RIAI Awards 2019

TODD Architects are delighted to share Rathview Mental Healthcare facility came Commended in the RIAI Public Choice Awards, in the Wellbeing category. Thank you to all who voted for our project!

2019 marked the 30th year of the prestigious architecture RIAI Awards, with 23 Award Winners announced across 14 categories. All of the projects on the shortlist have been designed by RIAI-registered architects, and were completed in 2018, with the shortlisted projects decided outcome determined by the 10,000 votes cast, the Public Choice Award.


“The wide variety of projects included in this year’s shortlist demonstrates the diversity of great work being carried out by architects at home and abroad.  Their contribution is invaluable in terms of enriching our daily lives – our homes, schools and colleges, hospitals and the public spaces we enjoy”.

David Browne, RIAI President

“The standard of entries was very high this year. The jury have been visiting the shortlisted projects throughout the country and had a challenging task. The shortlist was made up of exceptional projects including residential homes, commercial spaces, schools, heritage locations and public spaces and it’s encouraging that Irish people recognise the value that Irish architects add to all aspects of the built environment, supporting Ireland’s educational, economic and social infrastructure.”

Carole Pollard, FRIAI, Chair of the Jury


View the full RIAI Awards 2019 Announcement feature here.

Rathview Mental Healthcare Facility: Shortlisted for RIAI Award

We are delighted to share TODD Architects designed Rathview Mental Healthcare Facility is shortlisted for RIAI Irish Architecture Awards 2019.

From 197 entries a shortlist of 48 projects was selected by the Main Jury, Research Jury, Universal Design Jury and Future Award Jury.


As in previous years, the shortlist of buildings will form the basis for the RIAI Public Choice Award from which the public can select their favourite building by voting online.

We would appreciate all the support we can get, to vote for Rathview Mental Healthcare Facility follow this link: Vote for Rathview (its the 26th project down the page).

Thank you in advance!


The Awards Ceremony evening will be held on Friday 7 June at the Mansion House Dublin where all results will be announced and the awards presented.



Irish Construction Industry Awards 2019: Shortlisting

We are thrilled to share three of our projects have been shortlisted for the Irish Construction Industry Awards 2019.

Both Rathview Mental Healthcare Facility and The Croft Early Dementia Residential Care Scheme in the Health Project of the Year category, with Omagh Integrated Primary School in the Education Project of the Year category.

The winners will be revealed at the black-tie gala awards ceremony on Thursday, June 13th, in the Citywest Hotel, Dublin.


Fingers crossed for all three of our design teams!


Launched in 2014, the Irish Construction Industry Awards recognises, encourages and celebrates original and innovative contractors, businesses, teams, consultants and projects that demonstrate excellence in the built environment.

More info on Awards shortlisting here.


Rathview & The Croft are shortlisted: Design in Mental Health Awards 2019

We are delighted to share TODD Architects designed Rathview Mental Healthcare Facility & The Croft early dementia care scheme in Newtownabbey have both been shortlisted in the Project of the Year – Newbuild category in the Design in Mental Health Awards 2019.


Congratulations to all involved and best of luck to the teams for the next stage.


Check out the full shortlist here:


Four projects shortlisted for RICS NI Awards 2019

RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) has announced the shortlist for this year’s RICS Awards 2019, Northern Ireland.

A record thirty-six of Northern Ireland’s most innovative and community beneficial property projects have captured the hearts of RICS judges and will now go on to compete in eight categories at this year’s awards ceremony in May. The eight categories for 2019 are; Building Conservation, Commercial, Community Benefit, Design through Innovation, Infrastructure, Regeneration, Residential and Tourism & Leisure.

TODD Architects are delighted and proud to share four of our entered projects have been successfully shortlisted:

Community Benefit category:
Omagh Integrated Primary & Nursery School

Infrastructure category:
Rathview Mental Healthcare Facility
The Blossom Children & Young People’s Centre, Craigavon Area Hospital
The Croft, Abbotts Road, Newtownabbey

“What’s great about the RICS Awards is that they celebrate and recognise the community impact that these shortlisted property projects are having on their local communities, as well as the talent and collaboration of the teams behind them. Some of these shortlisted projects have helped to attract more visitors and inward investment, whilst others have provided much needed housing or vital services and infrastructure to their communities. The teams behind them should be extremely proud as many were delivered on time and within budget, and with sustainability at the heart, to ensure they are as energy efficient and environmentally friendly as possible.”

Michael Hannaway, Chair of the RICS Awards 2019, NI judging panel.


The RICS NI Awards 2019 will be held on Thursday, May 30 at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Belfast, we wish the best of luck to all teams involved.

All Northern Ireland winners go on to compete against other regional winners at the national RICS Awards Grand Final in November 2019, for the chance to be crowned the overall UK winner in their respective category.