BERLINERARENA
Dublin 2013

Urban Beach and Floating Pool

The project for the urban beach and floating pool at the Dun Laoghaire harbour is a collaboration between Arup, FKP, and Wilk Salinas Architekten for the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company which is to be located west of Berth 1 on the East Pier. With Arup as project managers, FKP with their extensive experience in the sports and leisure sector as well as Grade 1 conservation practice, and Wilk Salinas Architekten from Berlin, leading architect for 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