With experience and proven established relationships with Local Authorities & Government Bodies, Mahon | Fox Architects provides a high quality, client focused planning consultancy service, providing planning advice for clients in Site Appraisals & Acquisitions, Zoning Submissions, Planning Applications, Planning Observations & Appeals, Discharge Licences & Environmental Impact Assessments.
Urban Design & Feasibility Studies
At Mahon | Fox Architects we provide an urban design and feasibility study service to help clients explore and unlock potential development sites to realise their potential to generate meaningful investment opportunities. We develop master plans and studies through site investigation, an examination of its context and an in-depth study of the site history, landscape and adjacent communities. This area also covers the specialised area of Zoning submissions for changes to the Development Plan.
Assigned Certifiers / Design Certifiers
We have the required professional qualifications & expertise to undertake and fulfil the role of both Design Certifier and Assigned Certifier as per the statutory requirements of the Building Control Amendment Regulations.
With proven experience in the preparation and submission of Fire Safety Certificate applications, including overseeing their implementation during tender and construction stages, Mahon | Fox Architects provide a full Fire Safety consultation service. Fire Safety Certificates are required for all commercial projects and form a core part of Building Regulation compliance. Consultation at pre-construction stage is crucial, together with constant ongoing site monitoring we help to reduce potentially costly design implications and oversight.
Disabled Access Certificate (DAC)
With considerable experience in the preparation and submission of Disabled Access Certificate applications Mahon | Fox Architects provides an exceptional DAC consultancy service to clients whether their projects are small scale fit outs / change of use, refurbishments to existing building or new build projects. We provide advice to clients on efficient and economical methods for compliance with TGD Part M and universal access regulations. Disabled Access Certificates are required for all commercial projects and form a core part of Building Regulation compliance and are often submitted alongside Fire Certificate Safety Applications providing clients with optimal efficiency and better value.
PSDP (Project Supervisor Design Process)
At Mahon | Fox Architects we are qualified & experienced in providing a comprehensive service to fulfil the role of PSDP as required under Health and Safety Legislation. A legal requirement, the PSDP appointed by the Client oversees the coordination of the design team and their approach to health and safety ensuring your project is designed and completed to the highest health and safety standards, without compromising on architectural form or aesthetics. Combining the services of our in house architects and PSDP’s we ensure that there is no compromise on your project.
Conceptual / 3D presentation
Locally unrivalled, Mahon | Fox Architects provides a full conceptual and 3D presentation service through the delivery of high quality still renderings, digital walkthroughs and Virtual Reality animations bringing clients closer to their realised conceptual project than ever before. Our customisable high quality digital presentations can be incorporated into any project providing clients with powerful advertising material to be included in print media, websites and marketing presentations.
Religious buildings & Conservation
For decades Mahon | Fox Architects has worked closely with the guardians of historic buildings providing advice in relation to repair, extension and or the placement of subtle interventions helping to provide new life and safe guarding the future of Ireland’s architectural heritage.
With considerable experience in carrying out property surveys, we tailor each investigation and report specifically for each building we survey. Clients also often combine this service with a feasibility study helping unlock the potential of newly acquired buildings and sites.