• 1,000,000 sqm +

    of commercial projects designed/completed 2000 - 2018
  • 700,000 sqm +

    of technology projects designed/completed 2000-2018
  • 300,000 sqm +

    of research & education projects designed/completed 2000-2018
  • 3,000 +

    hospital beds successfully delivered 2000-2018
  • 300,000 sqm +

    of research & education projects designed/completed 2000-2018
  • 70,000 sqm

    of retail projects designed/completed 2000-2018


RKD Architects is an award-winning international architectural design group with an established reputation for delivering innovation and quality since 1913.

From offices in Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Antwerp, Ghent, and Stellenbosch, we provide excellent bespoke service across the EMEA region-within budget and without compromise. We tailor design solutions to meet the unique requirements of clients across a wide range of sectors, thriving on delivering projects that combine simplicity, clarity, and efficiency, with distinct character in context.





New 2018 Apartment Design Standards Go Live
The recently published 2018 Apartment Design Stadards include some significant changes from the draft issued by the Department of Housing last December, which in turn brought important changes from the 2015 Apartment Design Standards. RKD's Carol Spollen has identified the main changes you need to be aware of.
New Apartment Design Standards Bring Major Changes
Amendments to the Design Standards for New Apartments, published in draft form during December 2017, will affect the design of all new apartment developments in Ireland. In this Insights post RKD’s Carol Spollen outlines what you need to know.
RKD at ISPE Europe Annual Conference 2017
RKD’s Geert Douterlungne and Johan Wilken will be attending the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) 2017 Europe Annual Conference in Barcelona from 3 – 5 April 2017. This year the ISPE 2017 Europe Annual Conference will focus on “Pharma Manufacturing 2025” and the way to achieve a modern, agile, and flexible production landscape.