South Dublin warehouse gets go ahead after 6 refusal reasons from planning authority

JMC Vans have received planning permission to build a €13.5m warehouse development in Kingswood Business Park, Baldonnel, South Dublin.

The €13.5m warehouse development will feature over 14,000 m2 of floor space spanning over 3 storeys.

JMC Vans, an Irish logistics and transport company is currently located in three buildings on a much larger site in Red Cow. With planning approved, they are now seeking to relocate to a singular more efficient building on a smaller site in Kingswood Business Park.

South Dublin County Council had issued six reasons for refusal on JMC’s planning application. This decision was overturned by An Bord Pleanála after a first party appeal made by the applicant and consultants, Thornton O’Connor Town Planning.

CGI consultants, 3D Design Bureau liaised with designers, Kavanagh Burke Consulting Engineers, to construct a series of verified view montages which were submitted as part of the planning application to the planning authorities.

Verified view of JMC Vans's South Dublin Warehouse Development
Verified view of JMC Vans’s South Dublin Warehouse Development

Full project details:

Project name: South Dublin warehouse gets go ahead after 6 refusal reasons from planning authority

Site location: Kingswood Business Park, Baldonnel, Dublin 22

Planning stage: Planning granted

Planning documents: South Dublin County Council – An Bord Pleanála

Ref no: SD18A/0314

Floor area: 14120 m2

Site area: 3.82 hectares

Storeys: 3

Verified view of JMC Van's new warehouse development in South Dublin
Verified view of JMC Van’s new warehouse development in South Dublin

Development team:

Developer: JMC Van Trans Limited is a wholly owned Irish company providing delivery and logistics solutions to customers in Ireland and the UK.

Agent and Civil engineer: Kavanagh Burke Consulting Engineers are the leading Irish practice in the area of industrial development projects providing a service from planning through to final certification. They are based in Dublin 12.

Landscape consultant: JBA Consulting are based in Dublin 24.

Planning consultant – Thornton O’Connor Town Planning: is one of Ireland’s leading planning consultancies providing strategic, specialist and technical planning services to a wide range of clients. They are based in Dundrum, Dublin.

CGI consultants: 3D Design Bureau are specialists in Architectural Visualisation, BIM and VR – Delivering Quality Design Planning and Marketing Solutions. For this project, Team 3DDB created a series of verified view montages. All images were used for planning purposes. They are based in Dublin 4, Ireland.