The project for the Urban Beach and Floating Pool in Dun Laoghaire harbour is a collaboration between Arup, FKP, and Wilk Salinas Architeckten for Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company. And is to be located west of Berth 1 on the East Pier.
With Arup as project leaders, FKP on their wide experience in the sports and leisure sector and as a Grade 1 conservation practice, and Wilk Salinas Architeckten of Berlin as the world leaders in Floating Pool design. The project will be a flagship ‘Green Energy’ Development in the heart of Dun Laoghaire Harbour, creating a high quality, sustainable public space. The project is at present at design stage.
Client: Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company
Team Leader-Engineering: Arup (Ireland)
Architects: Wilk-Salinas Architekten – Fitzgelard Kavanagh and Partners
Assistants: Luis Salinas, Maria Ganter
Photomontages: Brady Shipman Martin