schedule, but how much have they made?

# docklands - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Nama has a €150 million plan for Boland's Mill

Well, they funded the planning of a plan.

# docklands - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

U2 are buying 16 Hanover Quay for €450,000 from Dublin Docklands Development Authority

The DDDA says the Planning Scheme recognises the docklands as an art space with a variety of tourism attractions

# docklands - Sunday 12 October, 2014

The Celtic Tiger bridge that wouldn't open because of a lost remote control

The Sean O’Casey Bridge is operated via remote control – but officials apparently lost the device in an office move. It’s now operational again…

# docklands - Monday 11 August, 2014

NAMA dealing with 21 legal proceedings against it - both home and away

The ghosts of developers stung are coming back to haunt the State’s bad bank.

# docklands - Thursday 24 July, 2014

"It's tough against faceless power on that level" - cultural groups fight losing battle with Nama

Office development in The Docklands could force out a blossoming cultural scene that took hold during the downturn.

# docklands - Friday 18 July, 2014

# docklands - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

The Bord Gais Energy Theatre is on sale for €20m

The Daniel Libeskind-designed theatre cost €80 million to develop.

1 2